1963 | Vienna, Austria.
Stefan Stratil studied in the 1980s at the Maria Lassnig's Master Class for Experimental Design, University of Applied Arts in Vienna There he also studied Painting, and under Hubert Sielecki, Experimental animation and Animation techniques.
In that same decade Stratil began his artistic career in an environment that was heavily influenced by punk, new wave and the Ligne Claire drawing style. His personal development was also shaped by regular residencies in Japan and Brazil.
Since 2004 he acts as chairman of ASIFA Austria.