Vanessa von Zitzewitz was born 1970 in Hamburg. The artist grew up between USA, France and Monaco.
Vanessa von Zitzewitz visited the well-known school “Parsons School of Design” in Paris, where she discovered and developed her artistic talent. Already as young photographer she was very successful, signed first major contracts with well-known luxury brands and photographed film stars, fashion icons and artists, as well as important political personalities. The artist has published her photographs in a number of books, and exhibited in NYC, Paris, Rome, Milan, Turin, London, Tokyo, Berlin and Los Angeles.