(1915—1999)

Hann Trier

Hann Trier

1915 — born in Düsseldorf-Kaiserswerth.
1919—34 — Childhood in Cologne.
1934—38 — Academy of Fine Arts in Düsseldorf (state exams in Berlin).
1939—41 — Military service.
1941—44 — technical draftsman in Berlin.
1944—45 — Military service.
1950 — 7th Blevin-Davis Prize in Munich; 2. Ströher Award.
1951 — 4. Prize for colored graphics; Prize of the Olympic Committee for Graphics.
1952—55 — lives in Medellín (Colombia), travels to Ecuador, Venezuela, Mexico and Yucatan.
1955 — lives in New York and travels throughout the USA; Return to Germany.
1955/56 — Guest lecturer at the College of Fine Arts in Hamburg.
1957 — Appointed to the Academy of Fine Arts, Berlin (until 1980).
1960 — Art Prize of the City of Darmstadt.
1962 — Grand Prix of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia.
1966 — Art Prize of the City of Berlin.
1967 — Art Prize of the City of Cologne.
Since 1967 — Atelier in Tuscany.
1972 — Finishes the large ceiling painting in Schloß Charlottenburg, Berlin.
1974 — Design of the second ceiling painting in Schloß Charlottenburg, Berlin.
1978/79 — Ceiling and wall painting in the library of the philosophical seminar at the University of Heidelberg.
1977/80 — Preliminary work and execution of the free hanging ceiling painting of the town hall  in Cologne.
1984 — Execution of the ceiling painting in the dining room of the residence of the ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany at the Holy Chair in Rome.
1985/86 — Large wall painting for the new Wallraf-Richartz Museum / Museum Ludwig in Cologne.
1989/90 — Wall painting for the reopened Von der Heydt Museum in Wuppertal.
1989 — Order of Merit of the State of North Rhine-Westphalia.
1990 — Honorary Medal of the University of Heidelberg; Stefan-Lochner-Medal of the City of Cologne.
1996 — Founding of Kunststiftung Hann Trier.
1999 — Hann Trier dies in Tuscany.

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