Of German origin, Diekgerdes started his professional career in paris before moving to London. He is currently based between London and Paris.
His editorial work can regularly be seen in International publications such as Dazed & Confused, Arena Homme+, Self Service, Another Magazine, Anotherman, British Vogue, Numero, Japenese Vogue, Numero Homme, Harpers Bazzar, Teen Vogue and GQ style.
Collaborations include Fabien Baron, Work in Progress, Peter Saville, ARNYC, David James, Beda Achermann, Alex Wiederin & Robin Derrick among others.
He has realised fashion advertising for Miu Miu, Chloé, Joop, Allessandro Dell Aqua, Kenzo, Levis, Thomas Burberry and Burberry Blue Label as well as working with Louis Vuitton, Lacoste and Bergdorf Goodman on an ongoing basis.
Fragrance clients include Rochas and Hermes.
Diekgerdes’s work has been exhibited at the ICA in Boston, The Winterthur museum for photographie and the Migrosmuseum in Switzerland.
Today Diekgerdes continues to inspire his media with a personal approach and timeless modernity.