*1986 in Sofia, People's Republic of Bulgaria.
1990 emigration to Berlin, German Democratic Republic.

I experiment with my CV a bit.

Education
2016 - February 2020 Hochschule fuer Grafik und Buchkunst (HGB Academy of Fine Arts). Media Art and Photography. Prof. Clemens von Wedemeyer and Prof. Tina Bara, Leipzig, DE
2015 - 2015 Universitaet der Kuenste (University of the Arts). Media Art. Prof. Hito Steyerl. Guest listener. Berlin, DE
2014 - 2016 Bauhaus-Universitaet. Fine Arts. Weimar, DE
2013 - 2014 Koninklijke Academie van Beeldende Kunsten (Royal Academy of Art). Fine Arts. The Hague, NL

Further entrance exams, selection
2011 Kunsthochschule Kassel. Successful entrance exam. Fine Arts. Kassel, DE
2011 University of the Arts. Failed entrance exam. Fine Arts. Berlin, DE
2011 Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee. Failed entrance exam. Sculpture department. Berlin, DE
2010 Burg Giebichenstein University of Art and Design Halle. Failed entrance exam. Fashion Design. Halle, DE

Awards and scholarships
2019 Neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst Berlin nGbK. Up in Arms/Art in the Underground competition (Up in Arms/Kunst im Untergrund). publication
2018 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service). Scholarship program 'Go East'
2017 Academy of Fine Arts Leipzig. Studienpreis-Award. (2nd/3rd place). catalogue

Screenings and festival nominations, selection
2019
12th this human world - International Human Rights Film Festival. Nominated: exp:an:ded shorts. Vienna, AT
1st 1 666 Film Festival. Nominated: Competitive section. Sao Paolo/Rio de Janeiro, BR
18th Lausanne Underground Film & Music Festival. Nominated: Experimental short film competition. Lausanne, CH
20th dresdner schmalfilmtage. Nominated: International Competition Super 8/16. Dresden, DE
Moabiter Filmkultur. Stadtgesichter II. Berlin, DE
2018
feldfuenf. Night Screenings. Berlin, DE
34th International Shortfilm Festival interfilm. Berlin, DE
35th Kassel Documentary Film and Video Festival. Kassel, DE
C.Rockefeller Center for Contemporary Art. Dresden, DE
PACT Zollverein. Screening & Artist Talks with class of expanded cinema. Essen, DE
2016
10th Video Art Miden. Kalamata, GR
Mux: Asheville Video Art Festival. NC, USA

Group and solo exhibitions, selection G/S
2020 Forthcoming Die Vertraute Welt. Artist in Residence at Zona D for Gegenwarten / Presences. Chemnitz, DE G
2019
Kunstraum Kreuzberg/Bethanian. Neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst Berlin nGbK. Up in Arms. Berlin, DE publication G
Neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst Berlin nGbK. Kunst im Untergrund (Art in the Underground). Berlin, DE G
MdbK[mobil] 'Liebeszauber'. Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2018
Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts. Cultural Memory. Leipzig, DE G
2017
Zona Dynamic. Glogau Air. Voice Of Doxa. Berlin, DE G
Gallery of the Academy of Fine Arts. Studienpreis-Award. Leipzig, DE catalogue G
2016
Het Wilde Weten. Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Event. Rotterdam, NL S
Spinner und Weber. Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Event. Berlin, DE S
Spinner und Weber. Bone sweet Bone. Berlin, DE S
2015
Summaery. Bauhaus-University. Weimar, DE G
Kiosk.6. Transit Zwischenstopp. Weimar, DE G
Spinner und Weber. Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Berlin, DE G
2014
Ori Berlin. Semantic Shift Parlor. Berlin, DE 2016 Spinner und Weber. Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Event. Berlin, DE S
Salone del Mobile Milano. Backstage onstage. Milan, IT G

Curatorial
2015 Spinner und Weber. Group show. Erzgebirgisches LaserAtomKraftwerk mit Pigmentfenster. Berlin, DE

Panels and talks
2019
Zukunftsforschung Stadt. Kulturpark 3000 e.V. Galerie Zwitschermaschine. Berlin, DE
MdbK[mobil] 'Liebeszauber'. Studio Sessions. Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2002
Rights Conference. Panel about children's rights. Delegate of K.R.Ä.T.Z.Ä. Berlin/Tokyo, DE/JP
Tokyo Shure. Discussion about children's rights. Delegate of K.R.Ä.T.Z.Ä. Berlin/Tokyo, DE/JP

Artist residencies
2020 Die Vertraute Welt. Artist Residency by Zona D for Gegenwarten / Presences. Chemnitz, DE
2017 Titanik Gallery. Turku, FI publication
2016 Het Wilde Weten. Rotterdam, NL

Publications and press
2019
Up in Arms. Neue Gesellschaft fuer bildende Kunst Berlin nGbK. Berlin, DE
Berlin Art Week Magazine. Draft image of Forensic Excavations Inventory/Kunst im Untergrund 2019. Berlin, DE
MdbK[mobil] 'Liebeszauber'. Full-page illustrations in local paper 'Gemeindeblick' from April - October 2019. Commissioned by Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
Not here, not Now. With members of expanded cinema. Academy of Fine Arts. Leipzig, DE
2018
Studienpreis-Award 2017. Academy of Fine Arts. Leipzig, DE
2017
Leipziger Volkszeitung, 16.11.2017, report about Studienpreis 2017. Leipzig, DE
Titanik 2017. Annual preview publication. Titanik Galleria. Turku, FI
2012
Sergeant Sparrow magazine. Cover and interview. US
2002
Unter Zeitdruck (interviews I held with social workers and disadvantaged youth). Student publications edition No 1. Stadt als Schule/City as School. Berlin, DE
kratzig. Art magazine. K.R.AE.T.Z.AE. Berlin, DE

Commissions
2019 MdbK[mobil] 'Liebeszauber'. Full-page illustrations in local paper 'Gemeindeblick' from April - October 2019. Commissioned by Museum der bildenden Kuenste Leipzig (Museum of Fine Arts Leipzig). Leipzig/Thallwitz, DE
2010 - 2013 custom-designed jewellery for individual customers

Other
2017 Art Improvement Agency (with Lars Preisser). Named partner of DeLight Art Festival. Berlin, DE

Film set experience
2019 forthcoming: The Invisible Cloth, Paula Abalos (D), Pedro Carnicer (C). Co-timing assistant and co-director`s assistant. Leipzig, DE
2002 Tatort Kind: Gewalt die aus der Kaelte kommt. TV documentary. Bernd Dost (D), produced by Bayerischer Rundfunk (BR), 2003. Co-editing assistant and performer. Munich, DE

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