Biography

Biography

1968 born in Wettingen / Aargau / Switzerland
1975-87 Art Education Martenot, Pratteln/Switzerland
1987-88 Art Education Martenot, Paris/France
1988-95 M.A. Art History, Romanistics, University of Basel/Switzerland
1990-91 University of Geneva/Switzerland
1998-2000 Postgraduate Studies, University of the Arts, Berlin/Germany

Awards

2018 Prix Sarrazine, Artist Residency and grant, Foundation FARB Delémont/CH
2017 Artist in Residence,  Mayer’sche Hofkunstanstalt, Munich/Germany
2016 Artist Residency Loft Nota Bene, Cadaqués/Spain
2015 Montalvo Arts Center, Lucas Artists Program, Saratoga, CA/USA
2013 The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, NM/USA
2012 The Heliker-LaHotan Foundation, ME/USA
2011 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, VA/USA
2010 Montalvo Arts Center, Lucas Artists Program, Saratoga, CA/USA
2008 Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, NM/USA
2007 Foundation Valparaiso, Mojacar/Spain
2006 International Artists´ Residency, Art OMI, Ghent, NY/USA
2002 Fundaziún Nairs, Artist-in-Residence, Scuol/Switzerland
2001 Laufenburg, Artist-in-Residence and Grant Laufenburg/Switzerland
1999 Collection Kunstkredit Baselland