1940 Born in Leipzig, Germany
1962 - 1965 
Studies in Painting and Printing/ Graphics in
Munich and Kassel
1966 – 1967 Graphics at the Atelier Hayter, Paris
1967 - 1971

Work in Berlin, Germany

Exhibitions in Kassel, Paris, Berlin
Artistic collaboration in the Museums of the
Stiftung Preussischer Kulturbesitz

1972 - 1994
Studies in special education and therapeutic
work with handicapped children in special
schools and pediatric psychiatric clinics
Since 1985 Returned to artistic work,  sculpture
Since 1994 Full-time occupation as sculptor
Work in stone, ceramic and bronze
Member of BBK Hamburg
2009 died in Hamburg

Group Shows
Since 1999 in Marburg, Bad Laasphe (D) and Seravezza,   Pietrasanta, Carrara, Camaiore (I) (catalogues)

Solo Shows
Since 2000 in Bad Laasphe, Hagen, Dortmund, Siegen (D) and Pietrasanta, Pistoia (I)   

The face speaks/ Das Gesicht spricht 2008
Brochure: The face speaks 2007
Brochure: Message from next Door 2006

Activity as curator
H & Art (100 artists in the ex-hospital) Pietrasanta 2003
RoccArt, Pietrasanta 2004- 2005.

  • Massimo Durante (University of Turin): Difficulty of Beauty and Beauty of Difficulty (culture supplement of Il Sole 24ore, Turin 2007)
  • Fred Licht (Peggy Guggenheim Foundation, Venice): Expostion The face speaks of Siebel and Heilfurth in Pistoia (Catalogue The face speaks, 2008)
  • Elisa Giannini: Project FACING 2008