director and composer
experimental theatre, drama, radio, music, performance, installation

member of the group
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projects a.o. with Südwestrundfunk, Hessischer Rundfunk, DeutschlandRadio Berlin, Göttingen Symphony Orchestra,
Staatstheater Hannover, Hamburg Theatre Mafia, Bavarian Theatre Academy Munich,
A*Devantgarde Festival Munich, labor for music:theatre Berlin, Berliner Festspiele|MaerzMusik,
Schaubühne am Lehniner Platz Berlin, Hebbel am Ufer Berlin, Staatsoper Stuttgart, Museum für Naturkunde Berlin


Director of the Institute for Artistic Research (Institut fuer kuenstlerische Forschung) Berlin

founding member of the Society of Artistic Research

Research Fellow at the Institute for Biology of the Freie Universitaet Berlin

Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal for Artistic Research

Scientific Researcher at the Institute for Psychology I of the University Leipzig

Member of the Cluster of Excellence "Languages of Emotion" at Freie Universität Berlin

Member of the Young Academy at the Berlin-Brandenburg Academy of Sciences and Humanities
and the German Academy of Natural Scientists Leopoldina

Teaching Positions

University of Arts Berlin (directing)
University of Music and Performing Arts Frankfurt am Main (performance, artistic interdisciplinarity and project management)
University Potsdam (Musicology)

School of Theatre Vienna (drama)
Department of Architecture of the University Hannover (composition)
Theatre Academy Fredrikstad, Norway (drama)


Composition with Reinhard Febel and Nigel Osborne
Composition (postgraduate) with Heiner Goebbels and Wolfgang Rihm
Mathematics and Physics
Directing Assistence

Awards (selection)

Nominated for Friedrich-Luft-Award
Scholarship of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
Promotion Award of Lower Saxony
Scholarship for the Cité Internationale des Arts (Paris)
Culture Prize of Bernkastel-Wittlich
Danzer-Prize of contemporary music
Kurt-Magnus-Prize of the ARD