Ole Witt realizes long-term documentary projects and works as a freelance photographer in Hanover and Berlin.

Since 2014 he has been studying photojournalism and documentary photography at the Hanover University of Applied Sciences and Arts.

He continued his studies in 2017 at the National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad, India.

His works have been published in Stern, Spiegel Online, Wired.com, FAZ or Cicero and exhibited at several international festivals.

He was among the finalists of Lensculture´s Exposure Awards in 2017  and won the Kolga Newcomer Award in 2018.

Ole Witt is represented by INSTITUTE.




12.02.2018 Lensculture Exposure Award Finalist

13.04.2018 Zunkunftswerkstatt Ihme-Zentrum, Soloexhibition, Hannover

28.04-24.06.2018 Young Photobook, Braunschweig

01.05-31.05.2018 The Library Project, Dublin

03.05.2018 stern publication – Bürokratie macht geduldig

04.05.2018 Kolga Newcomer Award, Tbilisi

17.05-20.06.2018 Photo London, London

22.05.2018 Wired.com – Capturing Humor in a Sea of Red Tape

31.05-03.06.2018 Photobook Fesival, Kassel

01.06.2018 GeoArt Gallery, Berlin

01.06-30.06.2018 IED – Instituto Europeo di Design, Madrid

06.06-29.07.2018 Athens Photo Fest, Athens

07.06-17.06.2018 Triennial of Photography, Hamburg

20.06-24.06.2018 Lumix Festival, Hannover

08.07-15.08.2018 Foto Leggendo, Roma

23.07.2018 Spiegel.de/Panorama – Ihre voraussichtliche Wartezeit beträgt 14 Stunden

27.08.2018 Georgien inside/outside book launch

02.09-09.09.2018 Photography Seminar Litauen, Nida

01.09-16.09.2018 Visa pour l´image OFF, Perpignan

30.09.2018 FAZ – Sonntagszeitung – Der Klotz des Anstoßes

14.09-30.10.2018 Kaunas Photo 2018

10.09-16.09.2018 Organ Vida – International Photography Festival, Zagreb

21.09-16.10.2018 International Photoszene Köln, Cologne

04.10-07.10.2018 Photobook Week Aarhus, Aarhus

01.11.2018 Zentralbibliothek Dresden, Dresden

21.12.2018 Group Exhibition, Lichtblick Cologne

02.2019 The Tokyo Art Book Fair, Tokyo

21.03.2019 photo of the week, www.ostpol.de

01.04.2019 Bummels Mission, Cicero – Magazin für politische Kultur

06.04.2019 Der Neue BFF-Förderpreis 2019, Finalist