Born in Schwäbisch Gmünd Baden-Württemberg, southern Germany


1976 Graduate in technical college at the FHS for graphic and product design in Schwäbisch Gmünd


1977 FHS for architecture in Konstanz


1978 - 1980 Stonemason - stone-sculptor apprenticeship


1981 - 1984 Free Art Academy Nürtingen Sculpture class Prof. K.H.Türk


1984 2nd Art Prize for Sculptures and Objects "ZEITZEICHEN" Kunstverein Filderstadt / Stuttgart


Freelance until 1986 at Schloss Atelier in Heubach, Baden Württemberg.


During this time various regional solo exhibitions, sculptor symposium and supra-regional exhibition participation in Germany.


1988 dropout of all artistic activities, then “introspection".


occupation with meditation, psychotherapeutic work, hatha yoga. Traveling to India and America.


1994 emigration to the south Algarve / Portugal. Immersion of various spiritual practices.


Hatha Yoga Center Quinta da Calma Almancil Portugal and Satyananda Center Gibraltar Spain.


1996 first exhibition with new and old drawings, together with Vaclav Pokorny (Czech Republic)


in the Artemis Gallery in Faro / Portugal.


2004 - 2012 intensive occupation with icons painting (Abraham Selig, Vorarlberg / Austria).


eitempera icons and series of energy pictures in oil with gold on wooden boards where created.


2013 Free painting in Bad Pirawarth Lower Austria with Briant Rokyta. The first acrylic works where done.


2017 member of the Professional Association of Fine Artists Austria, Regional association Steiermark


I´m living in Austria for 15 years now, are happily married and have two adult sons.