Born 1974, Prague, ČSSR

 

education

PhD., Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Education (Visual Arts), 2009-2014
Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design, Prague (studios of Adéla Matasová and Pavel Štecha), 1992-1998
Václav Hollar School of Fine Arts, Prague, 1988-1992

Stipends, residencies, awards

Frontiers of Solitude, Finmark, NO, 2015
Faculdade de Ciemnccias Sociais e Humanas | Universidade Nova de Lisboa, PT, 2012
Faculdade de Belas Artes de Lisboa, PT, 2009
Centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, MX, 2007
Egon Schiele Art Center, Český Krumlov, 2005
International Studio and Curatorial Program, New York City, USA, 2004
Heart Project, Helsinki, Finland, 2000
Germinations X, Delphi, Greece, 1998
Norwich School of Art and Design, UK, 1997
Jindřich Chalupecký Award for Young Artists finalist, 2009 & 2005

Solo exhibitions

2020

Silikony, Fotograf Gallery, Prague

2019

Oumuamua, AlternativaARCHA, Lubná

2018

Quartz, Galerie 1.patro, PragueThe Last Footprint & Q: / Seconds Before…, Fait Gallery, Brno

2016

Silent Game, Czech Center in Sofia, Bulgaria
Králík a královna / Rabbit and the Queen, Prague City Gallery, Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace, Prague

2014

Ship, Ship, Slip and Drip (with William Hunt), hunt kastner, Prague

2013

DDMMYY, Gallery Plataforma Revólver, Lisbo, PT

2012

Shore Patrol, Fotograf festival: Off Limits / Photography in a Public Space, Verdikt, Prague
Chiliagon (with Jan Šerých), Fait Gallery, Mem, Brno

2011

Whale Has Heart Big as Size of a Car (with David Böhm), Fotograf Gallery, Prague

2010

Fish People, Josef Sudek Studio, Prague

2009

Next Time, České Budějovice House of Arts

2008

Eye-Glasses (with guest Martin Vančát), Galerie 35M2, Prague
Somewhere Else, (with guest David Böhm), Josef Sudek Studio, Prague
Olive in a Martini (with guest Lenka Vítková), hunt kastner, Prague

2007

Classic, Šternberk City Gallery, Šternberk

2006

It’s Starting Again, Prague City Gallery, Old Town Hall, Prague
Underway, Czech Center, New York City, USA

2005

Diamond Valley, Gallery G99, Brno

2004

Cyclone, Gallery Jelení, Center for Contemporary Arts, Prague
AK Photographs, Gallery XXL, Louny

2002

“Die Station Sehnsucht” (with Michal Pechouček), Gallery Unsichtbar, Stuttgart, DE

2001

The Film’s End, Gallery 761, Ostrava & Gallery Fiducia, Ostrava
Trip to the Hook, Gallery Malá Špálovka, Prague
Kyjev / Kiev, (with Jiří David), MXM Gallery, Prague

2000

House No.9 / Heart Project, Prague-Helsinki 2000, (with Marja Kanervo), Mankkaa, Finland & Palackého náměstí – subway station; Foundation and Center for Contemporary Arts, Prague

1999

Temporary Person II, Palais Jalta, Frankfurt am Main, DE

1998

Temporary Person I., Križanke, Ljubljana, SL
Temporary Person, Theatre Archa, Prague

Group exhibitions (selection)

2021

Pozdní intimita | Late Intimacy, curated by Jiří Ptáček, GMU – Hradec Králove Modern Art Gallery

2020

Šest pohlednic, (Jolana Havelková a autoři), Dům pánů z Kunštátu, Brno
David Böhm a Jiří Franta Vykladači světa, Villa Pellé, Prague
Intervence #22: Elementy, SJCH, curated by Veronika Čechová, Huť František, Sázava
Non Museum for contemporary art, Neumarkt Dresden, DE

2019

Quodlibet, curated by Karel Císař, hunt kastner, Prague

2018

The Audience Has Award, curated by Jindrich Chalupecky society, Galerie TIC, Brno
It Started with a Memory…, curated by Nina Moravcová, 4+4 Days in Motion Festival, Prague
Fotografky ze sbírek galerie Klatovy / Klenová, curated by Michal Lazorčík, Galerie Klatovy – Klenová
Eight, curated by Blanka Čermaková, Trafo Gallery, Prague
Tribute to the Skirt, curated by Marketa Vinglerová, 8smička, Humpolec
Apparatus 2.0: Nespolehlivá knihovna, Center for Contemporary Arts, Prague
Confluențe 100/ Confluences 100, Galateca, Bucharest, RO
Wie banal ist das Böse?, curated by Katarzyna Uszynska, a part of the Vienna Curated by program

