Biography

Jessica Theis was born in Luxembourg in 1981.

 

She received her first camera at her first communion.

Her hobby soon became her passion. She instantly knew that she wanted to work as a photographer.

 

After graduating from school in Luxembourg, she studied Photo-Design in Germany.

 

She also worked as an assistant photographer in Cologne, Germany.

 

In 2005, she returned to Luxembourg to work as a freelance photographer. There, she started working on commissioned photographs that focuses on advertisements. Her clients are advertising agencies, magazines and various companies. She specialises in portraits, architecture and documentaries.

Career

 Group and solo exhibitions: 

    • Exhibition and book
        • « Quo Vadis Europa, Texter iwwert Fridden a Fräiheet », Walfer Bicherdeeg

 

    • Exhibition and personal publication
        • « Avis au public – vendanges artistiques », Machtum
        • « Lescht Statioun: Hoffnung » (Institut Camoes, Luxembourg)
        • « Roundabout » – Luxembourg et Grande Région, Capitale Européenne de la Culture 2007 (Rotonde 2, Bonnevoie)
        • « Le calendrier des migrations » – Luxembourg et Grande Région, Capitale Européenne de la Culture 2007 (Arlon, Belgique)
        • « Puppengeflüster » – exposition individuelle (Galerie BC/2, Bettembourg)

 

    • Publications
        • « Kalbasslamettanationalpilgeralbum – Traditions et Migrations / Fête nationale Luxembourg » (Centre national de l’audiovisuel C.N.A.)
        • « Regards intimes – visions publiques / Éléments de la jeune photographie contemporaine au Luxembourg » (New Delhi, Inde et Galerie Nei Liicht, Dudelange)

 

    • Exhibition with a collective of young photographers
        • « Photon » (Galerie Terres Rouges Kulturfabrik, Esch-sur-Alzette)

Gallery

Art Scene