Curriculum vitae

BIOGRAPHY

1977

Born in Stuttgart, Germany, grew up in Morristown/Tennessee and Wiernsheim/Enz

1998

Free Art School Nürtingen

2002 - 2008

Studying visual art/sculpture at the State Academy of Art and Design Stuttgart at Werner Pokorny, Micha Ullman, Markus Ambach and Rainer Ganahl

2007

Studying abroad with the Baden-Württemberg scholarship in San Francisco, United States

2009 – 2010

“Academy scholarship”, that means graduate studies at the State Academy of Art and Design Stuttgart

2008 – 2010

Studio scholarship Nürtingen

2010 - 2013 

Studio scholarship district of Esslingen

 

AWARDS (SELECTION)

2005 Prize of the Friends of the Academy for “Space and Time”
2006 Winning the realization and implementation of the sculpture “forest” at the “sculptures bike trail” Osterburken (in the
Neckar-Odenwald-Kreis)
2006 Academy Award for “Museum of Sedimented Art”
2006 Prize of the Friends of the Academy for “Museum of Sedimented Art”
2007 Scholarship from the State Foundation of Baden-Württemberg for California/USA
2007 First “Mixed Media” award Gallery Calstate East Bay/California
2008 3rd prize Klettpassage Stuttgart and implementation of the work
2008 - 2010 Atelierstipendium Stadt Nürtingen
2008 3rd prize Klettpassage Stuttgart and implementation of the work
2009 Winner of the Gerlinde Beck Prize (Gerlinde Beck Foundation)
2010 Debutant prize ABK Stuttgart