Heiko Zahlmann was born in Hamburg in 1973. After having painted hundreds of graffitis he was included in the Guinness Book of World Records in 1999. His oeuvre today lies with galleries and institutions, including de Pury & Luxembourg, the Museum for Kunst und Gewerbe in Hamburg or Villa Merkel in Esslingen. Some of his murals are permanently installed, including the Hotel Atlantic in Hamburg, FBC Frankfurt as well as in several private collections. In addition, works in public spaces like his 100 tonns concrete sculpture in the heart of Hamburg continue to emerge. Zahlmann lives and works in Hamburg.