CV

CV
*1979, Berlin

Solo exhibitions
2014        Dubayyland, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Heidelberg
2012        Coronation, Kunstraum Michael Barthel, Leipzig
2010        The Distance Narrows (with Hannes Schmidt), Basso, Berlin
2009        North Palace, Room 10a, TÄT, Berlin
2008        City of Commerce, Nice&Fit Gallery, Berlin
2007        The Dreamer Whose Dreams Came True, Institut im Glaspavillon der Volksbühne, Berlin
2006        Nineveh and Its Remains, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin

Group exhibitions, screenings and collaborations (selection)
2017        Fully Booked, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
2017        Hours and Hours of Inactivity, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
2015        Welcome to the Jungle, KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin
2015        ®©#001: Konkrete Utopien, Altes Postfuhramt West, Berlin
2015        Cinema Akil: Outbox Short Film Festival, Alserkal Avenue, Dubai
2014        High Today What´s Tomorrow?, CIAT, Berlin
2013        Berlin Art Prize 2013, Aqua Carré Berlin, Berlin
2011        The Bidoun Library, Serpentine Gallery, London
2011        Discursive Arrangements or, Stubbornly Persistent Illusions., Klaus von Nichtssagend Gallery, NYC
2011        Anfang gut. Alles gut., Basso, Berlin and Kunsthaus Bregenz
2010        basso TopHane, DEPO, Istanbul
2009        Neues Museum, Basso, Berlin
2009        Le Eck Lypsehöhle, Skulpturenpark Berlin_Zentrum, Berlin
2009        Politics of Ecstasy, Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin
2008        Phoenix vs. Babel, Foundation d`Enterprise Ricard, Paris
2008        Out Riding Feet, HarrisLieberman Gallery, New York
2007        Berlin Noir, Perry Rubenstein Gallery, New York
2006        The New Baroque, Nice&Fit Gallery, Berlin
2006        Lichtomis Dritter Standberg, after the butcher, Berlin

Publications, artist spreads, reviews (selection)
2016        PALMS, artist calalogue, Textem Verlag, Hamburg
2014        Frieze d/e #17: Open Archives, Berlin
2013        Texte zur Kunst #91: Globalismus/Globalism, Berlin
2013        Berlin Art Prize 2013, exhibition catalogue, Berlin
2012        TÄT, exhibition catalogue, Berlin
2011        SPEX #331: Hallo Jenseits, Berlin
2011        ANGST #2: Movement, New York
2010        Volume #4: Architecture of Peace, 2010, Amsterdam
2010        2A Magazine #13: Museum in the Middle East, Dubai
2010        Ins Blickfeld gerückt, artist publication project, Berlin
2008-11   basso magazine #3, 5, 6, 7, 8, Berlin

Lecture presentations
2016        PALMS, art and science festival Berlin-Babylon-Bagdad, Kino Babylon, Berlin
2015        Dubayyland Pavilion, Altes Postfuhramt West, Berlin
2014        Global Village – World Class City, with Dr. Christiane Brosius, Heidelberger Kunstverein
2013        DUBAILAND, Gulf Research Meeting, Cambridge
2012        Expedition, Kunstraum Michael Barthel, Leipzig
2011        The Distance Narrows, Serpentine Gallery, London
2011        Expedition, artnewscafé, Plovdiv / Bulgaria
2011        The Distance Narrows, March Meeting, Sharjah
2010        An Expedition to Assyria, neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst, Berlin
2010        Dubai, Basso, Berlin and TÄT, Berlin
2009        City of Commerce, College of Architecture, Art & Design, American University Sharjah

Grants and prizes
2016        Cultural Affairs Department of the Berlin Senate: Work grant
2015        Cultural Affairs Department of the Berlin Senate: Catalogue funding
2013        Berlin Art Prize 2013
2013        Cultural Affairs Department of the Berlin Senate: Cultural exchange grant GLOBAL, Dubai
2012        Goethe Institute Gulf Region: Visiting artist, UAE
2011        Hans und Charlotte Krull-Stiftung
2010        Roberto Cimetta Travel Fund, Istanbul
2009        NaFöG
2007        DAAD, Los Angeles

Education
2001-07   University of the Arts Berlin
2004        Cooper Union, New York