2001 - 2003 International Center of Photography, (ICP); Certificate Program; New York;
Pre-acad. Training: Ohio University, Athens, OH; Acad. Pract.: photo-studios, NYC
1994 - 2001 Master and Bachelor of Arts; Film Academy of Performing Arts, (FAMU);
Dept. of Still Photography; Prague
1998 Internship; photo-studios; Sarasota, FL; New York, NYC
1989 - 1993 High School of Graphic Arts, (SPSG); Field of Creative Photography; Prague

Awards, Grants and Scholarships:
2007 Calendar of the Year; 1st prize in the Commercial Category
2005 Photographic Publication of the Year; Advertising Publication Category
2004 Photographic Publication of the Year; Calendar Category

American Photography 19; Annual Award of the American Professional Photo. Jury;

Chosen Images Category

2000 Fulbright Scholarship for Graduate Studies in the U.S.; Fulbright Student Award
1999 Fujifilm Euro Press Photo Awards; 1st place in Czech Republic
1999 Czech Press Photo ’99; 1st prize in the Sports – Series Category
1997 Pernod in Photography; 1st prize in the Staged Photography Category

Czech Press Photo ’97; 2nd prize in the Everyday Life – Series Category

and prize for the youngest participant

1997 New Names; Emerging Artists Show, Prague House of Photography
1995 Czech Press Photo ’95; 3rd prize in the General News - Series Category

Project co-operations:
2007 Visual project of the Moravian-Silesian Region
2005 - 2006 Skoda Auto Museum, Mlada Boleslav
2004 CowParade in Prague; Nights of Cows; Karlin Factory Hall
2004 Alexander Hackenschmied, Praha – Paris – New York; French Institute, Prague
2003 Expace [ex-space] projects #002; Bookmarket; Knitting Factory; K.O.A.P., NYC
2003 Jersey Pubs – Impressions of unique pubs in Jersey City; Kenwood Theatre Hall
2002 Life of the City; The Museum of Modern Arts, New York
2002 Same Difference, NYC Faith Stories in Words, Music and Dance; West End Theatre
2001 Here is New York – A Democracy of Photographs; New York

Visual Live Project; 18th year of Interkamera Fair;

Design Club Ranny Architects, Prague


Project 2000 + 1 Search for the Lost Elegance 2000;

(part of the program Prague - the European City of Culture of the year 2000);

The Ball Game Hall of the Prague Castle;
Czech Centers, exhibit. halls in Vienna, Paris, Berlin, Bratislava, Kosice, Stockholm

2000 Living Space 2000; Jaroslav Fragner Gallery, Prague
1999 Project 2000+1 Search for the Lost Elegance; Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague
1999 Alexander Hackenschmied – America 1935; Zlinsky Castle, Zlin
1996 FAST Gallery; Prague

Individual exhibitions:
2006 Skoda Auto Museum; Solidni Nejistota Club, Prague;
together with Prof. M. Vojtechovsky and students of Orange Factory
2005 Bohemian National Hall – Photography II.; Bohemian National Hall, NYC
2003 Bohemian National Hall – Photography I.; Czech Center, New York; BNH, NYC
2000 Sarasota Boxing Club, Velryba Gallery, Prague

Detached Dept. of the Women‘s Penitentiary – Repy Facility, Prague;
The House of St. Charles Boromei;

The General Directorate of the Prison Service, Prague

Group exhibitions:

