Gerhard Arnold is born on 14.2.1938 in Ludwigshafen/Rhein. At the age of 2 years he came with his parents to Offenbach/Main. After the visit of elementary school, he completed an extensive training, including graphics, poster design and characters.
The pronounced early age talent he promoted intensively by additional courses in drawing and painting at the former school of Arts in Offenbach, and in a study community. His preferred technique is oil painting.