was born in Hagen in 1965. She has lived in Berlin since 1990, working as an art historian, curator and journalist. As well as exhibitions and publications on contemporary Russian art and Soviet SocRealism (including Stalin¥s Choice. Soviet Socialist Realism under Stalin, New York), she has realised exhibition projects such as The Institute of Theore(c)tical Painting, Berlin; (Landschaft) mit dem Blick der 90er Jahre, Koblenz, Burgk, Berlin; pop mix/volume one and pop mix vol. II, Berlin; art club berlin, Berlin, Vienna, Barcelona; Last House on the Left, Stockholm; Condominium, Chemnitz; crossLinks - an intermedia exhibition project, Berlin, Pink for Boys - Blue for Girls, Berlin; Can you hear me? 2nd Ars Baltica Triennial of Photographich Art, Kiel.