Dieter Blum

Dieter Blum

Dieter Blum is a contemporary photographer of international renown, whose photo reportages have been published in magazines such as Stern, Geo, Time, Spiegel and Vanity Fair. Alongside the publication of several books and artist monographs, his oeuvre has been acknowledged through numerous international solo exhibitions. Blum also coined the photographic image used for the widely known Marlboro advertising campaigns.

His topics range from reportages about the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Africa, and classical dance right up to portraits of politicians.

 

Honours and Awards (selection)

1972
Obelisk for the exhibition ‘Das Abenteuer Afrikat, Photokina’

2002
Art Directors Club for Marlboro Campaign

2015
Grande médaille de Vermeil, Arts-Sciences-Lettres

Dieter Blum