Max Läubli was born in Herisau (CH). After spending his first years in Sementina (Ticino), he grew up in Basel . He attended the art-school (Kunstgewerbeschule) in Basel.
He moved back to Ticino . He has lived in Claro, a small village near Bellinzona since 1959.
He married Madeleine Steinauer. He has two daughters.
The village of Claro awarded honorary citizenship to Max Läubli
Max Läubli's extensive work includes mostly oil paintings and drawings, but also murals, stained-glass windows, objects and sculptures in different materials. A number of pieces are owned by public institutions.