Heiner Meyer

1953
Born in Bielefeld

1972
First solo exhibition at Galerie Bernhard Hüning, Münster

1973–1974
Stay in London and Cadaquès1973 Assistant to Salvador Dalí in Port Liggat, Spain

1977
Begins study of fine arts at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künstein Braunschweig, at first with Profs. Hermann Albert and Lienhard vonMonkiewitsch, later with Prof. Karl Schulz and Prof. Malthe Sartorius

1981
Was named master student by Prof. MaltheSartorius; recipient of Rudolf-Wilke Prize of the City of Braunschweig

1982
Art Prize of the Lottogesellschaft Lower Saxony; Prize recipient

1983
Teaching position at HBK Braunschweig; sets up first studio inBielefeld

1986–1990
Teaching position at the Fachhochschule Bielefeld,Department of Visual Communication

1987
Ebernburg Grant of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate

1993
Supported by the Ministry of Culture of the State of NRW

1996
Receives travel stipend for Japan from the Goethe Institute Kansai

2011
Move to a larger studio2011 Heiner Meyer lives and works in Bielefeld

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