1974 born in Templin (Germany) lives and works in Greifswald.
1999 | 2004 | 2006 Romanistic studies and studies of Fine Arts at the University of Greifwald, graduated with the first and second federals degree teacher’s certificate.
2000 | 2004 Student assistant of Professor Michael Soltau at the Caspar-David-Friedrich-Institute of Fine Arts at the University of Greifswald.
since 2008 and from 2010 | 2015 Lecturer and artistic assistant of Professor Michael Soltau at the Caspar-David-Friedrich-Institute of Fine Arts at the University of Greifswald.
2010 Appointement as member of the DGPh | Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie e.V. | German Photographic Society
since 2007 friendship, mentorship and artistic supervision by the photographer and Professor
2011 Student at the Masterclass of Arno Fischer (*1927-†2011) | Ostkreuzschule
since 2015 Highschool teacher at Friedrich-Ludwig-Jahn-Gymnasium Greifswald. Fine Arts and French Studies..
Exhibitions, projects, works in collections:
2020-21 "Sights of transformation" - Group exhibition at the Kunstverein zu Schwerin, curated by Nadine Grühnewald.
2020 "unversehen" - Solo exhibition at the Caspar-David-Friedrich-Center in Greifswald.
2019 "Beachpieces" ("Strandstücke") - Group exhibtion in Rostocks Kunstverein, curated by Thomas Häntzschel.
2018 "Tannengrün" - Group exhibition at the Neue Greifen Galerie, Greifswald.
2017 "Scheibenkleister" - Group exhibition in Rostock as a part of the projekt Galerie wolkenbank Rostock. with Cindy Schmiedichen and Bernd Kommnick
2016 "Positionen zur Landschaft" - Group exhibtion in Rostocks Kunstverein, curated by Thomas Häntzschel.
2015 "entrÿckt - Neue Greifswalder Fotografie" - Group exhibtion with students and befriended photographers, curated by Thomas Häntzschel.
2015 "unheimlich still" - Single exhibtion at the Provinzial Hauptverwaltung of the Provinzial Nord in Kiel, curated by Norbert Weber.
2014 Nominee and Winner of the 9th Rostocker Kunstpreis, an Art Award handed out by the "Provinzial Versicherungs AG Nord", in the category “black and white photography”. Exhibition of selected photographs of the series "unheimlich still" ("uncanny still") at the "Kunsthalle Rostock" (Germany).
2013 nebenbeibau - series shortlisted and nomination for the International KOLGA Tbilisi Photo Award 2013 | catalogue and exhibition in Tbilisi, Georgia.
2013 im|zwischen - Single exhibition. Galerie wolkenbank Rostock.
2013 Siehste, jeht doch. The last Master Class of Arno Fischer. Haus am Kleistpark, Berlin.
2012 russemblage | Single exhibition at the Alfried-Krupp-Wissenschaftskolleg Greifswald
2012 Zingst | International Festival of Photography| To the other side | Part of the exhibition-project "Crossing borders" together with students of the CDFI Greifswald and students of the Designakademie Rostock with the photographer Thomas Häntzschel
2011 To the other side | Travel- and exhibition-project together with students of the CDFI Greifswald
2011 Student at the Masterclass of Prof. Arno Fischer (*1927-†2011) | Ostkreuzschule
2011 nebenbeibau - Part of the Central Exhibition of Contemporary Art of the Land Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Schleswig-Holstein-Haus, Schwerin - catalogue.
2011 Book russemblage is one of the winning books amongst 19 others as an official part of the BLURB showcase at the Format International Photography Festival the QUAD-Centre of Art and Film. Derby (UK)
2010 Pink Pong Polish-German artists group exhibition - catalogue, Szczecin (Poland)
2010 Appointement as member of the DGPh (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Photographie e.V. - German Society of Photography)
2010 Nominee for the 3rd Fine Arts Award handed out to artists from the Federal state of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania by "Mecklenburgische Versicherungsgruppe", a German insurance group - group exhibition.
2010 russemblage - solo exhibition in
"Kunstraum-B", Kiel (Germany).
2010 russemblage - part of the group
exhibition "Jeux de mémoire" together with Teodora Cosman (Romania), Marinka Limat (Switzerland) and Michel Gorski (Poland/Switzerland) at the APC - Galérie, Fribourg (Switzerland).
