In 1993-1996 i started my career while doing an apprenticeship to become a painter. Later on, I decided to give myself an artistic education with the study at the "Ibkk" in Bochum / Germany from which I graduated with a diploma in 2007. My specialities includes: → Book cover illustrations (jacket, wrap & typography) → Chapter art illustrations (color & black / white) → Character development, genre -and conceptart for games and advertising → High-end Retouching for advertising and commercial use I´m interested in Sci-fi, fantasy, belletristic and caricature jobs for covers, editorials, games, entertainment, pictorials, anthologies, magazines. I don´t mind if you are agent, author or a small publisher, my rates are reasonable any serious inquiry will be answered with a quote. Inquiries from agencies and publishers are welcome. Clients include: Piper Fantasy, Bastei Lübbe, Ullstein, Fischer / Scherz, Klett Cotta -Hobbit Press, Wildside press, Prime books, Weltbild, Grey Gecko Press, Dagan Books, Oracom, Rhemalda Publishing, Ohrland Audio, Sonic Media, Imagine Publishing Speciality: Book cover illustrations and typography / desktop-to-print Creating teasing imagery from thumbnail to large-scale-print Polishing and effects for high-end advertising Character and storyboard conception for various media


Bronze Award on Infected By Art Competition 2012 9th daily deviation award (deviantArt.com) 5star rating at allbuyart.com 1st place at Originalsnowboardart.com (2003)


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