Dominique Meyer, Director of the Vienna State Opera, and photographer Lois Lammerhuber have chosen 100 atmospheric and essayistic images to give an account of the passionate and creative work going on backstage, which is normally hidden from the audience of the Vienna State Opera.
A special edition of this book was offered as a souvenir to the gentlemen visitors of the Vienna Opera Ball 2020.
Full of surprises, fresh and pleasantly familiar at the same time. Award-winning US-Austrian photographer David Bacher casts a completely new look on the two legendary cities of New York and Paris. This is the first photo book to present the two iconic cities side by side.
Unique opportunity! Edition hand-signed by David Bacher. Only available here while stocks last.
In time for the Beethoven Year 2020, this book lets you experience the life and work of Beethoven in Vienna in a new way – from the world premieres in the Theater an der Wien to the walks in Heiligenstadt.
Lucie International Photography Awards 2017, 3rd Place in Book/People
Rudolph Dirks Award - Presidential Award 2018: Journalistic/Academic Publication
The ultimate book on the occasion of Scrooge McDuck’s 70th birthday is a very special portrait of cartoonist genius DON ROSA, who drew and wrote the Life and Times of Scrooge McDuck. A must-have for all comics fans!
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At the end of a 10-year project, a very special work on the art of conducting is published in time for Christian Thielemann’s 60th birthday. Images join words in a testimony to the truth and intimate intensity of conducting. They convey the meticulousness as well as the spontaneity and passion of rehearsal work.
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Through the aesthetic magic of their visual narratives, Evelyn Schlag and Gerd Ludwig, the artists in residence at the Festival La Gacilly-Baden Photo 2018, describe how the gardens, lanes and squares of the city of Baden are transformed into a unified work of art.
Ioan Holender, Andreas Lang, Oliver Lang, Werner Piller, Walter Renner, Reinhard Seifert, Georg Springer Photos: Lois Lammerhuber 24 x 32 cm, 200 pages German/English/French Hardcover in slipcase May 2009
Bel Canto is an homage to the Vienna State Opera on its 150th anniversary. It presents the 150 most important and best known singers, the stars in the history of the “House on the Ring”– from Luciano Pavarotti to Anna Netrebko. Lois Lammerhuber, one of the best photographers of our time, devoted months to creating outstanding portraits of the artists. In his text, Dominique Meyer, Director of the Vienna State Opera, reflects on the significance of these stars for the world of opera.
A special edition of this book was offered as a souvenir to the gentlemen visitors of the Vienna Opera Ball 2019.
Dominique Meyer, Lois Lammerhuber, Clemens Höslinger, Andreas Láng, Oliver Láng, Erich Seitter, Michael Pöhn, Axel Zeininger 24 x 32 cm, 240 pages, 153 photos English, German, French Hardcover February 2019
“This is a wonderful choir, an incredibly good choir. Such stylistic versatility! Truly exceptional!” Christian Thielemann In this volume photos that visualize music come together with statements from insiders to build an image of one of the best choirs in the world, the Vienna State Opera Chorus, famous for its ‘warm Viennese sound’.
A special edition of this book is offered as a souvenir to the gentlemen visitors of the Vienna Opera Ball 2017.
Gigantic stage technology and pure opera magic! Fascinating glimpses of the mysterious places behind, below and beside the stage. A special edition of this book was offered as a souvenir to the gentlemen visitors of the Vienna Opera Ball 2014.
Depicts the magic world of costumes in the costume workshops of ART FOR ART in Vienna. „ART FOR ART, probably the best costume workshops in the world.“ André Heller GLAMOUR was the gentlemen’s ball gift at the Vienna Opera Ball 2013.
Ioan Holender, Gert Korentschnig, Lois Lammerhuber Karlheinz Roschitz, Heinz Sichrovsky, Wilhelm Sinkovicz Photos: Axel Zeininger 24 x 32 cm, 632 pages, 293 photos German/English, hardbound in a velvet slipcase ISBN: 978-3-901753-19-0, February 2010
Xavier Zimbardo’s photographs lure us into the sphere of colour – with magic, opulent, blazing colours and the intensity of the spectrum. In Zimbardo’s photography humans play as important a role as humanist concerns. This book, however, he dedicates solely to art. He presents a cross section of many themes and countries, yet concentrates on the colours as such.
In evocative, nocturnal, yet light-filled pictures of cars in Los Angeles National-Geographic-photographer Gerd Ludwig presents the icon of our times as the manifestation of that city’s philosophy. A must-have for car enthusiasts!
Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 HONORABLE MENTION
This sumptuous book is the only authorized anniversary volume on 450 years of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna and shows in fascinating images the excellence and unique character of this institution. A must-have for equestrian enthusiasts and an ideal gift book.
Prix de la Photographie Paris 2016 HONORABLE MENTION
Mystical and picturesque, visually stunning and true to life. Inspired by the Rider Waite Tarot Deck, multi-award winning artist Alice Smeets re-enacts the symbolism of tarot cards in a spiritual way in the ghettos of Haiti.
What is Kissinger doing talking to Beckenbauer in a bath tub? Lisl Steiner’s photograph has the answer. Extraordinary artist Lisl Steiner gathers her engaging photographs in an ultimative lifetime retrospective of pictures featuring Armstrong, Bernstein, Castro, Eisenhower, JFK, Martin Luther King, Mailer, Pele and many others. Close up on the oeuvre of a very special woman, artist and photographer.
Limited, numbered and signed edition of 1,000 copies
FEP European Photo Book of the Year Award 2013, Printissimo nominiert 2013
Prix de la Photographie Paris 2015
The headquarters of UNESCO in Paris house one of the most fascinating and extraordinary art collections in the world. A poetic photographic art project by the renowed artist and photographer Lois Lammerhuber.
Irina Georgieva Bokova, Sebastian Kurz Photography: Lois Lammerhuber 24 x 32 cm, 448 pages, 274 photos Arabic, Chinese, German, English, French, Russian, Spanish Hardback in a slipcase Updated 2nd edition September 2015
Rudolf Gamsjäger, Anton Kern, Kerstin Kowarik, Stefan Maix, Hans Reschreiter, Andreas Schwab Photos: Lois Lammerhuber 24 x 32 cm, 456 pages, 275 photos German/English Hardbound in a slipcase ISBN: 978-3-901753-21-3, August 2010
Anton Kern, Stefan Maix, Rudolf Gamsjäger Kerstin Kowarik, Hans Reschreiter, Andreas Schwab Photos: Lois Lammerhuber 16.5 x 22 cm, 468 pages, 275 photos German/English Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-901753-22-0, November 2011
Jessica Milberg Photos: Nico Ferrando 57 photos, each signed by the photographer 67 x 91 cm, 43 kg, 140 pages English, hardcover, aluminium box Limited edition of 250 copies ISBN: 978-3-901753-25-1, October 2010
Matthias von Stegmann Photos: Lois Lammerhuber Preface: Ioan Holender 24 x 32 cm, 262 pages, 159 large-size illustrations German, English, French Hardbound with book jacket ISBN: 978-3-901753-07-7 January 2008
Daniel Soulie, Henri Loyrette Photographer: Lois Lammerhuber 24 x 31 cm, 176 pages Hardcover in slipcase Co-edited by: Musée du Louvre Editions, Paris Editions de La Martinière, Paris Edition Lammerhuber, Baden near Vienna French edition ISBN 978-3-901753-05-3 English edition ISBN 978-3-901753-06-0 November 2007
After the exhibition GESAMTKUNSTWERK WIENER STAATSOPER by LOIS LAMMERHUBER opened on March 6, 2020 at ROSPHOTO museum in St.Petersburg, the doors of the museum had to close prematurely due to the corona crisis. Due to the strong interest, the exhibition can now be seen again until August 30th.
The book WILD is famed wildlife photographer Michael Nichols’ choice of his favourite images and the first book of a new unique ordering system for lifetime achievement books, retrospectives, long-term projects or topics of excellence – Books for Friends.
On 6 March 2020, the exhibition opened at the poto museum ROSPHOTO in St Petersburg in the presence of the artist and of many visitors with a keen interest in photography and the opera. In the current situation, this museum too had to close prematurely. To make up for it, we invite you here for a virtual tour.
Photographer Noël Quidu, the author Cyril Drouhet and publisher Lois Lammerhuber presented AND GOD CREATED WAR at this year’s photo festival in Perpignan, France. The numerous visitors were fascinated by the talk about Noël Quidu’s 30 years of war photography.
Even before Noël Quidu's book was published it attracts the most attention. ARTE was our guest and shot at the publishing house in Baden, was there at the printer and interviewed the photographer in his hometown Paris.
On 20 November 2018, the gala of the 18th MAECENAS Lower Austria sponsoring awards was held at Thalheim Castle. The Festival La Gacilly-Baden Photo received a commendation in the category Art & Culture.
"An extraordinary publisher that captures unsung stories and presents them without stereotypes or inhibitions," argued the international jury at the FEP Book Prize 2017. For the third time in a row Edition Lammerhuber was voted Best Publisher.
On 31 March 2017 a lot of people attended with great interest the opening reception of the travelling exhibition Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace: The Doughboys, 1917-1918 by Michael St Maur Sheil at World War I Museum and Memorial in Kansas City, USA. The book Fields of Battle, Lands of Peace 1914 – 1918 to accompany the exhibition was sold out quickly.
The international jury praised Schätzle’s sensitive approach to “capture late moments of consolation, tenderness and intimacy in the lives of those who have been stalked by a horrific history, late moments of happiness in a traumatized life after survival”.
Peter Bauza's „Copacabana Palace“ was awarded at the prestigious Visa d’or Feature Award at Visa pour l’Image on Friday, September 2, 2016. The 2016 Arthus-Bertrand Visa d’or awards go to the best reports published between September 2015 and August 2016.
On 1 June 2016 the exhibition Fields of Battle - Lands of Peace: SOMME100 was opened in the City of London Guildhall Yard with an opening address by Prof. Sir Hew Strachan, the Professor of International relations at the University of St Andrews. This outdoor exhibition will be place until 3rd July 2016.
Dr. Bindeshwar Pathak, author of the book "Angels of Ghost Street" has been bestowed with The “2016 Humanitarian Award of the New York Global Leaders Dialogue”, in a gala dinner party at the Harvard Club, New York
”’Immortality for your work’ – that is the inspiring and apt motto of the New York Art Director's Club at its Annual Awards, now in their 94th year. Edition Lammerhuber went home with no fewer than three Cubes. We are so pleased and especially happy for our authors,” said publisher Lois Lammerhuber.
For the second time in a row Edition Lammerhuber received a prestigious award from the FEP (Federation of European Professional Photographers). On 14 April 2015, at the biannual Rencontres de la Photographie Professionnelle in Montpellier, France, it was voted Best Publisher 2015.
Great honours at the oldest and most prestigious photojournalist competition in the world: the volume The Long Shadow of Chernobyl by well-known photographer Gerd Ludwig won him the Best Photography Book Award at the Pictures of the Year International (POYI) competition.
To present the book and exhibition project "We the Children" at the Frankfurt Book Fair UNICEF Germany and Edition Lammerhuber invited the visitors to the joint stand L67 / L73 in Hall 3.1 a. There over 50 lectures, discussions and other events dealing with children's rights were offered. On Friday of the Book Fair, the so called "Kids Friday", 500 pupils of the schools of Frankfurt visited the stand to learn more about the children's rights in a musical and interactive way.
On the occasion of the International Day of Peace, which is being observed on 21 September 2014, the Alfred Fried Photography Award 2014 for the World's Best Picture on the Theme of Peace, endowed with EUR 5,000, was given to the Russian photographer Emil Gataullin in connection with a celebration at the Austrian Parliament.
Golden Cube for The Distance Between Us – At the ADC 93rd Annual Awards American photographer Christopher Capozziello received the Golden Cube in the category Photography/Photography General/Book forThe Distance Between Us, published by Edition Lammerhuber in October 2013.
In a special ceremony at the Federal Chancellor’s Office in the Palais Niederösterreich, publisher and photographer Lois Lammerhuber was decorated with the Austrian Cross of Honour for Science and Art, First Class.
The Distance Between Usand Wolfskinder received ‘Silver 2014 ’ in the conceptual / artistic picture books category. Matthias Cremer – 25 Jahre DER STANDARD, EPHESOS – The Beauty of Destruction and GLAMOUR received the „Nominated 2014“ honourable mention in the coffee table book category at the 2014 German Photo Book Prize, which took place on 15 November 2013 at Haus der Wirtschaft in Stuttgart.
Opera Ball organizer Desirée Treichl-Stürgkh and State Opera Director Dominique Meyer held a press conference at the Wiener Staatsoper to present the facts and figures of this year’s Opera Ball. Each year the male guests of the Ball are presented with a gift, in 2014 the opulent photo volume ON STAGE. As in previous years, it is the work of Edition Lammerhuber, who were greeted with great applause for the time lapse from the book recording the preparation of a stage set and changes between acts.
In honour of Alfred Fried, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1911, the Photographische Gesellschaft and Edition Lammerhuber have offered five Fried Award medals to mark the world’s best photographs on the theme of ‘Peace with Nature’.
On 18 November 2013 the volume Matthias Cremer - 25 Jahre DER STANDARD was presented in a room of the Austrian parliament. After the welcoming address by the presiding officer of the Austrian parliament, Barbara Prammer, the editor of the Standard newspaper, Oscar Bronner, publisher Lois Lammerhuber and author Gregor Auenhammer presented photographer Matthias Cremer and his momentous oeuvre that spans 25 years of contemporary Austrian history.
This year, for the 13th time, the Lower-Austrian Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with Initiativen Wirtschaft für Kunst and with the support of ecoplus – the Business Agency of Lower Austria, awarded the Lower-Austrian Arts Sponsorship Award MAECENAS. The MAECENAS gala was held on 20 November 2013 in Melk Abbey.