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Comics Workshop “Coming Out”


I will run a Comics workshop on the issue of “Coming Out” at Cottbus Pride (CSD Cottbus e.V.) in the community center “Bunte Welt” on saturday, 24th of march. Join us! Info and application here: https://www.csd-cottbus.info

Project Picture Politics



On November 6th I was invited to the Fana library in Bergen, Norway, to take part in the Exhibition and talk about Picture Politics. Picture Politics is a project of the Goethe Institute, where artists take a stand against popoulism and right-wing developments. I´m happy to be a part of it! More Info here: https://www.goethe.de

Comics Workshop at Cottbus Pride


We had a Comics Workshop at Cottbus Pride week 2017 again – with nice results! https://www.csd-cottbus.info




Pride Exhibitions


Cottbus Pride 2017 – I enjoyed three exhibitions this year: Pride drawings at the State office LASV Cottbus accompanying the setting of the rainbow flag, Pride drawings at the country council Forst (Lower Lusatia) with the district administrator and exclusively made LGBT comics at the party location Gladhouse Cottbus!


Workshop on Kirchentag



I will offer a Comics Workshop at the German Protestant church gathering (Deutscher Evangelischer Kirchentag). Titel: “Face to Face”, Place: Parish hall of the Auenkirche, Wilhelmsaue 119, Berlin-Wilmersdorf, Time: May 25th from 1 – 3 pm.
Info and download of the program here: https://www.kirchentag.de.

mjs-4086 More than 50 participants and a lot of fun in this workshop! Photo: Michael Schönung

Illustrations in Youth magazine


Jugend-Infopoint, the regional youth magazine in the district Spree-Neiße in Brandenburg/ Germany, collects and presents events, reports and contacts – and I do the illustrations! Jugend-Infopoint No 61 was published in december 2017. It is available printed and online: www.jugend-Infopoint.de




Stribefeber Comics Festival Kristiansand


In November 2016 I was a guest at Stribefeber Comicfestival in Kristiansand, Norway! In the Goethe-Institutes workshop with artists from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Great Britain and germany we sketched first ideas for the comics-project “Picture Politics”. The website is already online! You can find it HERE. After my lecture “Human rights, history, and my comics” we had a lively discussion, and I am happy about two great articles in the Norwegian comics magazine “Serinett”: “En familie som formet Tyskland” and “Dypdykk i jødisk historie” by Trond Sätre.








Drawing LIVE in Basel


In Basel/ Switzerland I have been drawing LIVE at the International Exploratory Workshop “imagine otherweise” of the network Gender Studies Schweiz at the university of Basel. A wonderful week full of lectures, discussions and inspiring encounters! Download of the program HERE. On the first picture: Dr. Ange-Marie Hancock while giving her Keynote, who also made the photos. Thank you!






Drawing at Cottbus Pride 2016

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This years´ Cottbus Pride I´ve been drawing all around, and it was wonderful! In this short film about the demonstration you can see me from second 25 on:

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My illustrations you can see on the Homepage of CSD Cottbus www.csd-cottbus.info (please scroll down!) And even on coffee cups! Photo: Petra Knickmeyer


MyIllustration “Key to diversity” including Cottbus´ heraldic animal was realised in 3D and ceremoniously presented to the trustee of social services of the city of Cottbus. From left to right: Berndt Weiße, Michael Ziltz und Miss Cherry Moonlight:




Exhibitions at Glad-House Cottbus and regional authirity for logistics and social issues showed my LIVE drawings from recent years. Some photos HERE. At the party in Glad-House Jasmin Zschö had looked over my shoulder:

In our Comics Workshop we explored the issue of identity. Photo: Stefan Fiedler. More pictures HERE.

