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Viktor Takáč
Kocianova 5
155 00, Praha 5,
 +420 774 201 391 viktak.viktak@gmail.com
Born: 8 October 1982, CZ

EDUCATION
2007 – 2012 Academy of Fine Arts, AVU, Prague, CZ
Master’s programme in Intermedia Studies
workshop of: Jiří Příhoda

Master’s programme in New Media
workshop of: Michael Bielický

2005 Student mobility programme
Department of Sculpture, Object and Installation
Academy of Fine Arts and Design, Bratislava, SK

2007-04 Bachelor in Illustration for the Medias and Multimedia Design
Institute of Art and Design, Pilsen, CZ

AWARDS
2013 ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2013: First Prize
2013 Vienna Insurance Group – Special Invitation
2007 “Other visions”: First Prize, Olomouc Festival of Film Animation

COLLECTIONS
2011 private collection, Istanbul

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2015 Black light (with Anna Hulačová Litvanová), Photograf gallery, Prague, CZ
2015 Demonstration of Medium (with Petr Krátký), Greenhouse, Berlin, DE
2013 Studio of Retrospectives, Gallery Jiří Švestka, Prague, CZ
2012 White is when, Gallery Cube – Meet Factory, Prague, CZ
2011 Diplopy of space, Fenester gallery, Prague, CZ
2010 Since the beginning until now, Školská 28 gallery, Prague, CZ
2010 Intubation, 100m3 gallery, Mělník, CZ
2010 I’ll be right back, Pavillon gallery, Prague, CZ
2009 Staircase Effect, Ve sklepě gallery, Prague, CZ
2008 Pavillon, Pavillon gallery, Prague, CZ
2007 How to explain video art to snails, with Erik Sikora, Austrian Cultural Forum, Prague, CZ

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 OFF2 BIENNALE, Veletržní palác, Prague, CZ
2015 Maybe It Has Happened Already, Vitrína Deniska, Olomouc, CZ
2014 Roxy Visuals vol. 3, club ROXY, Prague, CZ
2014 Kamera: Petr Krátký, Viktor Takáč, Zuzana Žabková, galerie KABINET T., Zlín, CZ
2014 VIG special invitation – Junge Kunst aus CEE, Wien, AU
2013 ESSL ART AWARD – 1st prize, FUTURA, Prague, CZ
2013 Hi5, The Brno House of Arts, Brno, CZ
2012 VI. Zlín Youth Salon 2012, Zlín, CZ
2012 Islands of Resistance: Between the First and Second Modern 1985–2012, Prague, CZ
2011 Lessons in Art, with Michal Pěchouček, The Stone Bell: City Gallery, Prague, CZ
2011 ELEVENTH HOUR, gallery FUTURA, Prague, CZ
2011 Tabula rázná, chapel Liběchov, Cz
2011 I Got Life, ANU – School of Art, Canberra, AUS
2010 Collectors “The Czecho-Slovak Pavillion”, Brot Kunsthalle, Vienna, AU
2010 Dny otevřených dveří, Galerie Jelení, Prague, CZ
2010 Demoraum, Akademie der bildenden Kunste, Vienna, AU
2010 Artyčok ArtFair, Meet factory, Prague, CZ
2010 Girls and boys which are fine with it, Sam83 gallery, Plzeň, CZ
2009 The Dearest, Galerie Půda, Jihlava, CZ
2009 Animation Object: The Third Sense, Zlín, CZ
2009 Bad filming, Brno Contemporary Art Center, Brno, CZ
2007 Gallery Output, Prague, CZ
2007 Electronic sheep, Academy of Fine Arts, AVU, Praha, CZ
2006 Unfalse Trail, Police Museum, Prague, CZ
2005 Serial Systems, Plauen, Germany
2004 The Lay of the Love and Death of Cornet Christopher Rilke by Rainer Maria Rilke, Prague, CZ

SCREENINGS
2014 Sleepy film, FAMU, Prague, CZ
2013 Imagina, International Film Festival, Karlovy Vary, CZ
2011 Other Visions, Clocktower Gallery – PS1, New York, US
2010 DA fest 2010, National Academy of Art, Sofia, RO
2010 Transgression “Ayahuasca”, Asia’s Media Art Organisation, Hong Kong, CN
2010 Other Visions, Église Saint-Merry & Centre Culturel Tchèque, Paris, FR
2010 Other Visions, DOX, Prague, CZ
2010 Festival of non-realized events, GAVU, Academy of Fine Arts, AVU, Praha, CZ
2010 Videokemp 2010, GASK, Kutná Hora, CZ
2009 4+4 Days in Motion Festival, Prague, CZ
2009 8th Festival of Animated Film, Olomouc, CZ
2008 Cargo 2008, Budapest, HU
2007 Holiday in Pilsen, Světozor Cinema, Prague, CZ
2007 Ostrava Film Festival, CZ
2006 Bratislava International Film Festival, SK
2006 Friendly Movie II, Světozor Cinema, Prague, CZ
2006 Friendly Movie II, Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, CZ
2005 New Media Festival, Cheb, CZ

CURATORIAL PROJECTS:
2013 Bezpředmětný film / Non-objective film, Galerie U dobrého pastýře, TIC, Brno

STAYS ABROAD
2011 Australian National University – School of Art, Canberra, AUS
workshop of New Medias and Photography
2010 Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, AU
workshop of : Dorit Margreiter
2010 Taipei Drift workshop, Taipei, TW
2005 Cherson Academy of Fine Arts, Cherson, UA
2005 New Media workshop, Žilina, SK