Sven Gutjahr born in Worms, Germany lives and works in Berlin. Currently, he is finishing his Meisterschüler studies in narrative film under director Thomas Arslan who associates with the Berlin School movement. In 2016 he achieved his bachelor degree in Visual Communication mentored through video artist Anna Anders focusing on moving image. In the same year he was awarded with a grant by the German National Scholarship Foundation.
Sven works in the fields of photography, video and film. Driven by queer perspectives his work is often body-based, blurring the edges of reality and imagination. His conceptual positions connect queer theory, performing arts and narrative fiction by exploring aesthetics of intimacy, control and excess.