publications & exhibitions


Blacklight gallery, Padua: Theaters of absence
Opening Friday, May 31, Padua, Italy
I am pleased to share that my work will be featured in the opening of the Italian gallery “Blacklight” in Padua. It will be displayed alongside pieces by the renowned Hiroshi Sugimoto and five other distinguished contemporary artists.
More information (in Italian language): Click here.


Group exhibition: North East South West – beyond the wall
Opening Reception: Saturday, Oct 07, 17:30h, San Donà di Piave, Venice, Italy, Oct. 07 – 22, 2023
I will present urban nightscapes that discover an alternative side of the city, devoid of traffic and tourists, clubs and culture, and represents instead the beauty, peace and stillness of the night.
More information and 3D visualization of the show: Click here.


Solo exhibition “Songs of ghosts”
Museum der Unerhörten Dinge, Crellestraße 5-6, 10827 Berlin, Sept. 02 – 21, 2023
More information about this project: Click here.


March 11: Featured in the Inspired Eye.


Medina Art Gallery Roma, Via Angelo Poliziano, 32-34-36, 00184 Roma RM

Group exhibition: CONTEMPORARY VENICE, Palazzo Bembo, Oct. 20 – Nov. 10, 2022

Group exhibition: VENICE INTERNATIONAL ART FAIR, Palazzo Albrizzi-Capello, Sept. 08 – 30, 2022

Group exhibition DE B-SIDE:
A visual quest for the backside of human presence

Exhibition: Visserhallen, Ijmuiden, The Netherlands, May 22 – July 17, 2022
More information:


Catherine et André Hug / PhotoSaintGermain present:
Another look at Man-Altered Landscape

Exhibition: November 4 to November 27 – 2021
Opening night Thursday, November 4 from 6pm to 8:30 pm
More information.

Pictures by Michelle Courteau, Paris.

Happy to be part of this book intriguing book project.
More information.


The B-sides of architecture: A book I curated with 96 pictures by 32 photographers from 12 different countries. More information.



Curated by Marianne Kapfer. Open Monday – Sunday: 1pm – 7pm. Artist talk on Sunday, Oct. 25, 6pm. Here are pictures from our artist talk yesterday.



An exhibition by Grant Simon Rogers and Markus Lehr. Curated by Klára Némethy. More information here.


August 10: Tokyo Meets Berlin – A Tale of Two Cities
I am happy to announce my upcoming photo exhibition with Toru Ukai.
Would love to meet you at the opening reception: Friday, September 06, 19h
Please click here for more information.

June 28: Been featured on Subjectively, Objective. Thanks a lot, Valérie.

Featured on Subjectively, Objective



March 23 — April 11, 2019: Solo exhibition “Occasionally surprising”
Opening Reception: Friday, March 22, 19h, Museum der Unerhörten Dinge, Crellestraße 5-6, 10827 Berlin
More informationPictures (by Uwe von Loh) of the opening





December 04: I will be showing some of my work in Berlin from December, 05th until the end of the year.
More information here:


November 07: Book release “china. everything happens at the same time.” with love from Berlin
and an introduction by Hajo Frölich, Lin Hierse, Judith Hollnagel and Veronica Leali.


November 01: If you are on Facebook, check this out:
I am featured in the Ambient Night group for the whole of November with a series of night images.


October 29: I wrote the introduction to “Poetry from the Edge”, a fine photobook by Pavel Petros and Wojtek Mszyca Jr.
You can order it here:


May 12 – 21, 2018: Group exhibition “preparing for darkness“, curated by Marianne Kapfer.
I will show images from my series “insomnia“.
Kühlhaus, Gleisdreieck Berlin, Luckenwalder Str. 3, 10963 Berlin



April 21 to June 16, 2018: Solo exhibition “china. everything happens at the same time.”
Opening Reception: Friday, April 20, 19h, LA CAMERA CHIARA, Pestalozzistr. 13, 10625 Berlin
More information and images from the opening



February / March 2018: I am happy to be featured in the Chinese Lifestyle Magazine VISION which is published in Beijing.
The article includes 8 images and an interview about my Berlin series INSOMNIA.





