Jürgen Schmitt alias Schmitti (born 5 November 1949 in Bonn) is a German painter, photographer, and as "Schmitti", a composer, lyricist and Schlager-singer. He lives and works in the village of Scheven (population ca. 560) (Kall, North Rhine-Westphalia) and there he has his studios. Schmitt studied from 1970 to 1976 at the Art Academy in Düsseldorf under Professor Joseph Beuys and Professor Irmin Kamp and he was appointed in 1975 for his artistic achievements "Meister Schüler". He had many exhibitions in Germany and abroad.