Born in Frankfurt, Germany, in 1967, Katja Rahlwes is a legend in the world of photography and fashion. The artist studied fashion design in Paris and began her career at age 25. In 1995, while Rahlwes worked as freelance fashion photographer, she met Olivier Zahm and Elein Fleiss, creators of Purple Fashion magazine. Later, she became editor of photography and fashion for BIBA, a series of well-known boutiques in Paris.
Source and images: © Katja Rahlwes