Elisa Braun was born in Berlin and is based in Hamburg. After her master in German literature, theatre science and journalism in Leipzig, she moved to Hamburg and works since 2009 as photo editor at Gruner + Jahr, DMM Verlag for various magazines.
Since 2002, she is project assistant for several European network projects like Magic Net, PLATFORM 11 and PLATFORM shift+ and the on going projects PlayOn! and ConnectUp. These are all projects funded by European grants.
2020 she decides to break new ground and deepen her work on European projects. She wrote together with Dirk Neldner and Sven Laude the application for phōnē and looks now forward to managing the project.