hunt kastner

Born 1974, Český Brod, ČSSR

 

Education

1993 – 1999

Academy of Fine Arts, Prague (School of Drawing – Jitka Svobodová, School of Conceptual Tendencies – Miloš Šejn)

1996

UCLM, Facultad de Bellas Artes, Cuenca, Spain

Solo Exhibitions

2017

The Body of a Painting, hunt kastner, Prague
Jaromír Novotný, Axel Vervoordt, Hong Kong

Jaromír Novotný, curated by Petr Vaňouš, Galerie Dum, Broumov (August-September)

2016

What a Painting Wants, Georg Kargl Box, Vienna, AU

White Room, Geukens & De Vil, Antwerp, BE

Jaromír Novotný, Echo Chamber, Annex14, Zurich, CH

2015

Back Light, curated by Václav Janoščík, House of Arts České Budějovice

Fern Flower: Jaromír Novotný and Michał Budny, curated by Marek Pokorny, collaborative exhibition project, Ostrava City Gallery

Jaromir Novotny and Gizela Mickiewicz, curated by Patrycja Rylko, Gdansk City Gallery, PL

2014

Lower Forms, curated by Pavel Švec, 35m2, Prague

Fermata, Bílý nástěnka, Školská 28 Communication Space, Prague

Pinboard, k.art.on, Karlin studios, Prague

Elevation, Geukens & De Vil, Antwerp, BE

Introduction, intervention in the Church of the Holy Saviour, Prague

2013

Key, LWZ Projekte, Vienna, AU

#11, Galerie Na shledanou, Volyně

Guiding Lines, hunt kastner, Prague

2012

Visible Formats, Prague City Gallery at the Old Town Hall, Prague

Paintings, Kolumba, Kunstmuseum des Erzbistums Köln, Raum 10, Köln, DE

2011

Black, Galerie SPZ, Prague (with Ondřej Váša)

Light Black, Geukens & De Vil, Knokke, BE

2010

Visible Paintings, Jiri Svestka Berlin, DE

Three Paintings, Barka-Fokus, Ústí nad Labem

2009

Transition Point, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague

Finisterrae, Geukens & De Vil, Antwerp, BE

2008

Observation Point, Jiří Jílek Gallery, Šumperk

Restricted area, Via Art Gallery, Prague

Emergency Exit, Geukens & De Vil, Knokke, Belgium & Dole Gallery, Ostrava

2007

Welcome!, Felix Jenewein Municipal Gallery, Kutná Hora

Group Exhibitions

2017

Echo chamber, Annex Gallery, Zurich, CH

František Demeter, Jaromír Novotný, Kay Walkowiak, Krokus Gallery, Bratislava, SK

8th New Zlín Salon, Krajská galerie výtvarného umění ve Zlíně, Zlín

Intuition, curated by Daniela Ferretti and Axel Vervoordt, Palazzo Fortuny, Fondazione Musei Civici Venezia, Venice, IT

 

2016

Light I, Light Experiments, Fotogalerie Wien, AT

Generosity: the Art of Giving, curated by Adam Budak, Kinsky Palace Asian Collection, Prague National Gallery

Forms of Silence, curated by Marc Chauveau, Couvent La Tourette, Eveux, FR

2015

Jaromir Novotny and Gizela Mickiewicz, curated by Patrycja Rylko, Gdansk City Gallery, PL

4+4 Days in Motion, curated by Radek Wohlmuth, Desfoursky palac, Prague

Markus Amm, Barbara Kasten, Jaromir Novotny, Dirk Stewen, Galerie Karin Guenther, Hamburg DE

Transparency, Georg Kargl Fine Arts, Vienna, AU

Aeolsharfe, Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Christliche Kunst, Munich, DE

Light Image and Data Image – Traces of Concrete Photography, Museum im Kulturspeicher Wuerzburg, DE

