CV

born 1971
lives and works in Cologne and Paris

EDUCATION

1994–1997
Alanus University of Arts and Social Sciences, Bonn/Alfter

1990–1994
Georg-Simon-Ohm University of Applied Sciences, Nürnberg

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2014
Sequence Type, Raum für Kunst und Natur, Bonn

2013
Phénotype, Ludwig Forum für internationale Kunst Aachen

2012
Incidental research, KleppArt Gallery, University of Paderborn

2010
residential observation I, Toonkamer in De Pastoe Fabriek, Utrecht, Netherlands
Dutch Design Double Utrecht/Amsterdam, Netherlands
residential observation II, Dutch Design Week, Klokgebouw, Eindhoven, Netherlands

2007
Autoabastecerse, Bienal internacional de la Pintura, Cuenca, Ecuador (with Andreas Reichel)

2006
Helden, Grillo Theater Essen

2004
kenë, Dak’Art Biennale of Contemporary Art, Dakar, Senegal (with Andreas Reichel)

2003
kabisa, National Museum of Kenya, Nairobi, Kenya (with Andreas Reichel)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (SELECTION)

2016
NAK Neuer Aachener Kunstverein / Art Cologne
Künstlerforum Bonn

2015
NAK Neuer Aachener Kunstverein
Galerie Helga Hofman, Art Amsterdam, NL
Raum für Kunst und Natur, Bonn

2014
“Printing Matters” Graphik-Kabinett Backnang

2013
“The object layer”, Glasmoog Gallery, Academie of Media Arts, Cologne

2011
“Construction Site” Hans Peter Zimmer Stiftung, Düsseldorf

2009
“Cima Norma” Art Symposium, fabrica di cioccolata, Torre, Swizerland

2008
“Arche Typos” Museo Antropológico y de Arte Contemporáneo, Guayaquil, Ecuador
“grün bleibt grün”, Kunststation Kleinsassen
“autoabastecerse“ St. Severin, Hürth

2006
Traverser, Maison de la Culture Douta Sek, Dakar, Senegal Galerie Victoria B, Bonn

2005
“Mapping the city”, Humboldt Associación Goethezentrum, Quito, Ecuador
“CultUrbano” Museo Arte Moderna, Cuenca, Ecuaor
Casa de la Cultura, Cuenca, Ecuador
Museo de la Conceptas, Quito, Ecuador
Museo de la Ciudad, Guayaquil, Ecuador
“Heimlich” KIK Kunstverein, Hannover

2004
“vor ort” Landes-garten– schau Nordhausen
„inmitten“ Center of Arts and Architecture, Essen

2002
dear diary, Rendel & Spitz, Passagen, Interior Designweek Cologne

2001
Wilhelm-Fabry-Museum, Hilden
Zettelwirtschaft, Gallery Sakumei, Iwaki City, Japan

2000
da könnte ja jeder, Gallery Centrum Sztuki Wspotczesnej, Poznàn, Poland


 

 

TEACHING


since 2007
Professor of drawing and visual conception
University of Applied Sciences, Aachen

2005–2007
Alanus University of Arts and Social Sciences, Bonn/Alfter

2004–2005
Cuenca University, Department of Arts, Cuenca, Ecuador
Cenral University, Departments of Arts,  Quito, Ecuador

1999–2007
Institute of Design, Düsseldorf

 

AWARDS / SCHOLARSHIPS

Has been awarded on several occasions with the if-Design-Award, Hannover Design Center, the Red-Dot Design-Award, Essen Design Center, 100 best posters Germany Austria Swizerland
Repeatedly been nominated for the German Design Award, Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology

2004
Artist in Residence, Bienal de la Pintura / German Embassy, Ecuador