2003 - 2005

Royal College of Art, London, England

Master of Fine Arts (Photography)


09/04 -12/04

Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto, Japan


1998 - 2002

Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland

Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Photography, Film and Imaging

1st Class


Awards & Grants


PhotoWerkBerlin Open Call (StreetProjections), selected by Josh Rose, Norbert Wiesneth & Fabian Zapatka


Otto-Steinert-Preis 2015, awarded by the German Photographic Association (DGPh) - Finalist

Kolga Award 2015, nominated for the Conceptual Project and Geocell One Shot categories

Spectrum Artists‘ Moving Image, Breese Little Gallery, London, UK - Selected Artist


Villa Kamogawa Scholarship and Residency, awarded by the Goethe Institute (Selector: Dr. Inka Graeve Ingelmann, Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich)

MdF Berlin Portfolio Review, 6. Europäischer Monat der Fotografie, Berlin, Germany - Honourable Mention


ClipAward 2013 Kurzfilmwettbewerb


ComPeung Grant 2012 - Residency and Scholarship, ComPeung, Doi Saket, Thailand

Project Residency (with Lätitia Norkeit), Centrum Contemporary Kultur, Berlin, Germany


Prix PHPA, fetart, Paris, France - Finalist



Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt - Scholarship awarded by the Senate of Berlin

Man Group Photography Prize 2010 - Finalist

Vattenfall Fotopreis - exhibition and catalogue



Sotiri International Prize for Young Photographers - Finalist

Europe and Asia Photography Award - Runner-up



Raymond Weil International Photography Prize - Finalist



Flash Forward 2007, Magenta Foundation for the Arts - UK Winner

Artist residency (Reykjavik), SÍM Association of Icelandic Visual Artists

Raymond Weil International Photography Prize - Finalist

Pavilion Commissions Programme 2007 - Finalist

SCREENings Fotografiepreis - Finalist



British Council Travel Bursary

Raymond Weil International Photography Prize - Finalist



Deutsche Bank Pyramid Award for Art - Runner-up

Hewlett Packard Photography Award - Winner

Leica Prize Europe - Runner-up

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2005 - Selected Artist



Kyoto Scholarship and Residency, awarded by RCA

The Sir Richard Stapley Trust - Bursary

Jerwood Photography Awards 2004 - Finalist

AOP Student Awards - Finalist

Leica Prize Europe - Runner-up

Solo Exhibitions


Anne Kathrin Greiner: Goliath, Galerie Alles Mögliche, Berlin, Germany


Anne Kathrin Greiner: forma, Galerie Lindner, Essen, Germany


Anne Kathrin Greiner: Fotografie & Film, Kyotographie International Photography Festival KG+, Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto, Japan


Keimkasten 3, curated by The Cutting Room, Nottingham Playhouse, Nottingham, England


Behind the Visual (with Martina Hoogland Iwanow), curated by Stine Ljungdalh, InTheGallery, Copenhagen, Denmark

Anonymous Monument (with Lätitia Norkeit), Centrum Contemporary Kultur, Berlin, Germany


Flying Dutchman (with Chris Bailiff), Centrum Contemporary Kultur, Berlin, Germany



Anne Kathrin Greiner - Fotografien, Kunstverein Husum e.V., Germany

Nachtleben (with Karen Stuke), Galerie Degenhartt, Berlin, Germany



Anne Kathrin Greiner: The Lodgers, curated by Jóhanna G. Árnadóttir, Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland (cat.)

Theatres of Play II: Fotografien von Anne Kathrin Greiner, Galerie Kunstschwimmer, Berlin, Germany

Where I End And You Begin, Galerie der Volksbank Kreis Bergstrasse eG, Germany



Secrets and Mysteries (with Annabel Elgar), curated by Thomas Schirmböck & Carolin Ellwanger, Zephyr / Raum für Fotografie, Mannheim, Germany



Black and Light, Mailbox Gallery, Kyoto, Japan

Anne Kathrin Greiner: Landscapes, Kyoto-Arts, Japan

Disciplined Spaces, selected by Paul Wombell & Nina Gustavsson, Hereford Photography Festival, England (cat.)



