1981: Born in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

1997-2000: Graphic designer, Carl-Hofer-School of applied arts and crafts Karlsruhe.

2002-2008: Master´s degree (diploma) in painting and graphic art, master-class student, Art Academy Karlsruhe. 

2014-2015: Practical pedagogical education (PPU) in design, arts and crafts, Oslo and Akershus University College of Applied Sciences (now Oslo Met).

I live and work in Oslo, Norway. Besides being an artist, I also work as an art educator and high school teacher in the fields of visual arts, design and architecture. I am a member of Tegnerforbundet and NBK. I have participated in various international solo- and group shows. For further info please contact martina.heinz (at)