S E B A S T I A N R I E M E R
Sebastian Riemer received his M.F.A. in Photography at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, where he studied for two years under Thomas Ruff. Born in Oberhausen, Germany, Riemer has exhibited extensively throughout Germany, Russia, Poland and Istanbul. His work utilizes the manipulation of the photographic image, and has garnered him international acclaim, earning him The Young Artist Award from the State of North Rhine-Westphalia (2015), the Audi Art Award Neue Fotografie (2012), as well as the German Youth Photoprice (2004). Riemer holds permanent photographic collections at the Kunstpalast Düsseldorf, as well as the City Museum Düsseldorf. He currently lives and works in Düsseldorf, Germany.