Kryštof Hošek

(cze)

Sculptural work of Kryštof Hošek is primarily devoted to figurative motives. By his plastics, which are oscillating on the edge of decandence, caricature and pop-art critically reacts on present political and economical situation. His handwriting sometimes also comes to hyper-realistic form. He´s exhibiting within group exhibitions at Czech Republic but also abroad.. Besides his main focus he is occassionaly working on other sculptural tasks such as portrait, memorialplaque, bust and other pieces situated both in interior and exterior combining various techniques and materials. His work can be found in private but also public collections. He lives and works in Prague.

Eduacation:

2005–2011

  • Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, sculpture studio, Peter Oriešek, Jan Hendrych, Jaroslav Róna

2001–2005

  • College and High art school of Vaclav Hollar

Exhibitions:

2015

  • Marianska Gallery, Ceske Budejovice
  • Masa, The Chemistry Gallery, Prague
  • Et Cetera, Museu Maxxi, Rome
  • Art Prague 2015, Kafka´s house, presentation within The Chemistry Gallery, Prague

2014

  • Peace please! Artinbox gallery Prague

2013

  • MEAM, Museu Europeu d´Art of Modern, Barcelona
  • Sculpture portrait of Vaclav Havel, Academy of Sciences, Prague
  • Artinbox gallery Prague, “Who is lies, steals…? or: Winning over lies and hatred”
  • Art Prague 2013, Kafka´s house, presentation of The Chemistry Gallery, Prague

2011

  • Thesis 2011, The Chemistry gallery ( selection from art universities AVU, VŠUP, FaVU, FUOU)
  • Graduates AVU 2011, Karlin Hall

2010

  • Into this world, Passage U Hajku, Prague

2009

  • Definition of beauty, Gallery Manes group – Diamant, Prague
  • Spring pottery sculpture, Roztoky u Prahy

2008

  • 9th International sympozium of cast medial, Plaque and Small Sculpture, Uherske Hradiste

2006

  • Figurama, Znojmo

Realizations:

2014

  • Bust of Miroslav Tyrs, Nymburk
  • Bust and commemorative plaque Vaclav Klan
  • Commemorative plaque of archeologist Jaroslav Palliardi, Moravske Budejovice

2012

  • Commemorative plaque Milan Paumer, courtyard of Podebrady castle
  • Sculpture portrait of archabbot Anastaz Opasek, Kosice

2010

  • Sculpture busts of painter Josef Lada, Hrusice
  • Prize „Gryf“ for student's animated films
  • Prize „Golf Family“

2009

  • Prize „Jan Opletal“, Student Chamber of University Council

2004

  • Memorial of Miroslav Tyrs, Sibrina village (near Prague)

Sympoziums:

2006 – Europen Ceramic Context, Bornholm, Denmark 2007 – 9th International symposium of cast medial, Plaque and Small Sculpture, Uherske Hradiste 2008 – Tradition and options, cobalt painting on porcelain, Dubi

Kryštof Hošek
Kryštof Hošek

Kryštof Hošek

Graduate of Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, 2011

Instant Love A Piece Of Cake I, polyester, 240 x 80 cm, 2015 A Piece Of Cake II, polyester, 240 x 80 cm, 2015  Message of peace, mixed media, 155 x 100cm, 2014 The Nation itself, mixed media, 80 x 170 x 160cm, 2013 Cupid (with thanks to Master Michelangelo Merisi known as Caravaggio), polyester, 240 x 160 x 100cm Foot of the first messenger, terracotta, 40 x 75 cm, 2007