1914 b. Chrast, East Bohemia
    Czech,  Poet,  Photographer

 1935 Started his creative career.

 1936 Moved to Prague.

 1938 Joined the Czech Surrealists.

 1939 First collaboration The Specters of the Desert with Toyen. 

 1940 ''Nur die Turmfalken brunzen ruhig auf die 10 Gebote (Seules les crecelles 
    chient tranquillement sur les 10 commandements)''. 
    Cover -> by Jindrich Styrsky  and five full page illustrations by Toyen.

 1941 Clandestine publication On the Needles of These Days.
    A collaboration with Jindrich Styrsky designed by Karel Teige.  See - pdf. -> 
    and dedicated to Toyen, in whose apartment he was hiding.
    With the help of two professional photographers and a bookbinder, Heisler and Toyen created From the Strongholds of Sleep: Materialized Poems.

 1943 Frontispice -> for Philosophie dans le Boudoir â Marquis de Sade.

 1944 As Bad As Each Other.

 1944 - 1945 From the Same Dough or From the Same Cloth drawing with Vaseline 
    on glass photo plates and printing the results on photosensitive paper. 

 1947 Arrived in Paris with Toyen.

 19481949 He headed the editorial team of Néon, a key Surrealist journal 
    and included work by Andre Breton, Roberto Matta, and Benjamin Peret.

 1951 Book-Object-Poem -> for Benjamin Peret

 1953 d. in Paris of heart failure.

    See article -> and work ->.

    Jindrich Heisler: Surrealism under Pressure, 1938-1953 -> 
    (2012) Eds. Jindrich Toman , Matthew S. Witkovsky Series: Art Institute of Chicago.

    See Timeline