Education as painter and property master at the theatre. Work for some years at different theatres in Germany and in Switzerland. Thereafter studies of communication desgin and photography at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund. Work for several years as Art Director and Creative Director in different advertising agencies.
Since 1985 photographer in Düsseldorf. Norbert Hüttermann, specialist for corporate photography, is developping and interpreting photographic styles for companies as part of the corporate identity.
On top of that he teached as contract teacher for advertsing photography at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Dortmund.
Since several years he is working more and more on free projects, as the long-term theme „Pola Portraits".