1972-1977 Study at the Academy of Art and Design “Castle Giebichenstein” in Halle. Diploma in the field of designing playthings.
After that, designer in the Thuringian toy industry. Since 1991 freelance work as a designer for different toy firms.
Member of the Federal Association of visual artist, of the Association of visual artists of Thuringia and of the working team “Artists for Childern”.
Participation in common activities within the working team “Artists for Children”, for example design of the Children´s day clinic of oncology at the university hospital of Jena, as well as exhibitions in museums of different towns in Germany, England and the Czech Republic.
Participation in art exhibitions in Dresden and Suhl.
Participation in fairs and sales shows in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, England and Japan.