visual artist
lives and works in Dresden

2016          Curator of the German-Polish art project “Kunstzug” throughout 2016 in cooperation with the art academies in Wroclaw and Dresden on the occasion of the European Capital of Culture year in Wroclaw

2011 – 13     Instructor at the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts (HfBK Dresden)

2011 – 13     Master student diploma, graduate studies with Prof. Monika Brandmeier,Dresden Academy of Fine Arts

2009 – 11     Diploma at the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts/ Fine Arts & Sculpture (Prof. Martin Honert)

since 2008    Initiator and project leader of the open-air art space Haifische Dresden Süd-West e.V., Dresden

1996 – 99     Berlin University of Fine Arts/Fine Arts & Sculpture (Prof. Lothar Fischer)

1996          Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz/ Fine Arts (Prof. Elfriede Knoche-Wendel)

1990 – 96     Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz/ Arts and Mathematics (teaching degree)

1970          born in Groß-Umstadt (Odenwald)

Awards

2018     Art Award Paradigma Blickwechsel ANALOG / DIGITAL, Leipzig

2017     Travel scholarship to Salzburg from the Office of Culture and Monument Protection of the City of Dresden

2016     1. Prize in the Art in Building Competition, University Hospital of Munich (LMU), Surgery Center München-Großhadern

2016     Travel scholarship to Thessaloniki from the Office of Culture and Monument Protection of the City of Dresden

2015     1. Prize in the Art in Building Competition, Regensburg University of Applied Sciences

2015     Purchase of the Cultural Foundation of the Free State of Saxony

2015     Advancement award 2015 from the Office of Culture and Monument Protection of the City of Dresden for ‘Haifische Dresden Süd-West’ (open-air art space)

2014     1. Prize, Art and Science Prize of the Dresden Centre Zentrums forArt and Science

2014     2. Prize in the Art in Building Competition, Health Centre Glantal (Schuh/Volkmer)

2007     Scholarship at the Prösitz Artist’s Estate, Mutzschen

2007     Scholarship from the County of St. Wendel Fundation

1995     Scholarship at the Johannes-Gutenberg-University Mainz