Peter Schneider was born in 1963 in Frankfurt, Germany.

Since 1988 works as a photographer in studios of social photography, advertising studios and advertising agencies.

In 1992 he began his work as freelance. In 1993 won the Grant of Photographic Art in the Federal State of Lower Saxony with a series about Galicia/Spain.

From 1998 to 2004 he lived in Malpica (Spain). He now resides in Lugo (Spain), from where he works for various advertising agencies, publishers and companies.
Realize exhibitions for Museums and Institutions in Arts.

He continues his work in social photography and also serves as teacher of photography.


1992 International Week of Art. Kleinsassen (Germany)

1993 Art Gallery of Wilhelmshaven (Germany)

1994 Sargadelos Gallery. Santiago de Compostela ( Spain)

1995 Art Hall Bydgosczc, BWA (Poland)

1996 Maritime Museum “Prins Hendrik”, Rotterdam (Netherlands)

1997 Perspective Gallery Wilhelshaven (Germany)

1999 Escola de Imaxe e Son Gallery, A Coruña (Spain)

2003 Sala de Madariaga, A Coruña (Spain)

2004 Museum of Bergantiños, Carballo (Spain)

2006 Museo do Pobo Galego, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)

2008 Amararte Gallery, Lugo (Spain). Alfonso Kiosk, “Curros Enríquez” tribute, (collective)

2010 Provincial Museum, Lugo (Spain)

2010 – 2011 Museo do Mar de Galicia, Vigo (Spain)

2011 Art Fair SP-Foto, Sao Paulo (Brasil)

2011 Museo do Pobo Galego, Santiago de Compostela (Spain)