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Born NY, USA – Living in Bremen                       

Education

2001–4   Studied under Profs Bernd Bexte & Fritz Haase, Hochschule für Künste, Bremen (University of Arts, Bremen)

 

1998   Bachelor of Fine Art (BFA) in Photo & Metall Arts: Studied under Profs Larry SultanChris Johnson & Marilyn da Silva, California College of the Arts (CCA), Oakland & San Francisco, California, USA

 

1994   Associate of Art (AA) in Art & Social Anthropology, Orange Coast College (OCC), Costa Mesa, California, USA

 

1991   July Program, Summer Arts Program, Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont, USA

Awards & Scholarships

1998    Society of North American Goldsmiths (SNAG), Student National Award – 2 Prise, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

 

1996   Frei und Borel – Fort Mason Metal Arts Fair, First Prise for Best Stand, San Francisco, California, USA

 

1992   Colgate-Palmolive, Student Sculpture Prise, NYC, New York, USA

 

1992   Ebell Club of Laguna Beach, Scholarship for Professional Female Artists, Laguna Beach, California, USA           

 

1992, 93, 94 & 95   Festival of the Arts Pageant of the Masters, Arts Scholarship for Continuing Education in Art, Laguna Beach, California, USA

 

1992   Festival of the Arts Pageant of the Masters, Painting Award, Laguna Beach, California, USA

Exhibitions

2019    „Crystal Ball Super Marché”, Galerie Crystal Ball, Berlin, Germany

2018    „Das Habe Ich Mir Aber Ganz Anders Vorgestellt!“, Group Exhibition from Team Schranke, Neu Deli und im Besser Leben e.V., Leipzig, Germany

2018    „Querbeet 7“, Group Exhibition, Kunstmix Producer Galerie, Bremen, Germany

2017   „I playou – Don’t Be Pretty Unless You Can Be Odd“, Installation / Experiment with Claudia Medeiros in conjunction with     Künstlerinnenverband Bremen – GEDOK (Women's Artist Organisation for Bremen, "Projektraum 133", Bremen, Germany       

 

2017   „Call“, FrequentlyAskedQuestions (Galerie FAQ), Bremen, Germany 

2017   „All Together Now“, GB Open, Door 40, Güterbahnhof,  Bremen, Germany         

 

2017   „Burn it...“, Performance at Opening Party of Artist Conor Eric Gilligan, Galerie Herold, Güterbahnhof, Bremen, Germany   

 

2016   Annual Auction, Galerie Herold, Bremen, Germany                       

 

2016   „Gut & Gerne“, Galerie Des Westens, Bremen, Germany           

 

2016   „Pommes Schranke“, GB Open, Gleishalle, Güterbahnhof, Bremen, Germany         

 

2003   „Show it“, Internationale Ausstellung, Paradox, Bremen, Germany       

2000   „Back Again“, Internationale Ausstellung, Schlachthof,  Bremen, Germany         

 

1998   „Come Together“, Internationale Ausstellung, Compound Gallery,Oakland, Kalifornien, USA

 

1998   „Enclosures“ Solo Exhibition, California College of Arts (CCA), Oakland, California, USA

 

1998   National Juried Student Exhibition, from the Society of North American Goldsmiths, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA (Student National Award – 2 Prise)

 

1998   Juried Exhibition, Irwin Student Center, CCA, San Francisco,   California, USA      

 

1996   „Metal Arts“, Metal Smith Fair, Frei und Borel–Fort Mason Metal Arts Fair, San Francisco, California, USA  

(First Prise for Best Stand)                     

 

1996 „City in the Making“, Juried Exhibition, CCA, San Francisco, California, USA               

 

1993   „Summer Time“, Orange Coast College Galerie, Costa Mesa,  California, USA                 

 

1992   „Festival of the Arts Pageant of the Masters“, Scholarship Recipient

Exhibition, Festival of the Arts Pageant of the Masters, Laguna Beach,California, USA   

 

1991   „Mural Project“, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California, USA       

Articles

2018      Kreiszeitung; Serie: Mein Kunst-Stück, „Faszination Wiederspruch“, von Ilka Langkowski, Niedersachsen, Deutschland

2016   Art Magazine; Exhibitions insert p.20, Hamburg, Germany

 

2016   Up Art – Bremer Verband Bildender Künstlerinnen und Künstler,   Issue #53, p.6, Bremen

1998   SNAG, Student Exhibition Kataloge, p.32, The Jacob Lawrence  Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA

1991   Orange County RegisterThe Mural Projekt at Laguna Art Museum,  p.4, Santa Ana, California, USA