born in Alsdorf
Schlüterschule in Nienborg Heek
Teaching activity as an assistant and working as an employee of Prof. Anton Wendling at the Rheinisch-Westfälische Techn. Hochschule Aachen, architecture department, chair for freehand drawing
Lecturer at Burleighfield House in Loudwater, England, leading the master class; Lecturer at the invitation of the British Craft Council in England, Wales and Scotland
Lecturer in Berkeley and Pilchuk, lecturing in the USA
Lecturer at the University of Adelaide and the Caulfield Institute of Technology in Melbourne; Lecturing in Australia at the invitation of the Goethe-Institut and the Crafts Board of Australia Council
Teaching in Tokyo, Kyoto, Okinawa, Osaka; Lecturing in Japan
Professor at the State Academy of Fine Arts Stuttgart.
Freelance in Alsorf.
Ludwig Schaffrath dies in Würselen-Bardenberg