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 2013 / 2014
 2011 / 2012
 2009 / 2010
 2007 / 2008
 2005 / 2006
 2003 / 2004
 2001 / 2002
 1999 / 2000
 1997 / 1998

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1970   born in Paderborn (DE)
1989 - 1992   Berufskolleg für Design, Schmuck und Gerät, Pforzheim (DE)
1992 - 1996   Hochschule für Gestaltung, Pforzheim (DE)
1997 - 1998   Sandberg Insitute, Amsterdam, (NL)
     
    lives and works in Pforzheim (DE)
     
     
    Solo Exhibitions
     
2016   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Jewelers´ Werk, Washington D.C. (US)
     
2015   Galerie Annick Zufferey, Carouge (CH)
     
2014  

CODA Museum, Apeldoorn (NL), with  Ute Eitzenhöfer
Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau (DE), with  Ute Eitzenhöfer

     
2013   Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim (DE), mit Ute Eitzenhöfer
    Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
     
2012   Jewelers´ Werk, Washington D.C. (US)
     
2011   Galerie Rosemarie Jäger, Hochheim (DE) with Bettina Speckner
     
2010   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
     
2009   Tactile, Geneva (CH) with Bettina Speckner
     
2008   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Jeweler´s Werk, Washington D.C. (US)
    Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein (DE) with Manuel Vilhena
     
2007   Tactile, Geneva (CH)
     
2006   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Grover/Thurston Gallery, curator Sharon Campbell, Seattle (US) with Maria Phillips
     
2004   Tactile, Geneva (CH)
Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
Jewelers´ Werk, Washington D.C. (US)
     
2002   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
     
2001   Tactile, Geneva (CH)
     
2000   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Galerie Werner Hermsen, Wiesbaden (DE) with Ute Eitzenhöfer
     
1998   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Werkstattgalerie, Berlin (DE)
    Galerie Ulrike Knab, Hannover (DE) with Thomas Dierks
    Galerie Herta Zaunschirm, with Ute Eitzenhöfer and Andi Gut, Zürich-Zollikon (CH)
     
1997   Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
     
    Group Exhibitions
     
2016   Landesausstellung Kunsthandwerk Baden-Württemberg, Hällisch-Fränkisches Museum, Schwäbisch-Hall (DE)
     
2015  

International Jewelry Art Exhibition, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, Beijing (CN)
KORU5, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra (FI)
European Prize for Applied Arts, World Crafts Council-Europe, Mons (BE)
Zeitgenössischer Schmuck, 10 unterschiedliche Positionen, Stadtgalerie Klagenfurt (AT)
30 Jahre Erfurter Schmucksymposium, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus Hanau (DE)
Omaggio a Donatello, Oratorio di San Rocco, Padua (IT))
"15", Anniversary exhibition, TESTA Gallery, Sofia (BG)

     
2014  

Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, Munich (DE)
30 Jahre Erfurter Schmucksymposium, Kulturhof zum Güldenen Krönbacken, Erfurt (DE)

     
2013  

Naturalienkabinette, Galerie Handwerk in der Bayerischen Staatssammlung für Paläontologie und Geologie, Munich (DE)
White for Japan, O-Jewel at Art Fair, Tokyo (JP)
Contemporary Art Jewelry, O-Jewel in Hankyu Umeda, Osaka (JP)
Crush II, Treasurer’s Gallery, Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center, Bloomington, IN (US)
The Wild Things. The so contemporary jewellery collection of Mrs. Wilde, Z33 House for contemporary art, Hasselt (BE)
Beijing International Jewelry Art Biennial, Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, Beijing (CN)
Pushing Boundaries & Chasing Challenges, Tsinghua University, Contemporary Art Center of China Millennium Monument, Beijing (CN)

     
2012  

German Contemporary Metal Crafts , Gold Museum, New Taipei City (TW)
ONE_First Act, Mixed Media Foundation, Padua (IT)
Contemporary German Jewellery, TESTA Gallery, Sofia (BG)
Barocco, Museum of Arts & Crafts, Itami (JP)
Contemporary Art Jewelry, O-Jewel in Hankyu Umeda, Osaka (JP)

     
2011   The Spirit of Stones, South Karelia Museum, Fortress, Lappeenranta (FI)
Seeds to silver, World Crafts Council, New Delhi (IN)
Dual, the private life of sculpture, Traver Gallery, Seattle (US)
Geography, SNAG Conference, Seattle (US)
13.Erfurter Schmucksymposium, Villa Bengel, Idar-Oberstein (DE), and
Alchimia, Florence (IT)
Kachofugetsu, O-Jewel, Tokyo (JP)
Barocco, Mori/Casa, Taipei (TW)
Open Mind, Sungkok Art Museum, Seoul (KR)
     
