Born 1956 in Cologne (Germany). He has been involved in animation and music since 1979, when he founded the Camera-etc animation studio. He travelled around the world, running a number of animation workshops and organizing professional animation trainings. He was also general secretary of the Asifa Workshop Group, journalist at the Annecy Festival, jury member in several international animation festivals and for a while animation instructor. At the same time, he played as percussionist in many concerts around Europe. Since 2005, he has produced a number of animation films, such as Orgesticulanismus by Mathieu Labaye, Hair by Delphine Hermans, and others. He’s running a 13-member team studio in Liège, Belgium. Besides collective and auteur productions, the NGO Camera-etc runs various cooperation projects in French speaking countries of Africa and in Cuba.