Rudolf Sikora was born in 1946 in Žilina, Slovakia. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts an Design in Bratislava (1963 – 1969), where he later worked as professor (1990 – 2004), and continued in his pedagogical activities at the Faculty of Arts of the Technical University in Košice (until 2011). He presented retrospective of his works at the National Gallery in Prague (Against Myself, 2006) and the Slovak National Gallery in Bratislava (2008).
From international exhibitions: Europa, Europa. Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der BRD, Bonn; Der Riss im Raum. Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin (1994); Aspekte| Positionen. 50 Jahre Kunst aus Mitteleuropa 1949 – 1999. Museum moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Wien (1999); Light Years: Conceptual Art and the Photograph 1964 – 1977. Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago (2011) etc. He lives in Bratislava.