Karl Korab was born in Falkenstein/ Lower Austria in 1937. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts at Sergius Pauser. In his first year at the academy he was awarded the Master School Prize and the “Goldene Figurmedaille”. He got in contact with the artist group “Wiener Schule des Phantastischen Realismus” (Vienna School of the phantastic realism) with Ernst Fuchs and Friedensreich Hundertwasser. Since 1960 he conducted a lot of group and single shows at home and abroad. Korab was awarded many art prices. These days, the artist lives and works in Lower Austria. Karl Korab developed his own characteristic expression forms which are very distinctive . He is a very versatile artist, apart from oil paintings, graphics and collages, there are also lithographs and screen printings. His typical themes are landscapes of Lower Austria and still life pictures. He also does stage scenes.