born in Essen, Germany, moved to (East-) Berlin, right after the wall came down.
He started studying Philosophie, but because he found no truth in it, he moved on to study Visuelle Kommunikation at Hochschule / Universität der Künste. Udk/HdK, Berlin.
He became Diplom Designer in 1995 and Meisterschüler Experimentelle Filmgestaltung in 1996 at Professor Heinz Emigholz.
He is exhibiting his work since 1992 all over Europe in several places.
In 1996 he started to create flyer for Berlin Underground Clubs and 1998 he started to produce movie trailer.
In 1999 he startedcreatng videos for theater and dance pieces. Since then he has worked as video designer and performer for and with:
Meg Stuart/Damaged Goods, Sebastian Baumgarten, Stefan Pucher, Chris Kondek, Julie Bougard, Anna Konjetzky, Robert Lehninger, Katka Schroth, Florian Fiedler, Constanza Macras (music).
In 2003 he collaborated with Chris Kondek and others for the experimantal theater piece "Dead Cat Bounce", and won the the main prices at the festival "Politik im freien Theater" - which granted an ongoing succes and worldwide touring.
In 2006 the Pergamonmuseum Berlin showed his videoinstallation "Garrincha/Songbird" in the exhibition "Der Ball ist rund".
He recently produced the videos for the theater piece "Der Fremde", directed by Sebastian Baumgarten, for Schauspiel Frankfurt.
To see more stuff he is doing including photos, conceptual work etc., head over to artefuct.de