Born in 1960 in Eisenach, Germany. Worked as Theater Director in Gera, Altenburg and Basel. 2005-07 Managing Director of Berliner Operstiftung. Since 2007 works as Cultural Director in Dubai. Author of various novels, publications and essays.
- 2003 Das Lied von der Steppe
- 2008 Bird's Nest – Herzog & de Meuron In China (co-director, both documentaries)