Alfred Znamierowski has been working on the field of vexillogy and heraldry for almost 60 years.
1960-1964 published dozens of notes and articles on flags in the Polish press,
1973 presented his first paper during the 5th International Congress of Vexillology in London,
1974-1999 collaborated with Whitney Smith’s Flag Research Center as the chief artist,
1975-1978 collaborated with Ottfried Neubecker doing hundreds of illustration for his books,
1978 founded in San Diego (CA) The Flag Design Center (FIAV member 1981-1997),
1995 published his first of more than 20 books on vexillology and heraldry,
1997 founded in Warsaw Instytut Heraldyczno-Weksylologiczny (FIAV member since 2001),
1999 published in London fundamental book The World Encyclopedia of Flags,
2000 became member of the Komisja Heraldyczna (Polish state Commission of Heraldry),
2001 recognized by FIAV as a Fellow of the Federation,
2003 received Vexillon,
2012 organized in Cieszyn the first of three biannual international conferences on heraldry and vexillology,
2017 became member of the Rada Numizmatyczna (numismatic council) at the National Bank.