maurus is a mixed media artist, he takes pictures and build collages, assemblages, objects, sculptures, installations and sets. in order to find out more about these stuff and consequently what he is doing as one of two parts of CERUSmedia you may have a look to the work journal called diary of things about his mixed-material objects and for a selection of finished works the gallery of things, about his photo works to maurus' blog, in place of some others to the photo galleries runde sachen (some things are rather perfect) or falling, and the video collage ein wunder sein (to be a miracle) is an example especially for his conceptionell work in cooperation with his partner and husband ceven knowles.
maurus grew up in hildesheim, north-west germany, where he learned to love old stones and gained a deep insight into the german schrebergarten culture. after good times in hamburg, where he trained to be a trader and bookseller, he arrived at home in berlin, which is where his father's family originates from. he is continuously working in culture and media with words and figures for timetables, charts and drafts, concepts, compilations and evaluations.
maurus is a member of neue Gesellschaft für bildende Kunst (new society for visual arts), Humanistischer Verband Deutschlands (humanistic association) and Förderverein der Gedenkstätte und des Museums Sachsenhausen (friends of sachsenhausen memorial).