1962 Born in Wuppertal
Until 1990 Studied law in Münster, Marburg and Tübingen
1993 Bar Exam
1993/94 Attorney in private practice in Stuttgart
1994/97 Children Isabel and Constantin are born

From 1989-98 Spent extensive periods of time working/studying in Boston, Paris, Sydney and Chicago, travelled through Indonesia and Central America

2002 Began painting professionally 
Since then formation and training inter alia at the Art Academy Bad Reichenhall, the Kunstwerkstatt Allgäu, the Academy Faber-Castell and in individual workshops in Amsterdam
Since 2005 Several Exhibitions