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Portrait of Swiss sprint Queen Mujinga Kambundji in DAS MAGAZIN – photos by Gian Paul LOZZA c/o JULIA WALDMANN

Studio Andreas Wellnitz commissioned Gian Paul LOZZA to portray popular Swiss track athlete Mujinga Kambundji for a spread in DAS MAGAZIN – a weekly supplement of Tages Anzeiger, Basler Zeitung, Berner Zeitung and Der Bund. Mujinga Kambundji, daughter of a Swiss mother and Congolese father, holds the Swiss record in 100- and 60-meter sprint. In 2018, she was the first Swiss sprinter to win the Bronze medal at the indoor Track & Field Championship in Birmingham. Plus, she is with her record of 7.03 seconds on the team at the Swiss Indoor Championships in Magglingen, and is today the fifth fastest European woman in the history of the 60-meter sprint.
17.07.2018 // show complete article

'Chinese monks bring a bit of inner peace to Unterengadin' – two portraits for BELLEVUE NZZ by Gian Paul Lozza c/o JULIA WALDMANN

"After a trip to China, a neo-hotelier from Graubünden took two Shaolin monks home to Tschlin. Training with Master Yu or Master Liu changes how we view our world." reads the article in NZZ, for which Gian Paul LOZZA c/o JULIA WALDMANN photographed real Shaolin monks in the picturesque Engadine. Master Yu, age 62, specializes in the field of internal energies, and Master Liu, age 30, is a Shaolin monk in the 33rd generation and holder of the 5th Duan, an award given to him by the International Wushu Association, the highest authority in the area of Chinese martial arts. More is available under: And it's this way to the website of the hotel, TAI CHI, SHAOLIN KUNG FU, and QI GONG retreats here:
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