12. April 1942
Friedrichshafen, Germany

helga steurer

… one of the most important things that her father Georg was able to take with him.

12. März 1996
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


… sometimes it feels that we spend our entire lives trying to return to who we were as children.

02. Januar 1998
Nha Trang, Vietnam


… their home was the beach. The hat ‘Nón lá‘ was the only protection of the scorching heat. A mother‘s extraordinary intense bond.

03. Dezember 1998
Mandalay, Myanmar

burmese girl

… a village child wearing ‘Thanaka‘ cream, a cosmetic made from trees. In Myanmar it has been used for over 2000 years. It serves as cosmetic beauty, protects from sunburn and gives a cooling sensation.

04. Januar 1999
Siem Reap, Cambodia

boy with pyton

… a three year old cambodian boy with his housepet – living on the floating village  at Tonlé-Sap lake which is the largest  freshwater lake in Southeast Asia.

02. November 2002
Bödele, Austria


… ‘giving back nature the respect it deserves.‘


18. März 2004
Friedrichshafen, Germany


A monk sips morning tea, it‘s quiet, the chrysanthemum‘s flowering.
(Matsuo Basho)

01. August 2004
Friedrichshafen, Germany


… the homeland is not in some place in the world, but within ourselves.
(Hermann Hesse)

21. Dezember 1948

family steurer

A patchwork family: left Rosa, mother Mathilde (2nd wife), Elisabeth daughter (1st wife), Irene, big gap, father Hans, son Kurt, (1st wife).

01. August 2012
Friedrichshafen, Germany

‘hoe he‘e nalu‘

Stand up paddling – originating in Hawaii Tranquility – calmness – serenity.

02. Januar 1997
Nha Trang, Vietnam


… until we see it through the eyes of a child ...

01. Februar 2014
Friedrichshafen, Germany


Peace, universal peace, is definitely within the reach of all.
(Sri Chinmoy)

03. Februar 2014
KUB Bregenz, Austria


They are the sons and daughters of Life‘s longing for itself. For their souls dwell in the house of tomorrow, which you cannot visit, not even in your dreams.
(Khalil Gibran)

02. Januar 1997
Nha Trang, Vietnam


Think big.

10. Oktober 2008
Düsseldorf, Germany


Give the ones you love wings to fly, roots to come back and reasons to stay.
(Dalai Lama)

03. Dezember 2013
Bad Reuthe, Austria


I believe that the very purpose of our life is to seek happiness.
(Dalai Lama)