Curriculum vitae

1964
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born and raised in Hamburg, Germany

1985 – 1988
· studied Communication Design, IN.D
Institut of Design, Hamburg

1988
Diploma, Hamburg

1988 – 1993
· worked as Designer and Art Director in Frankfurt and Hamburg

1998 – 1999
· theoretical studies on the topic of contemporary art: ”Art since 1945“ , University of Hamburg
· participated in the International Summer Academy for Arts / ”Pentiment“
· attended painting classes held by professor Arvid Pettersen (Oslo) and Tanja Mohr (Munich)

1999 – 2002
· opened art creation and exhibition studio with two artistic friends at ”Hamburg Harbour“

2004
· started own studio – ”wonderful place“ for creating art, exhibitions and teaching adults and children

2005 – 2014
· annual ”Summer Workshops“ at Art Center Wilstedter Mühle, Andrea Schloen

2008 – 2011
· workshops for screen printing

2011
· moved to Doha, Qatar

2012
· became member of the International Artists Doha IAD – a group of currently 21 artists from 11 nations
· became member of the Qatar Fine Art Society
· started working as community art lecturer at VCUQ – teaching classes for Acrylics and Mixed Media

2013
· participated in the IAD Annual Exhibition ”Between Cultures“
· became member of the committee of IAD
· participated in ”Capturing the Culture of the Middle East” exhibition at Grand Hyatt Hotel, Doha

2014
· participated in IAD Annual Exhibition ”Rooh al Hayat – The Essence of Life“
· participated in Qatar Fine Arts Society General Exhibition ”From Qatar“
· participated in Katara Outdoor Market, Doha/Qatar

2015
· participated in International Artists Doha ”Spring Exhibition 2015“
· conducted a workshop for ”Acrylic and Mixed Media“ at Anima Gallery, The Pearl/Doha

· participates in Group Exhibition ”A2“ – Anima Gallery, The Pearl/Doha