Associate professor and reader of medieval literature at the University of Düsseldorf for ten years.
Since 1993 curator, writer, editor and consultant in visual arts. Numerous single-artist and thematic exhibitions at the Diözesanmuseum of the Archdiocese of
Munich and Freising (1998–2005) among other venues, including Kiki Smith, Olafur Eliasson, Lawrence Carroll, Robert Longo, Gloria Friedmann,
and Kai Althoff, as well as many others. Project manager for the head of cultural affairs of the City of Munich (1998–2000).
Recent publications include: Lucas Reiner, Los Angeles Trees (2008), Christopher Thomas, New York Sleeps (2009), Stefan Hunstein „Schön
war’s!“ (Hatje Cantz 2009), Christopher Thomas, Passion (2010), Julian Schnabel, Polaroids (2010), Dennis Hopper, The Lost Album (2012),
Hassel Smith, Paintings 1937-1997 (2012), David Lynch, The Factory Photographs (2014), Dennis Hopper, The Lost Album, 2. edition, exhibition catalogue
Royal Academy of Arts, London (2014), all published by Prestel Publishing.
Curator of the exhibitions: Julian Schnabel, Polaroids, in Düsseldorf, Munich, London, The Hague, Avilés/Asturias, Milano, Paris and
Shanghai (2010/2011), Dennis Hopper, The Lost Album, Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin (2012), David Lynch, The Factory Photographs, The Photographers’
Gallery, London / MAST. Foundation, Bologna (2014), Dennis Hopper, The Lost Album, Royal Academy of Arts, London (2014).