About

What I do

Product & Industrial Design,
Project & Design Management
Drawings, Graphics, Renderings,
Visualizations, CAD Modelling

Mock-Ups, Rapid Prototyping,
Model Making, Woodworking
Design Research, User Experiences &
Usability, Interaction Design

Education

2018
Folkwang Brief für Gestaltung Heterotopia (M.A.)
Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen Germany
2013
B.A. Industrial Design
Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen Germany

Organizational & Management Activities

since 2017
Founding & Coordinating VDIDlab
(Youth Organization of the VDID e.V.)
since 2015
VDID Delegate, North Rhine-Westphalia (VDID Region 2),
Building & Organizing the VDID Social Media Presence

2018
Organizing & Conducting the 2nd VDIDlab-Event
Interior Impulse in Essen,
Organizing & Conducting the 1st VDIDlab
Design Business Day in Essen Germany
2017
Organizing & Conducting the 1st VDIDlab-Event
Urban Upgrade in Berlin

2015 – 2018
VDID University Representative at the
Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen Germany
2014 – 2016
Founding & Coordinating the Slow Food Youth Group for Essen,
Organizing & Conducting several Workshops & Events on Food Processing & Preparation

Exhibitions

September 2020
The City of Cockaigne 2040
ÖKORAUSCH FESTIVAL
Museum für Angewandte Kunst Köln, Cologne Germany
October 2019
The City of Cockaigne 2040
GERMAN DESIGN GRADUATES
Kunstgewerbemuseum Berlin, Berlin Germany

Autumn 2018 – Spring 2019
The City of Cockaigne 2040
DURCHBLICK
Popup Dialog-Center zur Zukunft der Arbeit, Wuppertal Germany
September – October 2018
The City of Cockaigne 2040
FOLKWANG FINALE 2018
Campus Welterbe Zollverein, Essen Germany

July 2012
Industrial Lawn & other Work
SICHTWERK Folkwang University of the Arts
Zeche Zollverein, Essen Germany
June 2012
Industrial Lawn
CONTEMPORARY ART RUHR
Zeche Zollverein, Essen Germany

Awards & Honorings

November 2019
Award
The City of Cockaigne 2040
NACHWUCHSPREIS MEHRWERT NRW, Category ‘Vision’
Effizienz-Agentur NRW, NRW.BANK
April 2019
Honored
The City of Cockaigne 2040
WORLD CHANGING IDEAS 2019
Fast Company & Inc.

2011
Honored
Orbit Next Level Shower
VDID NEWCOMERS‘ AWARD
2010
Excellence Scholarship
Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen Germany