1939 born Zwickau/Sachsen
1955-58 goldsmith apprenticeship, Neustadt/Weinstrasse
1958-62 studies Kunst-und Werkschule Pforzheim, Pforzheim
1962 "Master" Examination Goldsmith
since 1962 Independent studio/shop, Kiel
since 1976 Independent studio, Hohenhude
    Awards: international Competitions
1963 2nd prize "Die goldene Kette", German Goldsmith Association
1966 award of the Bavarian Government
1967 2nd prize "Halsschmuck in Gold", Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim
1968 Supporting Young Artists Prize, Schleswig-Holstein
1969 1st prize "Goldener Armschmuck", Schmuckmuseum, Pforzheim
1970 2nd prize and Honorable Mention "Goldener Halsschmuck mit Bernstein", German Goldsmith Association
1971 two 2nd prizes "filum aureum"
1972 Honorable Mention "Halsschmuck aus Elfenbein und Gold"
1979 3rd prize "German Jewellery and Gemstones Award", Idar-Oberstein
1982 award "German Jewellery and Gemstones Award", Idar-Oberstein
1983 prize "Platin als Halsschmuck"
1985 2nd prize "One single Pearl"
1988 1st prize "German Jewellery and Gemstones Award", Idar-Oberstein

Public Collections:
Schmuckmuseum Pforzheim
Goldschmiedehaus Hanau, Hanau
Royal Museum Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Exhibitions:
Various National and International Exhibitions
Full list available upon request