Anja Nitz is a Berlin based artist and photographer. Born in Hamburg (1971) she studied at Kunsthochschule Berlin Weißensee. In her work she deals with socially relevant institutions and she conceptually potrays the related buildings. Among others she has worked on the Berlin Charité Hospital and several important Berlin Embassies, the United Nations Headquarter in NYC, German State Libraries and depots of museums. Her most recent work was at the Berlin Volksbühne. Her works have been exhibited and published numerous times. She has received grants and scholarships including the Bonn Foundation Kunstfonds.