Alexander Strohte was born in Germany in 1969. Since 1985 he dealt with painting and photography. In 1989 he moved to Hamburg. He studied art history and design at Hamburg. Since 1995 Strohte has focused on abstract seascapes. The artist lives and works in Hamburg. Alexander Strohte’s paintings are places of longing. He portrays known lakes and sea pieces but he reduces them to their essence. His art is very authentic, especially through his lines.