1945, Bardowick bei Lüneburglives and works in New York and Munich

Biography

1945

born in Bardowick, Northern Germany as a son to Ukrainian refugees

1950

The artist's family emigrates to Boulder, Colorado, USA

1969

Master of Fine Arts at the University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado

1969

Moves to New York

1973-74

Stipend to stay and work in Hamburg, Germany

1977-1978

DAAD-Stipend in Berlin, Germany

1981

Fellowship for painting by the National Endowment for the Arts

1992-2011

Professorship for painting at the Akademie der bildenden Künste in Munich, Germany

2014

Teaches at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste an der Alten Spinnerei in Kolbermoor, Germany