1937 born in Rostock, Germany
1957-1964 Study of architecture TU Hannover, TU Berlin.
Assistant of Prof. Kurt Sohns at the chair of drawing and painting, Technical University of Hanover. Further development as an autodidact (watercolour, oil painting).
1963 First participation at a collective exhibition, Kunstverein Hannover
1966 First individual exhibition of paintings, Gallery Putty, Berlin
1975-2008 University lecturer at the University of Kassel, Department of Architecture,
Head of the Research Laboratory for Experimental building
Since 1979 own architectural office at Kassel
Since 1966 over 20 individual exhibitions of paintings and graphics
2017 Participation in the international exhibition documenta 14, Kassel