born in 1966 in Oldenburg (North Germany), lives in Hamburg (Germany)

Kai-Uwe Gundlach got interested in photography as a 12 year-old boy, when his grandfather gave his old 4×5“ camera to him. Having received formal education in photography, he worked as an assistant photographer for a few years.

He founded a fine art b/w lab in Hamburg in the early 1990s, and has been working as a freelance photographer for creative agencies worldwide and for several magazines since 1995. Kai-Uwe Gundlach won numerous awards and his personal work has been shown in group- and solo exhibitions, including: EDO, Robert Morat Galerie Berlin, Sony World Photography Awardshow, and The Awards, AOP Gallery London  in 2009. The Shibuya series has been recently exhibited in Berlin at the Robert Morat Gallery, and has been published by white-press via Schaden.com as a book titled “EDO“.