November 26: Starting today through to Friday, 1st December, I will be taking over the @reclaimphotographyfestival Instagram feed.
RPF (Reclaim Photography Festival) is a community organisation dedicated to promoting the best in art photography in the West Midlands and internationally. For more details visit:


November 08: Some of my images are featured in “There’s Something Behind Those Trees”, a magazine by Camera Infinita.
Available in print and online: read more


October 12: 8 Questions for Berlin photographer Markus Lehr.
Interview on




September 08: Some of my night work is featured in “Where The Night Takes Us” by Camera Infinita.
Available in print and online: read more


August 27: I am pleased to announce that my series “Notes from the rustbelt” will be exhibited at the Light House Media Centre, Wolverhampton, UK from October, 6-27, 2017. More information here.


June 01: Camera Infinita releases “Insomnia – Night Takes Berlin”.
A photobook with a selection of my Berlin night images and an introduction by Paul Sullivan: read more

Insomnia - A photobook by Camera Infinita and Markus Lehr



May 08: “Closer to the matter” is featured in “12 Landscape Short Stories” by Camera Infinita.
Available in print and online: read more




July 27: New series online “closer to the matter”

March 17: Group show, Reclaim Photography West Midlands 2016, Long Gallery and Wolverhampton Art Gallery, Monday 11 to Wednesday 27 April 2016: read more

January 30: Solo exhibition at McKinsey & Company, Inc. in Munich from January, the 30th until April, 30th, 2016: read more





October 17: Featured with an article on photography magazine “Terratory” with my series modern ruins

October 12: Canadian music label King Deluxe and Dutch artist Beatsofreen chose to work with me for the cover art of their “Full Circle” release: read more

October 09: Taking part in a group exhibition in Berlin at Rahmen & Kunst Alexandra Erlhoff, Winsstrasse 70, 10405 Berlin: read more

group exhibition in Berlin at Rahmen & Kunst Alexandra Erlhoff


September 28: New series online “this might get ugly”

August 24: Featured in Lumaho 02/2015

June 21: One of my images has been used in a publication about Mies van der Rohe’s Neue National Gallerie, Berlin.
See it on “” read more.

June 21: New series online “au revoir Völklingen” read more.

April 27: Featured on thisveryinstant

March 12: Interview with me on Slow Travel Berlin read more

March 12: Featured in Spanish language on read more

February 20: Featured on Photography Served on Adobe’s Behance Network with my series Notes from the Rust Belt

January 12: More images of the opening by Manfred Carpentier and Eva Bruhns

January 11: Berlin based photo magazine “Brennpunkt” #01/2015 about the exhibition: download

January 10: First images of the opening by Frank Machalowski

January 10: Featured on Photography Served on Adobe’s Behance Network with my series Urban Fragments

January 09: Taking part in a group exhibition about urban photography at Gallery Carpentier in Berlin: read more





December 01: Interview with me on mullitover read more

November 23: Taking part in the first Berlin Büchermarkt zu Stadtfotografie (Berlin Photographer’s booktable) read more

November 03: Interview with me on milkwithtea read more

October 27: New series online: “Cambrium” read more

October 21: Fairytales & Nightingales: My book is featured on photographyserved today.

October 01: Featured with an essay in the latest issue of the Inspired Eye: read more

July 27: Series “notes from the rust belt” featured on read more

July 17: Interview with me on read more

June 02: New series online “Notes from the rust belt” read more.

May 08: “A place where there is no night and no day”, featured on read more

April 29: Series “Zentralflughafen” featured on read more

April 25: Getting some attention in Korea: read more

April 24: Interview with me on read more

April 14: Featured by Willson Cummer on read more

April 13: Opening Nights featured on read more

April 13: Opening Nights featured on Photographist read more

April 08: Featured on

February 20: Featured on

February 16: Featured on

January 31: Featured on the daily inspiration page at



December 12: Available now: Fairytales and Nightingales (104 pages, 64 images, linen cover, thread stitch binding, bookmark ribbon, printed on 170g fine art paper). read more


October 20: BEWAREXHIBIT, 173 Rue St. Martin, 75003 Paris, Group exhibition

August 09: Markus Lehr, et nuit prend vie, featured on read more

January 20: Featured by Australian online publisher urbanphotomag



November 20: Publikumspreis of the German Architects federation
One of my images helped scarchitekten to recieve the Publikumspreis of the German Architects federation. read more

October 12: How Bright is the Moon?
The Technical University Darmstadt, Germany used one of my images in a study about human perception in dark environments.