After gaining my university-entrance
diploma I started studying to become an art teacher at the university
I come from a middle-class background and didn’t dare to fully
commit to the fine arts. Unsatisfied with my decision
to become a
teacher, I started working at Radio and TV stations and ended up in the
music industry. After becoming
a certified master of event engineering,
I began to travel the world with bands as their sound engineer.
It thrilled me to create sound impressions. The musicians trusted my
tastes and soon I almost exclusively worked
abroad, mainly in London
and New York.
However, fine arts weren’t lost on me. I created record covers, signs for night clubs and event boats.
In 2011 I mixed the sound for the biggest music show in the world, The
Eurovision Song Contest. A goal had been
reached, but a chapter closed
at the same time.
I met my husband Dirk and moved to the countryside
with him. We have two sons, Ulf and Olaf. And I am painting
My life has always been led at a fast pace with a lot of strength and
passion. It took a while until I found the right path
to my paintings.
They are colourful and very dynamic and I think they reflect my