Thomas Defner



Born in 1960 in Innsbruck, Austria

Lives and works in Igls/Innsbruck

Training in the photography studio of his grandfather Dr. Adalbert Defner (1884-1969) and later his father Karl Defner (1926-2013) as well as in the School of Photography and Optics, Hall in Tirol. Since 1992 he is the 3rd generation owner of Defner Photo Publishing Company (est. 1919).

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2011                         gallery Aqua Dome “in the quiet light”

2011                         gallery IGLER ART

2011                         exhibition participation Kunststrasse Imst

2012                        photo project “berlin photo update”

2012                        exhibition participation Fotoforum Bolzano

2012-2018               photo project “faces”, the north faces of the alps

2016                        photo project “time-lapse over 80 years”

2016                        exhibition participation Kunststrasse Imst

2017                        photo project “public space”

2017                        book "zeitblende" TIROL DEFNER-PHOTOGRAPHY 1925 TO 2017

2017                        exhibition "sichtweisen" gallery "augenblick", tannheim, austria

2018                        exhibition gallery burg hasegg, hall, austria

2019 KUISA 2019, ART Viehausstellung, imst, austria

thomas defner, eichlerstr. 6, 6080 igls, austria. email: