* 1961 in Herten, Deutschland
lebt in Köln
1987-1992 Study of Fine Arts/Painting at the FH Cologne
Since 1985 various exhibitions in Germany and abroad. In recent years, focus has shifted to video art in combination with electro-acoustic sounds. Numerous participations in international video-festivals.
Awards and Scholarships: 2013 A und A Cultural Foundation (promotion and award for „Blaue Stunde“) // „Worte sind Boote“ Poetry Video Competition by Gesellschaft für zeitgenössische Lyrik e.V. (award) // 2002 Kunststation Kleinsassen (residency) // 2001 2. Biennale Neues Aquarell, Kunststation Kleinsassen (award)
Founder and curator of BLAUE STUNDE, held annually since 2009
During my childhood some dreams revealed the first signs of my strong longing for freedom. Therein, I perceived the phenomena of nature, with its thermal conditions, the lunar cycle, the tides, the growth of plants… and I felt the universal protection on my side.