Christopher Hartmann was born in Germany in Germany in 1993, studied in Barcelona and currently lives and work in London. He holds an MA in Communication Design from Central Saint Martins and a MFA in Fine Art at Goldsmiths University London. In his work, he is interested in depicting complex relationships shaped by alienation, intimacy and emotional attachment/detachment; in which a seemingly tender touch speaks of distance and rejection. Hartmann exhibited his work in Antwerp, Tel Aviv, Berlin, and London. He was a nominee for the 2019 HixAward and is a recent grantee from the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation (2020).