Adrien H. Tillmann – Village Vanguard 2017 -Photo by William Brown

Adrien H. Tillmann is a French photographer based in Manhattan, New-York, born from a french-german family near Paris. His photography, mainly dedicated to the Jazz world can be seen in various parts of the globe including on the walls of the legendary New-York Jazz Clubs “The Village Vanguard” and “Birdland“.

The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)‘s blog featured his portrait of New-York vibraphonist Joel Ross.
Customers include The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Motema Music, Sunhouse Inc., New York City Jazz Record etc...




Professional Associations:
American Society of Media Photographers
Jazz Journalists Association

Downbeat, JazzTimes, New York Times, New York Post, Billboard, NPR, New-York City Jazz Record, SF MOMA, CitizenJazz (…)

Artists (photo and/or video):
Roy Ayers, Ravi Coltrane, Mark Guiliana, Pharoah Sanders, Herbie Hancock, Kamasi Washington, DeeDee Bridgewater, Dr. Lonnie Smith, SFJAZZ Collective, Nicholas Payton, Dhafer Youssef, Joey Alexander, Billy Harper, Omara Portuondo, Roberto Fonseca, Cecile McLorin-Salvant, Snarky Puppy, Cyrus Chestnut, Brian Blade, Azar Lawrence, Steve Turre, Christian McBride, Greg Osby, Christian Scott, Joshua Redman, Petros Klampanis, Gilad Hekselman, Ziv Ravitz, Jeff “Tain” Watts, Marcus Strickland, Mark de Clive-Lowe, Joel Ross, Jana Herzen, Oded Tzur, Raynald Colom, Jaleel Shaw, Marquis Hill,  Brandee Younger, Dezron Douglas, etc…

Awards / Distinctions
Jazz Journalist Association “Photo of the year” Nominee – 2017

Collections & Archives
Village Vanguard (New-York, US)
Birdland (New-York, US)