Peter Tillessen was born in Frankfurt am Main (Germany). He first studied agronomics at Christian Albrecht University in Kiel (Germany) and later photography at FAMU, Prague (Czech Republic) and ZHDK, Zurich (Switzerland). After more than a decade of commercial photography he returned to his artistic endeavours in 2012.

He lives and works in Zurich/Switzerland and is currently on a resiceny at Cité des Arts in Paris .

Peter Tillessen
Geroldstr. 5
CH - 8005 Zurich
+ 41 76 398 09 94