*1983
lives and works since 2012 in Dortmund, Germany
before in Budapest, Istanbul and Berlin

2017 – postgraduate studies, KHM Cologne
2016 workstay in Cape Town
2015 workstay in New York City
2011-2012 Meisterschuelerin of Doerte Eissfeldt, University of Art, Braunschweig, DE
2004-2009 Diploma Fine Arts, University of Art, Braunschweig, DE classes of Hannes Boehringer (Art Philosophy), Prof. Doerte Eissfeldt (photography and film), Dr. Viola Vahrson (Art Theory), Guy Ben-Ner (Performance), Christoph Schlingensief (Performance / Video)
2008-2010 several workstays in Istanbul, Turkey
2007 visiting student at Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design, Budapest, HU

filmography
2016 It’s so sad the giraffe is dead, 16mm, digitized, film performance with live sound, 20 min
2015 Car Care, 16mm, digitized, 11:45 min
2014 E.1027, 16mm, digitized, 7:30 min
2013 Running through history, handyvideo, 3:41 min
2013 Steppen, 16mm, digitized, loop
2012 Rot, 16mm, digitized, 3:04 min
2012 Fan Fit, 16mm, digitized, 2:26 min
2012 Noha, 16mm, digitized, 5:29 min
2012 Future World, Super 8, digitized, 3:16 min
2011 o.T. 16mm digitized, loop
2011 Old Europe 16mm, digitized, 6:40 min
2011 Home Super 8, digitized, 1:25 min
2011 Cowboys 16mm, digitized, 5:30 min
2010 Carpet 16mm, digitized, 3:04 min
2010 Maik 16mm, digitized, 8.50 min
2009 Ghosts 16mm, digitized, 3.20 min
2008 Band Super 8, digitized, 3 min
2008 2,5 Rugs Super 8, digitized, 9.40 min
2007 3.Etage Super 8, digitized, 9 min
2007 Swimmer Super 8, digitized, 3:50 min

awards
2016 nomination for Young Talent art prize in Media Art, Film and Performance, Ministry of Culture NRW, Germany
2015 nomination for Young Talent art prize in Film, Ministry of Culture NRW, Germany
2015 special mention, portfolio viewing, Fotomuseum Winterthur, CH
2013 1.prize, DEW21 award
2012 2. prize, Paula Modersohn-Becker award
2011 1.prize for best installation, 21. International Videofestival Bochum

grants
2017 Ruhr Residence GO. IKF program NRW
2016 Artist in Residence, Culture Vultures, Morocco
2015 Artist in Residence at La Fragua, Spain
2013 nomination for Karl-Schmidt-Rottluff grant
2013 nomination for Follow Fluxus, Nassauischer Kunstverein Wiesbaden, DE
2012 studio grant, Depot, Dortmund, DE
2011 Artist in Residence at Skaftfell Center for Visual Arts, Seydisfjoerdur, Iceland

lectures
2013 Carpet Lecture, Grandhotel Abgrund, Hamburg, DE
2011 Artist Talk, Skaftfell Center, Iceland, IC
2011 About carpets and craziness, Dresdner Teppichabend, Museum for Ethnography, Dresden, DE

exhibitions | filmfestivals | performances
2017
“Neutral Territory” Lecture Performance, Studio Stage Ruhr Residence, Kunstmuseum Bochum
“It’s so sad the giraffe is dead”, Filmvorführung mit Performance, Videonale Bonn

2016
“It’s so sad the giraffe is dead”, Filmvorführung mit Performance, WDR Funkhaus, Vergabe des European Sound Art Awards
Marler Videoart Award 2016, Skulpturenmuseum Glaskasten Marl
It is so sad the giraffe is dead, film screening with live music, Maschinenhaus Essen (E)
Car Care, Rencontres Internationales, Paris
Car Care, International Womans Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne
2015
Butter, Cars and a chanson, Combo, Cordoba
E.1027, International Womans Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne
Portfolio Viewing, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Switzerland
2014
If you see them or not mountains are there, Museum for Art and Art History, Dortmund (s/c)
Dortmunder Export, Kunstverein Haus8, Kiel (g)
Things you discover yourself, Museum for contemporary Art, Leipzig (g)
2013
installation, blicke filmfestival des Ruhrgebiets
DEW21 art award, museum for art and art history, Dortmund (g)
Ausnahmezustand, Artist Residence Dortmund (g/c)
Das Naturschoene, Grandhotel Abgrund, Hamburg (g)
Kinder des Ortes, Dortmund (g/c)
KIW, Berlin (g)
ikono on air festival, Berlin
Heute kein Plenum, 267 Quartierefor contemporary art and photography, Braunschweig (g/c)
Keiner fehlt immer, HBK Braunschweig (g)
Home at International Womans Film Festival Dortmund | Cologne
Only art can break your heart, Performance, Plateau 28, Dortmund
Monoton, mhh Kestnerschau, Hannover (g/c)
2012
We are Karen Eliot, BBK, Cologne
DREAMLAND, Julia Stoschek Foundation, Düsseldorf
Paula Modersohn-Becker award, Große Kunstschau, Worpswede (g/c)
Cairo. Open City Testimonies from an ongoing Revolution, Townhouse Gallery Cairo and Museum for Photography, Braunschweig (g)
2011
Tapdance Performance, Seydisfjoerdur Iceland
Localize Filmfestival Potsdam
competition for Media Art, Fidena Bochum
competition International Videofestival Bochum
2010
Loses Kontingent von Welt, museum for photography Braunschweig, (g/c)
2009
winning a way. the truth is more complicated than an apricot, University of Art Braunschweig
Laziness, Kunstverein Wolfsburg (g/c)
Restseg, Ponton Gallery, Budapest, HU (g)
2008
Language is a virus from outer space, HBK Braunschweig (g/c)
2007
KEK, Contemporary Architure Center Budapest, HU (g)
Beyond the line, HBK Braunschweig, (g/c)
2005/2006/2007
Performances in public space, Wien, Helmstedt, Strassbourg, Budapest

g = groupshow
s = soloshow
c = cataloge