Horizons, 15 Years of the Fulbright Commission in the CR, Skolska 28; Prague

Subsequent show: University of Technology – Faculcy of Fine Arts Gallery; Brno

2006 Photography for Leontinka; 1. year of charity auction, Leontinka foundation
2005 Czech Photography of the 20th Century; Municipal Library; City Gallery Prague
2004 Czech Press Photo ’04; Krizik’s and the Rytirsky Halls, Old Town Hall, Prague
2004 Group Exhibition of 91 Contempor. Artists; Nat. Museum of Photography, J. Hradec
2004 Alexander Hackenschmied; Kosek Gallery, Zlin
2003 Paris Photo; represented by Leica Gallery Prague, Pariss
2003 Night of 1000 Drawings; Artists Space, New York
2003 American Photography 19; New York
2003 Photographs by the Next Generation Young Portfolio; Kiyosato Mus. of Photo. Arts
2002 School of the International Center of Photography; New York
2002 Barclays Capital Project, Forrest Scott Gallery; New York
2001 Czech Press Photo ’01, Old Town Hall, Prague
2000 Body in Photography; Manes Gallery, Prague
2000 Fujifilm Euro Press Photo Awards 1999; Divani Appollon Palace Hotel, Athens
2000 Prague in Krakow – Krakow in Prague; The Center for Jewish Culture, Krakow
2000 Photography of FAMU Students; Jan Smok Gallery, Jihlava
2000 Praha Svetacka; U prstenu Gallery, Prague
1999 Czech Press Photo ’99; Old Town Hall, Prague
1999 Advertisement 90 – 99; National Technical Museum, Prague
1999 Dept. of Still Photography in Prague; Month of Photogr.; Czech Center, Bratislava
1999 FAMU Photography “1”; Tosca Spa House; 34th Intl. Film Festival, Karlovy Vary
1999 FAMU Festival 99; Archa Theatre, Prague
1998 Gallery and Bookshop Rytina; Prague
1998 Objectivity, U Recickych Photo-gallery, Prague
1997 Czech Press Photo ’97; Krizik’s and the Rytirsky Halls, Old Town Hall, Prague
1997 Pernod in Photography; Touring Exhibition; Czech Bars
1997 International Study Film and Theatre Festival; Pisek
1997 FAMU Final Bachelor Works; Lichtenstein Palace, Prague
1997 New Names, Prague House of Photography; Prague
1996 Photography from FAMU; Palace of Lazan, Prague
1996 Divus; Prague – Vysocany Railway Station
1996 FAMU Festival 96; Convention Centrum, Prague
1995 Czech Press Photo ’95; Monastery of the Lesser Order of Franciscan, Prague
1995 Photography from FAMU; Palace of Lazan, Prague
1995 Eight to Two; Exhibition Hall of the Maj Cinema, Litomerice
1994 Photography from FAMU; Palace of Lazan, Prague
1989 - 93 Group exhibitions of the School of Graphic Arts

Teaching experiences:
since 2004 Orange Factory; School of Art and Advertising; Prague;
Photography Department; Head Prof. Miroslav Vojtechovsky
2001 - 2003 International Center of Photography; New York;
Teaching Assistant (TA): Robert Blake – Seminar, Sean Justice – Photoshop II.

Work experiences:
since 2003 Freelance; Photography, graphic design, print production

– 2003, 1998 Work and Study Practice; Independent collaboration;

Graphic design, photography, photo-assistance:
Peter Serling Studio, NYC; Robert Blake, NYC;Sean Justice, NYC;
Dick Dickinson Studio, FL;Kristine Larsen, NYC; Amy Arbus, NYC;
Geraldine Dehaugoubart, NYC; Eugene Pollux, FL; John Reuter, NYC
New York Metropolitan Library Council, NYC;Czech Center, NYC
International Center of Photography, NYC

1996 - 2001 Cultura Informa Bohemia; Information office for architecture, fashion,
design and photography; Resident artist; Prague

- 2001 MKM Studio; Advert. agency; Photo-project’s collaboration;

Photography, graphic design and assistance; Prague


- 2001 Independent Magazine Collaboration;

Journalism and documentary photography

Since 2004 Elected member of the Association of Prof. Photographers of the CR, (AF)
Since 1993 Elected member of the Syndicate of Journalists of the CR, (SNCR)
2003 Member of the Committee to Protect Journalist, (CPJ)

Photographs in collections of galleries, institutions and organizations:
Barclays Capital, NYC
Detached Department of the Women‘s Penitentiary, Prague
Here is New York – A Democracy of Photographs, NYC
Kiyosato Museum of Photographic Arts, Kiyosato, Japan
Museum of Decorative Arts, Prague
Museum of South-Eastern Moravia in Zlin, Cabinet of Alexander Hackenschmied
National Museum of Photography, Gold Collection, Jindrichuv Hradec
Private Collections