1963-1968: Royal Conservatory of The Hague, classical guitar
1964-2000: Music teacher and later deputy director at arts centre "Het Klooster" in Woerden, NL
2000-now:  After moving to Portugal working as independent plastic artist

  • 2021 "Cor no Douro" retrospective exposition Museu do Douro, Peso da Régua, Portugal, (may 3rd - august 16th)
  • 2019 participation: "Textile in Art", CMM Adriano Moreira, Bragança (20 sept. - 16 nov.)
  • 2018 "Going On" selected for Contextile 2018 International Exhibition, Guimarães. Portugal (1 sept - 20 oct)
  • 2018 solo exhibition "Colorful Nature" at Vidago Palace Hotel, Vidago, Portugal (March-May)
  • 2016 "TEXTILE in ART" | 21 and 22 september, Alfândega in Porto
  • 2016 solo exhibition "Going On" in “H48 Gallery”  in Nieuwpoort, Netherlands
  • 2010 solo exhibition "Color naturally" in “H48 Gallery”  in Nieuwpoort, Netherlands
  • 2006 solo exhibition "Kleur op de berg" in “De Prins” in Breedenbroek, Netherlands
  • 1988 - 1998 Member of the artists collective "Het Wervelrad" with exhibitions on a common theme in
    • “Slot Zuilen” in Oud Zuilen, Netherlands
    • RAI Internation Recycling Fair, Amsterdam Netherlands
    • “Kunst in de kelder” in Putten, Netherlands

Various works on commission