Curriculum Vitae:

1960 Born in Kinheim/Mosel

1974-1977 Training in the hotel industry in Bernkastel-Kues

1978 Move to Frankfurt/Main. Self-studies of artistic painting

1979 First encounters with eastern culture. Asia travel and in-depth practical study of the life and art of India

1981 Independent book- and art seller in Berlin and Munich

1982-1985 Annual Asian and European tours for the mutual exchange with artists and philosophers

1986-1995 Head of the Cultural Center for Vedic Studies Association in Heidelberg

1996 Move to Abentheuer/Hunsrück, where I now live as a freelance artist.

2007 Co-founder and owner of Abentheuer children's book publisher.