At a time when blank spots have by and large disappeared from maps, “wilderness” has returned in art. The Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt has dedicated an extensive theme-based exhibition to this recurring fascination.


Heiner Meyer

1953 born in Bielefeld
1977 studies of fine arts at the Hochschule der Bildenden Künste in Braunschweig, master student
1983 teaching position at HBK Braunschweig
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 North Rhine-Westphalia
1996 receives travel stipend for Japan from the Goethe Institute Kansai
lives and works in Bielefeld

Publications of the artist

Program series