||Born Toronto, Ontario.
||Honours Diploma (ceramics), Sheridan College School of Craft and Design, Mississauga, Ontario.
||B.F.A. Ceramics, Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri.
||M.F.A. Ceramics, New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, Alfred, New York.
||Judges Award, The 4th Ceramic International, Mino Japan.
||Saidye Bronfman Award for Excellence in Canadian Craft.
||"Dragon Stone: Innovation in Clay - Ten International Artists"; The Art Gallery at Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario.
||"Restless Legacies" (group exhibition); Olympic Art Festival, Calgary, Alberta.
||"Steven Heinemann: Objects of Sight"; Burlington Art Centre, Burlington, Ontario.
||"Into the Corners: A Look at In-depth Collecting"; Burlington Art Centre.
||"The 4th International Ceramics Competition";
"6th National Biennial of Ceramics"; Trois Rivières,Québec
||"Transformation: Prix Saidye Bronfman, 1977-1996"; Canadian Museum of Civilization, Hull, Québec.
||"Four Bronfman Award Winners"; Prime Gallery,
"FIRE+EARTH: Contemporary Canadian Ceramics"; Burlington
||"FIRE+EARTH: Contemporary Canadian Ceramics"; Itabashi Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan.
||"Canada - Clay Today"; curated by Susan Jefferies for the George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art's touring exhibition first shown in Amsterdam during "The Ceramic Millenium" conference.
"Contemporary Clay: Master Teachers/Master Students";
The Fine Arts Center Galleries, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio.
||"FIRE+EARTH: Contemporary Canadian Ceramics"; Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, Halifax, Nova Scotia.
"Selected Works, 1989-1999"; York Quay Gallery
II, Harbourfront Centre, Toronto, Ontario.
Expo 2000, "Earth Works - Contemporary Canadian Ceramics", with The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art; Hanover, Germany.
"Summer Exhibition"; Galerie Besson, London, England.
"The Sixth Taiwan Golden Ceramics Awards"; Taipei, Taiwan.
||"FIRE+EARTH: Contemporary Canadian Ceramics"; The Mackenzie Art Gallery, Regina, Saskatchewan.
gallerymateria, Phoenix, Arizona.
"Reunion: Wayne Higby and Graduates of Alfred U."; The Clay
Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
"Earth Works"; The George R. Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art.
||FIRE+EARTH: Contemporary Canadian Ceramics; Thunder Bay Art Gallery, Thunder Bay, Ontario.
"Modernism and Beyond"; The George R. Gardiner Museum of
"The Legacy of Innovation, A Tribute to Ken Ferguson";
Dolphin Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri.
Dragon Stone, Innovation in Clay, Ten International
Artists; The Art Gallery at Harbourfront, Toronto, Ontario, 1985.
Ontario Craft. Steve Heinemann: Recent Ceramics (review), Spring 1989.
"Steven Heinemann: Objects of Sight," Anne West, Burlington
Contact, Number 99, Feature Article, Wendy Walgate.
Globe and Mail. "Turning Earth into Art," May 22, 1996.
Postmodern Ceramics, p 89-90, Mark Del Vecchio, 2001.
Globe and Mail. "Steven Heinemann at York Quay Gallery, Harbourfront", Gillian Mackay, February 26, 2000.