CURRICULUM VITAE

1964
born; lives and works in Munich

Education
1983 - 1987 goldsmith apprenticeship in Bielefeld
1987 - 1992 studies at College for Design, Schwäbisch Gmünd
1992 Diploma as jewelry designer

Awards
1992 First prize “Fashionable Jewelry”, 23. German prize for Jewelry and Precious Stones

Practical Experience
1986 - 1988 goldsmith studio Sibylle Strubl, Lauterburg
1988 goldsmith studio Frank Koop, Bad Salzuflen,
goldsmith studio Jochen Vorndamme, Herford
1989 - 1990, 1992 Barbara Heinrich Studio, Rochester/N.Y., USA
1993 - 1994 Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg; organization and management of Gallery TRIGON, Hamburg
1994 - 1997 Gallery Isabella Hund, Munich
1994 - 2001 coorganization and -management of Gallery TRIKAT, Munich
since 2001 organization and management of Gallery tal20 together with Petra Waibel-Grotjans, Munich

Group- and Solo-Exhibitions
1990 Barbara Heinrich Studio, Rochester/N.Y., USA
1992 Presentation of the county Baden Württemberg at Fundacio Miró, Barcelona, Spain; 23. German prize for Jewelry and Precious Stones, Idar Oberstein (and various cities in Germany)
1993 Gallery TRIGON, Hamburg
1994 Gallery TRIKAT, Munich; Gallery Isabella Hund, Munich
1995 "Festival of rings", Gallery Rudi Ritter, St. Gallen, Switzerland; "visions of jewelry", Gallery Rudi Ritter, St. Gallen, Switzerland; Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg
1996 "International spectacle of bracelets and necklaces", Gallery Rudi Ritter, St. Gallen, Switzerland; Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg
1997 "The new cuteness", Gallery Rudi Ritter, St. Gallen, Switzerland; Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg; Gallery Jutta Graf, Biberach
1998 "Summernight dream", Gallery RHEINGOLD, Cologne; "3 years Gallery RHEINGOLD", Cologne; Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg
1999 "Cufflinks", Gallery Schmuckwerkstatt, Berlin; "5 years TRIKAT", Gallery TRIKAT Munich; Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, USA/CAL; Gallery RHEINGOLD, Cologne; "20 years Gallery Hilde Leiss", Hamburg; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; Gallery Bettina Meyer, Berlin
2000 "High-carat", Gallery RHEINGOLD, Cologne; Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, USA/CAL; Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky/MT, USA; Gallery Hilde Leiss, Hamburg; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; Galllery Bettina Meyer, Berlin; Arts and Crafts Fair 2000, Munich; Gallery Isabella Hund, Munich; Solo exhibition at the Volksbank Bad Salzuflen
2001 "Man´s jewelry", Gallery RHEINGOLD, Cologne; Opening of Gallery tal20, Munich; Gallatin River Gallery, Big Sky/MT, USA; Gallery Bettina Meyer, Berlin; Gallery Isabella Hund, Munich; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; "Icy jewelry", Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley/CAL, USA;
2002 "10 years Gallery FASSUNGSLOS", Tübingen; "Simple Brilliance", solo exihibition, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley/CAL, USA; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA; Gallery RHEINGOLD, Cologne; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; "Christmas show", Daniela Mundt Studio, Villingen
2003 "5 years Gallery Bettina Meyer", Berlin; Daniela Mundt Studio, Villingen; "Contrasts", Gallery Scuderi Berlin; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA
2004 Gallery RHEINGOLD, Köln; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA
2005 Gallery RHEINGOLD, Köln; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA; Gallery Bettina Meyer, Berlin
2006 Gallery RHEINGOLD, Köln; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA; Gallery Bettina Meyer, Berlin
2007 Gallery RHEINGOLD, Köln; Gallery FASSUNGSLOS, Tübingen; DeNovo, Fine Contemporary Jewelry, Palo Alto/CAL, USA; LewAllen Contemporary, Santa Fe/NM, USA