She studied cultural studies, film studies and sociology. In 2008, she received her doctoral degree. In 2015, she published Ikony normalizacji. Kultury wizualne Niemiec 1945–1949 (Icons of normalization. Visual cultures of Germany, 1945–1949). She co-edited the lexicon Modi memorandi (2014). Currently, she is working on a project about the ‘dead ends’ of West German memory culture.