After upper secondary school he studied design at Münster University of Applied Sciences with a major in illustration. He received his university diploma in spring of 2002.
Since 2006 he works as a freelance illustrator and artist in the studio community at Hafenstraße, Münster. His illustrations have been displayed in numberous exhibitions. His drawings and plein air painted watercolours are featured in »Strokes of Genius 6« and »Splash 16: Best of Watercolor«.
Watergate on Dortmund Ems canal, watercolor