2010   Cominelli Foundation Award, Palazzo Cominelli, Cisano di San Felice del Benaco (IT)
13.Erfurter Schmucksymposium, Kulturhof zum Güldenen Krönbacken, Erford (DE), and
Galerie Schmuckfrage, Berlin (DE)
Plastic Jewelry, Velvet da Vinci, San Francisco, (US)
Sieraden komen tot leven, The Marzee collection, CODA, Apeldoorn (NL)
Nishijn Brocade, Hosoo Kyoto, Tokyo (JP)
Nell's Bazar, Temporary Gallery Dr.Cornelie Ueding, Tübingen (DE)
18 Positionen zur zeitgenössischen Schmuck- und Gerätgestaltung, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus,
Hanau (DE)
     
2009   Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, München (DE), and RMIT Gallery, Melbourne (AU)
Lingam, Konstfack, Stockholm (SE), and Gallery Rob Koudijs, Amsterdam (NL)
KORU3, Imatra Art Museum, Imatra (FI)
Was bleibt ist Schmuck, Forum für angewandte Kunst Nürnberg, Neues Museum, Nuremberg (DE)
Ringvormen, Transfo, Zwevegem (BE)
Barocco, Zhuji fresh water pearl Center, Zhuji (CN)
ITAMI International Craft Exhibition, Museum of Arts & Crafts, Itami (JP)
Fife Contemporary Art & Craft, The Marzee collection, St Andrews, Scotland (UK)
Design Bazaar, Design Huis, Eindhoven (NL)
     
2008   From hand to hand, Mudac, Lausanne, (CH)
    As we like it, Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim (DE) and Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau (DE)
    Glory, Sienna Gallery, Lenox (US)
     
2007   Art is flowering, Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim (DE)
    Sparkle then Fade, Tacoma Art Musuem, Tacoma (US)
    Fonds Permanent, Espace Solidor, Ville de Cagne-Sur-Mer (FR)
    Kunst zum Tragen, Galerie Pilartz, Cologne (DE)
    Tactile, exhibition with Esther Brinkmann and Philip Sajet, Geneva (CH)
    The Crown Jewels, Salon 94 Freemans, New York (US)
    Touching Warms the Art, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland (US)
     
2006   Bijoux, cailloux..., Espace Solidor, Cagnes-sur-Mer (FR)
    Collaboration, curator Sharon Campbell, Widney Moore Studio, Portland (US)
    Special exhibit, Deutsches Bernsteinmuseum, Ribnitz-Damgarten (DE)
     
2005   Hanging in Balance, University of Texas, El Paso (US)
    Jewelry, Schiedam´s Choice, curator Galerie Marzee, Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam (NL)
     
2004   International showcase, Contemporary Applied Arts, London (GB)
    Kunsthandwerk Baden-Württemberg, BdK, Freiburg (DE)
    Jewelry, the choice of the Europarliament, curator Galerie Marzee, Europarliament, Brussels (BE)
     
2003   Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, Munich (DE)
    Valuables - Jewelry in the new millenium, Museum of Craft & Folk Arts, San Francisco (US)
    Jewelry, Roermond´s choice, curator Galerie Marzee, Stedelijk Museum, Roermond (NL)
     
2002   Extrakt, Bauhaus-Archiv/Museum für Gestaltung, Berlin (DE)
    Pièce à conviction, Tactile, Geneva (CH)
    Nadeln, Schöner Verlag, Königsbach-Stein (DE)
     
2001  

Mikromegas, Kurator Otto Künzli, Galerie für angewandte Kunst, Munich (DE)
traveling exhibition until 2004

    Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, Munich (DE)
    Hat & Art, Centrum voor Beeldende Kunst, Rotterdam (NL)
    Standpunkt Berlin, Werkstattgalerie, Berlin (DE)
    Schmuck lebt, Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim (DE)
     
2000   Schmuckgestaltung in Pforzheim, Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim (DE)
    Ringe(L)spiel, Schöner Verlag, Königsbach-Stein (DE)
    Kunsthandwerk Baden-Württemberg, Hällisch-Fränkisches Museum, Schwäbisch-Hall (DE)
    Ornaments from there, ornaments from here, incidence, coincidence ?,
    Musée de design et d´arts appliqués contemporains, Lausanne (CH)
     
1999   Wie es euch gefällt, Galerie Industria, Wuppertal (DE)
    Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, Munich (DE)
    Jewelry Arnhem´s choice, curator Galerie Marzee, Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem (NL)
    Jewelry Zwolle´s choice, curator Galerie Marzee, Stedelijk Museum, Zwolle (NL)
    Mind seduction, Tarbekunstimuuseum, Tallin (EE)
    Rund um den Hals, Schöner Verlag, Königsbach-Stein (DE)
     
1998   Jewelry Nijmegen´s choice, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Schmucktriebe, Deutsches Goldschmiedehaus, Hanau (DE)
     
     
1997   Jewelry Amersfoort´s choice, curator Galerie Marzee, de Zonnehof, Amersfoort (NL)
    Schmuck, Handwerksmesse, Munich (DE)
    Future Schmuck 2000, Galerie Werner Hermsen, Wiesbaden (DE)
    Precious, Fortpoint Gallery, Boston (US)
     
1996   International Graduate Show, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
    Schmuckstücke, Reithalle Munich (DE)
     
