Galerie Bene Taschen, Cologne

The Gallery Bene Taschen (formerly Hardhitta Gallery) was founded in 2011 as a temporary gallery for contemporary photography by Bene Taschen, son of publisher Benedikt Taschen. After successful solo exhibitions of American photographers Gregory Bojorquez and Joseph Rodgriguez, Taschen has extended his portfolio to include Berlin artist Miron Zownir as well as the two New York-based photographers Arlene Gottfried and Jamel Shabazz. As of January 2017, the gallery is situation on Moltkestraße, in the heart of Cologne city.

Further information at: www.benetaschen.com


Press for the exhibitions:

  • Arlene Gottfried: Retrospective (1950 - 2017)
  • William Claxton: Works from 1952 to 1993 (2019)
  • Jamel Shabazz: City Metro (2018/2019)
  • Joseph Rodriguez: Spanish Harlem (2018) + David LaChapelle: Recollections in America (2018)
  • Jeff Mermelstein: SideWalk (2017/2018)
  • Gregory Bojorquez: Frame Life (2017)
  • Miron Zownir: BERLIN NOIR (2017)
  • Arlene Gottfried (2016)
  • Oliver Blum: Das Ebenbild (2016)
  • Miron Zownir - Poet of Radical Photography (2016)
  • 5 years – six artists (2016)
  • Oliver Blum: Der Seelenspiegel (2015)
  • Arlene Gottfried: These Days (2015)
  • Jamel Shabazz: Reflections from the 80´s (2015)
  • “A Story to Tell” (2014)