hunt kastner

Born, 1969, Chomutov, Czech Republic

 

 

education

1987 – 1993

Department of Art Education, Faculty of Education, J. E. Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem, CZ

Teaching Experience:

since 2008

Since 2008 Depart. of Electronic Images, Faculty of Art and Design, J. E. Purkyně University Ústí nad Labem, CZ

1994 – 2008

Depart. of Photography, Faculty of Art and Design, J. E. Purkyně University Ústí nad Labem, CZ

2006

FAMU (Film School of the Academy of Performing Arts Prague, guest lecturer, workshop “Photography, Art in Public Space”, CZ

Solo Exhibitions:

2016

Dust in the Gaps, kunsthalle-hala umenia, (together with Zdena Kolečková), curated by Michal Koleček, Košice, SK

2014

At the End of the World, The Brno House of Arts, The House of the Lords of Kunštát Brno

2012

It’s Easy to Say, Fotograf Festival, Off Limits (photography in public space), Prague

2010

When You Return Home from Work, It Will All Be Nicely Tidied Up…, hunt kastner, Prague

2009

Poster campaign for project Land of Human Rights Thoughts of a Wife, Fiducia Gallery Ostrava

2007

Born There, Live Here, Czech Centre Dresden, with Zdena Kolečková, DE
For a While…, Artwall, Centre for Contemporary Arts Prague

2006

About Freedom, hunt kastner, Prague

2005

T-Shirts, ProjektRoom, Futura Gallery Prague
Landscapes, Josef Sudek Gallery Prague
Project for Billboard Gallery Europe, Ústí nad Labem
Message, Špejchar Gallery Chomutov

2003

2003 Weekend, U Bílého jednorožce Klatovy Gallery
Hoax, Dům pánů z Kunštátu Gallery Brno

2002

Jídelna Gallery, Česká Lípa
Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem
G4 Gallery Cheb
Chapel of st. Isidor Kováry

2001

New Fashion, G 99 Gallery Brno
Telecom Gallery Louny

1999

People, Caffé Dessert Brno

1998

Suterén Gallery Ústí nad Labem

1996

Clothing,  U dobrého pastýře Gallery Brno
Malá výstavní síň Liberec

1994

Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem

group exhibitions:

2017

Leave It in the Ground, curated by Margarethe Makovec and Anton Lederer, House of Art Ústí nad Labem

2017

Soulful Interiours, curated by Michal Koleček and Marcela Štýbrová, West Bohemian Gallery in Pilsen

2016

Hommage à Zbyněk Sedláček, Gallery of Louny

In their eyes, Ústí nad Labem House of Arts

2015

From the Middle Outwards – Art from Bohemia and Moravia (Ze středu ven – Umění českých a moravských regionů), Kunsthalle, Košice, SK
How not to Want Anything?, 4 + 4 Days in Motion, 20th International Festival of Contemporary Art, Desfours Palace Prague
Modes of Democrcy, Framzenesfete Fortezza, IT

2014

In a Skirt – Sometimes. Art of the 1990s, curated by Pavlina Morganová, Moravian Gallery in Brno and the Prague City Gallery, The Golden Ring, Prague
Modes of Democracy, DOX – Centre for Contemporary Art Prague
Intimate Interaction, Gallery of City Ostrava
From the Middle Outwards | Ze středu ven – Umění regionů 1985-2010, West Bohemian Gallery, Masné krámy Plzeň
The Intimate Circle in Contemporary Czech Photography, Olomouc Museum of Art

2013

The Beginning of the Century. First Decade of the 21st Century, curated by Pavlina Morganová, Gallery of Art Ostrava
Their Photos, 1. patro Gallery, Prague

2012

There is Nothing There, Czech Center New York, USA
The Beginning of the Century, First Decade of the 21st Century, West Bohemian Gallery, curated by Pavlina Morganová, Masné krámy, Plzeň
Passing Memories, Art Workshop Lazareti Dubrovnik, HR
University of Předlice, Exhibition of Faculty of Art and Design, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem
National Gallery – Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art Prague
Parallel History, GASK – The Gallery of the Central Bohemian Region Kutná Hora
Ř! Česká národní identita v současném výtvarném umění. AAAD Gallery Prague

2011

Crazycurators Biennale III. CK Zamek Poznań, Poland; Approach Art Association Pécs, HU
Prague Biennale 5 / Prague Biennale Photo 2. Microna Praha, CZ
Hidden Publics. Škuc Gallery Ljubljana, SI
Rýč, míč, klíč. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ
Parallel History. North Bohemia Gallery of Fine Art Litoměřice, CZ
Domácí práce. Exhibition of Studio of Digital Media of Faculty of Art and Design, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem. Aula Gallery FFA BUT Brno, CZ

2010

Formats of Transformation 89-09. Museum auf Abruf – MUSA Vienna, AT
Hidden Publics. Kunsthalle Palazzo Liestal bei Basel, Switzerland; < rotor > association for contemporary art Graz, AT
Crazycurators Biennale III. House of Arts Bratislava, SK
Inter-view. Nitra Gallery Nitra, SK
100 Years of The Brno House of Arts. The Brno House of Arts, G99 Gallery Brno, CZ
Making Worlds. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ

