Biography
1915

Born in Treptow / East-Pomerania

1929

Music lessons (violin), different activities during the time of the economical depression

1937-40

Studies at the Kunstgewerbeschule für Kunst und Gebrauchsgraphik (Academy of Arts for Commercial art and Crafts) in Stettin

1940-45

Soldier

1945-46

Drawing lessons at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste (Academy of Arts), Berlin

1948

First solo exhibition in the Galerie Lowinsky, Berlin

1949

Co-founder of the cabaret „Die Badewanne“ in Berlin

1950

Member of the group „Berliner Neue Gruppe“

1951

Participation at the first exhibition of the „Deutscher Künstlerbund“ in Berlin

1953-83

Lives and works on Ibiza and sometimes in Berlin during the period of winter

1958

Art-award of the city of Berlin

1959

Award of the Oldenburger Kunstverein on the occasion of the touring exhibition „Berliner Maler“

1984-2004

Lives and works in Berlin

2004

Died in Berlin