Martín KöhlerDirector / Photographer
Martín was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1975. Although he graduated from law school, he has worked as an advertising photographer for over 25 years, following the dictates of his true vocation as third generation of a family of advertising agents and artist like your father Walter Köhler. In the beginning, he worked as an assistant photographer in many photography studios. In 2001, he started his career as a freelance photographer and worked for various advertising agencies, publishers and companies. In 2008, he began to make important international graphic campaigns; he expanded his service range and incorporated international advertising agencies like: DDB, Young & Rubicam, BBDO, Ogilvy, Geometry, Grey, Saatchi & Saatchi, Leo Burnett, Sancho BBDO, FCB, Havas, Publicis, Lowe Mullen, and companies like Coca-Cola, Samsung, Claro, Movistar, Cervecería Quilmes, Brahma, Poker, Tecate, Pedidos Ya, Aguila, Miller, Isembeck, Avon, Visa, Peugeot and Wolskwagen, among others, as new clients. He is represented by many renowned agencies in Colombia, México, Europe, and Brasil. His works have obtained prizes in prestigious world festivals such as Cannes festival, the New York Festival, Ojo de iberoamérica, Clio Awards and His shots have been selected by important books of international publishing such as Lüezer’s Archive magazines and 200 best Photographers worldwide 2015/2016 / 200 best Photographers worldwide 2017/2018 and recently the 200 best Photographers worldwide 2020/2021. He likes the surrealistic photography, he founds in it the way to express his feelings : ¨Through photography I found the way to reveal the floating magic there is in objects and in people, demonstrating that fiction and reality coexist silently¨. His personal work is representing by Otto gallery, a recognised gallery of Buenos Aires, Argentina.