Biography

2008 Rhenish Art Award, Bonn, Germany
2008 2nd state examination
seit 2007 commission as art curator, publications
2001/02 lectureship ‚Foundations of Illustration’, faculty of architecture, Bergische Universität GH Wuppertal, Germany
1993 Advancement Art Award of the State Capital of Düsseldorf
1977-1985 study in Fine Arts, State Academy of Fine Arts, Düsseldorf, tutor group of Prof. Alfonso Hüppi
1980 basic studies in ethnology, art history und oriental art history, Bonn University, Germany
1958 born at Münster/ Westphalia, Germany

Solo Exhibitions (Selection)

2016 „Stylites“, ensemble of sculptures upon advertising pillars, work in progress, Düsseldorf-Grafental
2000/2016 „It Is I. Don’t Be Afraid.“ Art on Shipboard – contemporary sculptures aboard the cruiser AIDA Prima
2002/2016 „Bildermacher (Image Doer)“ Art on Shipboard – contemporary sculptures aboard the cruiser AIDA Prima
2015 „Stylites“, ensemble of sculptures upon advertising pillars, work in progress, art in architecture, ‚Südzucker’- headquarters, Mannheim, Germany
2015 “Auf Milchstraßen und Holzwegen (On Milky Ways and Logging Paths)“ paintings in the vaulted cellar of Kamp Monastery, Germany
2010 „Schläft ein Bild in allen Dingen“, Galerie im Stilwerk, Düsseldorf
2010 „Schläft ein Bild in allen Dingen“ (‚An Image is Sleeping in All Things’), Rhenish State Museum, Bonn, Germany (catalogue)
2008 „Schläft ein Bild in allen Dingen“, Max-House, Düsseldorf
2007 „for the trees“, Maternus-House, Cologne (catalogue)
2001-2007 „Stylites“, ensemble of sculptures upon advertising pillars, work in progress, Düsseldorf (catalogue)
1998 Saint Gereon, Cologne (catalogue)
1996 Anita Beckers Gallery, Darmstadt, Germany
1994/97 Inge Baecker Gallery, Cologne
1994 Advancement Art Award, Düsseldorf, Germany (catalogue)
1988/89/91 Inge Baecker Gallery, Cologne

Group exhibitions and miscellaneous (selection)

2012 „resurrection“, Maxhaus, Düsseldorf
2011 „Etaneno – Art of the Museum im Busch, Namibia“, Museum of New Art, Freiburg, Germany (catalogue)
2009 „100 Years – 100 Images“, Lower Saxon State Museum Oldenburg, Germany (catalogue)
2008 „under the open sky“ – ‚The Artist’s Room’, installation upon advertising pillar, Düsseldorf
2006/07 „fluid artcanal international“, sculpture-project, Le Landeron, Switzerland and Seoul, Korea (catalogue)
2005 „Etaneno – Museum at the Outback“, Otjiwarongo, Namibia (catalogue)
2003 „Stylites – live“ – art erformance upon advertising pillars, Düsseldorf
‚Heroes’-Project, „Stylites – live“, zakk, Düsseldorf
1999 „Process – Space“ – Festival, Balchik, Bulgaria (catalogue)
1997 „Meeting in Art I“, Museum of Painting and Sculpture IRHM, Istanbul (catalogue)
1997 „Hommage à Ockeghem“, Saint Ghislain, Belgium
1997 „Perspektives“, Carol Johnssen Gallery, Munich
1996 „Cypress-Triptych“, St.Gereon, Cologne (acquisation, catalogue)
1995 „Art at Promenadenplatz“, Dresdner Bank, Munich (catalogue)
1994 „Music is a Wonderful Thing“, 10 painted records edition Art Society of Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel, Germany
1990 „Famagusta Gate“, Goethe-Institute, Nicosia, Cyprus
„State Portrait“, 20 years Inge Baecker Gallery, Cologne (catalogue)
1989 „Reality as Concept II“, Inge Baecker Gallery, Cologne
1985 Cartoon in „TITANIC“ magazine, Frankfurt/ M.