b. 1970 in Oakland, USA 

lives and works in Berlin, Germany 

She studied Fine Arts at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, USA.


fellowships and awards 


Residency TOKAS Artist, Tokyo, Japan 



Work scholarship, StiftungKunstfonds, Bonn, Germany 

Residency TOKAS Artist, Tokyo, Japan 



Residency Roman J. Witt, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA 



Foundwork Art Prize, New York, USA 

Cité internationale des arts, Paris, France 


2018 - 2019  

Residency Swatch Artist, Shanghai, China 



Residency Joan Mitchell Foundation, New Orleans, USA 


2017 - 2018  

Residency Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany 



Residency Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik, Berlin, Germany 

Fellowhsip Institute for the Humanities Public Policy, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA 



Joan Mitchell Foundation, Painters and Sculptors Award, New York, USA 



Center for Cultural Innovation, Artistic Innovation Grant, Los Angeles, USA 

ArtPrize, Seed Grant for “The Stranger” film, Grand Rapids, USA 



Residency Himalayas Museum, Zhujiajiao, China 


2008 - 2009  

Residency Urs Meile Gallery, Beijing, China 



Fellowship, KALA Berkeley, USA 


Selected solo exhibitions and screenings 


Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, Germany 



How to Build a Disaster Proof House, Roman J. Witt Residency, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA  

Tokas, Tokyo, Japan 



Mäusebunker, Bark Berlin, Berlin, Germany 

A Poem is a City, Paris, France 

Four Seasons Total Landscaping, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin, Germany 



BIG FUCK, Open Windows, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany 

It Wasn’t a Dream, Pan American Art Projects, Miami, USA 

I can’t forget you, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, Netherlands 

The Architect, pop-up, H27, Berlin, Germany 



RE:Search:Gallery, with the Frank Mohr Institute, Groningen, Netherlands 

Clusterfuck 9, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, USA 

58. Venice Biennale, Shanghai/Chongqing Hot Pot/Mixtape, Venice, Italy 

Metropolis, Studio la Città, Verona, Italy 



Asphalt Jungle, Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, USA 

First We Take Manhattan, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany 



Film screening, Ausland, Berlin, Germany 

Here and There, University of Michigan, Institute for the Humanities, Ann Arbor, USA 



One Thousand Shacks, Urban Institute of Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, USA 

SFAC Kiosk Poster Series, temporary public project, San Francisco, USA 

The Naked City, Krupic Kersting Galerie, Cologne, Germany 

Clusterfuck 3, New Image Art, Los Angeles, USA 



The Stranger--screening, Architecture Film Festival, Lisbon, Portugal 

The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, USA 

Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, USA 



Krupic Kersting Galerie, Cologne, Germany 



Nothing short film, AC Institute, New York, USA 

Everything is Everything, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium 

Nothing short film, Circuito Off,Teatrino Palazzo Grassi, Venice, Italy 

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, USA 



Nothing short film, TinT Gallery, in conjunction with the Thessaloniki International Film Festival, Thessaloniki, Greece 

San Francisco International Film Festival, San Francisco, USA 

Woman on the Run, Virginia MOCA, Virginia Beach, USA 

Another Day in Paradise, Nothing short film, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, USA 

Woman on the Run, SECCA, Winston Salem, USA 



Woman on the Run, Frist Museum, Nashville, USA 

Raging Lotus, Exploratorium, San Francisco, USA 



Ten-Year Survey, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, USA 

Woman on the Run, 21C Museum, Louisville, USA 

Shanghai Zendai MOMA, Zhujiajiao, China 

Bordertown, New Frontier on Main, Sundance Film Festival, Park City, USA 



Woman on the Run, Smack Mellon, New York, USA 

Greta Garbo Slept Here, Tache-Levy, Brussels, Belgium 

Dirty Pretty Things, Cokkie Snoei, Amsterdam and Rotterdam, Netherlands 

Where Mr. Wong Sent Me, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China 



Another Town, Wedel, London, UK 

Woman on the Run, Selfridges, London, UK 



Another Shocking Psychological Thriller, Center for Photography, Houston, USA 

Monsters, Tache-Levy, Martin Margiela Building, Brussels, Belgium 

Dulces, Wedel, London, UK 



Dark Detour, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara, USA 



The Comfort, the Beauty, the Shame, Lokaal 01, Breda, Netherlands 

Convenient, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, USA 



Last Picture Show, Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, USA 


Selected Group exhibitions 


Tokyo Arts and Space, Hongo, Tokyo, Japan 



Smaller Worlds: Diorama in Contemporary Art, Ludwig Museum, Budapest, Hungary 

Once Guarded, Ever Emerging Mag, KHB Studios, Berlin, Germany 



Thinking out loud, PULPO GALLERY, Murnau am Staffelsee, Germany 

Villa Heike, Berlin, Germany 

Come What May, Awroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium 

Mäusebunker & Hygieneinstitut: Versuchsanordnung BERLIN, Architecture Biennale, Venice, Italy 

Intimacy and spectacle in the age of social media, Vitrine Installation, Sofia Art Projects, Sofia, Bulgaria 

Light Year 70, Manhattan Bridge Projection, New York, USA 



Light Year 69: Evoke, Manhattan Bridge Projection, New York, USA 

Wiedererwachen, Station Berlin, Berlin, Germany 

La Musée, Studio la Città, Verona, Italy 



Self-immersed, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford, USA 

13. Biennale Havana, Matanzas, Cuba 

Eros, Fox Jensen, Sydney, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand 

