Otto Baier

1943 Born in Munich
  Trains as a blacksmith
1965 –1968 Studies under Professor Ulrich at the Aachen University of Applied Sciences; Diplom
1968 Master craftsman certificate
Since 1972 Independent smithy in Munich
Intermittent teaching at the Master Schools in Munich and Augsburg
   
 

Awards

1982 Bavarian State Prize
Sponsorship Prize for Applied Arts of the State Capital of Munich
1999 Prize of Honor of the Danner Foundation
   
 

Works in Public Collections

  Museum for Art and Industry, Hamburg
  The New Collection, State Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Munich
  Theodor Zink Museum, Kaiserslautern
  MAK Vienna