2017

Soulful Interiors, curated by Michal Koleček and Marcela Štýbrová, West Bohemian Gallery in Pilsen
New Acquisitions of the Prague City Gallery, Gallery at the Municipal Library, Prague

2016

Na pomezí Samoty | Frontiers of Solitude, galerie Fotograf and galerie Školska 28, Prague; Vysočiny Regional Gallery, Jihlava; Gallery Skaftfell, Seyðisfjörður, Iceland
Reflexe / Jam Session of Pavel Baňka and His Guests, Dům umění – Univerzitní umělecké centrum / Fakulta umění a designu UJEP v Ústí nad Labem
Teorie chlupatého míče | Theory of the Furry Ball, galerie Klenovy – Klatová, curated by Adéla Matasová, Klatovy
Aparát utopického obrazu, curated by Pavela Sceranková and Dušan Zahoranský, galerie EFA, The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York, USA
Nevratný posun, Brno House of Arts, Dům Pánů z Kunštátu, curated by Jen Kratochvíl, Brno
Krajina na konci času /Landscape at the End of Time, National Gallery Perla, Vrané nad Vltavou
Galerie SPZ, (vlajka|Flag), Prague
Nezávislý výzkum subjektivity, 4+4 dny v pohybu, U radnice 5, Prague

2015

Teseract, Gallery AMU, Prague
How Not to Want Anything, 4+4 Days in Motion, Desfours Palace, Prague
I Exist… (Selfportrait in the Contemporary Czech Fine Arts – Sample), Gallery 35m2, Prague
Distant Observers, The Gallery of Modern Art in Roudnice nad Labem

2014

Variable Collection, National Gallery Perla, Vrané nad Vltavou
In a Skirt  – Sometimes / Art of the 1990s, Prague City Gallery, The Golden Ring, Prague
The Charm of the Still-Life, Josef Sudek Studio, Prague
Call Me on Sunday, Krinzinger Projekte, Vienna, Austria, AT
In a Skirt  – Sometimes, The Moravian Gallery in Brno
7th New Zlín Salon, The Regional Gallery of Fine Arts in Zlín
Zone in Motion, DOX, Prague
About the Chair, 9th International Biennial Of Photography And Visual Arts, Liege, Belgium, BE

2013

The Beginning of the Century 2000-2010, Ostrava Regional Modern Art Gallery, Ostrava
The Sea! Why is not here!, Regional Gallery of Vysočina in Jihlava
Their Photographs, Galerie 5.patro, Prague
The Earth Turns And All Things Slip Away, curated by Edith Jeřabková, hunt kastner, Prague

2012

Ř/ Czech National Identity in Contemporary Art, Gallery AAAD, Prague
Film. Directed by Artists / Film in Contemporary Art, Gallery Nitra, SK
My Place/the Space of Intertext, Gallery Trafačka, Prague
The Beginning of the Century, West Bohemian Gallery, Masné krámy, Pilsen
Between the First and Second Modernity (1985-2012), NG, Veletržní Palace, Prague
Hidden Publics, Emil Filla Gallery, Ústí nad Labem & Motorenhalle, Dresden, DE

2011

Scenario Strategies, MeetFactory Gallery, Prague
Just so Stories, Revolutionary Art Project, Europe House, Tbilisi, Georgia
Turned Down, Wannieck Gallery, Brno
The Sea Through Which We All Sail, Gallery Chodovská tvrz, Prague
Circulo de Bellas Artes de Tenerife, Canary Island
Mutating Medium, Photography in Czech Art 1990–2010, curated by Pavel Vančat, Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague
NY / PRAGUE 6, Czech Center, New York City, USA

2010

Collected Reflections, Entrance Gallery, Karlín Studios, Prague
… and Don’t Forget the Flowers, Moravian Gallery in Brno, curated Yvona Ferencova, Pražák Palace, Brno
The Lost Highway, (with Tomáš Vaněk), hunt kastner, Villa Reykjavik, Iceland
Collectors: The Czech–Slovak Pavilion, Hilger Brot Kunst Halle, Vienna, AT

2009

Jindřich Chalupecký Award, Final 09, DOX, Prague
What Lies Beneath, House of Sweden, Washington DC, USA
After Velvet, Prague City Gallery, House of the Golden Ring, Prague
White Paper, Black Bride, Prague Biennale 4, Karlín Hall, Prague
Formats of Transformation 89–09, Seven views of new Czech and Slovak identity, Brno House of Arts; MUSA, Museum auf Abruf, Vienna, AT
Behind the Velvet Curtain: Contemporary Art from the Czech Republic, Katzen Arts Center, American
University Museum, Washington DC, USA
Czech Photography of 20th Century, Kunst- und Austellungshalle der Bundesrepublic Deutschland, Bonn, DE
Month of Photography, Aktualizacja I., Krakow, PL

