Vita

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1946 born in Lüneburg, Germany
1967-72 Studied painting and graphic arts at the Hochschule für Bildende Künste (University of Fine Arts) in Hamburg under Hans Thiemann, Kurt Kranz, Rudolf Hausner and David Hockney
1970 Marriage to the sculptor Baldur Greiner
1972 Attended classes at the Akademie der Bildenden Künste Wien (Vienna Academy of Fine Arts)
1973 German Academic Exchange Service scholarship to study in Milan, Italy
since 1975 Performance, photography and videos
(first photo overstichings in 1975, first photo etchings in 1976, first restitched photos in 1977)
Birth of daughter in 1978 / Birth of son in 1980
1982 Fellowship from the Kunstfonds (Art Foundation), Bonn
1984 Villa Massimo scholarship, Rome
1986 Winner of the Kunst im Öffentlichen Raum (Art in Public Spaces) competition, Zentralkrankenhaus (Central Hospital), Bremen
1986-87 Residence fellowship at Villa Massimo, Rome
1989-90 Fellowship from the Kunstfonds (Art Foundation), Bonn
1998 Maria Sibylla Merian Prize in the state of Hesse
2000 Wilhelm Loth Prize (art prize awarded by the City of Darmstadt)
2011 Marielies Hess Art Prize, Frankfurt am Main
2016 Johann-Heinrich-Merck-Honor by the City of Darmstadt

Member of the Darmstädter Sezession (artists’ association in Darmstadt); Deutscher Künstlerbund (Association of German Artists), Berlin; Fotografische Akademie (German Photographic Association), Leinfelden

Teaching appointments and workshops at the Hochschule für Gestaltung (University of Design), Offenbach am Main; Bielefeld University of Applied Sciences; University of Cologne; International Summer Academy of the Fine Arts, Salzburg; University of Darmstadt; Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz; Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences; and the Nürtingen Academy of Art

Gallery Representation: Galerie Anita Beckers, Frankfurt a.M. / Richard Saltoun Gallery, London UK / Galerie Merkle, Stuttgart / Maurer Zilioli Contemporary Arts, München / Haleh Gallery, Berg am Starnberger See