all photos © layla zami

top left : artists of the Gonguan Chinese Opera Company Taipei Aug 2015

bottom left: Taipei time flows Aug 2015

top right : Oxana Chi, my muse, performing "Neferet iti" in NYC at "Dapline Festival"  July 2015

bottom right: André M. Zachary and LaMont Hamilton, wonderful artists and curators of the "Dapline" Festival, Aug 2015

* 2014 Layla Zami Featured Artist at the collective exhibition "10 ans 40 artistes" @ Violette and co Paris

* New publication in November 2013 in art book 'turning pages' by x_art splitta


* politicizing trans | transforming politics. Galerie Funke Berlin May 2012

"Ilya W." San Francisco 2009. (c) laYla zami

Curators Prof. Dr. Lann Hornscheidt & Ja’n Sammla

to dyke_trans | dis_visualizing re_locating de_silencing |

Participating artists | Zanele Muholi | Claude Cahun | LaYla Zami
Coco Riot | Goodyn Green | Anja Weber | Justin Time | Elisha Lim |
Lann Hornscheidt | Ja'n Sammla | Rae Spoon

Read Exhibition Booklet online

Pictures of the exhibition


Mémoire dansée. Paris 2011

Après Berlin, Oxana Chi présente l'exposition à Paris à la  Galerie / Librairie violette and co

Article en français dans "La Gazette de Berlin"

Tanzende Erinnerungen, Exposition Mémoire dansée, 27.04 - 20.05.2011 Berlin

Article en français dans "La Gazette de Berlin"

Deutscher Artikel in "AVIVA"

Voir le programme


"Lichtspuren" new article with text and images by Layla Zami - brennpunkt, magazin für fotografie Ausgabe Oct/Dez 2011

zum anschauen/runterladen:

cover of magazine "blattgold" apr/may. 2011

taipei moving-still life, 2010

Serie on dancer Oxana Chi and her performance Through Gardens | Durch Gärten

indian dream of light

chinese dream of sunset

african dream | berlin winter sunrise

'quand je ne dors pas, je rêve'. wifredo lam

i mostly use argentic photography, old school. more coming up

all photos © layla zami