Karolin Klüppel (*1985) studied at the School of Art and Design in Kassel and at the Faculdade de Belas Artes in Lisbon and holds a MFA in photography. Since 2012 she concentrates on personal projects and often spends months abroad. She regularly exhibits in galleries, museums and festivals, including the “Voies Off” festival in Arles in 2012 and “Festival Circulation(s)“ in Paris in 2015. Her recent project „Mädchenland“ has won several awards such as the Canon Profifoto Award 2014 and the Felix Schoeller Award 2015 and has been published in international magazines such as The National Geographic Magazine, The New York Times, The Independent, The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, etc. In her work she is concerned with gender relations and matrilineal or matriarchal societies.