Curriculum vitae

2019-2020 Retrospective at "Ludwiggalerie, Oberhausen"

 

2019 solo exhibition at the german parliament "Deutscher Bundestag".

 

2018 Retrospective at "Angermuseum, Erfurt"

 

2017 solo exhibition at the german parliament "Deutscher Bundestag". 

 

2015-2016 teaching editorial illustration

as an Adjunct Professor at the

"BTK University of Art & Design", Hamburg.

 

2011-2016 teaching illustration as an Adjunct Professor at the "Design Department" of the "Hamburg Universtity of Applied Sciences".

 

2011-2014 Master of Arts at the

"Hamburg Universtity of Applied Sciences“.

 

since 2006 working as a freelance illustrator

for several magazines, newspapers, agencies

and other clients. 

 

2004-2009 Diploma in Illustration at the "Hamburg Universtity of Applied Sciences“.

 

1982 born in Erfurt, Germany.


Honours

2017 & 2019

- solo exhibition at the german parliament "Deutscher Bundestag"

 

2016

- Independent Publisher Book Awards – Silver Medal

- Comicbuchpreis der Berthold Leibinger Stiftung (finalist)

 

2014

- Thüringer Staatspreis für Architektur und Städtebau 2014 (recognition)

 

2013

- Hans Meid Förderpreis 2013

- Prix Pépites de Salon du livre et de la presse jeunesse Montreuil 2013 (nomination)

 

2012

- Max und Moritz Preis 2012

  

2010

- ICOM Independent Comic Award 2010

- Award of Excellence by the Society for News Design 2010

- Deutscher Jugendliteratur Preis 2010 (nomination)

 

 

 


Upcoming events

December 12, 2022 

Reading at

"Stadtbibliothek Stuttgart", 

Stuttgart, Germany

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November 2, 2022 

Reading at

"Bezirkszentralbibliothek Pablo Neruda", 

Berlin, Germany

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October 23, 2022 

Reading at "Frankfurter Buchmesse",

Frankfurt a.M., Germany

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October 14, 2022 

Reading at "Café Luitpold",

Munich, Germany

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October 13, 2022 

Reading at

"Literaturhaus München", 

Munich, Germany

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October 1&2, 2022 

Signing at "Hamburger Comicfestival",

Hamburg, Germany

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Vita Obscura – Life Bizarre

(avant-verlag, 2022)

COMING SOON

 

Nachts im Dom

(Schnell & Steiner, 2022)

 

Das Parlament

(avant-verlag, 2019)

 

Geschichtsbilder

(exhibition catalogue)

(avant-verlag, 2018) 

 

IKON

(avant-verlag, 2018)

 

Vita Obscura

(avant-verlag, 2014)

 

Packeis

(avant-verlag, 2012)

 

drüben!

(avant-verlag, 2009)

 

Rodolphe Töpffer:

"Die Liebesabenteuer des

Monsieur Vieux Bois"

(avant-verlag, 2016)