Susanne Padberg, b. 1961 Cologne, studied history of art / history of modern german literature in Tübingen and Vienna; run and organised a translation and book production house in Tübingen, founder of the ART Space Shedhalle in Tübingen; since 1994 running the Galerie DRUCK & BUCH, a gallery specialized in international contemporary book art. Since then numerous exhibitions / conferences and juries in the gallery and in different museum, libraries and art spaces as for example in Frankfurt, Vienna, Seoul, Berlin, Madrid, Reutlingen, Cologne, Hamburg, Bad Oeynhausen, Aix en Provence. All of them based on book art – often based on or in dialogue with special aspects of different collections of these places. Another aspect is the Consulting Service for private and public book art collections.