1957, Marllives and works in Munich

Biography

1957   

Born in Marl, North Rhine-Westfalia, Germany

1977 – 1981   

Studied German philology and philosophy at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster and at the Gesamthochschule in Duisburg

1981 – 1987    

Student of Johannes Brus, Norbert Tadeusz and Gerhard Richter at the Staatliche Kunstakademie in Düsseldorf / later she attended master class by Gerhard Richter

1984 – 1985    

Grant for a six-month stay at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, France

1991   

Karl Schmidt-Rottluff  Scholarship

1992   

Grant from the Kunstfonds Bonn

1994   

Art Prize, Lingen, Germany

1996   

Scholarship from the Villa Massimo in Rome, Italy

1998   

Visiting professor at the University of the Arts in Bremen, Germany

2000   

Visiting professor at the Iceland Academy of the Arts in Reykjavik , Island

2000 – 2008    

Professorship at the University of the Arts in Bremen, Germany

2011    

Helmut-Kraft-Stiftung Prize

Since 2008   

Professorship at the Academy of Visual Arts in Munich, Germany