Such combination of education is unique for an artist
Michal Murin was born on June 30, 1963 in Presov. He studied Computer science and mathematics at the University of Economics in Bratislava. He was a member of nonverbal theatre BALVAN, officially founded in 1987. He later was a member of a group Transmusic comp, or Society for unconventional music. Michal worked in Bratislava as a programmer at Meopta. After leaving Meopta in 1990, he began to devote himself fully to art. He received his university education in the field of fine arts at the Brno University of Technology from 1999 to 2001. He completed his doctoral studies (2001 to 2003) in Bratislava at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design (VŠVU). Since 2005 he has been the head of the Studio of Digital Media at the Faculty of Fine Arts of the Academy of Arts in Banská Bystrica and since 2011 she has been leading the Studio of New Media at the Faculty of Arts, Technical University of Košice. He lives in Bratislava. .