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Born in 1978 in Heidelberg, Germany, of New Zealand and German descent.
Started drawing and painting at a young age
Having grown up in Germany and emigrated to New Zealand after graduating Abitur
Lived and studied in Wellington, New Zealand.
Since 2009 based in the Highlands of Scotland, working primarily on portraits painted from Skype conversations and paintings of transitional objects as mediations of the owner's presence.
Some recent exhibitions include :
-June 2013 Cinematic Visions, Victoria Miro Gallery, London
-October 2012 Mediated Presence, 6 Fitzroy Square, London
-January 2012 There You Are. Lehmann Maupin, New York
-November 2011 Krauts Projects: in/sights. Heidelberg, Germany
-May 2011 Being with You, Istancool, Istanbul, Turkey
-December 2010 Krauts Gallery: Kunst/Halle, Heidelberg, Germany
-November 2010 Artist Residency, TSKW, Florida
-October 2010. Not a still Frame, Brachfeld Gallery, Paris.
-March 2009, Krauts Gallery: Go Figure. Frankfurt, Germany
-May 2008. PRESENT. HP Garcia Gallery, New York
-April 2008, Krauts Gallery: Creative Clash. Mannheim Castle, Germany
-March 2008, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, BP Awards
-November 2007 Junge Kunst 69, Heidelberger Kunstverein, Germany
-November 2007. REAL- Internationales Symposium figurativer Malerei. Heidelberg, Germany
-June 2007, The National Portrait Gallery, London, BP Awards