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Viktor Čech (*1980)

is curator, critic and theoretic of contemporary art based in Prague. He studied art history at Charles University in Prague, now he is working on his PhD thesis at FUD ÚJEP in Ústí, CZ.

He is lecturer at Art Education Department, Faculty of Education at Charles University in Prague.

Since 2005 he has prepared a number of curatorial projects focused on different topics of contemporary art.  He is currently most interested in relationships between visual art and choreography or dance.

 


Awards:

2019   Věra Jirousová Award for Art Critics

 


Residencies:

2014   RAVI Liège, Belgium – curatorial residency

2014   INI Project, Prague –  experimental project Je ne travaille Jamais

 


Published books:

2018   Choreografický moment, FUD UJEP, Ústí nad Labem. ISBN 978-80-7561-147-5

2014   Je ne Travaille jamais, INI, Prague. ISBN 978-80-260-6449-7


Articles published in magazines:

Flash Art CZ/SK, Flash Art International, Magazine X for Contemporary Drawing, Ateliér, Era 21, Art & Antiques, MF Dnes, Artalk.cz, A2, Arts of the Working Class and others.