2014

Zlatý věk. Reminiscence kubismu v současném výtvarném umění, Dům umění města Brna | The Brno House of Arts, Brno

On White and On White II, Geukens & De Vil, Knokke; Antwerp, BE

7th New Zlín Salon, Regional Gallery of Fine Arts in Zlín

2013

Diskrétní transformace | Discreet Transformation, Topičův salon, Prague

Velké ticho | The Big Silence, curated by Petra Příkazská, Gallery of Modern Art, Hradec Králové

From Now Everything Will Be Beautiful, Kisterem, Budapest, HU

2012

Na houby / For John Cage, Gottfrei, Opava

2011

Turned Down, curated by Pavel Hajek, Wannieck Gallery, Brno

Plane, Depth, Space, curated by Petr Ingerle, Moravian Gallery in Brno

2010

Fundaments & Sediments – The Toy Mutiny 2011, curated by Petr Vaňous, Prague City Gallery at the Municipal Library, Prague

2009

Prague Biennale 4 (Expanded Painting 3), curated by Daniel Pitín, Karlin Hall, Prague

2008

NtroCITY, Topičův salon, curated by Petr Vaňous, Prague

Illusion of Space – Attempt at a New Reading, curated by Barbora Geržová Nitra Gallery, Nitra, SK

Lettrismus, Gallery of Modern Art, Roudnice nad Labem

2007

Resetting – Alternative ways to objectivity, curated by Petr Vaňous, Prague City Gallery

2006

Next Station Arcadia, Gallery of Modern Art, Roudnice nad Labem

2003

Konfrontace Svárov, curated by Jitka Handlová, Svárov

1996

Biennale of Young Artists Zvon´96, curated by The Soros Center for Contemporary Art, House of the Stone Bell at the Prague City Gallery

Selected bibliography

La Tourette – Formes of Silence: Geneviève Asse, Jaromír Novotný, Friederike von Rauch, Michel Verjux, exhibition catalog, Bernard Chauveau Editeur, 2016

Radoslava Schmelzová, Rozhovor s Jaromírem Novotným, Ateliér 12/2014;
Norbert Schmidt, Introdukce Jaromíra Novotného, Art & Antiques 4/2014;
Martin Škabraha, Pokora ducha před hmotou, text k výstavě #11 +, fotodokumentace, Galerie Na shledanou #2, s.31-35;

Petr Vaňous, Jaromír Novotný, Vyklízím místo náhodě / Leaving Room for Chance, Fotograf #21, Prague 2013

Filip Šenk, Když obrazy předsvěčivě mlčí, Lidové noviny, exhibition review, 12. 4. 2013

Radek Wohlmut, Duch barvy je hřibitovní galerii, Lidové noviny, exhibitionr review, 25. 10. 2013

Stefan Kraus, Das Wesentliche der Malerei betrifft das Unsagbare. Überlegungen zu den Werken von Jaromir Novotny, Kunst und Kirche 1/2013

Václav Krůček, Formát Jaromíra Novotného, Ateliér 12/2012

Radek Wohlmuth, Jaromír Novotný, Art & Antiques 7+8/2012

Karel Srp, Viditelné formáty / Visible Formats, solo exhibition catalogue, City Gallery Prague, 2012

Petr Ingerle, Plane, Depth, Space, exhibition catalogue, Moravian Gallery in Brno, 2011

Petr Vaňous, Fundaments & Sediments, exhibition catalogue, City Gallery Prague, 2011

Petr Vaňous, Jaromír Novotný; Transition Point, solo exhibition catalogue, Jiri Svestka Gallery, 2009

Praguebiennale 4 (Expanded Painting 3), exhibition catalogue, Giancarlo Politi Editore 2009

Ondřej Váša, Jaromír Novotný, Finisterrae, exhibition catalogue, Geukens & De Vil, 2009

Barbora Geržová, Illusion of Space, exhibition catalogue, Nitra Gallery 2008