He is a self-taught artist researching through a mix of participatory and durational art practices both local and global in scale. He lives and works in Prague, Czech Republic and in UK.
Do you remember the first time you lived on your own? Do you remember the first night in your apartment? Do you also spy on your neighbors’ sounds? Welcome to My Apartment. My Apartment is a personal search that explores the loneliness of a foreigner, connection with invisible neighbors as well as deep confusion about […]
Several basic motifs appear and are developed in the work of Jaroslav Varga. His main theme is the city and its transformation, deformation and elements of disappearance. He works with history but always connects, confronts and reflects upon it in light of the present, which he places within a broader historical framework. He investigates contemporary […]
speakers: Tomáš Dvořák, Michaela Fišerová, Jussi Parikka, Susan Schuppli, Birgit Schneider While machine-readable images have by now become a constant reference point for photographic theory and contemporary visual media studies, our event turns to the question: what are the specialised expert-readable image practices that cater to the technical specifities, institutional demands, and particular knowledge-roles of […]
She studied at the Villa Arson in Nice and attended the Gerrit Rietveld Academie at Amsterdam. In 2012-2013, she was part of le Pavillon, the research laboratory of le Palais de Tokyo. In 2018, she was nominated for the Prix AWARE women art prize. She is represented by Gallery Joseph Tang (Paris) and gallery Polansky […]
He studied Marketing, Communications and Advertising (BA) in Athens and received a MA in fine art photography from the Film Academy (FAMU), in Prague. He also holds a degree in Media and Multimedia design from The Hague University, in the Netherlands. He is an Alexander S. Onassis Public Benefit Foundation scholar (1999 – 2001) and […]
The conference is held to mark the anniversaries of 17th Novembers 1939 and 1989. Since the end of October 1939, Czech students held protests against the occupation of the country by the Nazis. A student of medicine at Charles University, Jan Opletal, was shot during a demonstration and later died. All Czech Universities were closed […]
4th Biennial Ideas in Politics Conference