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Michael Wolf
Biography
1954
Born in Munich, Germany
1955
Immigrates to the United States of America.
1955-1961
Atlanta, Georgia
1961-1971
Berkeley, California. Takes photography classes at the California College of Arts and Crafts with Professor Penny Dhaemer.
1971-1972
Attends North Toronto Collegiate Institute, Toronto, Canada.
1972-1973
Undergraduate studies at University of California, Berkeley.
1973-1976
Attends the Folkwang School / University of Essen, Germany. Studies with Otto Steinert.
1977
Graduates from Folkwang School/ University of Essen, with degree in Visual Communication.
1977-1994
Freelance photographer in Germany.
1995
Moves to Hong Kong.
1995-2003
Accredited photographer in China for the Stern magazine.
2003
Begins work in Hong Kong on Architecture of Density and Back Door series.
2005
Begins Copy Artists series.
World Press Photo Award: highest honors in Stories category, Contemporary Issues.
American Photography Award for the series "Architecture of Density."
2006
Begins 100 x 100 series.
Installation: The Real Toy Story. Museum of Contemporary Photography, Chicago.
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