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About me

Christian Frey

Photography, Visual Storytelling, Multimedia, Film, Website Productions and Lecturing

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University of the Arts (UdK) / Visual Communication / Diploma / 1994 – 2000 / Class Joachim Sauter
Central Saint Martins College of Art and Design London  / Design / 1996 – 1997

Diploma 2000 / zeroG-Autobahn / A 3D traffic ann navigation system and a heads-up display design system for flying car


HTW Berlin | Hochschule für Technik und Wirtschaft / University of Applied Scienes  | Communication Design | Berlin
HMKW | University of Applied Sciences / Hochschule für Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft | Berlin
Evangelische Journalistenschule | Journalists School | Berlin
Zeitenspiegel-Reportageschule Günter Dahl | Journalists School | Reutlingen

Nominations / Award / Scholarships:

2019 Grimme Online Award Winner 2019  / Buterbrod und Spiele / with Moritz Gathmann / Russia during the 2018 World Cup / a journey from Yakutia to Moscow

2018 Zeit Stiftung Scholarship / Buterbrod und Spiele / with Moritz Gathmann / Russia during the 2018 World Cup / a journey from Yakutia to Moscow

2017 Golden Camera Digital Award Nomination 2017 / Das Paris-Protokoll (The Paris-Protocol) / with Team / The climate summit from an insiders’ perspective / Paris 2015

2016 Grimme Online Award Nomination 2016 / Das Paris-Protokoll (The Paris-Protocol) / with Team / The climate summit from an insiders’ perspective / Paris 2015

2014 Journalist of the Year 2014 / Medium Magazin / 2nd place / Category Sport / Brafus 2014 / Behind the scenes of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil / with Kai Schächtele and Birte Fuchs

2014 VG BILD-KUNST scholarship / Brafus 2014 / Behind the scenes of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil / with Kai Schächtele and Birte Fuchs

2011 Grimme Online Award nomination 2011 / Die WM- ein Wintermärchen? / A look behind the scenes of the first World Cup on African soil / with Kai Schächtele


2018 Freelens Galerie as satellite of Triennal of Photography, Hamburg / The Final Whistle? / Solo Exhibition
2014 Buchhandlung Moritzplatz, Berlin / Warum Italien? / Solo Exhibition
2011 Symposium Multimedia Storytelling / Fotofilms / 5th Triennal of Photography Hamburg
2011 Galerie Pavlov’s Dog, Berlin / Wald / Group exhibition
2009 Tag der Legenden, Hamburg / FC St. Pauli / Warum Italien? / Solo Exhibition
2005 Galerie Bergstüb’l, Berlin / Redemption Files / Group exhibition
2004 Maxim Gorki Theater, Berlin / Die Bibel / Redemption Files / Curation / Group exhibition
1993 Pasinger Fabrik, München / Reportage about a home for asylum seekers home /
 Group exhibition




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Clients (Selction)

adlerschmidt kommunikationsdesign, Ankerherz Verlag Hamburg,  ARD EinsPlus, Beta Film, BMW, Bundeszentrale für politische Bildung, Club Transmediale Berlin, Deutsches Hygiene Museum Dresden, entega @ Berlinale, Frank Leder, Goethe Institut, Good School Hamburg, Haus Konstruktiv, Hiel/BBDO München, Hoffmann und Campe X, IEG Investment Banking, IG Bergbau Chemie Energie, Jüdisches Museum, Keum Art Projects for Asia Pazifik Forum, RTL II, Magazin Max, Maxim Gorki Theater Berlin, Magazin Natur, Magazin P.M., Magazin sternView, Mono.Konsum, Plex Berlin, saes Seminar for Advanced English Studies, TaylorMcKenzie London, tsesay Fashion HongKong