Renate Anding was born in Hoya, Germany. Her artistic career began in 1986 with studying at the University of Bremen and the Art College in Ottersberg. In 1995 she founded a painting and drawing school in the artists’ village of Worpswede, which she still operates today. Since 1995 she has participated in numerous individual and group exhibitions just as in Germany as abrod, with a focus on Italy. She is also represented in galleries. Besides that she won numerous prizes and awards.