"Und ich sehe nichts, nichts als Malerei"
R. Berger

Curriculum vitae:

  • Born in 1964 in Bielefeld
  • 1983-1986: Study of Theology and Philosophy at the Theological Faculty, Paderborn
  • 1986-1988: Honourary activity in youth work
  • 1986-1994: Studies of the subjects Art, Theologie and German Literature in Bonn and Paderborn
  • Artistic studies with Prof. Walter Schrader, Hans Ortner and Siegward Sprotte, Sylt/Potsdam
  • 1. state examination on the subject "Theologie and landscape Painting. Attempt of an interdisciplinary dialogue." with Prof. Hubert Frankemölle, Paderborn
  • Since 1998 teaching the subjects Art and Religious Education at a high school in Bielefeld
  • Artistic activitiy in own studio since 1998
  • Member of the studio group of Prof. W. Schrader, Paderborn (1998-2007)

Exhibition activities:


  • Single exhibition in the Abbey Königsmünster, Meschede, Germany
  • Participation in group exhibitions organised by the cultural office of Paderborn, called "Pictures in the Park", an art exhibition in the city of Paderborn
  • Repeated participation in the event "Open Studios", Paderborn
  • Several artworks decoration projects in public spaces in Paderborn
  • "Synthesis of Arts", co-productions with the pianist and composer Vladimir Titov, Moskow
  • Collaboration with "Green Forest Go Fund", Heidelberg, Germany
  • Kooperation with "Configura Design Service" (artworks editions), Paderborn, Germany
  • Represented by "Gallery 104", Soho, New York


Artistic main focuses:

  • Large-sized abstract painting (acrylic)
  • Landscape painting (watercolour, acrylic)
  • Drawing, travel sketches