1993   Reliquien, Hallmackenreuther, Cologne (DE)
     
1992   Menschheitsdämmerung, Künstlerhaus Göttingen (DE) und Galerie Cebra, Düsseldorf (DE)
     
    Work in Public Collections
     
   

Alice and Louis Koch Collection, Basel (CH)
China Academy of Art, Hangzhou (CN)
CODA Museum, Apeldoorn (NL)
Espace Solidor, Ville de Cagnes-sur-Mer (FR)              
Marzee Collection, Nijmegen (NL)
Museum voor Moderne Kunst, Arnhem (NL)
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM (US)
Rotasa Trust Collection, Mill Valley, CA (US)
Sammlung der Goldschmiedeschule mit Uhrmacherschule, Pforzheim (DE)
Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim (DE)
Stedelijk Museum, Françoise van den Bosch Foundation, Amsterdam (NL)

     
    Prizes, awards and grants
     
2016   state award of Baden-Württemberg 2016 and prize oft the city Schwäbisch Hall (DE)
2014   Herbert Hofmann Prize, Gesellschaft für Handwerksmessen, Munich (DE)
2010   Cominelli Foundation Award, 1. Prize, Cisano di San Felice del Benaco (IT)
2001   Marzee Prize, Galerie Marzee, Nijmegen (NL)
1999 + 2002   award with raw minerals, 2.prize, Schöner Verlag, Königsbach-Stein (DE)
1999   Junge Schmuckkunst im Museum, ISSP, Pforzheim (DE)
1997 - 1998   DAAD grant, Sandberg Insitute, Amsterdam (NL)
1995   CDG grant, Providence (US)
1992   School award, Goldschmiedeschule mit Uhrmacherschule, Pforzheim (DE)
     
    Teaching, lectures and workshops
     
16.12.2015   Beijing Design Week, Institute of Fashion Technology, Beijing (CN)
    Lecture:Silence
17.12.2015   Conference: Jewelry Design education
     
01.04.2015  

SUNY, New Paltz (US)
Lecture: Silence
Single critique Masterclass

     
since 09.2014   Teacher at the Berufskolleg für Design, Schmuck und Gerät, Goldschmiedeschule mit                                     
Uhrmacherschule, Pforzheim (DE)
     
Summer   Hochschule für Gestaltung, Fachbereich Schmuck und Objekte der Alltagskultur, Pforzheim (DE)
2014   Teaching: Über das Fassen von Gedanken und Material
     
28.11.2013  

Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim (DE)
Lecture: Silence

     
22.-26.4.2013  

Konstfack, University College of Arts, Crafts and Design, Stockholm (SE)
Metaldepartment, Master I
Workshop: inbetween. dimensions and decisions
Lecture: Sillence

     
Summer
2012
 

Pforzheim University/School of Design, Jewellery and Everyday Objects, Pforzheim (DE)
Teaching: free project in collaboration with Prof. Andi Gut

     
23.4.2012  

Maine College of Art, Portland (US)
Critique Bachelor works
Lecture: Silence

     
25.-27.04.12  

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence (US)
Class: Beyond description, language and drawing
Single critique Masterclass and final critique Bachelor works
Lecture: Silence

     
18.-21.09.12  

Oslo National Academy of the Arts, Oslo (NO)
HOTWEEK
Workshop: Links
Lecture: Silence

     
06.-08.04.11   University of Ulster, School of Art and Design, Belfast (GB)
    Applied Art Masterclass
07.04.2011   Ulster Museum, Belfast (GB)
    Lecture: Silence
     
17.-31.07.10   13. Erfurter Schmucksymposium, Erford (DE)
31.07.2010   Colloquium, Lecture: Silence
     
20.-31.07.09   Alchimia, Florence, (IT)
    Summer workshop: inbetween. dimensions and decisions
     
09.10.2008   Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington D.C. (US)
Lecture: Silence
     
Winter
2007/2008
  Fachhochschule Trier, Fachbereich Gestaltung, Edelstein- und Schmuckdesign, Idar-Oberstein (DE)
Teaching: The form of happiness
     
23.05.2007   Symposium 'SchmuckDENKEN 3', Idar-Oberstein (DE)
Lecture: Silence
     
03.-06.11.06   Pratt Fine Arts Center, Seattle (US)
Workshop: Time machines - Time travel – Think a universe
Lecture
     
29.09.2004   Massachusetts College of Art, Boston (US)
Workshop: Material Sketches
Lecture
     
27.09.2004   Museumschool, Boston (US)
Student critique
Lecture
     
21.09.2004   University of Texas El Paso, El Paso (US)
Workshop: Material Sketches
Lecture
     
20.09.2004   New Mexico State University, Las Cruces (US)
Workshop: Material Sketches
Lecture
     
Summer
2004
  Pforzheim University/School of Design, Jewellery and Everyday Objects, Pforzheim (DE)
Teaching: Cosmos
     
30.04.2001   Haute école d´arts appliqués, Geneva (CH)
Lecture