1958           born in Ewersbach, Germany
1979-86      studies at Johannes-Gutenberg-University
                   in Mainz
1982-89      studies at the Art Academy in Dusseldorf
                   with the professor Rolf Crummenauer
1988           master class student with
                   Prof. Crummenauer
since 1988  court sketches on behalf of the press
1989           Licoln- scholarship of the county
                   Rhineland-Palatinate

since 1998  artistic cooperation for movies
                   directed by Jürgen Heiter
2005           scholarship of Kuensterhaeuser
                   Worpswerde and Schloss Balmoral
since 2007  Art at Architecture
2008           scholarship KunstKommunikation,
                   DA Kunsthaus
2011           scholarship Kuenstlerhaus Schloss
                   Wiepersdorf
since 2013  professorship for Fine Arts at
                   Hochschule für Künste im Sozialen,
                   Ottersberg (University of applied sciences
                   and art)
2013           scholarship Kuenstlerhaus Edenkoben



Solo Exhibitions
(selection since 1999)
C = catalogue

2018     European Art Academy Trier, Germany
              Art Club Levercusen, Germany
              (with Frauke Wilken)
2017      Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
              Art Gallery Fuerth, Germany
2016      LVR County Museum Bonn, Germany
2015      State Art Hall Baden-Baden, Germany
2014      Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
2011      Kulturstiftung Agathenburg Castle, Germany
              (
with Petra Straß) (C)
2010      Art Hall Erfurt, Germany

              Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany(C)
              Art Collections Zwickau, Germany
2009      LVR County Museum Bonn, Germany (C)
2008      Ludwig Museum, Coblenz, Germany(C)
2007      Artists' House, Tel Aviv, Israel
              (with Ulrich Langenbach) (C)
2007      Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany (C)
2006      artothek Cologne, Germany
2005      Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany (C)
2004      Art Club Pforzheim e.V., Pforzheim, Germany
              Kulturstiftung Castle Agathenburg, Germany
2003      former imperial abbey Aachen-Kornelimünster,
              Kunst aus NRW, Germany (C)
2002      Municipal Museum, Mülheim an der Ruhr,
              Germany (C)
              Gallery Albstadt, Municipal Art Collection,
              Albstadt, Germany (C)
2001      Art Club, Lingen, Germany
1999      Kulturstiftung Castle Agathenburg, Germany (C)

 
Exhibition participations (selection since 2000)
C = Catalogue

2018       New Art CLub Gießen e.V., Germany
               Museum at the dome, Trier, Germany
               artothek Cologne, Germany
              Ludwig Museum Koblenz, Germany
2017       Europäische Kunsthalle e.V. Trier, Germany
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
2016       Bode Gallery Korea, Daegu, South Korea
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               Art Hall, Emden, Germany
               Museum Sinclair-Haus, Altana-Kunststiftung,
               Bad Homburg, Germany
               Art Club KunstHaus, Postdam e.V., Germany
               DA Kunsthaus Kloster GRavenhorst, Germany

2015       Kurpfälzisches Museum Heidelberg, Germany
               Stuttgarter Kunst Kooperativen
together with
              "Weißenhofern", s.coop
, Stuttgart, Germany    
              
Municipal Gallery Villa Streccius,
               Landau, Germany
2014       Fleetinsel/Admiralitätsstraße 71, Hamburg,
               Germany
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               Cologne Paper Art, Bode Gallery, Cologne,
               Germany
               Old imperial abbey Aachen-Kornelimünster,
               Germany

2013       City- and Industry Museum Wetzlar,
               Germany (C)
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               RathausArt, Bode Gallery, Nuremberg,
               Germany
2012       Art Hall, Mainz, Germany (C)
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
2011       Art Club Speyer, Germany
               Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               Daegu Art, Bode Gallery, Daegu, South Korea
2010       Schürmann, Berlin, Germany
               Bode gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               KIAF, Bode Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
2009       Bode Gallery, Nuremberg, Germany
               Daegu Art, Bode Gallery, Daegu, South Korea
2008       Art Hall Dominikanerkirche, Osnabrück,
               Germany (C)
               Art Club Pforzheim, Germany
               Art Hall Lingen Art Club, Lingen, Germany
2006       Art Club Ludwigshafen, Germany (C)
2004       SK-Foundation Culture, Cologne, Germany (C)
2003       Taiwan International Visual Arts Center,
               Taipei, Taiwan (C)
2000       Art Hall Basel, Switzerland (C)
 
 
Works in private and public collections
Collection van der Grinten
Collection B. Rosskothen
Collection W. Schürmann
Collection Thyssen
Museum of Graphic Arts, Kairo, Egypt
Art Musuem at Alten Post, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany
Collection of the county North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Collection of the county Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
artothek Cologne, Germany
Stiftung für gesunde Ernährung (HD)
City Bad Münster am Stein-Ebernburg, Germany
City Siegen, Germany
Deutsche Bank, Germany
Stadtsparkasse Cologne, Germany

 
Art in architecture

2011/13  JVA Zweibruecken, Germany
2008       outdoor facility of Berufsbildenden Schule
               Wissen/Sieg, Germany
2006       Freihof of JVA Diez, Germany

 
Cony Theis