||Born in Walle / Lower Saxony
||First attempts in photography with the more than 20 years old family camera
||Growing enthusiasm for beat music
||First visit to a concert performed by an internationally known band
"Casey Jones and the Governors" - still without a camera ...
||Establishing a beat club, along with fellow-football players;
the title of the club had the same name as the cult television show launched by Radio Bremen in 1965
||First shots at a beat concert with the Rolling Stones in Bremen
||Pop festival in Aachen with shots of Can and Mungo Jerry
||Isle of Wight festival with shots of many rock stars (among others Jimi Hendrix, The Who, Emerson Lake & Palmer, Joan Baez, Jethro Tull, etc.)
||First publication of rock photos in a daily newspaper
||Visiting numerous concerts and festivals
(among others Pink Floyd 1972, Steppenwolf 1972, The Who 1972, Rolling Stones 1973)
||Course of studies
||Working as a teacher
||Increasingly busy as a "rock photographer"
||"Sing me the songs of yesterday" at Taranta Babu, Dortmund
||"Rock photos from five decades of rock history"
at Gallery "arke", Dortmund
||"talkin' 'bout my generation" at DASA, Dortmund
||"talkin' 'bout my generation" at F&H Public Relations, Munich
(extended range as of June)
||"Just Wanna See His Face - The faces of the Rolling Stones" joint exhibition with Sebastian Krüger at Rock' n 'Pop Museum, Gronau
||"The Beat Goes On", joint exhibition with Gered Mankowitz, Patty Boyd, Ethan Russell, Dezo Hofman et al.
At the V!P's International Art Galerie, Rotterdam
||"It's Only Rock' n' Roll", joint exhibition with Henk Bosmain at Lichtzone, Groningen
||Annual permanent exhibition at the hotel, bar and gallery "The Golden" in Portobello Road, Notting Hill, London
||"Rock Around The Wall" - Rock Legends "Then And Now" at the "Altes Museum am Ostwall", Dortmund
||"My Guitar Heroes" within the framework of the Guitarfestival Oberhausen
Polish Cultural Restaurant Gdanska, Oberhausen
||"50 Years of Rock Photography with Carl van der Walle" - Music Theater Piano, Dortmund.
Opened by guitarist Dick Taylor as part of a "Pretty thing" concert.
||Carl van der Walle: Isle of Wight Festival 50th Anniversary Exhibition
Plus Music from Dick Taylor (of The Pretty Things) & Tony Minx
June 1 - July 1, 2018 - Ventnor Exchange / Isle of Wightt