Mirjam Hiller

1974 Born in Stuttgart
1996–1999 Trains at Hunke Jewellers, Ludwigsburg
1999–2002 Pforzheim Goldsmith School, vocational college for design, jewelry, and implements
2003–2008 Studies at Pforzheim University, faculty of design; Diplom
2005/06 Nova Scotia College of Art and Design, Halifax
Since 2008 Independent workshop in Potsdam
   
 

Awards (Selection)

2000 Twelvth Young Talent Competition for German Gemstone and Jewelry Design, Idar-Oberstein
2008 ISSP Sponsorship Prize for Young Jewelry Art, Pforzheim
2008 Friends of Carlotta Jewelry Prize, Honorable Mention
2008 Sponsorship Prize for Decorative Arts, Deggendorf Museum
2008 BKV Prize for Young Applied Arts, Munich
2008 Young Talent Sponsorship Prize for Jewelry and Implements, Bertha Heraeus and Kathinka Platzhoff Foundation and the Gesellschaft für Goldschmiedekunst e.V., Hanau
2009 Grassi Prize of the Galerie Slavik, Grassi Messe, Leipzig
2009 Tenth inhorgenta europe Innovation Prize, Munich
   
 

Works in Public Collections

  Grassi Museum of Applied Art, Leipzig
  Jewelry Museum, Pforzheim
  Middlesbrough Institute of Modern Art
  Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, N.C.
  Museum for Art and Industry, Hamburg