Jan Kapitän was born in the former GDR in Karl Marx Stadt (Chemnitz) in 1980.
Today he lives in Berlin with his family and works worldwide.
During his studies of visual communication he started to evolve as a photographer. He launched his professional career in Berlin crossing the boundaries between commercial jobs and free artistic work. Jan is inspired by the glossy surfaces of automotive design as well as the clean lines of minimalist architecture or the abstract patterns of contemporary fashion design.
Jan loves collaborating with other creative minds and tries to realize each and every project with the utmost dedication.