Born in Champlin Minnesota in 1970.
Studied drawing at the Hermann-Bougie Studios in Minneapolis 1988-1990 .
Student and assistant instructor at the studio Cecil-Graves, Florence, Italy 1990-1991.
Lived and worked in various places. Boston, London, Amsterdam, Florence etc, teaching at the Florence Academy 1992, 1993-1996, and again from 2012-2013.
Since 1996 has lived with Louise Fenne in Amsterdam, Lucca and for the last 15 years near Svendborg, Denmark.
“As exhibiting my work is, in itself, an attempt to meet the spectator at least half-way, I leave the understanding of it up to them”.