* 1977 in Hattingen, Germany
lives and works in Berlin



Education

2005-2007 // Master of Fine Arts at Goldsmiths College, London
2004 // Meisterschülerprüfung at Universität der Künste, Berlin
2003 // exchange program at Hunter College, New York
2003 // Absolventenprüfung at UdK Berlin
2001-2004 // studies in Fine Art at HdK Berlin, class of Henning Kürschner
1999-2001 // studies in Painting at Kunsthochschule, Berlin-Weißensee



Grants / Prizes

2014
contest for art-in-architecture, 1st prize, Munich
artist in residency program at Meetfactory, Prague (CZ)


2010
artist in residency program at Gut Siggen by Alfred Töpfer Stiftung

2009
travel grant by Goethe Institut
funding by IFA, Henry Moore Foundation and British Lottery

2008
Goldrausch Künstlerinnenprojekt art IT
studio grant, Karl Hofer Gesellschaft, Berlin

2006
Postgraduate Grant, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) for the academic year 2006/2007 in Great Britain

2003
Fulbright travel grant
NICA-Stipendium of the Universität der Künste, Berlin


Soloshows

2016
'Die Variable des Raums' / alexander levy, Berlin
'Vanishing Lines' / Entrée, Bergen (NO)

2014
'Space Lapse - The Circumvention of Possibilities' / The WYE, Berlin (collaboration with Markus Wüste)

2013
Die optische Abkürzung / o.T. Raum für aktuelle Kunst, Zürich (CH)
Die Operation der Verschiebung/ alexander levy, Berlin
Das Scheitern der Oberfläche / Christinger de Mayo, Zürich (CH)

2012
Setting the Setting / Nettie Horn, London
Something that Stands for Something / Double Explained Tautologies/ Entrèe, Bergen (NO)

2011
Dialectics of Fakes / Basement, FaMa Gallery, Verona
Broken Tautologies / Senatsreservenspeicher, Berlin
Ein Stück Ausschnitt / Axel Obiger, Berlin
Abschattungen / Frontviews Gallery, Berlin

2010
Along the Sightlines / Nettie Horn, London
Super Visionen / COMA, Berlin
KomplexII / Gut Siggen, Siggen
Displayed Window / Showreelproject, Milan (I)
Mise en Cadre / Projektraum Gerichtstr. 67, Berlin

2009

Out of Frame / Christinger de Mayo, Zürich
Der subversive Raum / Kunstverein Baden, Baden(A)

2008
Grey Areas / NETTIE HORN, London
The 3rd Floor / COMA, Berlin


Groupshows (Selection)

2016
Houdini-Debunk the Spiritualists /Bar Babette, Berlin

2015
Das instabile Objekt / Salon am Moritzplatz, Berlin
Born to be Wild / Artornow, Schloss und Kirche Tornow
doch / Schlösschen Biberist, Biberist (CH)
I look at the window / Kommunale Galerie, Berlin
Multidimensional images and pictographic objects / Kunstquartier Bethanien: Projektraum, Berlin
Schlüssel zur Stadt / Leipziger Str. 60, Berlin
Room in Room / Grüntuch Ernst Lab, Berlin
KIK Four-Displacement / Kino International, Berlin


2014

Plato's Third Eye/ Meetfactory, Prague (CZ)
Hausbesetzung/ Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden
Episode 7 / Another Space, Copenhagen (DK)
Re-plis/ galerie weisser elefant, Berlin
Abspann / Axel Obiger, Berlin
Hast du von Bergen geträumt / Tschechisches Zentrum, Berlin

2013
Open Monument / Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin
Introducing Insitu - Episode 0/ Insitu, Berlin
Group Show II / Alexander Levy, Berlin
Superstructures / Arroniz, Mexico City, Mexico
The Legend of the Shelves / Autocenter, Berlin

2012
Higher Atlas, Marrakech Biennale / Théâtre Royal, Marrakech, Morocco

Smashed / LoBe, Berlin
Modus Transfer / Glue, Berlin
Neo R. Brand/ Atelierhof Kreuzberg, Berlin

2011
Neverwhere / Autocenter, Berlin
Subtle Construction / Plataforma Revólver, Lisbon (P)
Thrill / Ancienne Douane, Strasbourg (F)
Il Mondo Capovolto / Delloro Arte Contemporanea, Rome (I)
Subjektive Fenster / MK Galerie, Berlin

2010
Magic Show / Hayward Touring Exhibition, Derby, Blackpool, Cardiff, Carlisle, London (UK)
Real/Unreal /LoBe, Berlin
Redefining Centre/ Artlight / Domaquaree, Berlin
I look at the Window / Axel Obiger, Berlin
Maximal Pleasure / Souterrain, Berlin
Statics and Movement in Between / MK Galerie, Berlin
When Gravity Makes You Float / Grimmuseum, Berlin
Themenwechsel / scholarship holders of Karl-Hofer-Gesellschaft, Besselstr.14, Berlin
So it is, capturing / COMA, Berlin
Interieur c/o Moabilt / Zweigstelle, Berlin
Sensescapes / Nettie Horn, London


2009

Tiefer Raum und fremde Welt / Kunstverein Aichach, Aichach
Form versus Inhalt / Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin

2008
Goldrausch 2008 - Von Jetzt bis Dann / Kunstraum Kreuzberg, Berlin
Versionen / Taken for Stranger, Appartement, Berlin
Sichtbarkeiten / Projektgalerie Hofmann von Sell, Berlin
Wide Angels / Stedefreund, Berlin

2007
Goldsmiths MFA Show / Goldsmiths College, London
Final Celeste Art Prize 2007 / Old Truman Brewery, London
Second Leg Finalists Exhibition / Lyon & Turnbull Gallery, Edinburgh
Scheinriesen / Stedefreund, Berlin
Stopover / ADA Street Gallery, London