vita


*1983 in Gummersbach, Germany

Lives and works in Germany, Cologne.

 

 

2012 Diploma at Stefanie Stallschus, Phil Collins, Johannes Wohnseifer/ Ger

2007 - 2012 Undergraduate level, Academy of Media Arts (KHM), Cologne/ Ger

2005 - 2007 Assistant in design-technology, Richard-Riemerschmidt college, Cologne/ Ger

 

Prizes, grants.

2018 Friedrich-Vordemberge grant for fine arts, Cologne/ Ger
2018 National one-year working bursary, Stiftung Kunstfonds/ Ger
2018 Art in architecture competition KUKODUS (Kunstkommission Düsseldorf)/ Ger
2018 Publication grant for the catalogue St.Open, Kunststiftung NRW/ Ger
2018 Studio Grant, Salzamt Linz, Die KUNSTSAMMLUNG of the Province of Upper Austria
2017 Grant and artist residency `Studio Galata`, Istanbul/ Turkey
2016 Project-Grant for St.Open in 2017, Culture Office of the City Cologne/ Ger
2016 Project-Grant for St.Open in 2017, SK Stiftung Kultur/ Ger
2016 Working bursary abroad for China, Kunststiftung NRW/ Ger/ China
2016 Artist residency, Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai/ China
2015 - 2017 Studio Grant, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne/ Ger
2015 Artist in residence, Künstlerdorf Schöppingen foundation/ Ger
2014 Zonta Cologne Art Award/ Ger
2014 Artist in residence, Künstlerdorf Schöppingen foundation/ Ger
2013 KHM-gender equality award for public exhibition series, diploma `DEAR GARAGE`/ Ger

 

 

Exhibitions, performances, projects. (excerpt 2009 - 2019)

2019

Art Cologne Neumarkt, presented by Gallery MARTINETZ, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Soloshow at MARTINETZ Gallery, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Earth Is Blue, art in architecture competition KUKODUS realized at the Goethe-Gymnasium Düsseldorf/ Ger, Solo

2018

EVERYTHING AND THE OPPOSITE, TOO., artothek, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Like a museum, Kunsthaus NRW (North Rhine Westphalia) Kornelimünster, Aachen/ Ger

2017

Annual edition (Jahresgaben) 2017, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne/ Ger

Aware of Another, Matjö - Raum für Kunst, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

30 Years of Federal Garden Exhibition Düsseldorf/ Ger

Awakening in Istanbul, Werft 5, Kunsthaus Rhenania, Cologne/ Ger

St.Open, public art project (bus shelters) in public parks of Cologne/ Ger, Solo/ Duo

2016

Open Studios, Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai/ China

Open Studios, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne/ Ger

NAK benefit auktion, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen/ Ger

KINETIC CIRCLE, Antichambre, Düsseldorf/ Ger

2015

Under New Management, kjubh, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Skulptur 2015, Museum for Sculpture Glaskasten Marl, Marl/ Ger

NAK benefit auktion, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen/ Ger

TomBola 2015, kjubh Kunstverein e.V, Cologne/ Ger

Geradeaus und hinten durch, dann links, Freie Künsträume-Art Fair 2015, Cologn/ Gere

Nationalpark Harz, Sankt Andreasberg

kjubh editions, COFA-Contemporary (Cologne Fine Art), Cologne/ Ger

2014

NAK benefit auction, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen/ Ger

embodied break I, Jubilee exhibition Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation/ Ger

platformed, ZONTA COLOGNE ART AWARD, FUHRWERKSWAAGE Kunstraum, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Unprepared Garden, new talents - biennale, Cologne/ Ger

2013

Fünf Minuten oder so., GOLD + BETON, Cologne/ Ger, Solo

Futterkrippenbert, Mystique, Kulturanker e.V., Magdeburg/ Ger

2012

Muschelbrüder, with Thomas Garvie KARAT, Cologne/ Ger, Duo

elevensixtyfour (transformed), with Thomas Garvie, Carlama Exhibition Space, Skenderija, Sarajevo/ Bosnia and Herzegovina, Duo

DEAR GARAGE, exhibition-series in garages, degree dissertation at Academy of Media Arts (KHM), www.dear-garage.com, Cologne/ Ger, Soloe

2011

THEORY ON A BORDER- Old Portrait, KHM annual exhibition, / Ger

THEORY ON A ROPE I/ II/ III, JUNG ART - Kunstschau, Berlin/ Ger

2010

Kein schöner Land. Silent hedges., Art Cologne, ART CAMPUS, Cologne/ Ger

THEORY ON A ROPE I/ II/ III, KHM annual exhibition, Cologne/ Ger

Gute Tarnung, schnelle Düsen, schlechter Walzer, [returnable] Intervenzioni sul Campo, Sardinia/ Italy

THROBBING STREETS- AUTONOME, Ohrenschmaus Festival, Cologne

2009

Puppetframing, Performance, Tian‘anmen-square,Bejing, 3-canal-loop, KHM Jahresausstellung, Cologne/ Ger/ China

Daydream@Dunkelzelt, Sound-Installation, Moers Festival, Moers/ Ger

compone, Kunst Praxis, KHM/ Hochschule für Musik , Cologne/ Ger

 

 

Catalogues, publications, talks.

2019 St.Open, catalogue

2018 Scholl Stiftung Vol. I: Between us - among us, What is art in public space today?, artist talk

2017 TWINS!, Photo magazine as part of the exhibition AWARE OF ANOTHER

2017 2017 KUNST BASIS EBERTPLATZ, catalogue

2016 Skulptur 2015, Museum for Sculpture Glaskasten Marl, catalogue

2015 MOFF, interview with Stefanie Klingemann, art interview magazine

2015 Cologne`s godparents of culture, DLR, talk

2015 Carte Blanche, 25 years KHM, catalogue

2015 Geradeaus und hinten durch, dann links, artfair-newspaper magazine

2014 Selma Gültoprak, ZONTA COLOGNE ART AWARD, catalogue and artist talk

2014 new talents 2014 no.4, catalogue

2014 TESTLAUF - 25th Jubilee Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation, catalogue

2012 The garage as symbol for fecundity - or - Between Kerpen and Texas, accompanying magazine to „Dear Garage“

2011 JUNG ART - Kunstschau, Berlin, catalogue

2010 Ballroom. Academy of Media Arts at ART COLOGNE, catalogue