Born in 1967 in Prague, Czech Republic


Studies and stipends:


1995-96                   Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, New York, USA

1994-95                   P.S.I. artists residence, New York, USA

1991                         Sculptor's residency grant  Swiss government in Boswil, Switzerland

1988-94                   Academy of Applied Arts, Prof. Kurt Gebauer, Prague
 

Grants and awards:

2000                         Chalupecky Prize, National prize for young artist, Czech Republic

1996                         Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, USA

1990                         Special Prize in the Biennale of Kortrijk, Belgium

Permanent installations:

since 2014               "K", Prague Czech republic

since 2011               "Crychloids", Miura design hotel, Celadna, Czech Republic

since 2010               "Golem",  Poznan, Poland

since 2008               "Embryo" theatre Na zabradli, Prague

since 2006               “Metalmorphosis” fountain, Charlotte, USA,

since 2005               “bus stop-stil-life” Liberec, Czech Republic

since 2004               "three babies" Middelkerke, Belgium

since 2004               “Streams”  Hergetova Cihelna, Prague, Czech Republic

since 2003               "Sochy / Brownnosers" Futura Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

since 2001               "10 Dkg Tanku / A Hundred Grams of Tank", Lázne Bohdanec, Czech Republic

since 2001               "Mimina / Babies", TV tower, Prague, Czech Republic

since 2000               “Czech native sceen”, autostadt Wolfsburg, Germany

since 1999               "Saint Wenceslav", Lucerna Passage, Prague, Czech Republic

since 1994               " Pink Tank", Vojenske Museum (Military Technical Museum), Lesany, Czech Republic

since 1990               “Quo Vadis”, German ambassy Prague, Czech Republic

2004                         winner of  II WW memorial for Prague,  not realized because of political statement of author

Solo exhibitons and instalations:

2013                         Mucsarnok, Budapest

                                   DSC gallery, Prague

                                   Kuchling Gallery, Berlin

                                   "Fuck You Mr President" Prague, Vltava river

2012                         "London Booster", London olympic games

2010                         Mona Lisa gallery Olomouc

                                   Gallery Arsenal,  Poznan

2009                         DSC gallery prague

                                   CO2 gallery, Roma

                                   "Entropa",  European commity, Bruxels

2007                         " MAn hanging out" Chicago, USA

2002                         "Cirkus Cerny", MAMA gallery / Netherlands Architecture Institute / TENT / Politiegalerie /

                                   various outdoor installations and performances, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
                                   "Political Pop", chromosome Berlin, Germany

                                   Galerie V kapli, Bruntal, Czech Republic
2000                         NYU, Prague
1999                         Czech Embassy London, Great Britain
1993                         “Artificial”, Spalova Gallery, Prague
1992                         “Fertility”, Rubin Club, Center of Performing Arts, with Marketa Bankova, Prague
1991                         “Draft”, Andy Warhol Museum of Modern Art, Medzilaborce, Slovakia
                                   “Smallness” State Gallery, Znojmo, Czech Republic
1990                         “Exhibition for The Meanest Instincts”, Club Delta, with Tomas Pospiszyl, Prague

Group exhibitions (selected):

2014                         "Sculpture by the sea" Sydney, Australia

                                   "Signal festival" Prague

                                   "Light festival" Amsterdam, The Netherlands

2013                         "Twente Biennale", Hengelo, The Netherlands

                                   "Art Masters", San Moritz, Swiss

2012                         "Biele Noci" Kosice, Slovakia

                                                                                                                                                                                         

2011                         "Twente Biennale", Hengelo, The Netherlands

                                   "Inspiracje", Szczecin, Poland

                                   "ArtBoom", Krakow, Poland

                                   "Cenzurovano" Zlin, CR

                                   "mapy" GMB, Bratislava,

                                   "groteska", NOD, Praha

                                   MojA, Praha

                                   "Nord Art", Rensbourg, germany

                                  

2010                   "Twente Biennale" Amsterdam

                                   "AntiBeeld" , Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam

                                   "Homo Erotica" National Museum Warsaw

                                   "Colours" Dresden motorhalle

                                   "Art Pricze" DOX  Prague

                                   "Dekadence now" Umprum, Prague

                          Danubiana, Bratislava

2009                         Chalupecky Prize, Seoul, Korea

                                   Monument ghmp, Prague

`                                 "Po Sametu" U zlateho Prstenu , Prague

                                   Center for Contemporary Art - Plovdiv

                                   Pecsgallery, Hungary

                          Irokez Gallery, Budapest

                          "Katowice biennial" Poland

                         

                                  

