Anne-Katrin Purkiss(1959-), Photographer
Sitter in 1 portrait
Artist of 109 portraits
Anne Purkiss was born in Chemnitz, Germany and graduated from Leipzig University in 1983 with a degree in photography and journalism. She worked for an advertising agency before moving to England in 1984. After four years at the London bureau of Associated Press, she became a freelance photographer. Her commissions include regular work for government agencies, museums and galleries. Her work has been exhibited in both England, Germany and Italy, and her photographs are held in a number of public collections such as the Royal Academy library, the archive of the Royal Society and the Henry Moore Institute Leeds.
by Anne-Katrin Purkiss
bromide fibre print, May 1986