VITA Hardy Laddey born in 1943 in Berlin-Friedenau. Raised in Berlin-Britz, in the western part of the divided city, where he attended the school. 1960 to 1966 studied commercial art and applied art at the Heinrich-Zernack Academy in Berlin-Wilmersdorf. In parallel, a master student of Prof. Hübner-Lauenburg in Wilmersdorf. During this time numerous solo and group exhibitions in West Berlin in an attempt to market themselves in their own gallery in Berlin-Neukölln, with spectacular art events for this period. 1967 to 1971 solo exhibitions in the U.S. with a focus state of Texas: Gallery Mark Eldon in Austin, Gallery Melanie in San Antonio, Texas University, Austin, and-Galeria Cabriel in Gerona Spain, Gallery Central in southern France, Toulon. 1972-1997 Agency for Print and Graphic Kreuzau near Düren. Since 1998 freelance artist. Since 2010, erotic art.