2018 Sony World Photography Awards - 2nd Place, Creative, Professional Competition
Patricia Kühfuss works with photography to explore the bigger picture. Besides freelancing in the editorial field for a diverse range of national and international clients, in her long-term projects she uses photography as a reference point to explore social, cultural and political relationships. Having almost studied medicine, she has a knack for science and healthcare topics. She is interested in how visuals shape our perception of the world and how stereotypes can be challenged. She holds a BA in photojournalism from HS Hannover, Germany, and spent an exchange year studying photojournalism at dmjx Aarhus, Denmark.
Reflecting her current shift towards a more artistic practice, she graduated from the Royal Academy of Arts in The Hague, Netherlands with an MA in Photography & Society in July 2022. Patricia Kühfuss speaks German, English and Norwegian fluently and is currently based in The Hague, NL. She is a member of Women Photograph. Her archive is represented by laif.