Vita


Biographical data

1989 born in Jena, Germany
Lives and works in Cologne, Germany


Education

2012 – 2014
Master of Photography (M.Des.), Documentary Photography, AKV/St. Joost, Breda, NL

2008 – 2012
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Photography, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund, GER

2011/2012
Participant of the Masterclass at "Northern Lights Festival", Groningen, NL
Mentors: Lars Boering and Marc Prust


Solo & Group Exhibitions (Selection)

2019
Man among Men – "You Are Here", Kölnisches Stadtmuseum, Cologne, GER

2018
Man among Men – "Im Zweifel für den Zweifel – Die große Weltverschwörung", NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, GER
Man among Men – Centrul de Cultură Urbană, Cluj-Napoca, RO (solo)
Man among Men – Lumix - Festival for Young Photojournalism, Hanover, GER

2017
Man among Men – "Königliche Kunst", Mittelrhein-Museum, Koblenz, GER (solo)

2016
Man among Men – "R(h)eine Träume", Freelens Photographer Association, Carlswerk, Cologne, GER

2015
Portfolio – New Dutch Photography Talent 2016, Book Launch & Exhibition, 5&33 Gallery, Amsterdam, NL
DEN HAAG – "Ithaca Returned", Blender Gallery, Athens, GR

2014
Man among Men – "Deutscher Jugendfotopreis", Photokina, Cologne, GER
Man among Men – "Q. Where do you feel it.", Castrum Peregrini, Amsterdam, NL
Maçons de São Paulo "Um Momento Presente", 5th Mostra SP de Fotografia Sao Paulo, BR

2013
DEN HAAG – "Ithaca Returned", Municipal Cultural Centre of Vathi, Ithaca and Contemporary Museum of Crete, GR

2012
DEN HAAG – "Lichttest", Altes Pfandhaus, Cologne, GER
DEN HAAG – "AUDIO/VIDEO/DISCO", Künstlerhaus Dortmund, GER
DEN HAAG – "Finissage – Der Auftakt", Heimatdesign, Dortmund, GER

2010
Po co to komu [?] – "Lodz – Im Frühling", Design Department, Dortmund, GER


Publications (Selection)

2018
Man among Men – Interview on trust at Neue Züricher Zeitung

2017
Man among Men – Photobook, published at Lecturis (NL)
Man among Men - Society magazine, Nr. 65, Sep. 2017

Since 2016
Beyond – Publisher of a magazine for emerging photographers
2016
Corps Saxonia Jena - HANT - Magazin für Fotografie, "Bund fürs Leben", Edition 07

2015
Man among Men – ZEITmagazin, Edition Nr. 50, Dec. 2015
Portfolio – New Dutch Photography Talent 2016

2013
The German-Greek Relations – “At 1am the guests, hosts and help decided to go for a long drive.“, publication of the Masters course Photography, AKV/St. Joost, Breda

2012
DEN HAAG – self-published photobook, Edition: 100 copies
DEN HAAG – “PHOTOGRAPHIE” Magazine, Edition 1-2 2013
DEN HAAG – “Noorderlicht”, newspaper of Northern Lights Masterclass 2011/2012


Awards/Grants (Selection)

2019
Grant by VG Bildkunst Germany

2014
Man among Men – "Deutscher Jugendfotopreis", 1st prize
DEN HAAG – Best Portfolio 2014, "Deichtorhallen - Freundeskreis des Hauses der Photograhie", Hamburg, 3rd prize
Man among Men – Young Talent Award, surprise.me - Gelsenkirchen, 2nd prize
Scholarship by "DAAD" – German Academic Exchange Service

2012
DEN HAAG – Honorable Mention, Lens Culture International Exposure Awards 2012
Cala Millor – "Deutscher Jugendfotopreis", theme "On the way"


Professional experience

Since 2019
Member of OSTKREUZ Agency (Archive)

2019
Beyond – Curator of an exhibition with 10 female photographers during International Photoszene Festival, Kunsthaus Rhenania, Cologne, GER
Jury of “Kamerakinder Fotorun NRW“

Since 2018
Female Photoclub – Group leader North Rhine Westphalia, GER

2018
Beyond – Organisation of panel discussions in Hanover, Cologne & Berlin, about „Women in Humanistic Photography“
Workshop – „The perfect Series“ – Symposium of “Deutscher Jugendfotopreis”, Cologne
Lecture about Man among Men – Photo Romania Festival, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Lecture about Beyond – Karne Kunst, Berlin

2017
Lecture about Man among Men – Freelens local group Rheinland

2015/2016
Pre-jury of “Deutscher Jugendvideopreis”

2013/2014
Workshop leader – “Graduate in 3 days” for the Bachelor Photography, AKV St. Joost Breda, The Netherlands

2010 – 2011
Focus Award Festival 2011– International design award, Dortmund
Organisation, planning, realisation – management of the student team