I was born in Northern Germany and I grew up in Frankfurt, Wiesbaden and Heidelberg. I started painting at the age of 14.

In the late 70´s I studied Art & Design at the University of Applied Sciences Mannheim, Department of Design In the 80´s I owned and operated a shop in Wiesbaden for art handicraft In the 90´s I spent a lot of time travelling to places like Ibiza, Bali, Bahamas - which all left their own special impressions and tastes. In the 2000`s I fell in love with a Greek Island which became my second home and through the influence of the light and colours from my natural environ…