Tim Flach was born in 1958 in London, United-Kingdom, where he still lives and works.
Tim Flach is a graduate of St. Martins School of Art where he studied Photography & Painted Structures. With decades of experience undertaking commissions for clients including National Geographics, The New York Times Magazine, The Sunday Times, Stern Magazine, Gore Tex and Hermes, Tim Flach’s technical expertise and uniquely innovative approach to photographing animals has positioned him at the forefront of his field, helping to define this arena of photography as we know it. In his internationally acclaimed personal projects Equus, Dogs Gods and More Than Human, he has demonstrated an unparalleled understanding of how we read and respond to images of the natural world that continues to inform all areas of his practice. Possessing an enduring ability to challenge, surprise and provoke, Flach’s work provides a unique glimpse into the extraordinary nature and complexity of our relationship with animals.
Tim Flach’s work is regularly exhibited in international solo and group shows and held in the permanent collections of Miami Modern Art Museum and Citadel in Berlin. He has received numerous awards from the leading photographic organisations and publications including The International Photography Awards (Professional Photographer of the Year, Fine Art); D&AD (Silver); Creative Review Photography Annual (Best in Book); Communication Arts Photography Annual (Best in Book), Art Director’s Club, and 3 Gold Cannes Lions. He has been on the board of awards including WildLife Photographer of the Year, D&AD, and Hasselblad Masters, and invited to lecture at universities worldwide.
all images courtesy of Tim Flach / opiom gallery