Photographs by Anne Kathrin Greiner, Edinburgh Central Art Library, Edinburgh, Scotland


Group Exhibitions


StreetProjections (European Month of Photography), PhotoWerkBerlin, Verkehrskanzel Kurfürstendamm, Berlin, Germany

Licht and Tenebrae, curated by Nathalie Tafelmacher-Magnat, Hilbert Raum, Berlin, Germany


Berlin Blue Art Space, Berlin, Germany

Kolga Tbilisi Photo 2015, Kolga Award Exhibition, Tbilisi, Georgia

Spectrum: A Survey of Artists‘ Moving Image - Constructing Realities, Breese Little Gallery, London, UK


Messages/Mitteilungen (part of 6th European Month of Photography), Strahler - Raum für Fotografie, Berlin, Germany

Maskinen Art Boat, Galleri Maskinen in collaboration with Bothnia Biennale, Umeå/Sweden and Vaasa/Finland

Night Contact Multimedia and Photography Festival (part of Brighton Photo Biennial), selected by Esther Teichmann, Brighton, UK

Kleister 2014, Görlitzer Park, Berlin, Germany

Fifty Years of Photography, Edinburgh Napier University, Merchiston Campus, Edinburgh, Scotland

Launch Exhibition, Heist Collective, London, England

Kunst at Kamogawa, Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto, Japan

Picturing Childhood & Youth: Real, Imagined, Remembered, curated by Margaret Mitchell, CCA Centre for Contemporary Art; Streetlevel Photoworks; Merchant City, Glasgow, Scotland


Keimkasten 3, Raindance Film Festival, Berlin, Germany

Grosser Kurzfilmwettbewerb, ClipAward 2013, Schloss Mannheim, Germany

Secret, Royal College of Art, Dyson Building, London, England

Jeg Husker Dig/I Remember You, curated by Tomas Lagermand Lundme and Stine Ljungdalh, participating artists: JH Engstrøm, Jacob Gils, Anne Kathrin Greiner, Martina Hoogland Iwanow, Renata Kudlacek, Nina Strand  et al, InTheGallery, Copenhagen, Denmark


Alumni, curated by Robin Gillanders, Edinburgh Napier University, Marchmont Campus, Edinburgh, Scotland (cat.)

Illuminator, Architekturgalerie München, Munich, Germany (cat.)

The Lodgers/Show 2012, Edinburgh Napier University, Merchiston Campus, Edinburgh, Scotland

Keimkasten 3, curated by Mariana Jukica, Wiesenburg, Berlin, Germany

Keimkasten 3, [f.u.c.] - fragments of urban culture, Berlin, Germany


Wärme - Einblicke in den Vattenfall Fotopreis, curated by Hannamarie Ebert, Vattenfall Europe AG, Berlin, Germany (cat.)

Underground Worlds, curated by Toby Tatum, Electric Palace Cinema, Hastings, England

Prix PHPA 2011, Galerie Esther Woerdehoff, Paris, France (cat.)

Ostrale'011 - The International Exhibition for Contemporary Art, Dresden, Germany (cat.)

District Kunststiftung, Malzfabrik Schöneberg, Berlin, Germany

Japan Art Donation, curated by Katja Stuke & Oliver Sieber, Jacobihaus, Dusseldorf, Germany



Glass Crash Feeling - Goldrausch 2010, curated by Birgit Effinger, Galerie Barbara Thumm, Berlin, Germany (cat.)

Man Group Photography Prize, Courtyard Galleries, RCA, London, England

Carte Blanche, Clarke Gallery, Berlin, Germany



Atlántica Colectivas, Fotonoviembre, Tenerife, Spain (cat.)

Leichtkauf, nachtundnebel09, Berlin, Germany (cat.)

Urban Space, Foto Rio 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Sotiri Prize, selected by Harri Pälviranta, Sotiri House, Korca, and National Gallery of Arts, Tirana, Albania (cat.)

We Love Lomo, Beyond Words, Edinburgh, Scotland

Europe and Asia, Museum of Photography Metenkov House, Yekaterinburg, Russia (cat.)



Urban Space, New Life Berlin Art Festival, Berlin, Germany

Anonyme Zeichner: Selection, curated by Anke Becker, Galerie in der Stadtscheune, Otterndorf, Germany (cat.)



Kaunas Photo - 4th Festival of Photography, selected by Mindaugas Kavaliauskas, Kaunas, Lithuania (cat.)

The Lodgers, SÍM Gallery Seljavegur, Reykjavik, Iceland

Forbidden Spectacle, curated by Mark Mangion, Museum of Fine Arts, Valletta, Malta

SCREENings Fotografiepreis, Update - Salon für Fotografie, Alter Postbahnhof, Berlin, Germany (cat.)

