2006 – 2007

Design workshops for the Hanseatic Parliament (NGO) in Gdansk, Poland,
in cooperation with German goldsmith Thomas Schleede

2000 – 2002

Design consultant for medium-size jewellery companies in Tunisia
on behalf of the German Technical Cooperation (GTZ)


Silversmith workshop at Salzau Castle
headed by German silversmith Wilfried Moll

Since 1996

Studio in Hamburg, Germany

1990 – 1996

Academy of Fine Arts in Nuremberg, Germany, studying jewellery
and silversmithing under professors Erhard Hößle and Ulla Mayer
(the final degree being equivalent to a Master of Arts with distinction
by having been appointed “Meisterschüler” in 1994)

1987 – 1990

Trains as a goldsmith at Studio Schleede, Hamburg

1981 – 1985

Trains as a dental technician