1935 - Born in Poprad, Slovakia.
1963 - Graduates from the College of Applied arts in Bratislava, Slovakia.
1968 - Wins first prize ex aequo in an international art competition in Bombay, India; emigrates to Canada .
1972 à 1975 - Vice-president and president of the Society of Canadian Artists; art director of Art magazine in Toronto.
1973 à 1979 - Teaches at Sheridan College, Oakville and at Toronto Art School .
1974 - Represents Canada at the Biennale of Art in Florence, Italy; selected for Marquis' Who's Who in America, Who,S Who in the World, for Canadian Who's Who, for Who's Who in Commonwealth, Cambridge, England.
1975 - Second price in the Canadian Olympic coins competition.
1994 - Laureat of the Golden Leaf award of Lac-Beauport.
*   Tibor Kovalik is also the author of several articles about art writen for different publications and designer and illustrator of a number of chil-dren's books.
*   His paintings have been exibited in solo and group shows in many galleries in Canada, the U.S.A., Europe and South America and they are in many public and private collections; he lives with his family in Lac-Beauport, Québec.