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Finalist - 2010 Finalist - 2013

Václav Magid

Born in 1979

2013

A second-time finalist of the Jindřich Chalupecký Award, Václav Magid has presented his works at a solo exhibition at the Atrium of the Moravian Gallery in Brno in 2012 and was selected primarily on the basis of his latest projects realized since his previous participation in the finale of the Jindřich Chalupecký Award in 2010. In these exhibitions, he has analytically explored the mutual positions of art, philosophy, aesthetics and the social sphere.

 

Education

2008-present Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague (Philosophy)

2001-2006 Faculty of Humanities of Charles University in Prague (Basic Principles of Humanistic Education)

2003-2005 Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague (Studios of Kurt Gebauer and Jiří David)

2003-2004 Faculty of Arts of Charles University in Prague (Philosophy, Aesthetics)

1999-2001 Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (Studios of Zdeněk Beran and Jiří David)

 

Residencies

2012 MuseumsQuartier, Vienna, Austria

2011 A-I-R Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw, Poland

2011 Duende Studios, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

2009 International Studio & Curatorial Program, New York, USA

2009 SPACE Residency Lab, Bratislava, Slovakia

 

Awards

2007 Jiří Kovanda Award (Best Collective Exhibition of 2006/2007)

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