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Artistic Activities

Start of the artistic works since 1966 ...

Artistic Activities

Start of the artistic works since 1966 ...

Artistic Activities

1966

start of my artistic work (autodidact) main topics of my works: sceneries, portraits and still lives

1966-1969

studies at the community college in Wiesbaden

1966-1972

studies of painting at the Famous Artists School International (correspondence course)

1978-1983

interruption of my artistic work

1984

start of my expressionist work with motifs of the Deaf world

1991

start of abstract painting following the movements of a person’s hands signing words, sentences and texts
since 1984 numerous sculptures originated besides paintings

1993

intensive work on the art of photography

1994

start of ceramics
start of Photographic Works

1995

start of the video art work

1998

start of the work in monotype technique in the Gutenberg – press shop in Mainz
workshop “Talking Hands”

2001

start of working with etchings together with Klaus Werner in Wiesbaden

start of wood sculpturing

2004

start of abstract painting following the movements of a person’s hands signing “The Visible Invisible”
workshop “The Visible Invisible”

2005

start of new works in the technique of “Research on Sign(Language)”

2006

start of soapstone work
start of new works “New Visible Motion Flows of Signing”

2008

workshop “New Visible Motion Flows of Signing”
decorated with the Cultural Award of the DGB (German Deaf Federation) on the occasion of the 4th German Cultural Days of the Deaf in Cologne

2010

start of new photographic works, called “Lightwriting”

2011

Start working on my new photo art with words, gestures title

2012

Start of the new flame-art design work
Start of the new light-Games photographs