Work

2016-…
Guest Professor for Information Design at Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design, Halle

2012-…
Founding member of design studio SYNTOP

2013-2016
Deputy Professor at HS Magdeburg-Stendal, Institute for Industrial Design, Interaction Design Studies

2012-2013
Research Associate at UdK Berlin

2013 Teaching Design concept and prototyping class,
IUAV Venice / Interaction Venice

2012-2013
Teaching „Design of Digital and Physical Interfaces“,
University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

2011-2012
Teaching „Programme Entwerfen“,
University of Applied Sciences Potsdam

2010-2012
Member of TheProduct

2008-…
Freelance interaction designer and media artist

2008
Graduated as “Diplom Designer” (~MA), Prof. Joachim Sauter

2006-2008
Tutor, Institute for Timebased Media,
UdK Berlin (Processing, ActionScript)

2005-2008
Freelance graphic designer

2005-2006
Student assistant, Institute for Timebased Media, UdK Berlin

2003-2008
Studies Visual Communication at UdK Berlin

2002-2003
Contracted graphic designer

1999-2002 Apprenticeship as “Media Designer for Digital and Printmedia”, Bonn

Exhibitions

2015
Brandenburg Design Prize Award Exhibition, Nikolaisaal Potsdam (DE) – „MRZ Cottbus“

2012
Net.Specific, Museum for Contemporary Art, Roskilde (DK) – „transgression“
Wasteland Twinnings Conference, ZKU, Berlin (DE) – „AXP Object Scanner“
Media City Seoul, Seoul (KR) – „default to public“
„current nets“, Berlin (DE) – „self.detach“

2011
Deichtorhallen Hamburg (DE) – „WUNDER“
Biosphäre Potsdam (DE) – „Sol“
Stattbad Wedding, Berlin (DE) – „Anxious Prop Case 4“
Computerspielemuseum (DE) – „GameMilestones“

2010
CynetArt (DE) – „Audience“
Uferhallen, Berlin (DE) – „Sol“
EMAF 2010 (DE) – „default to public“
Here Comes The Sun, Dortmund (DE) – „Sol“
LocateMe (DE) – „syntopic fragments“
Artefact Festival (BE) – „default to public“
transmediale 10 (DE) – „default to public“

2009
Tweak Festival (IE) – „default to public“
Lyon Biennale (FR) – „follow me“
Ars Electronica Cyberarts (AT) – „default to public“
Designtransfer (DE) – „default to public“

2007
Pixelache (FI) – „self.detach“
DMY Designfestival (DE) – „way of the cross“
Ars Electronica Campus 2.0 (AT) – „way of the cross“

2006
Pixelache 06 (FI) – „loopArena“
Cybersonica 06 (GB) – „loopArena“
transmediale 06 (DE) – „loopArena“

Awards

2015
Brandenburg Design Prize - Winner Category Interface Design „MRZ Cottbus“

2012
Annual Multimedia Award 2012 – Gold „Sol“

2009
Prix Ars Electronica, interactive art – award of distinction „default to public“

2008
re/act – Nominee „at second glance“

2006
Annual Multimedia Award – Publication „Dandelion“
digital sparks – Nominee „loopArena“