I am a native of Germany and grew up in Munich. Trained as a biologist and biochemist in Germany, I spent most of my life as a research scientist and came to the University of California Irvine in 1981 on a fellowship. I  worked as a researcher at UC Irvine until my retirement and I still reside in Irvine, CA, with my husband Janos Lanyi.

Once I improved my skills in digital imagery and digital printing, I developed an interest in printmaking and enrolled in courses at Saddleback College, Mission Viejo, CA . Having learned the basic techniques of intaglio and relief printmaking, I set off on my own and since then pursue my ideas in my own studio.

I have won numerous juried exhibits around the country and second prize at San Luis Obispo Art Center (Juror: Nicholas Spohrer).


  • Member of the Los Angeles Printmaking Society
  • Member of Orange County Fine Arts
  • Member of TAG Gallery (Los Angeles) 2010 -2014








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