Fabian Unternährer was born in 1981 in Basel. He works and lives in Bern, Switzerland. From 2005 to 2007, he studied photography at the Applied Art School in Photography of Vevey (CEPV). In 2012, he received in bachelor degree in Photography from the Zürich University of the Arts (ZHdK). He is now a freelance photographer since 2007. In 2011, he was awarded the Swiss Press Photo in Art and Culture.