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PORTRAITS – Hellerau Photography Award 2020

From 5 May 2020, some of our satellite exhibitions and the finalist exhibition in the Technische Sammlungen Dresden will be open to you again. Please refer to the opening hours on the respective satellite pages. We are looking forward to your visit!

Please note the special regulations for further containment of the corona virus.

We wish everyone good health during this time and will inform about news concerning the PORTRAITS – HELLERAU Photography Award. Until then, please check out our Instagram Channel.

Ute Behrend

Our Prize Winners 2020

The jury has chosen! After many hours and multiple sittings, five winners from five different countries have been selected as our prize winners 2020.

The new catalogue is here!

The new catalogue is available for purchase in our online store. Order now and transform your living room into the current exhibition.

Every year, printed catalogues are published. They contain the works of all finalists. Shipping is free worldwide.

Martin Mulik

International Competition for Portrait Photography

»Change«, »Presence«, »Uncovered« and »Dignity«: these were the major thematic exhibitions that HELLERAU – European Center for the Arts organized together with Kunstagentur Dresden in recent years.

Martin Mulik

Who we are

The PORTRAITS – Hellerau Photography Award was created five years ago. Our output so far: twenty-five exhibitions, stunning photo series by over two hundred and fifty international artists and thousands of enthusiastic visitors.