*1985
lives and works in Prague, Czech Republic
+420 608 119 000
viktorvalasek.com
info@viktorvalasek.com

Education
2004 – 2010 Master´s degree, Academy of Fine Arts in Prague
(painting dept. of Vladimír Skrepl, classical painting dept. of Zdeněk Beran, printmaking dept. of Jiří Lindovský)
2009 The Cooper Union School of Art, New York, NY (exchange student)
2008 Faculdade de Belas Artes, Porto (exchange student)
2007 Academy of Art, Architecture and Design, Prague (one semester internship in intermedia dept. of Jiří David)
2000 – 2004 High school of Art and Design, Brno

Honors and awards
2014 DE-CONSTRUKT [projekts] Residency, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
2012 Goetemann Residency, Rocky Neck Artist's Colony, Gloucester, MA
2012 MeetFactory Residency, Prague
2011 Essl Art Award, finalist
2007 Department award, Academy of Fine Arts in Prague

Selected exhibitions
2013 Pictures Attached, NoD Roxy, Prague
2013 Good Old Days, Potrvá, Prague
2012 Renamed, Kismet Wharf, Gloucester, MA
2011 Essl Art Award CEE 2011, City Gallery Prague
2011 Běhal Fejér Foundation opening, Pevnostní 651, Prague
2010 Positive Occupation (with J.Bareš), Trafo gallery, Prague
2010 Diplomanti AVU, National Gallery in Prague
2010 Souvztažnost (with C.Armstrong), AVU Gallery, Prague
2009 L.I.C. Open Studios, New York, NY
2009 The exchange students exhibition, Cooper Union, New York, NY
2008 Azores Combo ArtCamp, Azores, Portugal
2008 Artsemestr, AAAD, Prague