Education & qualifications

2003

Diploma / Master's Degree in Visual Design at University of Arts Berlin, Prof. Joachim Sauter

1998

Visual Communication Design studies at University of Arts Berlin. Spe­cial­ization in Digital Media.

1996

Communication For Business And Society (Gesellschafts- und Wirt­schafts­kommunikation) at University of Arts Berlin

1995

Art History, American Studies at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

1993

Secondary School Diploma in Freiburg, Germany (aka Abitur)

Work
experience

2008 Freelance designer, art director, artist

Design and consulting for businesses in com­mu­ni­cations, retail, education.

2007 Service Design Partner / Art Director at Fjord Berlin

Berlin pioneer team with UK service design agency Fjord. Art Direction & UI design for mobile devices.

2003 Computational Designer / Art Director at ART+COM Berlin

Concept developement, visual design & code for media in­stal­lations with cultural institutions and commercial clients.

plus Design work for legendary imstal(l)2 agency (2000), visual design for Frontpage magazine (pre-1999)

Awards &
decorations

2010 Best of Business to Business, Silver, for Lufthansa Brand Academy, Tower 360°
2010 World Media Festival Intermedia-Globe, Gold, for Lufthansa Brand Academy, Tower 360°
2009 iF communication design award for Lufthansa Brand Academy, Tower 360°
2006 Art Directors Club Germany, Bronze for documenta mobil
2006 Art Director Club Germany, Bronze for The New Austria
2006 Annual Multimedia Competition for documenta mobil
2005 reddot design award for Sensitive Sculpture O2
2005 iF communication design award for documenta mobil
2005 iF communication design award for Sensitive Sculpture O2
2005 German Multimedia Award (DMMA) for BMW 1 series — Technology Communication
2005 Art Directors Club Germany, Silver for floating.numbers
2004 reddot design award for floating.numbers
2004 iF communication design award for floating.numbers