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Prizes / Film Funding / Grants

2015
Post-Production funding for the documentary ‘Tango on a Visit’ (Tango zu Besuch) by MFG Baden-Württemberg and the Freiburg Culture Office

2013
Grant from the ‘Female Artist Program’ of the Berlin Senate Chancellery
Funding for the Trailer for ‘Tango on a Visit’ from Freiburg Culture Office
Funding for two Script Camps from the MFG Baden Wuerttemberg

2012
Funding from „Qcine, Berlin“, the platform for young filmmakers from the Berlin University of the Arts

2011
‘Media Art Prize Upper Rhine’

Shows, Screenings & other Art Works

2018
The Room in the Back, group exhibition/paintings, studio Hugo Cardona, Baden Baden/Germany
Tango on a Visit, Germany, 2017, documentary, 52 min, further screenings in arthouse movie theatres in Germany and The Netherlands

2017
Tango on a Visit, Germany, 2017, documentary, 52 min, screenings on festivals and in arthouse movie theatres in Berlin, Hamburg, Freiburg, Leizpig, Cologne, Frankfurt and more, more information on www.tango-on-a-visit-film.de

2016

“The Camps of Resistance and Fields of Consciousness”, poem and photos of the installation Swings Two, Three, Four in ‘Levure littéraire‘, International Magazine For Cultural Information And Education

2015
Screening of Parts of Tango on a Visit at the Arsenal, Berlin
Screening of the 30 minute version of Tango on a Visit at the Long Week of Short Films Festival (KanKanMedia), Shanghai

2014
Pleasure Trip
, artistic event in public space, Freiburg/Germany
Screening of the 30 minute version of Tango on a Visit at Kommunales Kino, Freiburg/Germany

2013/14
Turf and knots_1 (videos) screening at Regionale 14, La Filature, Mulhouse/France, group show of regional artists

2013
Text and Photography at the Triennale, Istanbul/Turkey

2012/13
Trust Me I am Good for You (installation) at Regionale 13, group show of regional artists at City Gallery Stapflehus, Weil am Rhein/Germany

2012
Swing Two
(installation) at the art KARLSRUHE presented by the magazine “RegioArtline”
Swing Two, Three, Four (installation) Solo Show, Mixed Media, Ewerk Freiburg
paintings in the group show wieder sehen at the Pedagocial University, Freiburg
Screening of the videos China Taxi, Turf and Knots_1 in the film night Subjective Through the Lense at Ewerk, Freiburg

2011/12
Drawings and screening of the video Turf in the annual group show of the State Academy of Fine Arts, Karlsruhe
Screening of the video Exercises at Regionale 12, group show of regional artists in the Accélérateur de particules, Straßbourg/France

2011
Back from China, lecture in the Kunstverein, Freiburg about my stay in China
Drawings and screening of the video Turf in the group show Kl_asse at the Kunsthalle, Bremerhaven
Fivemeterswing with Bendings (object/installation) in the group show Art In The Sunbathing Area at the Sculpture Park Faulerbad, Freiburg
Fivemeterswing (rope performance) at Frau Freitag, performance platform of the State Academy of Fine Arts, Karlsruhe

2010
Screening of the video Knots_1 at 20_min_of_attention, video projection in the pedestrian area in Freiburg, organized by RegioArtline
Paintings in a group show at Gallery Art Cooperation, Hamburg
private spaces (installation) at the show zhè er (Mandarin for ‘To Be’), Tianjn Academy of Fine Arts, Tianjin/China
Solo show with videos at Gallery AnniArt, 798 Art District, Beijing/China
(Mandarin for ‘To Go’), solo show of videos, paintings, drawings at plan b, showroom in the Brewery Ganter, Freiburg

2009 / 2010
Screening of the video Stomach Run at Regionale 10, group show of regional artists at Kunstverein, Freiburg

Employment

2015 – 2017
Lecturer for Film Studies, Freiburg University

2004
Assistant for Underwater Videography, Hawaii, USA

2004 – 2008
Teacher at Public Schools

Education

2011 – 2013
Weißensee Art Academy, Berlin, Prof. Else Gabriel (twin Gabriel) and Visiting Prof. Sofia Hulten (Diploma Sculpture 2013)

2010
One semester at Tianjin Academy of Fine Arts , Tianjin/China

2009
One semester at the State Academy for Design (Hochschule für Gestaltung/HFG) Karlsruhe, Prof. Anna Jermolaewa

2008 – 2011
State Academy of Fine Arts Karlsruhe, branch Freiburg, Prof. Leni Hoffmann (Intermediate Diploma 2011)

2002 – 2003
Teacher Training, Pedagogical University Freiburg (Second German State Exam 2003)

1998 – 1999
Teacher Training, Hallam University, Sheffield

1996 – 2001
Teacher Training, Pedagogical University Freiburg (First German State Exam in Art, Biology and English 2001)

Further Professional Training

2013 – 2017
Montage – The Art of Film Editing with Nina Baermann, Media Academy Freiburg
Story Development And Counseling For International Cinema Documentaries with Arne Birkenstock, AG Dok Academy, Cologne
Producing For TV And Reportage with Joerg Langer, Media Academy Freiburg
The Narrative Power of The Beginnings And Ends of Films with Kyra Scheuer, ifs International Film School Cologne
Documentary Masterclass with Andres Veiel, Script Camp, Berlin
Script Development 1 with Andreas Kirchgaessner, Script Camp, Frankfurt
Story Development for Documentaries with Andres Veiel, Script Camp, Frankfurt
Documentaries for the Cinema with Vadim Jendreyko, Script Camp, Freiburg
Documentary and Reportage with Reinhild Dettmer-Finke and Willy Meyer, Script Camp, Freiburg

Film

  1. Tango on a Visit, 2017, 52 min, documentary

Videos 

selected

  1. Stomach Run, 2009, 2,41 min, loop, sound,
  2. Dance, 2009, Loop, 18 min, no sound
  3. Hurt, 2009, 38 min, video performance, sound
  4. Lines, 2009, 3,39 min, loop, no sound
  5. China Taxi, 2010, 0,43 min, sound, loop
  6. Goldfish / liyu, 2010, 17 sec, loop, no sound
  7. Turf, 2011,  4:09 min, sound
  8. Swinging, 2011, 9,33 min, sound
  9. Cupidas, 2011, 5,43 min, sound
  10. Knots, 2011, 1,23 min, no sound, loop