Born 23 rdof July 1937 in Zlín. Painter and graphic artist.
Studied at the Secondary Applied Arts School in Uherské Hradiště (1952 – 1956) and the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (1957 – 1963; Karel Souček, Vlastimil Rada). Has exhibited as part of a group since 1966, and on his own since the year 1967. He emigrated in the year 1976. Over the years 1968 – 1976 created fifty-three film posters.
We presented poster art made by Karel Machálek-Zlín in November 2008 with his personal attendance on his exhibiton in kino Svetozor.