2009

Behind the Velvet Curtain. Katzen Art Center Washington DC, USA
On the Tectonics of History. ISCP New York, USA
Formats of Transformation 89-09. The Brno House of Arts Brno; The House of the Lords of Kunštát Brno, CZ
Something of Myself: 23 self-portraits. Hunt Kastner Gallery Prague, CZ
Photomonth (Aktualizacja). Bunkr Sztuki Krakow, PL
Via Lucis 1989-2009. Central European House of Photography, Bratislava, SK
Rebus sic stantibus. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ
Velmi křehké vztahy. Armaturka Gallery Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic; (A)VOID Gallery Prague, CZ

2008

Rebus sic stantibus. Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova Museum Turku, FI
Image, Communication, Style, Function, Concept. Exhibition of Faculty of Art and Design, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem. National Gallery – Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art Prague, CZ
Viennafair (with Hunt Kastner Gallery). MessezentrumWienNeu Vienna, AT
NADA Art Fair 2008 Miami (with Hunt Kastner Gallery). Florida, USA
Zpřítomnění V. Biennial Dolní Kounice. Monastery Rosa Coeli Dolní Kounice, CZ

2007

On Tectonics of History. Wyspa Institute of Art Gdańsk, PL
Hot Destination / Marginal Destiny IV. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic; Motorenhalle Gallery Dresden, DE
Gross Domestic Product. Prague City Gallery, Czech Republic; Mars Gallery Moscow, RU
Intercity Berlin-Prague. Galerie Alte Schule-Kulturzentrum Adlershof Berlin,DE
Viennafair (with Hunt Kastner Gallery). MessezentrumWienNeu Vienna, AT

2006

Luftschutz. Exit Gallery Peje, Kosovo
Innenansicht Prag 06. Kunst Raum Niederoesterreich Vienna, AT
On Tectonics of History. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ
HumOrg – Human Organism. Gallery of Critics Prague, CZ
Zpřítomnění IV. Biennial Dolní Kounice. Monastery Rosa Coeli Dolní Kounice, CZ

2005

Supermarket Sztuki. 1st Biennial of Young European Art. Tolerate Me. Warsaw, PL
Beauty Free Shop. Prague, CZ
Czech Photography of the 20th Century. Prague City Gallery, CZ
Entermultimediale 2. Festival of Art and New Technologies. Prague, CZ
Intercity Berlin-Prague. Mánes Gallery Prague, CZ
Širší proud. City Gallery Plzeň, CZ

2004

E 55. Raskolnikow Gallery Dresden, DE
Armory Show. New York, USA
2+18, 10 Years of Studio of Photography of Faculty of Art and Design, Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem. City Museum Ústí nad Labem, CZ

2003

Finalists of Jindřich Chalupecký Award. Futura Gallery Prague, CZ
The Youngest. National Gallery – Collection of Modern and Contemporary Art Prague, CZ
IN OUT. Festival of Digital Image. Prague, Czech Republic; Budapest, HU
Gute Fahrt für… Goethe Institut Prague, CZ

2002

4th Biennial of Young Artist, Zvon, Prague City Gallery, CZ
Icing. Václav Špála Gallery Prague, CZ
Short Message Strategy. Šternberk Gallery Šternberk, CZ
Illumination. City Gallery Plzeň, CZ

2001

Icing. Institute of Contemporary Art Dunaújváros, HU
Plumb to Axis II. House of Art Opava, CZ
It Is Maybe Here. Sýpka Gallery Vlkov, CZ
Experimental Landscape. Malá výstavní síň Gallery Liberec, CZ

2000

Melancholy. Moravian Gallery in Brno, CZ
Girls Show 2000. Peripherial 4 Iasi, Romania; Art Expo Gallery Bucharest, Romania; Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ
1990’s Continue. City Museum Ústí nad Labem, CZ

1999

Girls, Girls, Girls. MXM Gallery Prague, CZ
Public District. Public spaces in Ústí nad Labem, CZ
Ostrava-Ústí. 761 Gallery Ostrava, CZ
2nd New Zlín Salon. State Gallery Zlín, CZ
Fillovka Open. Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ

1998

Reduced Budget. Mánes Gallery Prague, CR
Black & Blue. Art Radionica Lazareti-Kovačka 3 Gallery Dubrovnik, HR

1997

North. Václav Špála Gallery Prague, CZ
1st Zlín Salon of the Young. State Gallery Zlín, CZ
Ústí Is not So Far. Sýpka Gallery Vlkov, CZ

1996

2nd Biennial of Young Artists Zvon. Prague City Gallery, CZ
Private Anamnesis. Regional Gallery Liberec, Czech Republic; St. Adalbert’s Church Ústí nad Labem, CZ

1994

Identification in The Space and Time. M. A. Bazovský Gallery Trenčín, SK

1993

Disturbed Ballance. Citadela Gallery, Czech Republic; Emil Filla Gallery Ústí nad Labem, CZ