Yana Wernicke (*1990, Hochheim, Germany) finished her photography studies at Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie in Berlin in 2014. Her graduation project "Irrlicht" has been exhibited in numerous places, such as Germany, France, India and China. In 2015 she was invited to do an artist residency with the Goethe Institut Pune (India). Her work was published in magazines such as GEO, Zeit Campus, fluter and GUP.

Yana Wernicke is living and working in Berlin.