Born in Boxtel on November 16, 1962. From 1977 to 1982 training in electrical engineering. In 1980 moved to Breda. Moved to Steenbergen (N-Br.) In 1983 and worked on a testing ground for horticulture as a replacement conscription after refusing military service. In this period, decided to become a painter. Entrance exam at St.Joost Academy in 1986: admitted, but did not use this course as he preferred to find his way independently. Lived in 1987 in Amsterdam and followed lessons with the painter / graphic artist Teun Nijkamp. Moved to Nijmegen in 1986, further self-study. From 1991 to the present a professional practice. In 1994 a studio was acquired in Breda via the VAK (Vereniging Ateliers Kunstenaars, now CLIB Cultural Location Management in Breda) and then moved to this city. In 2000, through CLIB, a studio involved in a former school building on the Overakkerstraat.
Exhibition in gallery P / A Warmoestraat 145 in Amsterdam, 1996. Participation theme exhibition 'Een Beestenboel' in gallery De Genieloods Aalsmeer, 1998. Participation theme exhibition 'Still life' in gallery De Genieloods Aalsmeer, 1999. Exhibition Salon IV, NBKS Breda, 1999 Solo exhibition in printing office Salsedo Breda, March-May 2000. Exhibition in the old music school Haagdijk Breda, October 2000. Group exhibition at Kunstgoingerij Oncle Jean Breda, April-May 2001. Exhibition Alkmaarders Choosing Art art lending Alkmaar, May-September 2001. Solo exhibition at SyMetic Gorinchem (H-19 Center for Art and Cult, Oosterhout), June-July-August, 2001 Participation in Art Manifestation West-Brabant, 'Backyard of Delights' Willemstad, 1-30 September 2001. Participation in Open Ateliers Breda, October 27-28, 2001. Solo exhibition Moerdijk town hall, Zevenbergen, May 2002. Solo exhibition Catholic University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, June 15-July 15, 2002. Group exhibition at Federal Office FNV-KIEM, Amsterdam, May 19-16 no vember 2002. Duo exhibition gallery Serruys, Rotterdam, 11 August-8 September 2002. Solo exhibition at Alternatief Costuumverhuur, Amsterdam, April-December 2002. Exposition Akzo Nobel, three consecutive locations in Arnhem, 5-12-2002 to 10- 5-2003. Walks exhibition at NBKS, Breda, 26 October 2003 to 4 January 2004. Duo exhibition in gallery 31 Volt, Haarlemmerdijk 31, Amsterdam, 1 February to 1 April 2004. Duo exhibition in Galerie van Lubeck, Kanaalweg 6, Heiloo, 19 March to 25 April 2004. Loan work 'Gain the victory' for recording episode TV series 'Baantjer', 2005. Solo exposition restaurant Nul70, Denneweg 27, The Hague, April-May 2006. Participation 'Spijkerexposite', 25 years old existence VAK, the Bomhuis Breda, 10-18 June 2006. Participation exhibition 'Party', on 25th anniversary of the Gemeente Museum Helmond, January-April 2007. Museum of Lien., A party ..., to watch! Group exhibition, Fijnaart, 05-2009-27-12-2009. Jubilee exhibition 'DE TIJD FLIEGT', group expo for 30 years of Kunstuitleen Voorburg. 21 April 2012. Solo exhibition at the Martinushuis in St-Oedenrode, August 2012.
Working in the collection of following arteries: Oosterhout, Zoetermeer, Gorinchem, Hardenberg, Breda, Alkmaar, Zwolle, Rijswijk, Almelo, Voorburg and a number in Gelderland.