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CV

1968 Born in Berlin
1990 – 91 Studies in history of arts at Université Paris IV Sorbonne
1991 – 94 Studies in history of arts at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, München
1994 – 97 Studies in photography at Fachakademie für Fotodesign, München
since 1997 Freelance photographer

Awards & Grants

2017 VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn; project grant ›Themmuns – Youth in Northern Ireland‹
2012 Henri Nannen Preis; shortlist best photo reportage; ›Die innere Unsicherheit – Bilder aus Beirut‹
2009 VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn; project-grant ›CedarEvolution‹
2009 Photography Award of the City of Munich, nomination (exhibition)
2005 QUIVID-arts programe, München; photo-installation ›Beweg‘ dich, dann bewegt sich was‹
1997 Danner-Foundation Photography Award, München; honorary mention

Exhibitions (Selection)

2015 ›Rec by‹ (group exhibition), EasyUpstream gallery, München
2015 ›Displaced‹ (solo exhibition), Lost Weekend bookstore, München
2014 ›Beirut Eight Thirteen‹ (solo exhibition), Stadtmuseum – Sammlung Fotografie, München
2012 ›Ping / Pong‹ (group exhibition), Kunstraum, München
2011 ›Silence like the wind overtakes me‹ (group exhibition), Cyan – Raum für Fotografie, München
2009 ›Beirut Zero Eight‹ (group exhibition), Städtische Kunsthalle lothringer 13 – Förderpreise 2009, München
2005 ›Beweg‘ dich, dann bewegt sich was‹, Photo-Installation, QUIVID-Arts programme, München

Clients

Editorial: Africa-Report, ADAC-Reisemagazin, Brand Eins, Brigitte, BMW-Magazin, Chrismon, Cicero, Cosmopolitan, CNN, Das Magazin, DB-mobil, Du, Emotion, La Famille Chretienne, Financal Times, Focus, Gapz, Geo Saison, Geo Special, Glamour, Der Greif, Greenpeace-Magazin, GQ, GQ/US, Jetzt-Magazin, Madame, Manager Magazin, Maxi, Monocle, Myself, New York Times Magazine, Nido, NZZ, Der Spiegel, Stern, Süddeutsche Zeitung, SZ-Magazin, Travel & Leisure, Traxx, Vice, Weltwoche, Die Woche, Die Zeit, Zeit-Magazin, Züricher Sonntagszeitung

Commercial: Audi, Bayerische Rück Versicherung, Bayerischer Rundfunk, BMW, Bigfish Germany, Bilfinger, Georg Fischer, Gmündener Ersatzkasse, Hermann v. Helmholtz Forschungszentren, Hewlett Packard, Interroll, Inoutic, Media Saturn, MKS McDonalds Kinderhilfe Stiftung, Peach Property, Raumbrand, Siemens SBK, SonyBMG, Sport Schuster, SüdHausBau, Swiss Re, Thuega Energy, Tirol Werbung

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