1981 born in Duisburg, Germany

2000-2004 Universität der Künste Berlin, Germany

2011-2012 Rijksakademie, Amsterdam

lives and works in Berlin, Germany

Grants / Residencies / Fellowships

2018 Asia Culture Center Residency, Gwangju, South Korea

2014 Mondriaan Fund - "bewezen talent"

2013 Royal Dutch Painting Award - Koninklijke Prijs voor vrije Schilderkunst

2013 Amsterdams Fonds voor de kunst - developement budget


2019/20 interim professor for painting, academy of the arts Karlsruhe, Germany

Solo Exhibitions

2022 Interiors, Wannsee Contemporary, Berlin

2022 Gathering 相聚, Solid Art, Taipei

2022 Us, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles

2021 Soft People (Erotic), Gerhard Hofland Gallery, Amsterdam

2020 Gathering, Bark Gallery, Berlin

2019 With Lovers, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles

2019 Certain Place, Studio Continuo, Amsterdam

2017 Basic Communities/Soft People, CCA Derry~Londonderry, Northern Ireland

2017 Soft People, Kunstverein Langenhagen, Hannover, Germany

2016 Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles

2015 Pause, Kazachenko's Apartment, Oslo

2015 Gatherings, Galeria Nicodim, Bucharest

2013 Basic Communities, Thomaskerk, Amsterdam

2012 Love, Apice for Artists, Amsterdam

2011 Galerie Lena Brüning, Berlin

2010 Musik/Bad Liebenwerda, Bilder/Philipp Kremer (curated by Ralf Ziervogel), TÄT, Berlin

Group Exhibitions (selection)

2022 Out of Place, Monti 8, Latina, Italy

2022 Pferdemädchen - A Little Girl's Horse Craze (A. Freud), Zwinger Galerie Berlin

2022 Das Raunen der Sammlung, Kunstmuseum Bochum

2021 Wie es Euch gefällt und was wir sind, Knust Kunz Gallery Editions, München

2021 All Tomorrow's Parties, domicile(n.), Los Angeles

2020 Tom of Finland Art & Culture Festival: Plugged In, online exhibition, Tom of Finland Foundation, Los Angeles

2020 Quixotic, Ramp Gallery, London

2020 əráivəl, National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art Goyang, South Korea

2020 Like a Luminous Animal, curated by Pei-Hsuan Wang and Fei Wu, Solid Art, Taipei

2020 Cover of the Cover, Bark Gallery, Berlin

2020 Hallucinogenic, curated by Koen Delaere, Gerhard Hofland Gallery and Project Space on the Inside, Amsterdam

2020 Zonder Commentaar, curated by Margreet Bouman, De Vishal, Haarlem

2020 Desire Nights, Screening, curated by Vaari Claffey, Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin

2020 Da für Dich, Zentrale, Berlin

2020 Hollywood Babylon, presented by Jeffrey Deitch, Nicodim, and Autre Magazine, Former Spago Restaurant, Los Angeles

2019 Skin Stealers, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles

2019 Our Lady of the Flowers, Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest

2018 Open Studios - Dialogue and Exchange, Asia Culture Center, Gwangju, South Korea

2018 The Adderall and the Ecstasy, Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest

2018 Formal Encounters, Nicodim Gallery, Bucharest

2017 Homeward Bound, curated by Ben Lee Ritchie Handler, Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles

2017 Auf der Schwelle, studio Daniel Lergon and Bar Babette, Berlin

2017 202 Deamons, studio Ayumi Rahn, Berlin

2016 Kisses Sweeter Than Wine, curated by Matt Packer, Treignac Project, Treignac, France

2016 Festiv Town, organized by Dan Walwin, Roundabout Mauritskade and Linnaeusstraat, Amsterdam

2015 Intercourse, Mattkissing Project Space, Amsterdam

2015 Urgent Care of Identity, curated by Louis Hothothot, A-Lab, Amsterdam

2013 A petite fair, Jeanine Hofland galery/Boetzelaer|Nispen, Amsterdam

2013 Rites de Passage, curated by Julia Geerlings, Thomaskerk, Amsterdam

2013 Artificial Amsterdam, De Appel arts centre, Amsterdam

2013 Galery Mieke van Schaijk, with Gino Saccone and Tilman Meyer-Faje, ‘S-Hertogenbosch, Netherlands

2012 Rijksakademie Open 2012, Rijksakademie Amsterdam

2012 Koninklijke Prijs voor vrije Schilderkunst, Koninklijk Paleis, Amsterdam

2011 Editionen, Galerie Lena Brüning, Berlin

2011 Rijksakademie Open 2011, Rijksakademie Amsterdam

2010 Tape Modern No. 18, Tape Berlin

2010 Peng!, Transponder, Leipzig

2010 Grand Slam, Büro Adalbert, Berlin

2009 Idyllismus, Tanzschule, München

2008 B-Seite, Galerie Gebr. Lehmann, Berlin

2008 Infernoesque Parapluie, with Nicolai Kraus, Infernoesque, Berlin

Curated Exhibitions

2014 Dall' apice al fondo (e viceversa), Apice for artists, Amsterdam (link)




Nicodim Gallery, Los Angeles / Bucharest

Gerhard Hofland Gallery, Amsterdam