born in 1969
1997 exam in architecture
1999 freelance photographer
2000 first son jesse
2002 second son lui
2007 third son carli
2012 fourth son jim

 

exhibitions

2016                single exhibition `africa`, pitti immagine 2016 Firenze
2014                  the taylor wessing photographic portrait prize 2014, national portrait gallery london
2012                  the taylor wessing photographic portrait prize 2012, national portrait gallery london
2012                  voies off, arles france
2010                  single exh.`thats a piece of cake` play,hamburg
2007                  „slideluckshow“  sand box studios,new york city
2005                  single exh. ´disco` gallery scorpion,hamburg
2004                  single exh. ´safari` aplanat gallery,hamburg
2003                  profashional award,cologne,munich,berlin  
2002                  john kobal award,national portrait gallery london
2002                  bff exhibition photokina cologne
2001                  john kobal award,national portrait gallery london
2001                  reinhart wolf preis 2001,hanburg and berlin
2000                  bff exhibition photokina cologne
1999                  kodak portrait award_2 price
1998                  single exhibition `heine`hamburg

 

bookprojects

2011                    back to mama, 272 pages 300x240mm  kehrer verlag heidelberg / berlin
2008                   i love, 144 pages, 113 images,size 300 x 210mm
2007                   artbuyer germany 2008, 320 pages,size 240 x 300mm  seltmann und söhne verlag berlin
2004                   safari, 120 pages, b/w portraits,size 210 x 250mm
2002                   schön, 120 pages, 85 images,size 210 x 270 mm

 

clients

ansons, audi, aperol, axe, bmw, campari, carlsberg, casio, camel, coca cola, converse, dhl, ebay, easyjet, ferrari, fiat, fuji, grundig, guinness, ikea, kms california, l+m, lufthansa, marlboro, maserati, mc donalds, mercedes benz, mitsubishi, new yorker, nikon, olympus, philip morris, siemens, sony ericsson, sky , t-mobile, toshiba, vodafone, yamaha...etc

 

editorials

amica, back magazine, book moda bambini, bmm magazine, contributors magazine, deutsch, fucking young, guardian magazine, nin magazine, gala, geo, gq, interview, j people magazine, marie claire, max, neo2, oyster magazine, qvest, rolling stone magazine, style, stella magazine london, stern, stella magazine, sz magazin, vanity fair, zeit