Ken Schluchtmann

Photography & Post Production


Ken Schluchtmann (1970) is a German architectural and commercial photographer who lives and works in Berlin. He established his agency in 2001, working for designers and large companies with a focus on Europe, Asia, and North America.

He has won several international competitions and honors, including receiving the Arcaid Images Photography Award (World Architecture Festival) twice. His pictures have been exhibited worldwide.

In addition to his commercial work, Ken is also involved in freelance projects: “Architecture and Landscape in Norway” is his personal take on Norway. His images are the fruit of a narrative project that goes beyond mere documentation of the landscape, architecture or object he portrays. Ken acts as “writer of the third millennium” sharing a visual story with us, an intimate dialogue between the Norwegian landscape and observer.


Group Exhibition at House of Norway, Museum Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt a.M.
Solo Exhibition »Architecture and Landscape in Norway«, Nordic Embassies, Berlin
Solo Exhibition »Architecture and Landscape in Norway«, BMW Luxury Excellence Pavillons Berlin (67th International Film Festival), Warsaw, Toronto, Singpore, Kuala Lumpur
Single exhibition Norway – Architecture, Infrastructure, Landscape“ – Conference and Exhibition in Milan, Italy Single exhibition Norway – Architecture and Landscape in Norway, Stuttgarter Buchwochen in cooperation with the Royal Embassy of Norway Member of jury „Next Landmark“ Berlin 2016, Floornature international architectural and urban photography contest
Group exhibition Common Fest, Beirut Single exhibition TFF Rudolstadt
Group exhibition Building Images, Werkstatt, London
Group exhibition at Hatje Cantz & Du Moulin, Pop-Up Showroom at Bikini Berlin
Member of jury Arcaid Images Architectural Awards 2014, Singapore
Book publication Architektur und Landschaft in Norwegen / Architecture and Landscape in Norway, Hatje Cantz Verlag Berlin
Solo exhibition National Routes at ZeitHaus Museum, Autostadt Wolfsburg
Group exhibition We Create Berlin, Volkswagen Automobil Forum, Berlin
World Architectural Photographer of the Year 2013, Arcaid Images Architectural Photography Award, Singapore
Awarded the Golden Eye B-to-B Photo Award, Berlin
Group exhibition Neujahrsempfang der Kreativen, Temporäre Kunsthalle, Schlossplatz, Berlin
Group exhibition Tatorte – Design braucht Täter, IMM Cologne
09. International Furniture Fair, Cologne
Shortlisted, Code Poster Contest, Berlin
Joined Create Berlin, a network of designers and architects in Berlin
Group exhibition Create Berlin Goes London, London Design Festival
Solo exhibition Naturschöne. Landschaften mit kleinen Fehlern, Galerie der Künste, Berlin
Founding member of Sage Hospital e.V., Senegal
Group exhibition Spectrum,, Bare masonry Friedrich Carree, Berlin – concept, production and participation
Founded the agency in Berlin together with Dirk Daehmlow.
Attended the photo-designer course at Lette-Verein, Berlin
Born in Salzgitter-Lebenstedt
Lives and works in Berlin