1972 born in Göppingen, Germany

1992–4 Studies in Geography and English at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and Heidelberg University

1994–5 Assistant Teacher, London

1995–2001 Studies in Art History, Technische Universität Berlin, MA 2001

2001–6 Studies in Fine Art/Photography, Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst Leipzig (HGB) with Timm Rautert

2006 Diploma Fine Art/Photography, HGB Leipzig

2006–8 Postgraduate studies in Fine Art/Photography, HGB Leipzig with Timm Rautert

 

Awards and Scholarships

2016 nominated for Villa Massimo from the Berlin Senate

2015 nominated for Villa Massimo from the Berlin Senate

2014 working stipend of the Berlin Senate

2010 Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen Project Support

2009
Leopold Godowsky, Jr. Color Photography Award / Goethe-Institut Residency grant Helsinki

2008
Kulturstiftung des Freistaates Sachsen Scholarship

2007
Leipziger Volkszeitung Art Prize 2007

2006
Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach Scholarship