Julia Hanzl was born in 1982 in Vienna, Austria, and hails from a family of artists. In addition to her independent artistic activitiy, the autodidactic artist has also realised numerous commissioned works in the past few years. She is currently devoting herself to a new series: combining stuffed animals with ceramic human heads or bodies. Her works are exhibited both nationally and internationally and can be found in private collections. She currently lives in Mödling, where she works as a freelance artist.