Heinz Hilmer was born in 1936 and studied from 1957 to 1963 at the Technical University of Munich.
1963 to 1965 he was Baureferendar and worked for his second state examination from 1965 to 1968 as a civil servant in the Bavarian Staatsbauverwaltung, then until 1978 in a planning department.
During 1974 he founded the architectural firm "Hilmer + Sattler" in Munich.
Master plan for Museum Island, Berlin, with Oswald Mathias Ungers and David Chipperfield
Restauration Altes Museum, Berlin
The Ritz-Carlton in Berlin at Potsdamer Platz, Berlin
Elmau modernization of the castle
S-Bahn station Potsdamer Platz (together with C. Sattler), Berlin-Mitte
New art gallery (along with C. Sattler), Berlin-Tiergarten
different residential and commercial buildings (together with C. Sattler), Munich
extension of the Munich tax office (along with C. Sattler), Munich
Albgruen Bridge (together with C. Sattler), Karlsruhe
master plan of the housing estate "Beautiful view" on the documenta urbana (together with C. Sattler), Kassel
Old Town redevelopment Karlsruhe
Urbanistic framework for Pforzheim