Born on July 6th in Zurich as Thomas Riederer, the fourth and youngest child of Robert and Veronika Riederer-Zumbach.
Primary school in Zurich.
Secondary school in Zurich.
Apprenticeship as furrier in Zurich.
Traineeship with various artists: Friedrich „Fritz“ Kuhn, Fred E. Knecht, Beat Kohlbrunner.
Produced pictures under the name of Thomas Riederer.
Various exhibitions in Germany, France and Switzerland.
Married Ursula Bürgi.
March 10th first son Emanuel was born.
November 8th second son Aurelio was born.
Santhori moved to Osterfingen.
September 23rd daughter Angelina was born.
Attempt to emigrate to Italy, but the mediterranean sea was stronger. Bought the motor sailboat „Costa d‘Ouro“. Living on the boat brought a new phase of life. Worked and lived with the whole family on the MS “Costa d‘Ouro“.
The beginning of the era of SANTHORI. Since then, the artist Thomas Riederer is working under the nome de plume Santhori.
Return to Switzerland on August 1th (precisely on time).
The new home and studio is now Zurzach / Switzerland.
New large studio in Bierdepot Zurzach (Switzerland) provides space to realize larger works; The popular studio festivals take place in this studio; Numerous exhibitions and performances are prepared here.
Santhori meets Emiel Veranneman, an art collector who shapes his path in a future-oriented way: a first exhibition at the Veranneman Foundation brings recognition in the Belgian cultural area.
New studio in the old Solvey kindergarten: rotating sculptures can be set up in the large garden.
Artistic journey of discovery in Miami, Florida (USA): “Miami 63”.
Travel to New York City (USA), including gallery visits.
Realizing Santhori's dream: exhibition at the Buddy Warren Gallery with performances, a workshop at First Street Green Art Park and street art actions throughout New York City (USA).