Matej Fabian was born on June 23, 1979 in Banská Bystrica. In 2005 – 2011 he studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Bratislava, at the Department of Painting and Other Media, in the IV. atelier of Professor Ivan Csudai. The study was completed by the diploma cycle- Predator. Since 2011 he has been studying at VŠVU as a PhD student at the Drawing Cabinet of doc. Stanislav Buban. 2011, 2012 finalist of Painting of the Year. 2010 HENKEL Art Award, nomination for Slovakia. He independently exhibited: The Berlin model, Prague (2014), Termovisoin, Kabinett, Zlín (2012); Lone Wolf, Cub and World Champion (together with A. Dúbravský and K. Janečková), SOGA Auction Company (2012); Fear of the Dark, Kressling Gallery, Bratislava (2012); New Face in Hell, Hangar Transit Studios, Bratislava (2010); Release of the Bats, Enter Gallery, Bratislava (2010), HORROR VACUI (with A. Dúbravský), project for the annual VŠVU exhibition – up – (to) – date in the Media Gallery (2009). ). His works were presented at selected foreign presentations: No Borders – Appeal to Heaven, Dvorak Sec Contemporary, Prague, (2011). The author is also represented in the Gallery of the City of Bratislava.