Musical education, several instruments, M.A. in American Literature/Media 1994 (oral traditions/radio) at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, master classes voice/performance with Anne Waldman (USA), Ian Magilton (F), Mel Churcher (GB). 1989 through 1999 writer for radio (documentary, literature, radio play), lived in USA, New Zealand and Australia. 2000 - 2005 'wortwerkstätten' writing/listening education at Nurembergian schools. Since 2004 site specific sound installations in 90 locations internationally e.g. Berlin, Cologne, Munich, St. John's, Miami, Venice, lectures to the topic site specific sound and public space. Important works of the last years : the art project 'WC 2006 - soundnet public toilet' , the seven stations acoustic pathway through the city of Schweinfurt 'Der Brunnenweg' (06/2008 - 07/2009), 'Sound artist of the year 2008' at the international Sound Symposium in St. John's, Canada, the application art project art•sounds (2010/11), works in the collection of the Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, and the Museum für Kommunikation, Nuremberg, since 2012 teaching assignment at the University of Applied Sciences Osnabrück for Media English and Sound.