30 Years of Dutch Courage, Cokkie Snoei, Rotterdam, Netherlands 

à la prochaine, Jules Maeght Gallery, San Francisco, USA 



Zombies: Pay Attention! Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, USA 

No Place Like Home, Studio la Città, Verona, Italy 

Exhibition 5, Kunsthaus Kollitsch, Klagenfurt, Austria 

Is It a Game? collaborative installation, Kreuzberg Pavillon, Berlin, Germany 

Il Terzo Giorno, Palazzo del Governatore, Parma, Italy 

bitch MATERial, Kunstquartier Bethanien, Berlin, Germany 



She-Devil 9: Today, Studio Stefania Miscetti, Rome, Italy 

Collection Jacques & Miny Defauves,Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastricht, Netherlands 

Typically Frankfurt!,10 year installation, Historisches Museum, Frankfurt, Germany 

Artist as Maggid: Jewish Tales and Creatures, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, USA 

OFF-SPRING: New Generations, 21c Museum, Oklahoma City, USA 

Lil SWIM, The Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, USA 

Turn the Page: The First Ten Years of Hi-Fructose, Akron Art Museum, Akron, Ohio and Virginia MOCA, Virginia Beach, USA 



2050: A Brief History of the Future, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy 

Forever, Bubox Art Space, Kortrijk, Belgium 



2050: A Brief History of the Future, Royal Museum of Fine Arts Brussels, Belgium 

Dark Ages, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium 

Imagining Home, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, USA 

Krachtwerken, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Helmond, Netherlands 

Triennale Brugge 2015, Brussels, Belgium 

The Art in Literature and Literature in Art, Artium, Basque Centre-Museum of Contemporary Art, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain 

The Auction, Terrance Higgins Trust, Christie's, London, UK 

Feel Big, Live Small, Apex Art, New York, USA 



Art in Motion, Jules Maeght Gallery, curated by Natasha Boas, San Francisco, USA 

The Remarkable Lightness of Being, Aeroplastics Contemporary, Brussels, Belgium 

L’expo dans le chapeau, La Vitrine am, curated by Raphael Cuir, Paris, France 

ArtPrize, GRCC Collins Art Gallery, Grand Rapids, USA 

On Dry Land, Negev Museum, curated by Ravit Harari, Be-er Sheva, Israel 

Brussels Cologne Contemporaries, Cologne, Germany 

Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, USA 



drinnen binnen buiten draussen, Galerie Roy, Zülpich, Germany and Kers Gallery, 

Amsterdam, Netherlands 

The Storytellers, El Museo de Arte de Banco de la Rupublica, Bogota, Colombia 

Once More, Lokaal 01, Breda, Netherlands 

Parallax Views, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, USA 

As Tears Go By* (who cries with me?), Cokki Snoei, Rotterdam, Netherlands 

Theatrical Gestures, Herzliya Museum for Contemporary Art, Herzliya, Israel 

Raw China Art Expo, Rotterdam, Netherlands 



Not Another End of the World Exhibition, AeroplasticsContemporary, Brussels, 


Nervous Women, Museum Dr. Guislain, Ghent, Belgium 

Otherworldly: Artist Dioramas and Small Spectacles, Lille 3000, Lille, France 

Signature , Schriftuur, Bruges Cultural Centre, De Bond, Bruges, Belgium 

The Storytellers, Stenersen Museum, Oslo, Norway 

The End of Everything/A New Beginning, LARMgalleri, Copenhagen, Denmark 

Streetopia, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, USA 



Otherworldly: Artist Dioramas and Small Spectacles, Museum of Art and Design, New York, USA 

Anonyme Skulpturen, Galerie im Taxispalais, Innsbruck, Austria 

Kunstmuseen Krefeld, Krefeld, Germany 



Accrochage, Galerie Urs Meile, Beijing, China 

Cokkie Snoei, Amsterdam, Netherlands 

The House in My Head, Kunsthallen Brandts, Odense, Denmark 

Pop-Up Magazine, Herbst Theater, San Francisco, USA 



Narratives, Pan American Art Projects, Miami, USA 

That's All Folks!,Stadshallen, Bruges, Belgium 

Achtung Baby, Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Helmond, Netherlands 

2009 Low Blow,Stux Gallery, New York, USA 



Road Trip, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, USA 



XXS-Size Does Matter, Sommer Gallery, Tel Aviv, Israel 

Paulo Post Futurum, Lokaal 01, Museum of Breda, Breda, Netherlands 

Emergency Room, P.S.1 MOMA, Long Island City, USA 

Regeneration, Kentler International Drawing Space; Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, USA 



Searchers, White Box, New York, USA 

New Code, Studio La Citta, Verona, Italy 

Looking Through Walls, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, USA 

Photosynkyria, Tint Gallery, Thessaloniki, Greece 

Headlands Institute, Marin Headlands, USA 



Cohen Amador Gallery, New York, USA 

Regeneration, Douglass College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, USA Blueprints, Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, USA 



Epic, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, USA 


Public collections

Historisches Museum Frankfurt, Germany 

Gemeentemuseum Helmond, Helmond, Netherlands 

Marguiles Collection, Miami, USA 

Facebook, Menlo Park, USA 

The Progressive Art Collection, Mayfield Village, USA 

Himalayas Museum, Shanghai, China 

Selfridges, London, UK 

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, USA 

Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, USA 

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, USA 

West Collection, Oaks, Pennsylvania, USA 

Microsoft Art Collection, Redmond, USA 

Angel Collection of Contemporary Art, Israel 

Collection Lampe and Plompen, Den Haag, Netherlands 

Collection Jacques & Miny Defauves, Netherlands 

Alain Servais Collection, Brussels, Belgium 

University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA