Peer Kugler was born 1966 in Germany. Studies in photography at the art institute of Fort Lauderdale, USA, in motion pictures at the University of Miami, USA, and in „documentary photography and photojournalism“ at the International Center of Photography (ICP), New York, USA. Assistent for Antonin Kratochvil, b/w printer for Brian Young, photo editor for Greenpeace Magazine. In 2007 he joined the picturetank network. His work appeared a.o. in Le Monde, Leica Fotografie International, Newsweek, The New York Times, Stern, Sueddeutsche Zeitung Magazin.
Exhibitions a.o. at the ICP, New York (2001), Robert Morat Gallery, Hamburg (2004), Slide Night, Bern (2007), Neunplus Gallery, Berlin (2007), Westwerk, Hamburg (Phototriennale 2008), New York Photofestival, New York (2008)