Photo: Elisa Carnicer

Steffi Drerup (D) is a visual artist currently based in Reykjavík. Having studied with Ute Mahler and Ingo Taubhorn, she has recently completed a Masters in photography at Ostkreuz School for Photography (OKS).

She has also attended workshops with Antoine D’Agata, VOID, Vanessa Winship and George Georgiou.


2022 Photoboox Award Shortlisted

2022 KLPA Finalist

2021 Belfast Photo Festival Photo Book Winner

2021 Copenhagen Photo Festival Censored Exhibition

2021 Kassel Dummy Award Shortlisted

2021 Fresh Eyes New Talent

2021 ISSP Self Publish Riga Dummy Award Shortlisted


2023 Small File Photo Festival – Photographer’s Gallery London

2023 Angkor Photo Festival

2022 Singapore International Festival

2022 Kuala Lumpur Portrait Award

2022 Organ Vida International Photography Festival

2022 Zoetrope Athens

2022 L’Artière + Photoboox Award – Arles Photo Festival

2022 Photolux Festival – Lucca

2022 Photo 2022 Photobook Weekend – Melbourne

2022 Officine Fotografiche – Rome

2022 Photoireland – Dublin

2021/2022 ‚Hi How Are You‘ – Master Class Ostkreuzschule for Photography – Kommunale Galerie Berlin

2021 ‚Reading Room 2‘ – NOKS Independent Art Space Istanbul

2021 Photobook Week PWA – Aarhus

2021 Fresh Eyes – Rotterdam Photo Book Market

2021 ‚Censored Exhibition‘ – Copenhagen Photo Festival

2021 ‚Photo Book‘ – Belfast Photo Festival

2021 ‚Floating Islands‘ – 4Log Art Space Seoul

2021 Self Publish Riga – Riga Photomonth

2021 ‚Let’s Meet On A Cloud Of Freedom‘  – Choisi&Artphilein Editions – Lugano, Switzerland


2021 Masters Photography, Ostkreuzschule for Photography (OKS), Berlin

2000 BA Design & Photography, London Guildhall University