was born in Darmstadt, Germany.
Before coming to the United States
in 1955, he was a journeyman electromechanic
and studied electromechanical engineering.
In 1969 he took a course in Creative
Wood design, and later, what had
started as a hobby became a profession.
He has exhibited in many solo and
group shows throughout California,
the United States and Germany.
works with metal, wood, and plastic.
The majority of his materials come
from discarded and/or found objects.
work is based on my love for clean
and touchable forms, reflecting
my technical background. I enjoy
the process and the product, the
artistic and technical challenges
and the reactions my sculptures
receive. It's a great joy for
me to observe people looking at
my work, not only with their
eyes but also with their hands.
to give value to my materials,
which are often discards of nature
is inspired by the out-of-doors.
His studio and gallery lie amongst
apple orchards and vineyards along
California's scenic North Coast.
His gallery is open by appointment.
Just call and he will gladly show