KATIE HOLTEN / JIŘÍ THÝN

Artist: Katie Holten, Jiří Thýn


Curator: Michal Novotný

 

From 11/09/2012 to 25/11/2012

 

Katie Holten was born in 1976 in Ireland. She studied at the National College of Art and Design in Dublin and at Hoschule der Kunst in Berlin. Five years after her graduation she was selected to represent Ireland on the 50th Venice Biennale in 2003. Holten prepared many solo exhibitions in museums and galleries, for example New Orleans Museum of Art (2012), Dublin City Gallery The Hugh Lane, Dublin (2010), The Bronx Museum, New York (2009), Villa Merkel, Esslingen (2008), Nevada Museum of Art, Reno (2008) a Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis (2007). In 2007 she marked out 100 trees along the Grand Concourse in Bronx, New York, which is about four and a half miles long. Each one had a sign that gives a

phone number and a code to listen to short recordings of people speaking about the Bronx, their lives and their work.
Jiří Thýn was born in 1977 and graduated from the photography studio under Pavel Stecha at the Academy of Applied Arts in 2006, after also spending one year at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague (studio of Vladimir Skrepl and Jiri Kovanda) and the UIAH in Helsinki. He is a member of the artist group Ladvi, established in 2005, that engages in interactions in public space of a socially beneficial nature and at a
local community level. He took part in artist in residency programmes in Bern (2007), Mexico City (2009) and New York (2011). Thýn has had solo exhibitions at the Josef Sudek Gallery (2006), the Atrium at the Moravian Gallery in Brno (2010), Prague City Gallery at the Old Town Hall (2010), G99 Gallery at DUMB:
Brno House of Arts (2011), the House of Arts in Ceske Budejovice (2011). He is nominated for this years Chalupecky Award.


installation view
installation view
Jiří Thýn
Jiří Thýn
Installation, curtain, water, black paint, 201212,20
Katie Holten / Walks 2010 - 2012
Katie Holten / Walks 2010 - 2012
Collected objects 205 x 93 cm
 
CURRENT! JIŘÍ SURŮVKA: Samostatná výstava 09/12/2016 12/02/2017 JIŘÍ SURŮVKA: Samostatná výstava CURRENT! ROY DA PRINCE 09/12/2016 12/02/2017 ROY DA PRINCE CURRENT! IEVA KRAULE, KASPARS GROSHEVS: Dancing Water 09/12/2016 12/02/2017 IEVA KRAULE, KASPARS GROSHEVS: Dancing Water AUTO ITALIA: SHELL CORPORATION (prezentace / presentation) 01/11/2016 AUTO ITALIA: SHELL CORPORATION (prezentace / presentation) MARTIN ZET: | 24/09/2016 27/11/2016 MARTIN ZET: | MAGICIAN'S RIGHT HAND 24/09/2016 27/11/2016 MAGICIAN'S RIGHT HAND Azar Alsharif (NO/IR) / Diogo Evangelista (PT) / Anna Franceschini (IT) / Matyáš Chochola (CZ) /Henning Lundkvist (SE) / Nuno da Luz (PT) / Ana Manso (PT) / Nikolai Nekh (RUS) André Romão (PT)/ Iza Tarasewicz (PL) MORE THAN LOVERS, MORE THAN FRIENDS 21/06/2016 11/09/2016 MORE THAN LOVERS, MORE THAN FRIENDS Maxime Boidy + Pierre Paulin + Tan Lin; Kasper Bosmans + Marthe Ramm Fortun, Jan Brož + Barbora Kleinhamplová, ​Elaine Cameron-Weir + Carlos Reyes + Ben Schumacher, Andrew Dorsey, Sonja Engelhardt + Thom Kubli, Jason Hendrik Hansma + Vivian Sky Rehberg, Huang Xiaoli + Li Jinghu + Li Yueyang + Yang Zi + Zhang Xiyuan, K.r.m. Mooney, Parallel Practice; Augustas Serapinas; Allison Somers, Nicholas Aung Sung ROBERT ŠALANDA: Passive perpetrator 21/06/2016 11/09/2016 ROBERT ŠALANDA: Passive perpetrator JIMENA MENDOZA: The Notion of Distance (THREAT) 16/04/2016 05/06/2016 JIMENA MENDOZA: The Notion of Distance (THREAT) THOMAS JEPPE: Neo-Lad 16/04/2016 05/06/2016 THOMAS JEPPE: Neo-Lad KASIA FUDAKOWSKI: Meat in Window, Worried by a Wasp 16/04/2016 05/06/2016 KASIA FUDAKOWSKI: Meat in Window, Worried by a Wasp NEOLASTOSCOPE 26/01/2016 27/03/2016 NEOLASTOSCOPE Matthijs Munnik ANNA DAUČÍKOVÁ 26/01/2016 27/03/2016 ANNA DAUČÍKOVÁ INTERMARIUM 26/01/2016 27/03/2016 INTERMARIUM Chto delat, Grupa Azorro, IRWIN, Pavla Malinova, Svätopluk Mikyta, Rafani, Little Warsaw + film Walser by Zbigniew Libera DEBTS EROTIC REVIEW SINAI 13/10/2015 03/01/2016 DEBTS EROTIC REVIEW SINAI Than Hussein Clark