Luxembourgish artist Paul Roettgers was born in Vianden in 1937. Largely self-taught, he has been a member of the Cercle Artistique de Luxembourg (CAL) since 1962. Roettgers has exhibited in Luxembourg and abroad and has been awarded several prestigious prizes. His work is held in collections of the Luxembourgish Ministry of Culture and Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Koblenz Museum and Ministry of Culture of Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany.