Heidi Pfohl, born 1983, photography and media artist, lecturer and editor. Education in photography and media art studies at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. In her artistic practice she is interested in constellations of institutional spaces and their transformations, and also in theory of photography. She is teaching at the University of Bonn and Hildesheim, is co-founder of the collective LIKE photography, and has supported the Photoszene as editor since 2021. Since 2022 she also projects the Artist Meets Archive Symposium.
The International Photoscene Cologne has been driven forward since the 1980s by the ideas and commitment of numerous people from the museum and gallery scene, politics and business. Since 2013, Heide Häusler has led the institution as artistic director and managing director. Together with Inga Schneider and Damian Zimmermann, she forms the Artistic Board. A whole lot of great people from the fields of art history, art, journalism and the creative industries in general are involved in the programme and the orientation of the Photoscene. With their impulses and approaches, they all ensure the polyphony of the programme.