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1981 born in Jena / Germany

2016 Artist in Residence at Kunstverein Röderhof, Saxony-Anhalt / Germany
2015 German photobook award 2016 (shortlisted)
2014 Project grant by the Arts Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt, Halle (Saale) / Germany
2010 – 2011 Scholarship of the Arts Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt, Halle (Saale) / Germany
2010 Scholarship of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Norway
2009 Finalwork Memories and how to get them with Prof. Katharina Bosse and Prof. Dr Martin Deppner
2008 Leonardo da Vinci scholarship; assistance with artist Jari Silomäki in Helsinki / Finland
2008 Winner Canon-Profifoto-Award
2003 – 2009 Studies of photography at the University of Applied Sciences, Faculty of Art and Design in Bielefeld / Germany
2000 – 2002 Apprenticeship as mediadesign assistent in Plauen / Germany; assistance with photographer Christoph Buckstegen in Berlin

exhibitions / participations

2017 Stand der Dinge — Sammlung Lindhorst-Emme, Raum für drastische Maßnahmen, Berlin
2016 Open Ateliers, Kunstverein Röderhof
2016 Beyond Cold War, VHS gallery, Stuttgart / Germany
2014 Beyond Cold War, Reception, Berlin / Germany
2014 Beyond Cold War, Raum Hellrot, Halle (Saale) / Germany
2014 Copenhagen Photo Festival, Denmark
2014 The Space Beyond, The Camera Club of New York, NYC
2013 Linger On! Goethe-Institut Washington D.C.
2012 Verweile Doch!, Arts Foundation of Saxony-Anhalt, Halle (Saale) / Germany
2012 Copenhagen Photo Festival, Denmark
2010 Not Yet Titled, Westwerk Hamburg / Germany
2010 Galerie Adlergasse, Dresden / Germany
2010 I was here, Centre national de l‘audiovisuel, Dudelange / Luxembourg
2009 exhibition of final works, University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld / Germany
2008 Contemporary Art Ruhr, Essen / Germany
2008 Visual Gallery, Photokina, Cologne / Germany
2008 F-Stop, 2nd International Festival for Photography, Leipzig / Germany

book events

2017 Düsseldorf Photo Weekend – Photo Book Salon
2016 Friends with Books, Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum für Gegenwart – Berlin / Germany
2016 Liège Photobook Festival, Caserne Fonck, Liège / Belgium
2016 Wiels Art Book Fair, Brussels / Belgium
2016 Shifting Focus – Photobook Market, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin / Germany
2016 Deutscher Fotobuchpreis, Forum für Fotografie, Cologne / Germany
2015 Stuttgarter Buchwochen, Haus der Wirtschaft, Stuttgart / Germany
2015 Karlsruher Bücherschau, Regierungspräsidium Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe / Germany
2015 Lisbons Photobook Fair, Lisbon / Portugal
2015 Athens Photo Festival – The Photobook Exhibition, Athens / Greece
2015 kijk:papers, Warte für Kunst, Kassel / Germany
2015 Ghent Art Book Fair, Ghent / Belgium
2015 books, books, books, Tique Art Space, Antwerp / Belgium
2015 TABS  – Temporary Artists Book Shop, Lage Egal, Berlin / Germany
2014 Print Art Fair, Frans Masereel Centrum, Kasterlee / Belgium
2014 Waregem Artist’s Book Fair, Waregem / Belgium
2011 part of the program of Little Big Press, Rome / Italy
2011 kijk:papers, Warte für Kunst, Kassel / Germany

publications / catalogs

Beyond Cold War, Halle (Saale) 2014 (ISBN 978-3-95462-411-9)
Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen 2014 (ISBN 978-87-994222-5-8)
The Space Beyond, Bielefeld 2014 (ISBN 978-3-9812239-4-1)
Tourists & Nomads – Amateur Images of Migration, Marburg 2012 (ISBN 978-3-89445-464-7)
Copenhagen Photo Festival, Copenhagen 2012 (ISBN 978-87-994222-3-4)
Wagemutig I, Kunststiftung Sachsen-Anhalt, Halle (Saale) 2011 (ISBN-10: 3942405342)
Halle-Silberhoehe, Halle (Saale) 2009 (ISBN 978-3-89812-663-2)
F-Stop – 2nd International Festival for Photography, Leipzig 2008 (ISBN 978-3-86150-874-8)