2008                         interferencia Barcelona Madrid

2006                         “Project 2006 Beaufort”, Oostende,Belgium

                          “Shadows of Humor”, Wroclaw BWA Gallery,Poland

                          “Waste of humor” Cieszyn, Poland

2005                         “Prague Biennale”  Prague

                                   “pink”, Tokyo nat. univ. of art , Tokyo

                                   “Living Together”, Odapark Venray, Holland

                                   “happy materials” NTM, Prague

                                   “Beautyfreeshop” , Prague

2003                         „SURVEY ’03“, Futura Gallery, Prague

                                   „Aus Liebe“, Galerie der Stadt Remscheid, Remscheid, Germany

2002                         “Politikum”, Prague Castle, Prague

                                   “Between Dresden and Prague”, Italian Embassy, Prague

2001                         "to flow to", chromosome Berlin, Germany

                                   “A Sense of Wellbeing”, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

2000                         "Czech History", SKODA Pavillion, Autostadt Volkswagen, Wolfsburg, Germany

                                   „Maso / Meet“, Chalupeckého Prize, National Gallery, Prague
                                   "Bohemian Birds", Kunsthalle Dresden, Germany
                                   "The End of the World", National Gallery, Prague

1999-2000               "After the Wall. Art and Culture in post-Communist Europe"
                                   Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden;
                                   Ludwig Museum Budapest – Museum of Contemporary Art, Hungary;
                                   Hamburger Bahnhof, Berlin, Germany

1999                         99 CZ, Prague

1998                         Atelier of all Sculpturing, Prague
                                   “Nad Možnosti” City Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic

1997                         Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague
                                   SCCA Kyjev, Ukraine
                                   Joslyn Memorial Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
                                   Veletržní palác, Art in public space, Prague
                                   Czech Cultural Center, Berlin, Germany

1996                         Whitney Museum Independent Study Program, New York, USA
                                   Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA
                                   Technische Sammlung Dresden, Dresden, Germany
                                   "Object: Video", Landesgalerie Linz, Austria
                                   "Beyond Belief" Allen Memorial Arts Museum, Oberlin, USA

                                   Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, USA

1995                         "Orbis Fictus", New Media in Contemporary Arts, National Gallery, Prague
                                   "Artcircolo 95", Castle Melnik by Prague
                                   P.S.1 94-95 Studio artists, The clocktower, New York, USA
                                   "Beyond Belief", Museum of Contemporary Arts, Chicago, USA

1994                         600 SIAF, Seoul International Art Festival, Seoul, Korea
                                   The 22nd Sao Paolo International Biennial, Sao Paolo, Brasil
                                   "Impermanent Places, Seven Installations from Prague",
                                   The World Financial Center, New York, USA
                                   "You Must Remember This", Ronald Feldman Fine Arts, New York, USA
                                   "Young Artist from Prague", Duesseldorf - Kunstmuseum, Germany

1993                         "Europe without Walls", City Galleries, Manchester, Great Britain

1992                         "Edge 92", Madrid - London, International Biennial of Visual and Performance Art, Spain

1991                         Light Festival of avant-garde Art under the former Stalin monument, Prague
                                   Sargfabrik, International Exhibition of Young Artists, Vienna, Austria

1990                         "Czech Alternative", Galerie ULUV, Prague
                                   Old Town Yards, open-air exhibition of Contemporary Art, Prague

1989                         "Smile, Joke and Grim", Palace of Culture, State Gallery, Prague
                                   "November 89", Manes, State Gallery, Prague
                                   The Neostunners, Prague - underground exhibition of Art group

Performances and Group Actions:

2002                         "Policeman for Rent", Prague

1991                         "The Pink Tank", Prague - painting The Soviet War Memorial pink, Prague
1989                         "Unreleased Secret Action", Prague
1988                         "The Pose", Museum of Modern Art, Paris, France
1987                         "Bridge", Prague
1986                         "Sounds", Ostrava, Czech Republic

TV and Movies:

1987      "Vychovatel ke strachu", dir P. Marek - animation
1997      "Buttoners (Knoflíkáji)", dir. Petr Zelenka - actor and stage designer
1998      "Prague stories", dir A.Benki - actor and stage designer
1998      “Touch of picture”, FAMU, architect

2002-04                - ARTOZA,  Czech TV , monthly magazine about contemporary art, screenplay and theme

2004      - Zkamenìlý dítì, Music video LUCIE band

2012      Karel Vas, dokument, narrator

Theatre - Stage Design:

1987-90                   Stage design for Theatre Rubin Praha, Prague
1999                         dir. : David Czesaný, Drama Studio Ústí n. Labem, Czech Republic

2001                         George Tabori - Vídenský rízek, dir.: Jirí Pokorný, Theatre On the Balustrade

2014                         Vaclav Havel, Theatre Na zabradli, Prague

Collections:

SKODA Pavillion, Autostadt Volkswagen, Wolfsburg, Germany

Museum of modern Art, San Diego, USA
German Embassy, Prague, Czech Republic
Gallery of Olomouc
Museum Checkpoint Charlie, Berlin, Germany

Military museum, Lesany, Czech Republic
Private collections in Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, USA, Greece