Biography, tabular
Biography, short
1967 Born in Graz, Austria
1986-1992 Studying mathematics at the University of Graz, MSc Mathematics
1994-2000 Studying music composition at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz, MA Music Composition (Prof. Gerd Kühr)
1997-2001 Studying philosophy at the Karl-Franzens-University of Graz, MPhil Philosophy
2000 3. Prize, Composition Competition "Luigi Russolo 2000", Varese, Italy
2001 Austrian State Grant for Composition
2001-2002 Studying algorithmic composition with Hanspeter Kyburz during a postgradual stay at the electronic studio of the Music Academy of Basel, Switzerland
2003 Scholarship holder of a cooperation project of the University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt / Dieburg with the International Music Institute Darmstadt (IMD),
Music Promotion Award of the City of Graz
2003 / 04 Artist in residence at the Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe, Germany (ZKM),
Lecturer at the Univ. of Applied Sciences Darmstadt (Computer Music)
2004 / 05 Teaching music theory and aural training at Johann-Joseph-Fux-Conservatory Graz
2005 Artist in residence at the Institute for Electronic Music and Acoustics, Graz (IEM)
2007 Giga-Hertz-Award for Electronic music
2008 Austrian State Grant for Composition,
Theodor-Körner Promotion Prize for Science and Art (Composition)
Since 2011 Staff member of the FWF-funded research project Patterns of Intuition
at University of Music and Performing Arts Graz / Institute for Electronic Music and Acoustics (IEM)
Since 2012 Teaching (Art and New Media, Electronic Music Lab)
Since 2014 Teaching (Integrated Ear Training, Sound Synthesis)
Since October 2016 Visiting professor for electro-acoustic composition