Born 1963 in Karlsruhe, Germany, MUENCH studied fine arts at the State Academy of Fine Arts, Stuttgart in Germany and The University of Applied Arts Vienna in Austria. In 1996, he started working at Zentrum fur Kunst und Medientechnologie (ZKM) in Karlsruhe. He has worked on "Panoramic Navigator", an interactive information system for the ZKM visitors and many other media projects as well as developing software and publishing "Art Intact" and "Digital Arts Edition". He served as a Interactive Media professor at the Merz Academy in Stuttgart, Germany and also participated in ZKM Artist In Residence program in Karlsruhe. He is currently serving as the dean of the Department of Media Arts at Lasalle-Sia College of the Arts in Singapore.