Biography

1966 Born in Kellinghusen / Northern Germany
2000 Beginning of photographic work as an autodidact
2005-2007 OSTKREUZSCHULE – School for Photography in Berlin; class of Prof. Ute Mahler;
Diploma work einer
2008-2010 Represented by Galerie Michael Degenhartt, Berlin

 

Grants, Awards

2011 Grant for fine arts – Ministry of economics, science and culture Brandenburg
2010 Nominated for GRAND PRIX at Fotofestiwal Lodz
2009 First Prize – Competition A creative look at Berlin after the wall
2007 Art Award for Photography – Lotto GmbH Land Brandenburg
2006 Grant for photography – Kunstamt Schöneberg, Berlin

 

Books

one circle, Peperoni Books Berlin, Oktober 2013
Die Liebe im Auge // Love in the Eye, self-published, January 2013
Mutter ist aus Pommerland // Mother is from Pomerania, self-published, May 2012
Mein Weg // My Way, self-published, May 2012
Some Flat Frogs, self-published, May 2012
Bogota Hotel Ro. 441, self-published, May 2012
drei // three, Peperoni Books Berlin, Oktober 2011
zwei // two, Peperoni Books Berlin, May 2011
einer // one, Peperoni Books Berlin, Oktober 2010

 

Bibliography (selected)

Home Truths: Photography and Motherhood – Edited by Susan Bright,
ART/BOOKS London, Oktober 2013
Mark / Schnitte, stipendiary catalogue, Museum Dieselkraftwerk Cottbus,
November 2011
BERLIN, Blicke, Berlin Story Verlag Berlin, May 2011
All my lovin´, Festival-Catalogue Fotofestiwal Lodz / Poland, May 2010
Closer, Festival-Catalogue Fotofestival F-Stop Leipzig, July 2008

 

Exhibitons (selected)

April – July 2014 Home Truths: Photography, Motherhood and Identity,
Museum of Contemporary Photography (MoCP) Chicago, curated by Susan Bright
Okt 2013 – Januar 2014 Home Truths: Photography, Motherhood and Identity,
The Photographers’ Gallery London, curated by Susan Bright
Juni 2012 INTIM, Galerie FB2 der FH Dortmund, curated by Prof. Cindy Gates
November 2011 Wahlverwandtschaft, stipendary-exhibition of MWFK,
Kunstmuseum Dieselkraftwerk Cottbus
Okt – Dez 2011 persönlich, Galerie Brotfabrik, Berlin (single exhibition)

 

Festivals

2014 Fotofestival Darmstädter Tage der Fotografie, Germany, with
I can never get that photo back. It´s out there forever …
2010 Fotofestival F-Stop Leipzig, Germany, with private rooms
2010 Fotofestiwal Lodz, Poland, with einer
2008 Fotofestival F-Stop Leipzig, Germany with einer
2008 Fotofestival Arles, France – Selection “Voies Off” with einer
2007 Fotofestival Photo 07 Kaunas, with group-project Across the river
2007 Fotofestival Arles, France – Selection “Voies Off” with Across the river