The director of the photo festival open your eyes

Lois Lammerhuber (A)

is a photographer and publisher. He has produced more than 1.000 reports, including around 250 for GEO magazine. In addition, there are 80 books and hundreds of magazine covers. He has received numerous awards for his photos, including the “Graphis Photo Award” three times for the best reportage of the year worldwide. Lammerhuber has been a member of the Art Directors Club New York since 1994.

In 2009, together with his wife Silvia Lammerhuber, he founded the publishing house Edition Lammerhuber, which has since received over 200 awards, including the Art Directors Club New York and the German Photo Book Award. In 2013, 2015, and 2017, Edition Lammerhuber was named Best Photobook Publisher in Europe by the Federation of European Photographers (FEP).

In 2014, Lois Lammerhuber was awarded the Austrian Cross of Honor for Science and Art I. Class, in 2017 the Golden Decoration of Honor for Services to the Province of Vienna, the Recognition Award of the Municipality of Baden for Performing Arts and Media Art, and the Grand Decoration of Honor for Services to the Province of Lower Austria. Since 2018, he has been the director of the La Gacilly-Baden Photo Festival.

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