Biography

Born 1980, Broumov, Czech Republic

Lives and works in London

 

 

Education

2004

Cooper Union, New York

2002

Middlesex University, London

1999-2005

Academy of Fine Art (MgA.), Prague

 

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015

Intellectual Properties, Galerie Vaclava Spaly, Prague

2014

Every Minute You Are Closer To Death, Parafin, London

2013

Every Minute You Are Closer To Death, Flowers Gallery, London

2010

Lucky Man, Caroline Wiseman, London

2009

At The Same Time, Cosa Gallery, London

After Holiday 1986, Czech Centre Gallery, Sofia

2008

Lost in Time, Cosa Gallery, London

2007

Czech Centre Gallery, Paris

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015

Blow Up: Painting, Photography and Reality, Parafin, London

2014

John Moores Painting Prize, Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool

2013

BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

2012

Beyond Reality: British Painting Today, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague

Ein Weisses Feld, Schlachthaus Aschaffenburg

Coal and Steel, Candid Arts Trust Gallery, London

Coal and Steel, Czech Centre Gallery, Prague

2011

Encoded Systems, Read Gate Gallery, London

2010

BP Portrait Award, National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh

Passion for Freedom, UNIT 24 Gallery, London

TRANSFER, Czech National Building, New York

2009

BP Portrait Award, Southampton City Art Gallery, Southampton

BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

Prague Biennale 4, Prague

TRANSFER, MG Gallery, Brno

2008

TRANSFER, WhiteBOX Gallery, Munich

International Triennale of Contemporary Art, National Gallery, Prague

Re-Reading The Future, Project Mobility, National Gallery, Prague

Defenestrace, Novoměstská radnice Gallery, Prague

BP Portrait Award National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

2007

BP Portrait Award, Tyne & Wear Museums, Newcastle

BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

2006

BLACK Art Festival, Pardubice

2005

Prague Biennale, National Gallery, Prague

Gallery Foundation M + J Anderle, Prague

Prague’s Studios, Novoměstká Radnice Gallery, Prague

2004

Cooper Union Gallery, New York

2003

Čtvercová leč ARTTODAY, Nová Síň Gallery, Prague

 

 

Awards

2008

The Changing Faces, London

BP Visitor Choice, National Scottish Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh

2007

BP Young Artist Award, National Portrait Gallery, London

BP Visitor Choice, National Portrait Gallery, London

2003

Studio Prize, Academy of Fine Art, Prague

 

 

Collections

British Museum, London

National Gallery, Prague

Sammlung FIEDE, Aschaffenburg

Standard Chartered Bank, London

WCIT Collection, London

 

 

Bibliography

Beyond Reality British Painting Today, Rudolfinum Gallery, Prague, 2012

500 Portraits, National Portrait Gallery, London, 2011

Umění vnímat Umění, Michael Třeštík, Gasset, Prague, 2011

Prague Biennale 4, Giancarlo Politi Editore, Milan, 2009

RE-READING THE FUTURE, Mobility, National Gallery, Prague, 2008

Hynek Martinec Paintings 1999-2008, Czech Centre, London, 2008

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