born in Mainz, Germany.


Training in general nursing. Employments in several areas as professional nurse for 16 years in Germany until 2007. After a 10 year's break from nursing now working again registered on the Irish Nursing Board since 2017. 


1998 - 2007 

Freelancer in various design agencies in Germany, from general 
advertising and design up to creating scenes for 3-D Entertainment-
Games. At the same time studies in Graphic Design at the Universities Of Applied Science Wiesbaden and Mainz. After a year's break graduation in 2007 with a first university degree. 


2002 - 2005  

Training in self-awareness and specific therapy techniques in Germany.



New home Ireland. The first 3 years In-House designer of a packaging company in Limerick.



Launch of my label ‘nestbox’ illustration&design as freelance designer.


Music | Interests

Dancing Tango, playing bass, archery, design and music are my treasured passions. Singing and performing jazz music is a part of my vocal life since living in Ireland. 2014 Iaunch of The Mysterious Mr. Valentine 

2017 launch of my band My Favourite House.


Webdesign | Idea and Concept  Frank Burhenne  ©2013  | Adaption   Birgit Burhenne   ©2020