Born on 29th April 1962 in Berlin
1981-1988 academic studies of biology, chemistry, philosophy and psychology i.a. at the FU Berlin with licentiate degree in biology.
Since 1989 studies and engagements in marine zoology, neuropsychopharmacology, limnology and phycology; active as a painter, graphic artist and photographer.
Since 2002 participation in various artist projects and studios (atelier galerie pinella with Bärbel Deuser-Kursawe; Offenes Atelier St. Hedwig with Hanni Makosch; drawing group of the Berliner Arbeitslosenzentrums (BALZ) with Marlis Funke-Senf; Maerz Atelier für Kunst und Therapie with Madeleine Mors.)
Pianistic training with Marianne Lipinski, Manfred Rosen, Natsumi Foljanty, Stefan Gretsch and Andreas Eschen.