Alberto Schommer

Alberto Schommer

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  Artist: Alberto Schommer
 Live in: Madrid, Madrid, Spain
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Alberto Schommer Artist Bio:

Born in Vitoria (Spain) in 1928 . He studied photography in Hamburg and Paris, and also worked as photographer for Balenciaga. He moved to Madrid in 1966. Schommer is one of the leading photographers in the creative scene in Spain. Schommer has exhibited in Centre Pompidou (Paris), Museo de Bellas Artes (Bilbao) and Museo del Prado (Madrid) in a one man show and in Museo Reina Sofia (Madrid) in a collective exhibition. His portraits have made Schommer one of the best-known spanish photographers of his day. For nearly forty years he has published many portraits in the media by the leading international magazines and journals., portraying through them the face of the power, the economy, and culture. His reports, still live photographs, landscapes, portraits and what he calls "Cascografias" are now part of the spanish visual memory and the history of photography. His work has been shown in many countries . During his professional career, he has received countless awards and published more than seventy books containing photo-reports produced on his travels around the world.