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Profile:

Born 1986, Berlin

Ba.Sc. Physics:
University Bremen (2006-2011), Bachelor Thesis in the field of Complex Systems

M.A. Digital Media [media informatics, media theory, art]:
HfK Bremen (2011-2015), Master Thesis in the field of new media art

Extracurricular studies:
Philosophy [University Bremen], Arabic [University Bremen], electroacoustic composition [HfK Bremen], dance [Berlin, NYC, LA], generative art [UdK Berlin], photography [HfK Bremen]

Lives and works in Berlin

 

Work:

Artist

UdK Berlin – Lecturer for VR+AI Performance Systems (2017-2019)

movLab – Initiator and responsible (2015 – ongoing)

Speaker + advisor + curator (2016 – ongoing)

Before:

Music Tech FestSocial media manager  (2017 – 2018)

HfK Bremen — Lecturer “Sound and Space for Fashion Performance” (2017)

IFISC, Trainee – Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems, Palma De Mallorca, Spain (2009)

MARUM, – Student associate – Center for Marine Environmental Sciences, Bremen, Germany (2010)

 

Selected Exhibitions:

2021/4-5 — Exhibition — code_ctu {isbtm}{*} MMOMA (Moscow Museum of Modern Art), Moscow Russia

2020/10 – 21/2 — Exhibition — code_xi, Audiosfera,  Museo Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid Spain

2020/01  — Exhibition — ixi, Transformation, CTM Festival Berlin

2016/11 — Exhibition — TWTMG.Tank, Vierte Welt,  3hd Festival, Berlin

2016/06 — Exhibition — .ctu _isbtm, SPEKTRUM, States of Matter, Berlin

2016/06 — Exhibition — .ctu _ t,  Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics,  Long Night of Sciences, Dresden

2015 — Exhibition — .ctu-isbtm,  Galerie Dechanatstrasse, Bremen

2014 — Exhibition — HOME,  Bethanien, Berlin

2013 — Exhibition — .xXz,  Galerie Flut, Bremen

2013 — Exhibition — TWTMG,  Transmediale Berlin + Händelmuseum Halle

2012 — Exhibition — TWTMG,  Farbfest Bauhaus Dessau + Ars Electronica Linz

 

Selected Performances:

2021/3 — SXSW — opening the SXSW XR space, official performing artist

2020 / 3 — SXSW — official performing artist, Austin Texas – (cancelled)

2019/1 — SXSW — opening night, official performing artist, Austin Texas

2019/3 — Performance — code, official performing artistSXSW music festival, Austin Texas

2018/12 — Performance — code, OHM, “Your Mums Agency” ‘s Birthday celebration, Berlin

2018/9 — Performance — code, Globe Theatre L.A., from Germany to L.A., Los Angeles

2018/4 — Performance + exhibition+ vinyl releaseCODE, Modular+, Berlin

2017/02 — Performance — ffj, Bethanien, CTM 2017, opening night, Berlin

2016/11 — Choreography — typology ,Broadway Dance Center, New York City

2016/8 — Performance — .fa,  Water House, Love Foundation, Amsterdam

2016/2 — Performance — .tentacles, Funkhaus Berlin,  Music Tech Fest 2016, Berlin

2016/1 — Performance — syn.s, Barreirinha, Madeira

2016/1 — Performance — .fa, HAU2,  CTM 2016Berlin

2014 — Performance — M,  Theater Bremen +  Schwankhalle, Bremen

2014 — Performance — Lamentoryke, Studio Nihil Baxter,  Afraid Of Falling, Berlin

2012 — Performance — Schneeberg,  Fashion Week Berlin 2012, Berlin

 

University Post-Graduate Lectures:

SS 2017 “Music Performance in Virtual Reality” – UdK Berlin

SS 2019 “Exploring AI – Artificial Intelligence and Ethics” – UdK Berlin

WS 2018 “Alien Habitats – Virtual Reality Performance” – UdK Berlin

SS 2018 “Artificial Intelligence Music Applications” – UdK Berlin

WS 2017 “Virtual Reality Club Experiences” – UdK Berlin

SS 2016 “Sound and Space for Fashion Performance” – HfK Bremen

 

Speaking:

2019/6 — Talk — “AI for Music Creation”, Musik und Technologie 2019, Stuttgart

2019/5  — Talk — “VR, AR and XR for Musicians and the Music Business Eco System”,  ITFS, Stuttgart

2019/3 — Talk — “AI for Music Creation”, SXSW Interactive Festival, Austin Texas

2018/6 — Talk — “Music and Emotion in Immersive VR”, EmoJam2 event by Melodrive

2017/11 — Talk + Panel — “The Virtual Club”, Stadt nach 8 conference, Berlin

2017/6 — Talk + Presentation of Labs results — “VR Music Technology Lab”, Hybrid Music Lab + Tech Open Air, Berlin

2016 — Talk — “MovLab: Reinventing Human Sensing for Virtual Realities, DIY”; ECSA Berlin

 

Moderating + Panels

2020/3 — SXSW — moderating a panel on AI and Music, Austin Texas – (cancelled)

2019/5 –Panel — “The impact of Pop culture on VR”,  ITFS, Stuttgart

2018/9 — Panel — “The future of entertainment”, Sequencer Tour by re:publica, Los Angeles

 

Hosting + Mentoring

2020 / 3 — SXSW — SXSW Hackathon Mentor, Austin Texas – (cancelled)

2017/5 — Hosting — “VR Music Technology Lab”, Hybrid Music Lab + re:publica, Berlin

2017/2 — Co-hosting — CTM “Music Makers Hacklab”

 

Curating

2017/11 — Showcase curation — “The Virtual Club”, Most Wanted: Music conference, Berlin

2016/7 — Management and Curating — “ReSense Festival”, SPEKTRUM, Berlin

 

Scholarships and Distinctions:

2020/12 — Residency — Virtual Partner residency, Goethe-Institut

2019/10 — Residency — Artist in residence at Factory Berlin (Nov. 2019 – Jan. 2020)

2016/4 — Fellow — “Transhumanism Performance Lab”, Music Tech Fest, Berlin

2016/2 — Fellow — MusicMakers Hacklab “Future Rituals” at CTM 2016 “New Geographies”, Berlin

2015/10 — Winner — Art and Science Award, Hackathon Berli

2013/14 — Scholarship holder — Mentoring Program HfK Bremen

2013/5 — in closer consideration — Ars Electronica Exhibition

2012/10 — Ars Electronica Exhibition, contributor (group work TWTMG)