Curriculum Vitae in abbreviated form

Tertiary Education

Social Pedagogy (Diploma in Social Pedagogy, FHM Munich)
Germanic Philology, Philosophy, Pedagogy (Magister Artium, LMU Munich)

Artistic Training

1987 and 1988: Creative Training and course in drawing by Thomas Möser (Toskana, Italy)
2001: Course in watercolour painting at the VHS Munich
2002: Course in acrylic painting at the VHS Munich
2009: Summeracademy of fine Arts, Salzburg (Austria), Class: Zhou-Brothers (Chicago)
2009 – 2013: Individual Instruction from Elisa Betancort (Lanzarote)
2011: Summeracademy 4801, Traunkirchen (Austria), Class: Zhou-Brothers (Chicago)
2013 /2014: Academy of fine Arts Bad Reichenhall (Germany), Class: Zhou-Brothers (Chicago)
2015: Academy of fine Arts Kolbermoor (Germany), Class: Zhou-Brothers (Chicago)

Exhibitions

2017
  • Espacio Dörffi (Art Center), Lanzarote, Spain
  • Gallery 33 contemporary, Chicago (USA) – Sketchbook
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Gallery 33 contemporary, Chicago (USA) – Layered
2016
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain – SOLO EXP.
  • USK Lanzarote (Bienal OFF), Tías, Lanzarote
  • Sala de Expociones “El Aljible”, Haría / Lanzarote – SOLO EXP.
2015
  • Bodega “El Grifo” (Vine Museum), La Gería, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain
  • Alte Spinnerei, Kolbermoor, Germany
  • Centro Cívico de Costa Teguise, Spain
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain – SOLO EXP.
2014
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain – SOLO EXP.
  • Gallery ARTENMALA, Lanzarote, Spain
2013
  • La Puerta Verde, Haría / Lanzarote – SOLO EXP.
  • Utopia, Mala, Lanzarote
2012
  • Casa de la Cultura “Benito Pérez Armas”, Yaiza / Lanzarote
  • Mararía, Arrecife / Lanzarote
    Sala de Expociones “El Aljible”, Haría / Lanzarote – SOLO EXP.
2011
  • Casa de la Cultura “Benito Pérez Armas”, Yaiza / Lanzarote – SOLO EXP.
    with sculptures from Marianne Davis
  • Gallery “Molina”, Tiagua, Lanzarote
  • Russen-Villa, Traunkirchen, Austria (final group exhibition of the class “Feeling is Liberty”, ZHOU Brothers)
2009
  • Alte Saline, Hallein, Austria (final group exhibition of the class “Feeling is Liberty”, ZHOU Brothers)

Awards and honors

1996: European Multimedia Award (EMMA) for the Computer Game “Verkehrte Welt”
1997: European Multimedia Award (EMMA) for the Computer Game “Super Toni”.
2002: Publication of my multimedia work “2 Tote” in the anthology for the competition “Literatur.digital, Formen und Wege einer neuen Literatur”, Roberto Simanowski (Publisher), DTV Verlag München
2015: First prize of the competition”V. Certamen de Arte Emergente” (Ayuntamiento de Teguise, Lanzarote)

Professional experience

2 years individual writer of advertising texts and co-writer of film and television
3 years conceptual writer of texts in an advertising agency in Munich. After the first two years: promotion to “Creative Director”
Since 1988, conceptual writer of texts, independent
1991 – 1992: Publishing a series of children’s books in four volumes: “Robby Botter”
Since 1991 independent writer and creative director for Multimedia applications and Internet productions
1995 – 2004 independent artistic works on the Internet
Since 2005: Working as artist (paintings) in Lanzarote (Canary Islands / Spain)