Adrian Sauer studied fine art/photography in Leipzig (HGB/Academy of Visual Arts) from 1997–2003, from 1999 onwards with Prof. Timm Rautert. He completed a postgraduate diploma in fine art/photography, again with Timm Rautert, in 2005. In Berlin, together with artist colleagues, he founded the artist-run gallery Amerika. Sauer has exhibited in numerous group and solo shows in galleries and public institutions, and has also received several scholarships and grants in support of his work. Sauer’s photo works are held in both public and private collections.