born 1966in dornbirn, austria
1984/85chelsea school of art, london
1985-1990academy for applied art, vienna, restoration and conservation of paintings, diploma
1991-1999employed as restorer of paintings and scientific contributor at the kunsthistorisches museum, vienna [restoration biography - PDF-download]
since 2005lives as freelance artist in vorarlberg and vienna, austria
2006 - 2009 and 2015/16worked as freelance art mediator at the kunstmuseum liechtenstein and the hilti art foundation, vaduz (li)
2017literature academy leonding (a)

speaks fluent english and french,
good knowledge of italian language

awards/grants/public collections

  • 2020: shortlist konstanzer kunstpreis
  • 2016: artist in residence, drawinternational, france
  • 2012: government scholarship for fine arts
  • 2006: outstanding artist award of the government of austria

  • artothek, collection of the government department of art, vienna
  • community of vorarlberg, vorarlberg museum bregenz, austria
    as well as in private collections