Sculptor (male), painter, draughtsman, photographer, film-maker (male), motion picture artist, musician (male) and college professor (male)
Born in 1954 in St. Tönis, near Krefeld. Studied at the Staatliche Kunstakademie Düsseldorf under Joseph Beuys from 1971 to 1977. In 1980 a co-founder of the communal atelier Mülheimer Freiheit in Cologne. Beginning in 1995 professor of painting at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste Braunschweig. Lives and works in Cologne and Braunschweig.