Biography
1939

Born in Gräfendorf, Kreis Torgau; Germany

1959-1963

Studies at the Hochschule für bildende Künste (Academy of Fine Arts) Berlin

1968

Founder member of the group B1

1969

Member of the Westdeutscher Künstlerbund and of the Deutscher Künstlerbund, Villa Romana-Award, art-award of the city Gelsenkirchen „Nexus 2“

1969-1973

Establishment of „SYSTEM DESIGN“ with Franz Rudolf Knubel and Dr. Eckart Heimendahl, planning group for visual control systems

1972-2004

Professorship at the Fachhochschule Münster, faculty of design

1973/74

Villa Massimo-award and stay in Rome

1979

Visiting professor at the faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University, Cairo

1988

Member of the Neue Darmstädter Sezession

1991

Member of the Neue Gruppe, Munich

 

Lives and works in Münster and on Majorca.