Born and living in Vienna, Austria. 1981 start of art work as freelance photographer. Since 1997 member of board at the Fotogalerie Wien. Since 1984 participation in various solo and group exhibitions. Beside artworks now working as independent curator for different organisations. Organisation of cultural projects (e.g. culture exchange Austria-Latvia), participation at Photo Festivals (e.g. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Tampere, Finland), Lecture / workshops in different institutions, for example at the European Academy for visual arts in Trier, Germany and at the Universidad de los Andes in Bogota, Columbia.