2009 Nominee for the 4th Rostocker Kunstpreis, an Art Award handed out by the "Provinzial Versicherung", in the category “black and white photography”. Exhibition of selected photographs in black and white at the "Kunsthalle Rostock" (Germany).
2009 1st solo exhibition. Carried out in the context of Jugend kulturell / Bildende Kunst - Foyer für junge Kunst (young culture / fine arts – a place for young art) which is an art project promoted by Hypovereinsbank in the city of Schwerin and took place at the bank itself and at a museum, the Schleswig-Holstein-Haus (Germany).
2009 Investing in the arts: Federal art collection of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania at Schloss Plüschow (Germany): Group exhibition and catalogue publication. Genres: photography, new media, objects
2009 Next to another II. Group exhibition in the gallery at IPP Greifswald (Germany): Ekaterina Ezhkova, Steffi Riech, Iris Vitzthum, Stefan Matschuk and Heiko Krause
2009 NOVP New photography and visual art from the North-Eastern part of West Pomerania created by students and guests of Marcus Kaiser. Group exhibition at the State Museum of West Pomerania Greifswald (Germany).
2008 Berliner Liste 2008 (Berlin list 2008). ROBERT MORAT gallery Hamburg. Presentation of eight works of the series russemblage (exhibited along with works of Joakim Eskildsen, Thomas Hoepker, Enver Hirsch, Jessica Backhaus, Andrew Phelps)
2008 Member of the Bund Bildender Künstler (Artists’ Fine Arts association). New members exhibition carried out in the framework of the Kunstschau 2008, an event then held in the city of Schwerin, dedicated to give an overview of the art created in Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.
2007 Photographic catalogue cover design for the Kunstschau 2008.
2007 SIEОНИ – 5th German-Russian workshop and exhibition project Unter’m Strich (at the end of the day).
2007 ongoing Russemblage. Photography project. Artistic and aesthetic guidance: Professor Arno Fischer
2006 SIEОНИ. 4th German-Russian workshop and exhibition project Я выбираю - Ich wähle (i cast my vote) carried out in St. Petersburg under the patronage of the city’s consul general of the Federal Republic of Germany. Polaroid photography project воспоминание created and exhibited at НоМИ gallery.
2005 Government art collection of Mecklenburg-West Pomerania located in the city of Schwerin: purchase of photography work.
2005 1st International EPSON-ART-PHOTO-AWARD. One of the winners in the category “best selected works” for “Prora”. Ceremony and exhibition held at the ART COLOGNE 2005 (2006: exhibition of the aforementioned work at the Goethe Institutes in Istanbul and Rotterdam).
2005 SIEОНИ. 3rd German-Russian workshop and exhibition project Tauschkunst (the art of exchange).
2004-2005 SIEОНИ. 2nd German-Russian workshop in St. Petersburg supported by the Institute for Foreign Relations (Institut für Auslandsbeziehungen IFA). Exhibition of Paris, Paris combien? and paintings at Пушкинская 10 - Pushkinskaya 10 gallery.
2004 SIEОНИ. 1st German-Russian Pleinair Друзья – Freunde (friends) in the German city of Brache/federal state of Schleswig Holstein. Exhibitions took place at St. Spiritus church and the town hall in the German city of Greifswald/Mecklenburg-West Pomerania.
2004 k-Junge Kunst aus Mecklenburg-Vorpommern (k-young art from Mecklenburg-West Pomerania). Group exhibition with Elena Kozlova and Julia Körner at Neues Kunsthaus Ahrenshoop, an art venue. Catalogue publication by Edition Hohes Ufer Ahrenshoop publishing house.
2003 Was bleibt. (All that remains.). Installation, visual works as well as black and white photography organised by the "Medienwerkstatt" of the Caspar David Friedrich Institute in Greifswald, the art department of the city’s university.
2002 „Paris, Paris combien?" – Gallery at Max Planck Institute in Greifswald.
2002 Nebeneinander. Group exhibition in the gallery at Max Planck Institute in Greifswald. Sold a series of photographic works. Permanent exhibition.
2002 Award winner for the artistic design of the publication health care management. The text is written by French author Christian Bobin and was published by Oldenburg Verlag, a publishing house, as a letterpress edition.
2001 Prora. Photography project. Exhibition at the Siemens location in Greifswald and the Caspar David Friedrich Institute of the University of Greifswald.
2000 24 Stunden Greifswald (24 hours Greifswald) – Photography and exhibition project (in cooperation with the photography faculty of the technical college of the city of Bielefeld).