abt_half I was born in the year of 1960 in Germany.
From 1979 to 1985 I studied at the Universities of Göttingen (PH) and Aachen (RWTH) and attended art workshops and symposiums in several countries.

After working for many years as a Primary school teacher, I have taught Art at both International and German schools and have given various workshops for adults and children in Germany, Norway and Oman.

Since 1998 I have been living abroad with my husband and daughter in Norway, Oman\Middle East, Borneo\Malaysia and since 2017 in Kuwait.

Solo and Group Exhibitions in Oman 2005 – 2010 include:
The Omani Society for Fine Art (May 2006, January 2010), Bait Zubair (Art for Atta), the German Ambassador’s Residence (March 2007, March 2008), Bait Muzna Gallery (2008), German House (2010), Art Centre of PDO (Petroleum Development Oman) and the Sohar Beach Hotel (December 2006).

In Oman/Muscat, my art work were placed in the following galleries, hotels and centres:
Bait Muzna Gallery, Madina Art Gallery, Al Tahal Gallery, the Midan Suite Hotel, the German Ambassador’s Residence, the Art Centre from PDO and in the Al Qabas Clinic.

Exhibitions in Norway 2010 – 2013

Varatungård\ Thrånegård Gallery (2011), Frida-Hansen-Hus (2012), Norske Shell–Office (2012, Shell Artica Art Club) and private studio shows.

Exhibitions in 2014-1016

Town hall Burgwedel\Hannover\Germany (2014),
Sabah Art Gallery, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia: Sabah Woman Art Exhibition (2014, 2015, 2016),
Invitational Exhibition (2014, 2016),
Solo Exhibition “Traces around the world” (2016)
Penang State Art Gallery: International Woman artists Exhibition (2015)
Gallery Mona, Tokyo: Group Exhibition, “Building Bridges” (2016)

My paintings are mostly in private collections all over the world.
I am a member of the Omani Society for Fine Arts and the Sabah Art Society.