The Search for a Space, Vault 14, Valleta Waterfront, Malta

Grosse Kunstausstellung NRW, Museum Kunst Palast, Dusseldorf, Germany (cat.)



Salon, Kunstverein D21, Leipzig, Germany

Here Today, curated by Neil Shirreff & Anne Kathrin Greiner, Jersey Galleries, Osterley Park, England

London Elsewhere, Bernhard Knaus Fine Art, Mannheim, Germany

The Women's Art Show 2006, curated by Andrew Buchanan, Fairfields Arts Centre, Basingstoke, England



London in Zurich, curated by Gregor Muir, Galerie Hauser & Wirth, Zurich, Switzerland (cat.)

Bloomberg New Contemporaries 2005, selected by Jane & Louise Wilson, Phil Collins, Jeremy Akerman, travelling to Cornerhouse, Manchester; LOT / Spike Island, Bristol; The Barbican, London, England (cat.)

Leica Prize Europe, Gulbenkian Gallery, London, England

Like Nowhere Else, Royal College of Art, London, England (cat.)

Gone in 60 Seconds, curated by Stuart Croft, CG Projects, London, England



Ryugakusei Ten, Kyoto Art Center, Kyoto, Japan

La Réalité dans 24 Images par Minute, curated by Yoshiaki Inatsugi, Kyoto-Arts, Japan (cat.)

AOP Student Awards 2004, AOP Gallery and Vision 2004, London, England

Made in London, European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium



Eight, curated by Peter Kennard, Byam Shaw, London, England

Secret, Gulbenkian Gallery, Royal College of Art, London, England

Lens-based Open, Surface Gallery, Nottingham, England



Final Show, The English Speaking Union, Edinburgh, Scotland (cat.)

…and you will know…, curated by Erin Maguire, The New Street Exhibition Space, Edinburgh, Scotland



20” x 24” Polaroid Portraits, Scottish National Portrait Gallery and KJP Gallery, Edinburgh, Scotland

Sick Kids, Phillips Auctioneers, Edinburgh, Scotland (cat.)

Drumsheugh Baths, Edinburgh, Scotland



Since 04/2013

Photography Lecturer (BA Graphic Design and Visual Communication)

Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft, Berlin, Germany

Since 2013

Workshop Leader

Kulturbüro Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany


Workshop Leader (with Catriona Shaw)

Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst e.V., Berlin, Germany


Course Leader (Photography)

Volkuniversiteit Amstelland, Netherlands

2009 - 2010

Lecturer P/T (BA Photography)

The University of Middlesex, London, England

2008 - 2011

Photography Tutor (BA Photography)

Open College of the Arts, Barnsley, England


Since 2008

Course Leader (Creative Photography)

Albert-Einstein-Volkshochschule, Berlin, Germany


2005 - 2007

Teacher of Art / Photography

Godalming College, Surrey, England


Guest Lectures/Talks

2014            Interview on NHK, Japan, broadcast on 17th and 24th June

2014            Goethe-Institut Villa Kamogawa, Kyoto, Japan (01/2014; 03/2014)

2006-2013   Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland (BA Photography & Film)

2012            Chiang Mai University, Thailand (College of Arts, Media and Technology)

2011            Designakademie Berlin, Germany (BA Communication Design)

2010            Westminster University, London, England (BA Photography)

2009            Middlesex University, London, England (BA Photography)

2008            Freie Waldorfschule Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany

2005            Richmond: The American University in London, England (BA Photography)

2004            Kyoto City University of Arts, Kyoto, Japan

2004            Kyoto-Arts, Kyoto, Japan


2013            Judge for 2013 Open Call, Fotospace, UK           



Museum of Photography, Yekaterinburg, Russia

Reykjavik Museum of Photography, Iceland

The Great Eastern Hotel, London, England

Les Hotels Rive Gauche, Paris, France

Vattenfall Art Collection, Berlin, Germany

Photoplatz Bogota Hotel, Berlin, Germany

Royal College of Art, London, England

Napier University, Edinburgh, Scotland

Drumsheugh Baths, Edinburgh, Scotland

Collection of J. Huntingford, England

Collection of F. Knapp, London, England

Collection of T. Horne, London, England

Collection of D. McClemond, New York, USA

and various private collections in Asia, Australia, Europe and the USA

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