Timeline

Born in Germany
Attended Hamburg School of Arts Hamburg, Germany
Accepted in Dresden Art Academy Dresden, Germany
Attended Académie Rudolph Julien Paris, France
Designs for Altona Town Hall. Won first Prize Germany
Trip to Russia. Influenced by Russian folk Art
Villa Romana Prize Award. Journey to Florence
Heinrich von Kleist Prize for Drama
Completed "Angel" for Güstrow Cathedral
Forced to resign from the Prussian Academy of Arts
Placed under exhibition ban by Nazis
Died of "broken heart"