CV


geb. *1976 Göttingen (Germany)
Lives and works in Hamburg and Chengdu (China)

 

2017 to now Lectureships at international art and design universities (now Chengdu university)
since 2019 Member of deutscher Werkbund (german association for craftsmen)

 

2006-2012 Diploma Fine Arts, HfbK Hamburg (class Anselm Reyle, Norbert Schwontkowski):
Final diploma: Painting, light and abstractions

 

1998-2004 Diploma design, Hochschule Mainz, Germany
Final Diploma: Bookdesign/Dyslexia collection books

 

2009, 2000 Workstays at China Academy of Art Hangzhou, China and Académie Royale des
Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

 

scholarships
2016 Exhibition support Milch ist alle, Hamburgische Kulturstiftung
2009-11 Kunstmentoring, Rheinland Pfalz Kulturförderung, Mainz
2010 Sammelstiftung, HfbK Hamburg
2009/10 Ditze foundation, residency at the China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China
2006 Scholarship of Salzburg International Summer Academy of Fine Arts, Austria
2000/2001 Erasmus: Academie Royale des Beaux-Arts, Brussels, Belgium

 

awards
2020 Selection Frida Kahlo Award, Milan, Italy
2019 Recognition Palm Award, Quedlinburg, Germany
2006 Gold, Joseph Binder Award, Junior Design Award, Design Austria, Vienna, Austria
2005 Recognition Best of unpublished german book design, Frankfurt and Tokio, Japan
2005 Recognition Input Output 08, Netherlands

 

selected exhibitions
2020 Under pressure, Kunstverein Walpodenstrasse, Mainz
2019 3rd internat. car design week (with students), Chengdu University, China
6th Mailart Event, Museo de Arte Canadense, Argentina
Voyage - Trip, Centre Cultural Moustier sur Sambre, Belgium
Structures, Rokeby Museum, Ferrisburgh/Vermont, USA
IOAF 2019, Oback Jean Gallery, Stone Park, Jeju-do, South Korea
Po-mo Uluslararası Posta Sanatı Sergisi, Selçuk Üniversitesi, Turkey
Affordable Art Fair (Singulart, Paris), Convention & exhibition centre, Hong Kong
Lighthouse that illuminate the world, Space of Arte Deseno Quequèn, Buenos Aires, Argentina
2018 Sailor´s secret, Kunstkiosk Fleischer, Halle a.d. Saale
About Women - international mail art project, Gedok, Hamburg
2nd int. car design week, MOCA contemporary art space, Chengdu, China
Contemporary Artist`s Book 2, old library Athens School of Fine Arts, Greece
2. International congress about mobility, Gängeviertel Gallery, Hamburg
2017 Künstlerbücher (Archive), Kunsthalle Hamburg
Abstract Mind, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art (CICA museum), Seoul, SK
Artists´ Books for Everything, Weserburg Museum for modern art, Bremen
2016 Art in shopping windows, Altonale, Hamburg
Milch ist alle, Frappant e.V. Gallery, Hamburg
2015 Wechselstube open (Refugèe auction), St. Jacobi church, Hamburg
2014 Artward (online), Munic
2013 Petit déjeuner, Gallery Gängeviertel, Hamburg
Art award Pfälzische Sezession, Herrenhof, Neustadt-Mußbach a.d. Weinstrasse
2012 Epic Voyage (thesis show), HfbK Hamburg
2011 New classics (class Anselm Reyle), Künstlerhaus Elektrohaus, Hamburg
2010 Brüsseler Spitzen with Veldhues-Schumacher, Vertretung RLP in Brussels, Belgium
Vorsicht Tunierpferde, Tuchfabrik, Trier
Retrospektive, Atelier Neun, Mainz
2009, 2010 Laufende Ausstellung, Steg Studios, Hamburg
2009 Class Cheng, BPB Gallery Hangzhou, China
2008 Art award, Gallery of Grand Elysée Hotel, Hamburg
2007 Beim Norbert (Class Schwontkowski)/Gestern, heute, übermorgen, Westwerk, HH
2006 Anonymous drawings 5, Blütenweiss Gallery, Berlin
Joseph Binder Award, Designforum, Vienna, Austria
2005 Best of unpublished german book design, Tokyo Int. Exhibition Center, Japan
Best of unpublished german book design, Frankfurt book fair
Ohne Titel, Atelier Neun, Mainz
2004 Neue Saat, Frankfurter Hof, Mainz
Hidden Places, Atelier Neun, Mainz
Class Zech, Institut für Kunst und Handwerk, Lehnin
2003 DesignBuchDesign, Zollhafen, Mainz
Kunstpreis Livedrawing, Luxembourg
2002 Art award Salzburg scholarship, Kunstverein Eisenturm, Mainz
work in official buildings and museums
Internationales Maritimes Museum, Hamburg / Mori Museum in Minobu, Yamanashi, Japan /
private collections / Stadtwerke Mainz / Zentrum für Komplementärmedizin München /
Weserburg Museum Bremen / Kunsthalle Hamburg / Klingspor Museum Offenbach

 

publications (selections)
2020 International Contemporary Magazine, Issue #2, publisher art now media, Italy
2020 International Prize Frida Kahlo, Editor: S. Russo, Art now, Mailand, Italy
2020 IOAF 2019, Editor: AsianACS, ISBN: 979-11-962409-3-6, Southkorea
2020 Under pressure, Kunstverein Walpodenstrasse, Mainz       

2019/20 Edition, Heidritterprints, Editor: Gitte Jabs, Hamburg
2019 Books for everything, Weserburg Museum, Bremen, ISBN: 978-3-946059-14-1
2019 Dunhuang International Design week, Gansu, China
2018 Whatisart Magazine #19, Liverpool, England
2018 A5 Magazine #11, Israel
2018 Anxy Magazine, The Boundaries Issue, San Francisco, USA
2017/18 Salon Magazin, Salon Verlag & Edition, Köln, ISBN: 978-3-89770-510-4
2017 Los Logos 8, Die Gestalten Verlag, ISBN: 978-3-89955-694-0
2012 Absolventen 2011/2012. Editor: HfbK Hamburg & Prof. Martin Köttering
2012 Epic voyage. Editor: HfbK Hamburg & Prof. Werner Büttner
2011 Wave, Poster. Editor: Kulturbüro Rheinland-Pfalz
2010 Lerchenfeld, Magazine of HfbK, Hamburg
2007 Zhou Brothers - 10 Jahre Salzburg. ISBN 978-3-901369-29-2, Austria
2006 Joseph Binder Award 2006. Editor: Design Austria, ISSN 1022-9574, Austria
2005 Input Output 08. Editor: Florian Pfeffer, ISBN 3-87439-684-3, Netherlands
2001/02 BVJ, Coverillustration, Bertelsmann Stiftung, München