Patricia Hämmerle (* 1955) lives and works in Zurich. In 1993 she completed her studies with the dissertation “silhouette of the time. Photography and Reality “at the University of Zurich. This was followed by studies at the International Center of Photography (ICP) in New York. Furthermore she has participated in residencies and exhibitions in Berlin, London, New York, Miami and Venice. In 2012 she received the prestigious ‘Swiss Photo Award – ewz.selection’: Price of Julius Baer Foundation ‘Fine Art’, Zurich.