Oliver G. Miller, Monochrome, Photography, Frankfurt, Germany

After a degree in sociology, I began my career as a brand strategist in the advertising industry, followed by various roles as senior executive, never losing my passion for monochrome photography and the inspiration behind it.

 

I started to engage with photography many years before the digital revolution, dating back to darkroom days, where I spent a lot of time with photo chemicals, developing and printing my own photography by hand.  This experience led me to a photography apprenticeship in the late 80s in Frankfurt am Main. Since then, I have been guided by the Ansel Adams zone system, helping me to see the world in a dynamic range of shades of grey. Back in the darkroom days a physical print was the best way to present and appreciate photography. I strongly believe that this remains true today, ideally printed on baryta paper…

 


Exhibitions

Vlieland, Vliehors, 2016 [No.1]
Vlieland, Vliehors, 2016 [No.1]

Leica Store Gallery, Manchester 

2018

 

Exhibition of the TOP 20 photographs, being published as part  the LUF Book 2018.

 


Taunus Foto Galerie, Bad Homburg

2021

 

A curated compilation of CIRCULAR DYNAMICS, Monochrome Views of the North Sea, being  part of a shared exhibition together with Roman Loranc, Birgit Maddox and Angus Hayward, called SILVER LIGHT.


Vlieland, Vliehors, 2016 [No.1]
Vlieland, Vliehors, 2016 [No.1]

Discovery Art Fair Frankfurt

2021

 

A curated compilation of CIRCULAR DYNAMICS, Monochrome Views of the North Sea has been shown at the Discovery Art Fair in Frankfurt. The Vlieland image, Vliehors, 2016 [No.1] has been selected as part of the Discovery Art Fair Edition 2021, including the 10 best artworks presented at the 2021 Fair in Frankfurt.