Born in 1932 in Marktbreit / Unterfranken.
After high school training as a commercial artist (graphic design).
Studio director and ArtDirector in different companies in Baden-Wuerttemberg and Bavaria.
1967 Moved to North Rhine-Westphalia.
ArtDirector and creative director in Düsseldorf, Wuppertal and again in Düsseldorf.
Exhibition of paintings since 1981, wood sculptures and terracotta sculptures since 1992.
Since 1995 freelance as a visual artist - painter and sculptor - in Erkrath near Düsseldorf.
Poetry and prose since the nineties, since 2003.
Readings with piano improvisations in Erkrath, Karlsruhe, Marktbreit, Mettmann, Regensburg, Würzburg.