1965, Kronachlives and works in Dusseldorf

Biography

1965

Born in Kronach, Germany

1989-1995

Studied at Düsseldorf Art Academy under A.R. Penck and Dieter Krieg

1991-1992

Scholarship “Cite Inernationale des Arts” in Paris

1996-1998

Graduate scholarship of the German federal State North Rhine Westphalia

1997

Max Ernst-scholarship

1998

Work scholarship by the Stiftung Kunst und Kultur NRW

1999

Bergischer Kunstpreis, Museum Baden, Solingen

2004

Lingener Kunstpreis, Kunsthalle, Kunstverein Lingen

Since 2005

Professorship of painting at Münster Art Academy 

2018

Member of the Academy of Science and Arts North Rhine-Westphalia