Biography
1971

Born in Potsdam

1994-2003

Studies of Artistic Photography (Diploma) and Fine Arts (Master Class) at the Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig under Prof. Timm Rautert

2002

appointed member of the Deutsche Fotografische Akademie

2004-2009

Lecturer at the Alice-Salomon-Fachhochschule Berlin

since 2008

Member of BerlinPhotoWorkshops, initiator since 2012, from this time forward regular teaching in form of workshops

2009-2013

Lecturer in photography at the University of Potsdam

2010/14

Lecturer in photography in the Department of Design at the University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

since 2018

Lecturer at the Ostkreuzschule für Fotografie, Berlin

 

Lives and works in Potsdam

 

Awards and grants (selection)

 

2000-2001

Awardee of the Barkenhoff-Stiftung, Worpswede

2004

DAAD-grant for travelling through Eastern Europe

2008

Working scholarship of the state of Brandenburg

2012

Lotto-Brandenburg-Art-Award

2013

Working scholarship of the Foundation Kunstfonds Bonn

2015

HannoverShots-Grant of the Hannover-Stiftung

2016/17

Rom Prize of the German Academy Villa Massimo

2018

Brandenburg Art Award