Curriculum Vitae

Person:

  • 1964 Born in Jülich, Germany
  • 1984 Graduation from German secondary school

Artistic Development:

  • 1985-1991 Academy of Visual Arts, Frankfurt (Main),
    major in graphic design (emphasis: illustration)
  • 1991 Graphic design diploma
  • 1991-1996 Art director in various international advertising agencies
  • 1996-present Freelance illustrator for advertising, individual clients and publishers
  • 1998-present Exclusively picture book illustrator
  • 2002 Award “Stiftung Buchkunst” ()
  • 2012-present Exclusive and systematic development of studio painting
  • Since 2016 active nationally and internationally exhibition activities
  • Since 2016 member of the
  • Nominated for the by IKH Publishing, Schondorf am Ammersee.
  • Since 2019 member of the .

Exhibitions:

2016:
Collective exhibition: art'pu:l, Fair for contemporary art, 26-29th of May 2016, Cologne/Pulheim.
GZ-Basle, International fair of contemporary art for artists, 15-19th of June 2016, Basle.
, 17th-20th of November 2016, Altes Landratsamt, Leipzig.
Merry Christmas 200 x 300, 19th of November to 18th of December 2016, Galerie Forum Türk, Nürtingen.
Merry Christmas 200 x 300, 18th November 2016 to 21st January 2017, Galeriehaus Kerstan, Stuttgart.
Merry Christmas 200 x 300, 18th November 2016 to 21st January 2017, Galerie Kerstan, Stuttgart.
94. Christmas Market of Frankfurt Artists (), 31st of November to 22nd of December 2016, Paulskirche, Frankfurt am Main.
2017:
ARTe – Contemporary Art Fair, 12th to 15th January of 2017, Messe Sindelfingen, Sindelfingen.
Dialogues, 1st to 13th February 2017, exhibition church Helligåndshuset, København, Denmark.
Kölner Liste, 28th to 30th April 2017, XPost, Gladbacher Wall 5, 50670 Köln.
, 18th August to 15th September 2017, Berliner Platz 3-5, 61476 Kronberg im Taunus.
, 16th to 19th November 2017, Zentrum GaraGe, Leipzig.
95. Christmas Market of Frankfurt Artists (), 8th to 22nd December 2017, Römerhallen, Frankfurt am Main.
2018:
Max Ernst Museum, comprehensive exhibition during in the context of the Josef and Anna Fassbender price, 1st and 2nd September 2018, Brühl.
, 18th October to 2nd November 2018, Berliner Platz 3-5, 61476 Kronberg im Taunus.
96. Christmas Market of Frankfurt Artists (), 27th November to 22nd December 2018, Paulskirche, Frankfurt am Main.
2019:
Regiomuseum Seligenstadt, "Maßlos", 6th February until 31st March 2019, Seligenstadt.
2019, "Impress THE DECOR COMPANY ", 22nd to 24th March 2019, Aschaffenburg.
97. Christmas Market of Frankfurt Artists (), 24th November to 22nd December 2019, Paulskirche, Frankfurt am Main.
, "Wintergäste", 5th to 8th December 2019, Nebbiensches Gartenhaus, Frankfurt am Main.