Biography

1988–95 Studied at the Kunsthochschule Berlin Weißensee
Graduate sculptor/fine artist, Master student
1992–93 Photography and film studies at the École Nationale Supérieure
des Beaux-Arts Paris. Awarded a grant by the Deutsch–Französisches–Jugendwerk

 
Grants | Prizes | Competitions
2017
Modulare Unterkünfte für Flüchtlinge, invited competition, Berlin
Artist Working Grant from the Berlin Senat
Implementation of competition Mitte in der Pampa – Kunst im Untergrund, nGbK Berlin
2014-15
Implementation of competition in connection with the 50th anniversary of the Berlin borough Märkisches Viertel, in cooperation with Gust&Grünhagen and GESOBAU AG
2011 Residental grant, Lichtenberg Studios, Berlin
2009 Implementation of competition entry during artist‘ World II,
MACHmit! Museum, Berlin
2006 Pilot project Gropiusstadt, Berlin, residential grant
2005
Residential grant, Künstlerhaus Schloss Plüschow, Mecklenburg
2nd prize, shorts welcome, Online Filmfest Munich
2004 Residential grant, Künstlerhaus Prösitz
2000 Grant from the Käthe Dorsch Stiftung, Berlin
1999 1st prize, KunstTraum’ competition, Oberschöneweide, Berlin
1998 USA, awarded a grant by DAAD
1997 NaFöG, Postgraduate grant from the Senat für Wiss. u. Forschung, Berlin
1996 Residential grant, Künstlerhaus Ahrenshoop, Stiftung Kulturfonds
1995 Goldrausch, project for female artists, Senatsförderung Berlin

 
Exhibitions | Actions | Festivals

Solo Exhibitions
2017
Hellersdorfer Tanzplatz, a Participatory Art Performance, Mitte in der Pampa – Kunst im Untergrund, nGbK, Berlin
2015
Locals from the Märkisches Viertel are philosophizing. How should we live (together)?,
a Participatory Art Performance with Prof. Dr. Bertram Lomfeld, VIERTEL BOX, Märkisches Viertel, Berlin
2014
Swap meet, in cooperation with Sladjan Nedeljkovic, Galerie m, Berlin Marzahn
Dead and buried – and grass grown over, art performance, former Wall strip Märkisches Viertel/Pankow, Berlin
QUARTER MIXER – Dance on the Lawn, a Participatory Art Performance, Märkisches Viertel, Berlin
QARTER CAKE, a Participatory Art Performance, VIERTEL BOX, Märkisches Viertel, Berlin
2007
Glanz im Neuen Problem, Neues Problem, Berlin
2006
until the air bursts, intervention during the Football World Cup Gropiusstadt district, Berlin
1999
HdL, 4 vitrines in front of the former Haus des Lehrers at Alexanderplatz, Berlin
1989
the right way, together with Patricia Pisani, Urban Issue, Berlin

Group Exhibitions
2017
Modulare Unterkünfte für Flüchtlinge, invited competition, Berlin
2016
Exhibition of all 65 submissions to The Middle of Nowhere in the project space station urbaner kulturen, Berlin-Hellersdorf
Full/hungry 48h Neukölln, Berlin
2015
How unpaid Artists save the World, Donau- Ecke Ganghofer,
curated by Stephanie Hanna, 48h Neukölln, Berlin
2014
Courage, 48 h Neukölln, Berlin
2013
Heuriges 013, ausstellungsraum.at, Wien
The End…my only friend, Neues Problem, Berlin
Biotop-Utopia Richardplatz, 48h Neukölln Perspektivwechsel, Berlin
2012
Die weiße Residenz Artistic Photographs of Gropiusstadt 2002 – 2012, Berlin
curated by Anja Dau and Birgit Anna Schumacher
Experimental Urban Landscapes as part of the 50 Jahre Gropiusstadt
anniversary celebrations, curated by Katharina Rohde
Bronx vs. Brooklyn, Berlin Neukölln
The Art of Intervention, ratskeller Lichtenberg, Berlin
2011
Leistungsschau, Kunsthalle Hamburger Platz, Berlin
colourless, Alte Schule Baruth
2009
artists‘ worlds I, Implementation of competition entry
in the MachMit!Museum, Berlin
Group exhibition, Neues Problem, Berlin
2008
fear is always with you, Neues Problem, Berlin
2007
Opening the door to another future,
Neues Problem
2006
Emergency Room, Galerie Olaf Stüber, Berlin
good luck, Neues Problem, Berlin
12 sculptresses, Klosterkirche Grimma
2006
LowGlanz, Museum Grevesmühlen, Künstlerhaus Schloss Plüschow
Pilot project Gropiusstadt, Berlin, action in urban space
2004
shorts–welcome, Online Filmfest Munich
2003
backup festival. new media in film, Weimar
art and money, Heart Gallery, Mannheim
MKK-Zeichnen, Städtische Galerie Iserlohn
2002
speed terrain of time, exhibition for the Fotografie- u. Medienkunstpreis Wiesbaden
Marienstrasse 54–space clearing, action in Hamburg Harburg with Stefan Hoffstadt
2001
exmachina, on the dissolution of photography, NGBK Berlin
and Galerie Schüppenhauer, Cologne
Kunstpreis junger westen skulptur 2001, Kunsthalle Recklinghausen
2000
lux-lumen, Galerie Pankow, Berlin
local 01, Galerie in the Alte Schule, Berlin
1998
Aldrin Unloads Experiments, Bahnhof Westend, Berlin
1997
shadows, Galerie A &O, Berlin
1996
Goldrush 7, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin
1995
operative, Akademie der Künste, Berlin
1991
Germination 6, Ludwig Forum in Aachen and in Budapest

 
Film | Video works (selection)
2013 oS, 7 min., loop, HDV
2006 and now, 27 sec, loop, DV
Jackpot, 60 sec. loop, DV
2005 and next year, drawn animation, loop
2004 when, where drawn animation, loop
2003 TV People, 2D animation, 2 min.
1998 Westend, SVHS, colour, sound, 3 min. loop
1997 zum A, Super 8, colour, no sound, 12 min.
1995 o. T., SVHS, b/w, sound, 13 min. loop

 
Teaching positions
2017 lecture at the HTW – University of Applied Sciences, Berlin
since 2006 lecturer at the BTK University of Art and Design, Berlin
2003-05 lecturer at the Europa Universität Viadrina in Frankfurt Oder
and at the Mediadesign Hochschule Berlin