ernst und heiter
The world of the painting artist is a self-contained cosmos, peopled by individuals whose thoughts and actions are shaped by self-defined perceptions, beliefs, and rules. Perhaps it isn‘t the best world of them all, but it is surely one of the most interesting. The „KunstGeschichten“ transport us to this world and at least help us begin to understand it. Almost all of them have a basis in reality and take place mainly in France.
His university studies started with German Literature and Art History, he then finished with a law degree. His career found success as an official in the public administration of North Rhine Westphalia. Thereafter he has been a managing director of a family business, acvocate and gallery owner. Since 2002 he has been active as a painter and author as well. He lives in Brittany and Berlin.