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1979         Born in Munich, Germany
2000-2003 Academy of Photographic Design Munich
                (Fachakademie fuer Fotodesign Muenchen)
2003-2004 Works and lives in New York, USA
2004-2005 Works and lives in Hawaii, USA
2007-2008 DAAD Scholarship at Hongik University Seoul, South Korea
2009         Works and lives in New York and Munich
2010         Works and lives in New York and Berlin
2011         Works and lives in Berlin


Photo Projects
2011 Itoshima, Japan
        Nightfields, Julianadorp, The Netherlands
2010 Filmsets, Bavaria Filmstudio Munich, Germany
        Tunis Polaroids, Tunis, Tunisia
2009-now Mountain Studies, Alpbach and Innsbruck, Austria
2008 Mount Kumgangsan, Kaesong, North Korea
        Love Motels, South Korea
2007-2008 Korea Diary, South Korea
        Dogil Maeul - The German Village in South Korea, Namhae, South Korea
2006 Snownight, Bavaria, Germany
2005 Hale Kula, Hawaiian School Houses, Hawaii, USA
        Cookie Cutter Homes, New Mexico, USA
2004 Nightwatch, Miami, USA
        Nowhere, New York, USA
2003 Monterey Trailer Park, Los Angeles, USA

2011 “The Old Lady’s House”, Studio Kura, Itoshima, Japan
2010 “Works 2003-2008”, Gallery f5,6, Munich, Germany
        “Works 2003-2008”, Gallery Schuster Miami, USA
2009 “Korea Diary”, Scope Basel with Gallery Schuster, Switzerland
2007 “Snownight”, Gallery Schuster Photo, Berlin, Germany
2005 “Monterey Trailer Park”, Burg Horkheim, Germany

2012 AIPAD, with Gallery f5,6, New York, USA (29.3.-1.4.2012)
2011 ICH BIN EIN BERLINER, Dezerschauhalle Miami (bis 29.02.2012)
2011 Pavlov’s Dog, Space for Photography, Berlin, Germany (24.11- 19.12.2011)
        Stand der Dinge, Galerie Schuster, Berlin, Germany
        Hotspot-Berlin, Kolbe Museum, Berlin, Germany
        Suburbia, Platform Gallery, UCSB, Los Angeles, USA
        Launch of They Magazine No. 2, Hide and Seek Gallery, Los Angeles, USA
2010 Little Sister Art Fair, Spinello Gallery, Miami, USA
        Zooming in and Out, ELTEATRO Tunis, Tunisia
        Klein Collection at the Landesvertretung Baden-Wuerttemberg, Berlin, Germany
        Camera Club of New York Photo Competition, CCNY, New York, USA
        Photo Dummy Exhibition Le Garage, Arles, France
        Tunis Biennale, Musee de la ville de Tunis-Palais Kheireddine, Tunisia

Group-Shows (Continuation)
2010 Silverstein Photography Annual, Bruce Silverstein Gallery, New York, USA
        Photography Prize Alison & Peter Klein Collection, Sammlung Klein, Germany
        Solo Show, Gallery Schuster Berlin, Germany
2009 Art from Berlin, Gallery Schuster, Miami, USA
        Querschnitt Haengung #4, Klein Collection, Germany
        Scope New York, with Gallery Schuster, USA
        Flash Forward 2008, Gallery Art Mur, Montreal, Canada
        Fresh Start, Los Angeles, USA
        Scope New York, with Gallery Schuster, USA
        Scope Miami, with Gallery Schuster, USA
2008 Ueber Land, Municipal Gallery Neunkirchen, Germany
        European Prize of Architectural Photography, Goethe Institute Singapore
        Flash Forward 2008, Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, New York, USA
        Flash Forward 2008, Lennox Contemporary Toronto, Canada
        Night at the Hunter College Galleries, New York, USA
        Hey Hot Shot 2008, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, USA
        Scope Basel, with Gallery Schuster, Switzerland
        Scope New York, with Gallery Schuster, USA
        Dogil Maeul Visual Gallery, Photokina, Cologne, Germany
        European Prize of Architectural Photography, VHS-Gallery, Stuttgart, Germany
        Mount Kumgangsan Kuenstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
2007 Flash Forward 2007 Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, New York, USA
        Flash Forward 2007 Lennox Contemporary Toronto, Canada
        Photofestival Mannheim/Ludwigshafen/Heidelberg, Germany
        Antennae Houston Center of Photography (HCP), Houston, USA
2006 Photofest Aleppo, Syria
        Photo&Foto Milano, Italy
2005 Auswaertsspiel Tattfoo Gallery New York, USA
2003 Project Space Gallery Adler, Frankfurt, Germany
        Monterey Trailer Park Academy of Photographic Design, Germany


Catalogue, Einblick 2011, Year Book of University of Applied Sciences Munich, July 2011, Germany
Magazine The Photo, Volume 3, Summer 2011, South Korea
Noovo Magazine, Volume 4, December 2010, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Catalogue George Eastman House Benefit Auction, Rochester, New York, USA
Catalogue Hotspot-Berlin, Kolbe Museum, April 2011, Berlin, Germany
Magazine Famous, No. 13, December 2010, Russia
Blog graphic addict, October 2010, France
Blog booooooom, October 2010, Canada
Online Magazin UnlessYouWill, Issue 10, October 2010, Australia
Online Magazine OVER/UNDER Magazine, Issue 1, Night Moves, USA
Sueddeutsche Zeitung, Vorliebe fuers Nokturne Nr. 124, 2./3. June 2010, Germany
Catalogue of Tunis Biennale, April 2010, Tunis
Catalogue for Solo Show at Gallery Schuster Berlin, January 2010, Germany
Magazine Monthly Photography June Issue 2009, South Korea
Catalogue Querschnitt, Haengung #4, Klein Collection 2009, Germany
Catalogue Scope Art fair, Miami, Basel and New York, 2008/2009, USA and Switzerland
Online Magazine moloko-plus, Issue 6, 2008, Russia
Catalogue to:Night contemporary representations of the night 2008, USA
Book Flash Forward Emerging Photographers 2007 & 2008, Canada

Publications (Continuation)
Magazine European Photography 2007 Issue 82, Germany
Book European Architectural Photography Prize 2007, Germany
Blog I heart photography, John Colberg, October 2006, USA
Magazin fotograf, Issue 8, 2006, Czech Republic


Awards and Grants
2011 Artist in Residence, Studio Kura, Itoshima, Japan
2010 Artist in Residence, ELTEATRO Tunis, Tunisia
Camera Club of New York National Photo Competition, 2nd Place
2009 Stiftungspreis fuer Fotokunst, Klein Collections, Finalist
New York Photo Festival, Nominee Fine Art Series
Lucie Photoawards, Fine Art, Honorable Mention
Paul Huf Award, Foam Fotografie Museum Amsterdam, Nominee
2008 Hey Hot Shot 2008, Jen Bekman Gallery, New York, Winner
Magenta Foundation, Flash Forward 2008, Winner
2007 Voigtlaender New Talent Award, Winner
Magenta Emerging Photographers Competition, Winner
European Architecture Photography Prize, highly recommended
Canon ProfiFoto Award, Winner
2006 DAAD-Scholarship of fine Arts, South Korea
2005 Scholarship for Fotofest, Houston

Teaching Experience
Guest Lecture and Workshop at Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan, July 2011
Guest Lecture and Workshop at the Institut Superieur des Beaux Arts de Tunis, December 2009

Museet for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark
Klein Collection, Germany
ADAC Collection, Germany
Steven A. Cohen Collection, USA

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