Robert Lepenik studied classical guitar at the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz. In his artistic work he focuses intensively on improvisation and electronic music. Lepenik is a member of the artist collectives Tonto and crew8020_music and has to date released 7 CDs of his own work, most recently mögliche unausweichlichkeiten (2012) and postpeno (2012). As a musician he has performed in concert with The Striggles, Fetish 69, Melville, Laleloo, Das Fotogene Gedächtnis, Fran Sancisco, The Gitarren der Liebe, Kap/Lep, and Picknick mit Weismann, among others. In addition he also works as a curator for various film programmes and writes music for theatre and film.