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Professional Qualifications

// 2010–2014 – Germany
Freelancing Photographer
based in Cologne
//2014–2015 – Japan
Freelancing Photographer
based in Tokyo
// Since 2016 – China
Freelancing Photographer
based in Hong Kong

Education and Studies

// Koblenz, Germany
State certified Media Designer for Digital & Print Media
// Cologne, Germany
Studies in Photography & Ecological Design
ecosign/Academy for Design
// Cologne, Germany
Studies in Photography & Integrated Design
Köln International School of Design
// Tokyo, Japan
Studies in Photography & Design Management
Chiba University
// Hong Kong, China
Studies in Advertisment Design & Marketing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Language Skills

// German, Native
// English, Fluent
// Chinese, Conversational
// Japanese, Beginner
// French, Beginner

Exhibitions & Publications

»extraordinary« Publication, JP 2015
»extraordinary« Exhibition, Shibuya/Tokyo 2015
»Nothing remains« Exhibition, Cologne 2014
»KISD Annual 2013« Publication, DE 2013
»SPIESSER 18« Special Publication, DE 2012
»Kleinodkollektiv« Exhibition, Cologne 2012
»PASSAGEN 2011« Exhibition, Cologne 2011
<em>… and various others.</em>