Hieronymus Bosch Comics Workshop

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Workshop on Hieronymus Bosch at union college Berlin (german language) 30th/31st of July – join us! Information and application HERE.
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Comic for Womankind Church Service




“And I will put my spirit within you” (Ezechiel 36, 27)

A Comic and Illustrations I contributed to the tool for womankind church service, edited by Amt für kirchliche Dienste der Evangelischen Kirche Berlin-Brandenburg-schlesische Oberlausitz AKD EKBO. You can order the brochure from Susanne Cordier-Krämer: s.cordier-kraemer@akd-ekbo. Complete download HERE. At the Service Workshop on the issue of visions at June 5th at the berlin conference venue of the AKD I ran a Comics Workshop for colleagues of the protestant church, and the Mirjam Sunday at Berlin Samaritarian Church on June 26th I accompanied drawing LIVE. Photo: Mariia Balganova

Reprodukt 25

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On Saturday Juni 18th my publisher Reprodukt celebrated their 25th birthday at the Exrotaprint-area in Berlin-Wedding! Like Dirk Schwieger, Aisha Franz, Mawil, Sascha Hommer and other colleagues I contributed to the evening program. It was a great festivity!
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Comic-Salon Erlangen


Previous to this years´ International Comics-Salon Erlangen again I ran a number of Comics Workshops: in the framework of the cultural pedagogic project “Comic macht Schule” (Comics in school) in the civic day care Liegnitzer Strasse, in the junior high school at Europakanal and at the grammar school Hermann-Hedenus – as well as t the compny Siemens for the children of the employees.


With the civic day care Liegnitzer Strasse I already had the third Workshop starting in 2012- each time with the youngest accredited artists of the Comic-Salon! And again this year we published the results: “Hort Spots III – vom Alltag in die Phantasiewelt und zurück” (Hort Spots III – from every day life to the world of phantasy and back). At 17. International Comic-Salon Erlangen 26.–29. May 2016 we ceremoniously presented the results of the school-workshops, and the public radio station Deutschlandfunk paid attention to us in an interview in their radio propgram “Kakadu”! You can listen to this radio show in german language HERE.



Drawing LIVE in Lausitz

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I´m glad to draw again in the new year LIVE for the project “Demokratie (er-)leben!” (Living Democracy! Rural district of Spree-Neiße)! More Info HERE. Between the holidays the newspaper Lausitzer Rundschau asked me about my work! Photo: Jana Handrischeck




Visualization seminaries at ver.di


On December 11th and 12th I will run the visualiziaion seminary “Am Anfang war das Wort – Nein! Das Bild!” (In the beginning was the word – no! The picture!”) for the ver.di trade union together with Hartwig Mallmann. It will take place at the Bildungs- und Begenungszentrum “Clara Sahlberg” in Berlin..

Hyperbandrauschen – Radio Talk

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Bildschirmfoto 2016-01-11 um 15.48.56Tuesday, 12.1.2016 I will be guest at Hyperbandrauschen, private radio station of C-Base, Berlin. We talk about comics, research, workshops and the situation in Russia. Join in. Tue 12.1. at 10.45 pm on UKW 88.4 (Berlin), UKW 90,7 (Potsdam) or as stream on senderberlin.org, Hyperbandrauschen.

My host and dialogue partner macro posted a beautiful supplement to HYPERBANDRAUSCHEN including a link for afterhearing on his blog: www.macrone.de
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Drawing Live at DeGeDe






Reformation and Picture



On October 30th I wll draw LIVE at the event “Women speak at the dining table – Berlin after-dinner-speeches” at Evangelische Akademie zu Berlin. Subject are reformation and picture. More Info HERE.

New evening class in Berlin


On November 17 the evening class “Comic Practise for adults” will start again! 12 evenings fortnightly at Comic library RENATE in Berlin-Mitte (in German language). Application and Information: post(at)steinercomix.de. Link to Comic libray Renate: http://renatecomics.blogspot.de/.

Mendelssohn Festival Hamburg



To the International Mendelssohn Festival Hamburg I got to contribute drawings! Dates: September 16th to 28th 2015. The festival homepage you find HERE.

PBelow: photos of posters in Hamburg, made by I. Herzog




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