*1983 in Gummersbach, Germany

Lives and works in Cologne, Germany



2012 diploma at bei Stefanie Stallschus, Phil Collins, Johannes Wohnseifer

2007 - 2012 undergraduate level, Academy of Media Arts (KHM), Cologne

2005 - 2007 Assistant in Design-Technology, Richard-Riemerschmidt Berufskolleg, Cologne


Prizes, Grants.

2017 Grant, Artist residency "Studio Galata", Istanbul

2016 Project-Grant for the year 2017, Culture Office of the City Cologne

2016 Project-Grant for the year 2017, SK Stiftung Kultur

2016 Working bursary abroad for China, Kunststiftung NRW

2016 Artist residency, Swatch Art Peace Hotel, Shanghai

2016 Studio-Grant, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne

2015 Studio-Grant, Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne

2015 Artist in residence, Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation

2014 Zonta Cologne Art Award

2014 Artist in residence, Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation

2013 KHM-Förderpreis der Gleichstellung (KHM-gender equality award) for „DEAR GARAGE“



Exhibitions, performances, projects. (excerpt 2009 - 2017)


Art at Moltkeplatz, Essen


Aware of Another, Matjö - Raum für Kunst, S, Cologne

Atelier Galata, Werft 5, Kunsthaus Rhenania, Cologne

St.Open, Public Art Project in Public Parks in Bus Stops, Köln


Open Studios at Kölnischer Kunstverein, Cologne

KINETIC CIRCLE, Antichambre, Düsseldorf

embodied break I, on the balcony of the municipal culture office of Cologne, Cologne


Skulptur 2015, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl, Marl

NAK Benefit Auction, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen

Nietenblätter und Editionen, kjubh at COFA-Contemporary, Cologne

TomBola 2015, kjubh Kunstverein e.V, Cologne

Geradeaus und hinten durch, dann links, Freie Künsträume-Art Fair 2015, Cologne

Nationalpark Harz, Sankt Andreasberg

Under New Management, kjubh, S, Cologne


Sandhill & Deserter, NAK Benefit Auction, Neuer Aachener Kunstverein, Aachen

embodied break, Jubilee exhibition Stiftung Künstlerdorf Schöppingen


Unprepared Garden, new talents - biennale cologne, Cologne


Fünf Minuten oder so., GOLD + BETON, S, Cologne

Futterkrippenbert, Mystique, Kulturanker e.V., Magdeburg


Muschelbrüder, with Thomas Garvie, KARAT, Cologne

elevensixtyfour (transformed), with Thomas Garvie,
Carlama Exhibition Space, Skenderija, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

"DEAR GARAGE", Degree dissertation at Academy of Media Arts (KHM),
exhibition-series in garages, , , Cologne


THEORY ON A BORDER- Old Portrait, KHM Jahresausstellung, Cologne

THEORY ON A ROPE I/ II/ III, JUNG ART - Kunstschau, Berlin


Kein schöner Land. Silent hedges., Art Cologne, ART CAMPUS/ KHM, Cologne

THEORY ON A ROPE I/ II/ III, KHM Jahresausstellung, Cologne

Gute Tarnung, schnelle Düsen, schlechter Walzer, [returnable] Intervenzioni sul Campo,
Sardinia, Italy

THROBBING STREETS- AUTONOME, Ohrenschmaus Festival, Cologne


Puppetframing, Performance, Tian‘anmen-square,Bejing, 3-canal-loop, KHM Jahresausstellung, Cologne

Daydream@Dunkelzelt, Sound-Installation, Moers Festival, Moers

compone, Kunst Praxis, KHM/ Hochschule für Musik , Cologne



Catalogues, publications, talks.

2015 MOFF, interview with Stefanie Klingemann, art magazine

2016 Skulptur 2015, catalogue

2015 Cologne`s godparents of culture, DLR, talk

2015 Carte Blanche, 25 years KHM, catalogue

2015 Geradeaus und hinten durch, dann links, artfair-newspaper magazine

2014 Selma Gültoprak, ZONTA COLOGNE ART AWARD, catalogue of the solo show "platformed" and artist talk, Cologne

2014 new talents 2014 no.4, catalogue

2014 testrun, 25th Jubilee of Künstlerdorf Schöppingen Foundation, catalogue

2012 The garage as symbol for fecundity - or - Between Kerpen and Texas, accompanying magazine to „Dear Garage“

2011 JUNG ART - Kunstschau, Berlin, catalogue

2010 Ballroom. Academy of Media Arts at the ART COLOGNE, catalogue