Biography

1963

Born in Stuttgart

1984

5 semesters of study at the Freie Kunstschule Stuttgart

1987

Studies at the Hochschule der Künste Berlin, Sculpture and music theory. Prof. Joachim Schmettau, Prof. Isa Genzken, Prof. Eva-Maria Schön, Prof. Christina Kubisch

1989-94

Fellowship recipient, Evangelische Studienstiftung e.V. – Villigst

1990

Travel fellowship for a sculpture symposium at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

1990

3 semesters study at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, printmaking with Prof. Karl Bethke and art history with Prof. Charles Werner Haxthausen

1991-1992

Assistant to Prof. Karl Bethke in the printshop, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis

1993

Graduated with “Diplom” from the Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

One year’s work at Universal Limited Art Editions – ULAE, New York, the printshop of Robert Rauschenberg and Jasper Johns

1994

Advanced study (Meisterschülerin) at the Hochschule der Künste, Berlin

1994-1998

Instructor, Freie Kunstschule, Berlin

1996

Instructor, Int. Sommerakademie Berlin

Assistant to Prof. Joan Hall, Int. Salzburger Sommerakademie

Invitation and fellowship to the 6th. Symposium of Saxony, 1996, Leipzig

1997

Instructor ‘experimental printmaking’, University of Washington, St. Louis, Missouri

1997-2000

Instructor, Hochschule der Künste Saar, Saarbrücken

1998

Instructor, Int. Sommerakademie Berlin

Instructor ‘experimental printmaking’, University of Washington, St. Louis, Missouri

1999

Workshop ‘experimental printmaking’, University of South Dakota, Vermillion

Symposium ‘Grenzgänger – künstlerische Arbeit zwischen Wort und Bild’, Universität Tübingen

Instuctor, Int. Sommerakademie Berlin

Visiting artist – workshop, Museum School Boston

2000

Visiting artist at a workshop, Washington University, St. Louis

Instructor ‘experimental printmaking’, Schloß Homburg

Visiting artist at a workshop, University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee, Milwaukee

Alice Fjelstul Scholarship

2002

Visiting artist at a workshop, Minneapolis College for Art and Design, MCAD, Minneapolis

Visiting artist, Highpoint Press, Minneapolis

Visiting artist, Wildwood Press, St. Louis

Instructor ‘experimental printmaking’, Schloß Homburg

2003

Instructor, print shop of the Gutenberg Museums, Mainz

Visiting artist, Wildwood Press, St. Louis

2004

Instructor, print shop of the Gutenberg Museum, Mainz

2005

Instructor at the visiting artist program, MCAD, Minneapolis

Summer academy, Schwäbischer Kunstsommer, Kloster Irsee

Received the culture prize from the city of Wuerzburg

2007

Visting artist Stipendium, Wildwood Press, St. Louis

2009

head oft he printshop, Faber – Castell Academy, Nuernberg

visiting artist scholarship, Wildwood Press, St. Louis

2010

summer academy, Schwäbischer Kunstsommer, Kloster Irsee

summer academy Homburg, music and fine arts, Homburg am Main

scholarship, Int. Print-Symposium Gaspoltshofen, Upper Austria

2011

Workshop, Lithografie im Heute, Kunstakademie Stuttgart – Papierrestaurierung

Arbeitsstipendium, European Printgraphic Symposium „Borders“, Wallsee, Österreich

2014

Europa – Symposium: Papierhistoriker und Restauratoren, Papiermühle Homburg

2015

„non-toxic-printmaking“ Workshop, HGB – Leipzig