2008

The Deep Mystique of TAO, Lidice Gallery, Lidice
When I was a Little Boy I used to Play with Girls, curated by Jiří Kovanda, Gallery at the White Unicorn, Klatovy
Contemporary Czech Cubism, Prague City Gallery, Old Town Hall, Prague
In / Visible, Gallery U Mloka, Olomouc

2007

If You Don’t See Me, I Don’t Exist, FUTURA, Prague
Glocal Girls: Young Czech and Slovak Women Photographers, Prague Biennale 3, Karlín Hall, Prague
Sklerotische Nachbar/i /n, Fluss-NÖ, Initiative für Foto und Medienkunst, Wolkersdorf, Austria
Gross Domestic Product, Prague City Gallery, Municipal Library, Prague & MARS Gallery, Moscow, RU
Facelift: 3 Contemporary Czech and Slovak Artists (with Kateřina Šedá and Lucie Nimcová), A.I.R., Gallery, New York City, USA
Punctum, Futura, Prague
INTERCITY Berlin-Prague /07 Fotographie, Kunst- und Medienzentrum Adlershof, Berlin, DE

2006

UFO, The Images of The Invisible Phenomenon, Photo Forum Pasquart, Biel-Bienne, CH
Placing Sense, MUU Gallery, Helsinki, FI

2005

Jindřich Chalupecký Award Finalists, Prague City Gallery, Municipal Library, Prague
Cultural Domestication – Instinctual Desire, University of Toledo, Ohio, USA
Imprese, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague
INTERCITY Berlin-Prague / 07 Fotographie, Gallery Mánes, Prague
Czech Photography of 20th Century, Prague City Gallery, Municipal Library, Prague
Insiders, curated by Pavlina Mporganova, DUMB, House of the Lords of Kunštát, Brno & Futura, Prague

2004

Certain Traces: Dialogue Prague-Los Angeles, Šípkárna, Prague; Gallery S.C.A.P.E, Los Angeles, USA
Photography ??, Gallery at the White Unicorn, Klatovy; DUMB, House of Lords of Kunštát, Brno
Interkosmos 2004, Gallery Raster, Warsaw, PL
Jaromír Funke Award Finalists, Prague House of Photography, Prague

2003

Compression, Kolonie Wedding International & Gallery Amanda Deva, Berlin, DE
Pal Fiction, Gallery Art Factory, Prague
INOUT, International Festival of the Digital Image, Prague-Bratislava-Budapest
Survey’03, curated by Karel Císář, Futura, Prague
Temporary Spaces, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Elektrobot, Home Gallery, Prague

2002

It Happened One Night…, Municipal Gallery of Pilsen, Pilsen
Politik-Um / New Engagement, curated by the Soros Center for Contemporary Art, Theresian Wing, Prague Castle, Prague
4th Biennial of Young Artists, Prague City Gallery, House of the Stone Bell, Prague

2001

Vintage and Contemporary Czech Photography, SK Josefsberg Gallery, Portland & Benham Gallery,
Seattle, USA
Femme Fatale, Felix Jenewein Gallery, Kutná Hora
FOTOK, MEO, Budapest, HU
No Flash!, Center for Contemporary Arts, Kiev, Ukraine

2000

Story, Gallery NoD, Prague
Videofashion, Gallery Eskort, Brno
The Second Zlín Salon of Young Artists, City Gallery of Zlín
On a Free Theme But to the Point, Vacláv Špála Gallery, Prague,
ÜberlebensKunst, NBK, Berlin; Castle Plassenburg, Kulmbach, DE
Transglobe, Gallery Mánes, Prague

1999

99 CZ, Václavské náměstí 15, Prague
Germinations X, European Projects for Young Artists, Kultur-Elzenfeld, Antwerpen, BE
Crossings, Gallery Rudolfinum, Prague
Ordinary Fairy-Tales, Gallery at the White Unicorn, Klatovy
Perplex, Václav Špála Gallery, Prague
Vidiny, Gallery NoD, Prague

1998

Germinations X, European Projects for Young Artists, Gallery Factory, Athens, GR
Body and Photography, First Photographic Festival FOTO Praha – Kolín, Kolín
Artwork in Public Spaces, organized by the Soros Center for Contemporary Arts, Prague

1997

Forum 2000, Theatre Archa, Prague
Contacts, The 2nd International Open Air Symposium, Gallery Sýpka, Klenová

1994

New Names, Václav Špála Gallery, Prague
Istroprojekt, 2nd International Student Biennial of Academies of Fine Arts, House of Culture, Bratislava, SK
Moon Faces, Modes Robes, Prague