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Peruvian-austrian artist, *1984 in Hann.Münden, GER
Lives and works in Hannover, GER


Education
2013-2018: MA Photography Studies and Practice, Folkwang University of
the Arts Essen, GER  2015-2016: Research and study trips in Peru, Ecuador,
Colombia, Chile, Brazil  2015: Masterclass Contemporary Photography,
Centro de la Imagen Lima, PER  2006-2011: BA Scenography and
Costume, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Hannover, GER 
2004-2005: Magister Studies of Philosophy, Gender Studies, Economic &
Social History, Georg-August-University Goettingen, GER  
       
        
Distinctions
2021: Purchase, Museum der Moderne Salzburg: Mantas I (2017), II
(2017), AT  Project funding, Linden Limmer City District Council,
Hannover, GER  Microfunding, Young Culture, Cultural Office Hannover,
GER  NEUSTART KULTUR, Digital Voucher, BBK Federal Association,
Berlin, GER  2019: Individual Artistic Development (Project), Federal Land
of North Rhine-Westphalia, GER  2018: Individual Artistic Development
(Research), Federal Land of North Rhine-Westphalia, GER  Project Funding,
Society of Friends & Sponsors, Folkwang University of the Arts, Essen, GER 
Scholarship, Federal Government of Germany/Foundation Sparkassenstiftung
Essen, GER  2017: Short List Folkwang Prize 2017, Folkwang University of
the Arts Essen, GER


Exhibitions
2021: Stationen, Subway Stop Markthalle / Landtag, Hannover, GER
Digitale Herbstausstellung, Kunstverein Hannover, GER  The Hidden Me,
Cabaret Voltaire Société and Diversions, Victoria, BC, CAN  The Dreamer,
Millepiani, Rome, ITL  2020: Open Studios, Kulturetage Ihmezentrum,
Hannover, GER  2019: Made in..., Kunsthaus Essen, GER  2018: Folkwang
Finale, Sanaa Building, Zollverein Essen, GER  International Youn
Photographers, Photo Biennale 2018, Daeguart Factory, Daegu, KOR  Video
Screening, Rundgang 2018, Zollverein Essen, GER  Touch (solo), Raum Z13
Essen, GER  Photoprojekte Bauschau 2007-2018, Baustelle Schaustelle
Duesseldorf, Photo Duesseldorf, GER  You there, us here, W-10 Gallery FIU
Miami, USA  2017: LIQUID LAYERS même l’eau a l’air fausse (solo),
Galerie52 Essen, GER  Before Miami, Baustelle Schaustelle Essen, GER 
Folkwang Preis 2017, Sanaa Building Zollverein, Essen, GER  Stopover, UG im
Folkwang, Museum Folkwang, Essen, GER  2014: Rundgang Fotografie,
Auktionshaus Schützenbahn, Essen, GER  Krisen des Sichtbaren, Pasinger
Fabrik, Munich, GER  2011:...können wir das bitte sehen?, Ballhof, Hannover,
GER  2010: Vol. 10, Seilbahn Expo Plaza, Hannover, GER


Publication Contributions
2018: Encounter V History of Photography in Daegu, International Young
Photographers Exhibition, Photo Artists Society of Korea: Photography Exhibition,
Fringe Photo Festival, Galleries Association of Daegu: Special Photography
Exhibition, catalogue, Photo Biennale 2018, Daegu, KOR  International
Young Photography Exhibition, catalogue, Photo Biennale 2018, Daegu, KOR
2017: Stopover, brochure, UG im Folkwang, Museum Folkwang Essen, GER
Irgend, artist's book, hand-made, Essen, GER  2014: Schöne neue Welt,
HANT Magazine for Photography, No. 04, Erfurt, GER  Folkwang UdK,
brochure, Photokina Academy 2014, Cologne, GER


Texts
2020: Über weites Wasser, Flusser Studies 29 – 2020/Centennial Three-Part
Issue, flusserstudies.net  2018: Ein fotografischer Körper? Aktivität und
Passivität eines theoretischen Objekts. MA thesis, Folkwang University of the
Arts Essen, GER


Activities and Collaborations
2021: Ceramic Studio (with Alejandra Rodriguez Maldonado),
PLATZProjekt e.V./platzWERK e.V., Hannover, GER  2017/18
Student council, appointment process, Photography & Time-Based Media,
Folkwang University Essen, GER   2017-18: Collaborator, Baustelle
Schaustelle Space for Young Art Essen/Duesseldorf, GER  2013:
Scenography (with Mona Lühring), Playground Love, motion picture,
directed by Nils Loof, GER  2009/10: Scenography and Costume, Disco
Pigs, role play by Enda Walsh, directed by Titus Georgi, Studio Theatre,
Hannover, GER