Lukas Marxt (b.1983, Schladming) currently lives and works in Cologne, Germany, and Graz, Austria. He studied at the University of Arts and Industrial Design in Linz, Austria (2004-2009), at the Academy of Visual Arts Leipzig, Germany (2009-2010) and at the Academy of Media Arts Cologne, Germany (2009- 2012). He has had numerous solo and group shows in Austria, USA, Germany, Belgium, The Netherblands, Mexico and Sweden, amongst others. He has also participated at film festivals such as the Berlinale in 2017, and Diagonale Graz in 2013 and 2015. He has won several grants and awards like the Medienkunstpreis Horb, Germany, and the Diagonale Prize for Innovative Cinema, Austria.