Gunter Damisch was born in Steyr/Upper austria in 1958. From 1978 to 1983 he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Vienna at Maximilian Melcher and Arnulf Rainer. He had works as guest lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts since 1992 and since 1998 he has worked full time as lecturer. During his artistic career he has won many prices. Gunter Damisch died in 2016. Regardless of his study of the painting techniques, Gunter Damisch managed an extensive pictorial work such as sculptural works in wood, ceramic and bronze. Central motifs in his work are the imaginative forms, which seems as they are not from this world.