Heinz Mack 1931

    Born 1931 in Lollar, Germany

    Studied Art and Education at the National Academy of Arts, Düsseldorf and Philosophy at the University of Cologne, Germany

    1956 foundation of group ZERO with Otto Piene and Günther Uecker
    1958 Art Prize of the City of Krefeld
    1963 Premio Marzotto
    1965 1st prix arts plastiques at the 4th Paris Biennale
    1970 visiting professor in Osaka, Japan
    1979 1st prize Licht 79 in The Netherlands
    until 1992 full member of the Berlin Academy of Arts
    2011 Grand Federal Cross of Merit with Star of the Federal Republic of Germany
    2012 Cultural Prize of the city of Dortsmund's arts council
    2015 voted as honorary member of the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf

    Lives and works in Mönchengladbach, Germany and Ibiza, Spain

Image
Heinz Mack
Fl├╝gel-Relief (Wingrelief)
1966
Sculpture
142 x 102 x 7 cm, signed and dated "mack 66"
aluminium, high-grade steel, wood perspex