Joachim Hildebrand studied economic sciences. At the same time he worked as a freelance photographer for press and photo agencies. After having completed his doctorate and fifteen years in business, he turned to photographic art and studied Fine Art Photography at the Istituto Europeo di Design in Madrid under, among others, Elger Esser, Joan Fontcuberta, and Martin Parr. His works have been exhibited internationally and honored several times with awards such as the European Architectural Photography Prize. Joachim Hildebrand lives in Frankfurt am Main (Germany), Berlin (Germany), Amsterdam (Netherlands) and Ellmau (Austria).
Hildebrand´s photobook “Wild West” (published by KEHRER Verlag, ISBN 978-3-86828-866-7) was released in 2018.