Wolfgang Tillmans is a German photographer and artist who has started out in the early 90’s working closely with magazine such as i-D and Interview on editorials that featured young people within his social community. Soon the magazines started becoming more and more commercial and naturally the freedom for creativity diminished. His work then moved onto various other subjects that involved documenting process. Tillmans has received the Turner Prize in 2000 and lives and works between London and Berlin.
Wolfgang Tillmans at Royal Academy Schools Annual Lecture on 22 February 2011