Gerti Machacek served her apprenticeship as goldsmith with Hans Muliar and studied history of art at the University of Vienna.

Since1981 she has been working as a freelance artist and has participated in many national and international exhibitions, among others:

Her most important publications are:


In 1992 Gerti Machacek received an award in acknowledgement of her work: Austrian State Prize for Craft.

Works have been purchased by the Museum of Applied and Contemporary Art, Vienna [MAK] and the Artothek – Artcollection, Vienna, as well as by several private collectors.

Her work is exhibited and on sale at the Gallery Slavik and artup in Vienna, Austria and at “eckegalerie” in Augsburg, Germany.

You will find a historical review of my work (starting from 1981 until now) in this gallery.
A image or two for each year since 1981 offers insight into my work.