Ilja Niederkirchner: the only thing that matters

If I’ve ever felt used by you photographing me...
I had never even thought about that. And frankly, I got slightly offended by your question.

People asked – you said.
I don’t understand – I said.
For me that topic was beyond debate. Your work had nothing to do with a superior male view on a beautiful young girl. Not even if the girl was crying nakedly most of the time. Not even if the girl was me. Just the opposite: it was your view on our life – calm but urgent as always – with no filters, no mercy, no time to lie or pretend or arrange to fit into social constructs and schemes. It was us and that’s the only thing that matters.
[...]

Hardcover, Swiss binding with a printed linen cover
Size: 15 x 20 cm, 64 pages, including an inserted letter
Edition of 400 copies

28.00 Euro

One year has passed, and here it is: the new issue of 'dienacht'!

The gold standard for photographers, including 80 pieces of advice from Latvian photographer Ivars Gravlejs.

Das Künstlerbuch von Maya (ihr Portfolio wurde in "dienacht" #6 vorgestellt) ist das dritte Buch, das bei Die rote Trude erschienen ist. [...]

Juliane, 24 y.o. and mother of two, contacted me a while ago. She likes getting spanked, and she asked me to document her bruises. A story about [...]