YVES BORGWARDT WAS BORN IN FRANKFURT ODER, A CITY OF THE FORMER EAST GERMANY, IN 1983.

HIS FAMILY RELOCATED TO BAVARIA IN 1990, RIGHT AFTER THE FALL OF THE BERLIN WALL. AFTER HIS PROFESSIONAL APPRENTICESHIP (ANALOG INCLUDING PRINTING AND DEVELOPING) IN NUREMBERG HE MOVED TO BERLIN.

BETWEEN 2005 – 2008 HE WORKED AS A LONGTERM ASSISTANT TO SEVERAL INTERNATIONALLY WORKING PHOTOGRAPHERS  RECEIVING STRONG TRAINING AND INFLUENCE FROM HIS TEACHERS. IN 2008 HE BEGAN SHOOTING ASSIGNMENTS FOR MAGAZINES AND COMMERICAL CLIENTS.

FROM THE END OF 2010 HE SPENT A YEAR PARENTAL LEAVE WITH HIS FAMILY, AFTER HIS WIFE GAVE BIRTH TO TWIN BOYS.

IN 2012 BORGWARDT GOT BACK TO PHOTOGRAPHY.

AMONGST OTHERS, HIS WORK HAS BEEN PUBLISHED IN HARPER´S BAZAAR GERMANY, INTERVIEW GERMANY, MEN´S HEALTH BEST FASHION, STERN, SÜDDEUTSCHE MAGAZIN, VOGUE DEUTSCH, ZEIT MAGAZIN.

COMMERCIAL CLIENTS ARE ADIDAS, BAYER HEALTHCARE, CONDÉ NAST CORPORATE, MERCEDES BENZ, MYTHERESA.COM, NOKIA, ÖSTERREICHISCHER RUNDFUNK, SILHOUETTE EYEWEAR, SONY MUSIC, UNIVERSAL MUSIC, WILKINSON.

OVER THE LAST FEW YEARS YVES BORGWARDT HAS SHOT PERSONALITIES – SUCH AS AUDREY TAUTOU, BETH DITTO, BILLY IDOL, BOB ODENKIRK, DANIEL BRÜHL, DAISY RIDLEY, GRANDMASTER FLASH, HERBERT GRÖNEMEYER AND PAUL WELLER – TO NAME JUST A FEW.

HIS WORK WAS NOMINATED IN 2012 BY THE LEAD ACADEMY FOR THE “LEAD AWARD” IN FASHION PHOTOGRAPHY. PARTS OF HIS WORK COULD BE SEEN AT THE VISUAL LEADER EXHIBITON AT DEICHTORHALLEN HAMBURG 2012.

 

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