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2014-15 Rijksakademie van beeldende kunsten, Amsterdam

2010 Meisterschülerbrief from Georg Herold

2008- 2015 guest lecturer for painting class at the University Paderborn

2006- 2013 Diploma at the Düsseldorf Academy of Fine Arts

2003- 2006 BA in political science, Luiss University, Rome




2022- Stiftung Kunstfonds Neustart

2021- Berliner Senat Stipendium

2020- Künstler*Innen Förderung Ursula Wanders Stiftung

2019- AA artist residence Auswertiges Amt

2018- Rose residency, Mambo

2017- Hans-Purrmann Förderpreis

2016- Projectsubsidies, Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst

2016- Beweezen Talent Bijdrag, Mondriaan Fonds

2015- Winner of Strabag Art Award

2015- Drop in subsidies, Amsterdams Fonds voor de Kunst

2011- Invited artist for the 52. Italian Culture Week in Havana, Cuba

2010- Scholarship at KCAC Katmandu Contemporary Arts Centre, Katmandu

2004- Salzburg Academy Scholarship




2023 merealizingmygutsfeelingwasright, longtermhandstand, Budapest

2023 Don ́ t grow, una vetrina, Rome

2023 Fenestella, XNL Aperto, Piacenza

2023 the last thing you see is the frst, greengrassi, London

2023 The social life of flm, Terassen bio, Copenhagen

2022 Thru the mirror, Quinta do Quetzal, Vidigueira

2022- Kids´Room, Greengrassi, London

2022- Thunder in your throat, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein, Berlin
2021- Andante, curated by Linghzi Zhuang, Linseed Project, Shanghai
2021- Impatience of the future shore, X Zeller van Almsick, Vienna

2021- POV: You´re my leftovers and I´m happy to see you, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, Fondazione Volume!, Rome

2021- Dry Deep Dive with Justitia, curated by Peter Bencze, Kunsthalle Kosice

2021- Mock Object, Spaced Out, Gut Kerkow

2020- Milky Seas, PSM, Berlin

2020- Beyond Nuclear Family, Jindrich Chalupecky Society, Prague
2020- Dizzy Mouse, Zeller van Almsick, Vienna
2020- Four little stories, Cabinet Studiolo, Milan
2020- group show Stigter van Doesburg, Amsterdam

2019- Die Bühne, der grosse Garten, curated by Lea Schleiffenbaum and Anna-Lena Werner (Solo)

2019- Kronos e Kairos, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, Foro del Palatino, Rome

2019- Interconnection: On Bodies of Water, Group exhibition at SWIMMING POOL, Sofia

2019- Medieval Minded, curated by Daniel van Straalen, Stigter Van Doesburg, Amsterdam

2019- Float/ing, Group exhibition at Very—project space, curated by Aleksandra Bielas und Gisling Köhler, Berlin

2019- Complexity Cost, Greengrassi, London (Solo)

2019- YOU´RE HIRED!, Villa delle Rose, Bologna (Solo)

2019- Infinity Pool, Polansky Gallery, Prague (Solo)

2019- Camouflage, curated by Lorenzo Benedetti, LOK Kunstmuseum St. Gallen

2018- Ancient Workers, Kunstfort Vijfhuizen, NL (Solo)

2018- Credit Card, VHDG Leeuwarden, NL (Solo)

2018- My body doesn ́t like summer, Haverkampf Gallery, Berlin

2017- Djima, curated by Janneke de Vries, GAK Bremen

2017- Frutta, Rome (Solo)

2017- PSM Gallery, Berlin (Solo)

2017- Kunstverein Nürnberg (Solo)

2017- Judge Judy Judas, curated by Carla Donauer, PIK, Köln (Solo)

2016- 3rd Animation Biennial Shenzhen, curated by Li Zhenhua, Shenzhen

2016- Banana Banana, curated by Li Zhenhua, Beijing

2016- Group show, greengrassi, London

2016- UNFASTEN SEAT BELT, Jeanine Hofland, Amsterdam (Solo)

2016- The fear of killing, The fear of being killed, Le Foyer, Zurich (Solo)

2016- Multiple choice double happyness, i-project, Beijing (Solo)

2016- Container jetzt, curated by Wanda Koller,, Duesseldorf

2016- Asphalt Paintings, Strabag Art Lounge, Vienna, (Solo)

2016- Canale Grande, curated by Benedict Hipp, Kunstverein Pfaffenhofen

2016- Catherine Biocca, Cornelia Baltes, Rosalie Schweizinger, curated by Louise Hobson, Mission Gallery Swansea

2016- HOT DATE, PSM Gallery, Berlin (Solo)

2016- January blues, FRUTTA, Rome

2015- IGST, project by Sara van Woerden, Komplot, Brussels

2015- I Whish I Never Kissed That Frog, Jeanine Hofland, Amsterdam

2015- FASTEN SEAT BELT, Open Studios Rijksakademie, Amsterrdam (Solo)

2015- L'eau a la bouche, curated by Julia Geerling, After Hours, Paris

2015- New Media Festival Miami, Miami

2015- National Character, curated by Thomas J Caron, billboard series, 019, Ghent (Solo)

2015- Dis/corporate bodies, The Unstitute

2015- Waskiolty-Feldman Collection, Cinnnamon, Rotterdam

2015- Ural Biennial, curated by Li Zhenhua, Yekaterinburg

2015- VOID: there's nothing more left, but a little trace from human being, Ginko Art Space, Beijing

2015- MEETING 4D, Silberkuppe, Berlin (Solo)

2015- S1E1 the originals, Galerie Tatjana Pieters, Ghent

2015- On display, Basis, Frankfurt a. Main (Solo)

2015- Ende Gelande, Martin van Zomeren gallery, Amsterdam

2014- BLEEDING EDGE, Open Studios Rijksakademie, Amsterdam (Solo)

2014- Goya, project space south, Rijksakademie, Amsterdam (Solo)

2013- BIG HAMS, Kunstakademie Dusseldorf (Solo)

2013- Klasse Herold, Museum Kunstpalast, Dusseldorf

2012- Intershop, HGB, Leipzig

2010- Museum Kunstraum Neuss, Neuss (Solo)

2010- Y.I.A., S. Francisco Convent, Havana (Solo)

2010- Everybody learns from disaster, Villa Elisabeth, Berlin

2010- Kommt doch!, Atelier im Walzwerk, Dusseldorf

2010- Alone with nowhere, KCAC Cotemporary Arts Centre, Katmandu

2008- Falce e Martello, Museum of Contemporary Art, l’Aquila

2008- Anonyme Zeichner, Blutenweiss, Berlin

2005- Italian Pavilion, Biennale project at S. Gallo church, Venice





2023 Artist talk, John Cabot University, Rome
2021 Artist talk, HFG Hochschule für Gestaltung, Karlsruhe

2019- Artist talk, RSA School of Art, Oxford

2016- Artist talk, Institut Kunst, HGK FHNW Basel

2015- Artist talk, 019, Ghent

2014- Artist talk, Oaklands College, London

2010- Artist talk, Universität Paderborn

2009- Artist talk, Universität Paderborn




2018 Chris Airlines, pop up project space in collaboration with Gislind Köhler (

2016 Jolly Joker Amsterdam, project space in collaboration with Benedikt Hipp and Lisa Reitmeier (



























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