Martin Staufner

Martin STAUFNER was born in Germany in 1964. He moved with his family to Austria in 1968. From 1985 to 1989 he completed the secondary school of graphic design. Subsequently he studied at the University of Art in Linz until 1995. He took his masters degree at Peter Kubovsky. He arranged a lot of single and group shows. Staufner went on study tours to New York, Los Angeles, Andalusia and Italy. He was awarded many art prizes. The artist lives and works in Linz. Martin Staufner´s most important technique is the drawing which he often combines with text messages. He also designs graphics. Central motifs are city views. The interplay of line and surface, black, white and color is very characteristic for his style.