ANNA KATHARINA SCHEIDEGGER was born in Switzerland (1976). She attended the ENSAD (Ecole Nationale Supérieur des Arts Décoratifs in Paris until her graduation, with distinction, in 2003. She then went on to study at Le Fresnoy, studio national des arts contemporains. She was member of the Académie de France à Madrid (Casa Vélazquez) and lives currentely at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris.
Anna Katharina Scheidegger workes in a variety of media from photography, to video and film.
Her photographs are part of the National Fund of Contemporary Arts of France, the collection Société Général and the Ing Real Estate Photography Collection and the MEP (Maison Européen de la photographie, Paris).
Her films and photographs depict urban phenomena, architectural signs, the link between architecture, power and society and images of past and future. Around this theme, Anna Katharina works in film photography, video and film, affirming the primacy of documentary that she is always redefining and clarifying. Modalities of expression, organization and development of her work, the relationship between still image and moving images is each time redefined by the topic.