Ernesto was born in 1952. He remembers to be fascinated by the contrast between a yellow triangle with black when he was 5 years. Had for 6 years Theo Deisel/Student of Johannes Itten like professor of art on the Are-Gymnasium in Bad Neuenahr. Later, he saw the Art-Academy and the University from within. In 1975 was he´s 1st Individual exposition. In 1976 Official certificate of artistic incapacity from the IFK Münster / Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, and in 1979 had Rehabilitation from the Academie des Beaux-Arts de Paris.