Hambourg, Berlin, DE
    Née en 1949 à Berka en Thuringe, Ute Mahler a fait ses études à la HGB Leipzig en 1974. Elle a été nommée professeur à la HAW Hamburg en l’an 2000. L’une des co-fondatrices d’OSTKREUZ, elle vit entre Hambourg et Lehnitz, non loin de Berlin.
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      slideshow contactsheet Mona Lisas of the Suburbs Ute & Werner Mahler / Agentur OSTKREUZ / Picturetank

      In our project we created a convergence of two things poised in transition. One is the suburb, which is no longer a village but not quite a city. The other is the girl who is not a child anymore but not yet a woman. Both are on their way to becoming something else - the suburb...

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      slideshow contactsheet Where the world came to an end Ute & Werner Mahler / Agentur OSTKREUZ / Picturetank

      Twenty-two years after the fall of the Berlin Wall Ute and Werner Mahler once again drove along the old border that used to separate them—they were East German citizens—from the West: a strip of land almost 1,400 kilometers long running from the Baltic in the Harz to the...

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      slideshow contactsheet Living Together Ute Mahler / Agentur OSTKREUZ / Picturetank

      Ute Mahler accompanied couples, families and friends from 1974 until 1984 and documented their living together. She portrays children and adults, men and woman, just married couples and those that have been together for a lifetime already. Essential in all her works is the human...