Insta photo competition FREEDOM


SpurenWandler and Fotogalerie Friedrichshain are looking for your photos on the topic of FREEDOM!

What does freedom mean to you? How can you show this feeling in pictures? Send us your photos until August 06, 2023 via Instagram or email and win one of three prizes!

Who: anyone up to 26 years old can participate

How: send your photo(s) on the theme of freedom with a short description text or #hashtags via Instagram to

If you want to participate but don’t have an Instagram account, send us your photos via email to:

When: Deadline for submission is August 06, 2023.

Prizes: we will produce the three winning photos for you as fine art prints and send the prints to your home.

We will present the selected series via our Instagram channels @spurenwandler and from mid-August.

Gefördert durch die Beauftragte der Bundesregierung für Kultur und Medien, im Förderprogramm “Jugend erinnert”, Bundesstiftung Aufarbeitung


Youth remembers – Youth photographs 2023

Exhibition from 23 June to 28 July 2023

For the sixth time, Fotogalerie Friedrichshain presents a selection of youth photographs in cooperation with youth institutions and schools. This year, the focus is on the Kulturring project SpurenWandler in the federal funding program Jugend erinnert (Youth Remembers).

Young people photographically go on the traces of the once divided Berlin and give insight into their perspective on the topic of borders and on the stories in public space

Youth photography 2022

Exhibition  21 May – 08 July 2022


For the fifth time, Fotogalerie Friedrichshain is showing a selection photographic projects made by groups of young people in collaboration with Berlin schools, after a two-year break due to the pandemic. The exhibition was designed together with the young people.

In cooperation with:

Staatliche Gesamtschule Königs Wusterhausen, in collaboration with the initiative “Willkommen in KW”. Workshop with Céline Pilch, Teacher Michaela Lindovsky

Dathe-Gymnasium Friedrichshain. Workshop with Céline Pilch & Dominik Mészáros, Teacher Marie Steinmann

Kurt-Schwitters-Schule, Teacher Gabriela Vasquez Pacheco






Youth photography 2019

Exhibition 12 April – 03 May 2019

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Youth photography 2018

Exhibition 15 June – 29 June 2018


Photo workshop April 2017 “spring awakening – plants and animals in Berlin” with Montessori Grundschule am Rohrgarten

Youth photography 2017

Exhibition 19 May – 09 June 2017

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Portrait photography workshops in June 2016 at Fotogalerie Friedrichshain

Youth photography 2016

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Helsingforser Platz 1
10243 Berlin

Tel +49 30 296 16 84

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Tuesday – Saturday: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.