Education

2012 - 2016 studies in fine art with Prof. Tina Bara, class for photography and moving image, Academy of Fine Arts, Leipzig, Germany

2007 - 2011 studies in photography with Prof. Susanne Brügger, University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Dortmund, Germany

2009 term abroad with Prof. Dr. David Reid, Nottingham Trent University, School of Art and Design, UK


Awards & Scholarships

 

2016 gute aussichten - new german photography 2016/2017

2016 finalist, Startpoint prize for emerging artists

2015 studio- und exhibition scholarship, a room that... , Spinnerei, Leipzig

2015 nomination German Photobook Prize 2015

2012 2nd Place, Dummy Award, 5th International Photobook Festival, Le Bal, Paris


Exhibitions

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2017

gute aussichten - junge deutsche fotografie 2016/2017

Haus der Photographie, Deichtorhallen Hamburg, Germany

Kolga Tbilisi Photo, Tbilisi, Georgia (upcoming)

Landesmuseum Koblenz, Festung Ehrenbreitstein, Koblenz, Germany (upcoming)

Goethe-Institut, Nicosia, Cyprus (upcoming)

Goethe-Institut, Milano, Italy (upcoming)

 

2016

gute aussichten - junge deutsche fotografie 2016/2017, NRW-Forum, Düsseldorf, Germany

℅ Pop, Nunk, Köln, Germany

Marmarilo, HGB Galerie, Leipzig, Germany

 

2015

Lost reality, a room that…, Spinnerei, Leipzig, Germany

Spontaneous Frameworks, HGB Galerie, Leipzig, Germany

Forum für Fotografie, Köln, Germany (b)

Landesvertretung Baden-Württemberg in Brüssel, Belgium (b)

Buchmesse Frankfurt, Germany (b)

 

2014

Zum Beispiel, Hochschule für Grafik und Buchkunst, Leipzig, Germany

 

2013

SK-Stiftung, Photographische Sammlung, Köln, Germany (b)

 

2012

Impel and the procession, Ku Gallery, Taipei, Taiwan

VICE Photo Show, New York, USA / Toronto, Canada / Montreal, Canada

MIA Milan Image Art Fair, Dummy Award, Milano, Italy

Photobook Festival, Dummy Award, Le Bal, Paris, France

f/stop, 5. Festival für Fotografie, Leipzig, Germany (b)

 

2011

Das was es nicht ist, Künstlerhaus, Dortmund, Germany

Schauraum 05, FH Dortmund, Germany

Buchlabor, Buchmesse Frankfurt, Germany (b)

 

2010

Fotofestung, Festival für junge Fotografie, Kiel, Germany

Small Victories, Little Mountain Gallery, Vancouver, Canada / Above Second Gallery, Hong Kong, China

 

2009

Bohème Précaire, Off Location, Dortmund, Germany

Still/Moving, Broadway Cinema, Nottingham, UK

Transversale, Magie der Dinge, RWE Tower, Dortmund, Germany


Publications

 

Artist book “Liebe Grüße aus 18500m Höhe, MICHELLE”, Seltmann+Söhne

VICE Germany, Benelux, UK, International 

Intro, Germany

Cahiers - Notes on Photography, Germany

Der Greif, Germany