Serkan Günes (b. 1980, Istanbul) lives in Swedish Lapland. He started photography at the age of 22. Through his camera, he discovered the Swedish nature and the Nordic light. Serkan captures the variety in intimate as well as grand landscape. His keen sense for light has become Serkan's trademark.
Serkan Günes has published three books. Beside working full time with Fine Art Landscape Photography, Serkan is highly appreciated keynote speaker and workshop leader. Visit shop.serkangunes.com to purchase Serkan's fine art prints and books.
Stipends & Awards
Working grant by The Swedish Arts Grants Committee
Stipend for artistic development by County Council of Norrbotten
Stipend for the The Land of Eight Seasons by The Swedish Authors’ Fund
Stipend by Olofström Municipality and Harry Martinson Society
Abisko Stipend by Prince Carl Gustaf Foundation
Stipend for the book Stockholm by The Swedish Authors’ Fund
Elected Nature Photographer of the Year 2009 by Swedish EPA
Winner of Wildlife Photographer of the Year, Eric Hosking Award
"Tre konstnärer" Group exhibition at Kiruna Art Gallery, Kiruna
"Från Natur" Group exhibition at Gallery Foajén, ArtNorth, Luleå
"The Land of Eight Seasons" at Gällivare Museum.
"The light of Lapland" at Fujikina 2019 in Tokyo, Japan.
"The Land of Eight Seasons" at Naturum Laponia Visitor Center
"The Land of Eight Seasons" at Stockholm Photo Fair
"The Land of Eight Seasons" at Photokina Photo Fair (Germany)
"Mitt Tyresta" in Tyresta National Park Information Centre
"Årstider" at Wilderness Fair in Stockholm
Stockholm Outdoor Festival
"Vildmark" Wilderness Fair in Stockholm
Group exhibition at Waldemarsudde in Stockholm
Exhibition with The Church of Sweden, at Bollmoradalens kyrka in Tyresö
“Jakten på ljuset” at Natural History Museum in Stockholm
"Nordiskt ljus" at Wilderness Fair in Stockholm
"Mitt Afrika" at Stockholm Photo Fair
Wildlife Photographer of the Year at Natural History Museum in London