Additional Info


1976 Jan Friese was born in Mülheim an der Ruhr
2004 Graduation at Folkwang University of Arts der Künste in Essen
2004-2008 Assistant to different photographers
Since 2008 Freelance photographer in Berlin

After a lot of portrait and still life projects for different magazines and advertising clients, Jan Friese decided to work on a transportation project for Intersection Magazin. The aspiration in his pictures is to find a new definition for transportation photography. Jan is showing the emotion, which a car gives you in a picturesque way and very often he combines them with moody portraits. 

Quote Intersection:
"For Intersection Magazine Jan Friese is one of the most important photographers..."

Nominated for Körber Award with an exhibition in Hamburg / Deichtorhallen
assorted awards at Lead Awards