Bastian, born 1977 on the island Borkum in the north of Germany, lives in Hamburg with his wife and this wo daughters. He dedicates himself to street photography since 2012. His pictures have been showcased in Minneapolis, Providence, Berlin and Hamburg. He has published a Magazine together with a group of street photographers from Hamburg and Berlin during the Corona-Crisis in spring 2020.
In his work he mainly focusses on artistic interpretations of subject matter that evolve from living in a metropolis. His approach is a very personal one. He has a strong propensity for the thesis that a photograph always is a window into the photographers soul.
Bastian started shooting in color, but then developed a major interest in black and white photography over time.
In 2019, Bastian has opened a gallery for contemporary photography in the heart of Hamburg. Together with landscape photographer Markus Albert he is showcasing work from fellow street and landscape photographers from all over