* 1958 in Osnabrück, † 2008 in Berlin
Ilka Lauchstädt studied Arts, Media, Film- and Media Art at Osnabrück University and the Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin. She has been a member of many juries and gained numerous awards and grants.
2000 to 2002 guest professor for Communication Design (Moving Image) at Darmstadt Polytechnic, 1996 to 2001 artistic employee (Arts and Time-Based Media) at Berlin University of Arts and till 1996 artistic academic employee at the Baden-Württemberg Film Academy, Ludwigsburg. Ilka Lauchstädt lived and worked as a media artist and curator in Berlin.
Photo by Gerd Mittelberg