photographer & artist
Meike Nixdorf, born 1976 in Mainz, Germany, is a Berlin based photographer and artist. She has a background in science and was educated in photography and video at the International Center of Photography during her three year stay in New York, 2005-2008. She is an award winning photographer who´s work has been exhibited internationally. She was featured in a juried group exhibition at the Darmstadt Photography Festival, Germany, 2010, and took part in the FotoFest Houston Reviews 2010 where her work was acquired for the Joaquim Paiva Collection, Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Early 2011 her work was on view at the International Center of Photography, New York, in a group exhibition curated by Amy Arbus, Moment of Recognition. In September 2011 her work was shown at the Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro, as part of the exhibition Photographs – The Joaquim Paiva Collection, a selection of 69 international artists including photograpers like Diane Arbus, Ansel Adams, Edward Ruscha, Grete Stern and Martin Chambi.
Recently Meike was chosen for the Second Edition of 2011 HEY, HOT SHOT by Jen Bekman Projects, New York.