Vita

1938 Born in Emmerich at the Niederrhein

1958-1960 Staatliche Kunstakademie, Stuttgart

1961-1965 Hochschule für Bildende Künste, Berlin

lives in Berlin since 1961

1965-1972 freelance graphic designer

1972-1982 social engagement in youth work and prisons

eight years an art teacher in Berlin schools

since 1982 freelance painter

since 1999 yearly several months of work in New York