1955             born in Berlin, Germany
1969             Berlin Judo Champion
1971 - 1973  Apprenticeship as stuccoer
1975 - 1978  Working as stone sculptor
1973 - 1977  Evening classes at Kunsthochschule Berlin, Germany
1976 - 1977  Drawing courses with Josè Renau
1978 - 1983  Studies at Kunsthochschule Berlin with Dietrich Noßky and Dieter Goltzsche
1992             Working grant Stiftung Kulturfonds; Germany
1993             Working grant Kunstfonds e.V. Bonn, Germany
1994             Working grant Berliner Senat für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Germany
1994/95        German Art Prize of the Volksbanken und Raiffeisenbanken;
                     project grant from Stiftung Kulturfonds, Germany
1995             Villa Serpentara-Grant of the Akademie der Künste Berlin in Olevano near Rome, Italy;
                     Residency in the Villa Massimo Rome, Italy
                     (1995/96 und 1998)
1996             Scholarship Stiftung Kulturfonds Berlin in the
                     Künstlerhaus Lukas in Ahrenshoop, Germany;
                     Guest artist, Villa Romana, Florence, Italy
1998             Working grand Stiftung Kulturfonds, Berlin, Germany
2000             Villa Romana-Prize, one year residency in Florence, Italy
2005             Guest Artist, Villa Romana, Florence, Italy
2007             Working grant Berliner Senat für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Kultur, Germany
2008             Sculpture symposium Reinhardtsdorf, Germany
lives and works in Berlin

Since 1978 study trips and stays abroad, e.g. in Poland, Czech Republic, Russia, Estonia,
Uzbekistan, Tunisia, Morocco, Spain, Italy and Norway.
2018 Stay on a houseboat on the Seine.