After Eric Peters had finished his high school education he joined the Fachhochschule Aachen – the University of Applied Science at Aachen, and passed his fashion design studies with distinction in 1974. Peters is one of the famous graduates of this university. After joining an “Exhibition of Young Artists” at the Suermondt-Ludwig-Museum of Aachen, he was rewarded 1976 with the Sponsorship Award of the City of Aachen. 1976 Eric Peters joined the II. Symposium of the German-French-Youth-Exchange Organisation in the French town Bordeaux and realised the Kultur-Natur-Pyramide (Land Art in the Pyrenees).