Biography

1946         Born in Bern, Switzerland

1962 - 73    Teachers college 

         Teacher in a school for handicapet children

1969 - 71    Intensive course at the Institut of puppetry in Bochum

         School of arts-and-crafts in Bern

         Fondation of the puppet theatre „Lorgnon„

         Production of a puppet theatre for adults „Das schöne Gesicht 

        (the beautiful face ) after Leszek Kolakowski (Polish

        philosopher), Performances in Bern, Freiburg, Biel, Lucerne

1972 -77     Working with metal, figurative, movable sculptures

1976 - 79     Birth of our two children Jonas and Nora

1982-87     Introduction to the art of gravure printing, training in the print 

        studio Ernst Schär and in advanced training courses at the

        school of art-and-crafts in Bern

        Study of the catathymic image perception

1987         Establishment and operation of my own printing studio in Bern

        Courses in intaglio printing and courses in sculpturing for 

        children and adolescents at various schools

        Creativity courses at the adult education center for people with 

        mental disabilities

1997-2005    Member of the Board of SGBK (Swiss Society of Women Artist 

        in the Visual Arts), section Bern

2001-2014    Vice President of the Foundation „Frauenkunstpreis"

2007-2014    Co-gallerist of the gallery Archivarte, Bern, Switzerland

2009        Member of Visarte Section Bern