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veronika bromová
  

Born 12.8.1966, lives and works in Prague

studies:        
1987 – 1993              Applied Arts University, Prague, Prof. J. Šalamoun,
                                Magister Artis in Graphics and Illustrations.

1982 – 1986              High School of Art, Prague.

solo exhibitions:
2003   AUTOBIOGRAPH, Kunsthalle Krems-Factory, Krems
2002   EFFECT DEFECT, Czech center, Berlin
          EFFECT DEFECT, Behemot gallery, Prague
          TOGETHER, with Martin Mainer, KrausErben Gallery, Dresden

2001   EFFECT DEFECT, Feichtner and Mizrahy Gallery-Breuner Palace, Vienna           Parts of me - Parts of N.Y.C., Moravian Gallery, Brno (catalogue).

2000   Parts of me - Parts of N.Y.C., New York University Prague,
          Prague
(catalogue).
          PLACES ON EARTH , Špála Gallery, Prague.
          
PLACES ON EARTH, Sokolská 26 Gallery, Ostrava

1999   ZEMZOO, Pavillion Czech Republic, 48.
          Venice Bienial of The Contemporary Art, Venice (catalogue).
          ZEMZOO, JAMA 10 Gallery, Ostrava (catalogue).
          PARTS OF ME - PARTS OF N.Y.C.

1998   VARIOUS, City Gallery Polička, Polička.
          BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, Chappel Gallery, Bruntál.
          ZEMZOO, Nová sín Gallery, Prague (catalogue).

1997   VERONIKA BROMOVÁ – Photography, G4 Gallery, Cheb.
          ON THE EDGE OF THE HORIZON, Prague City Gallery,
          Old Town Hall, Prague (catalogue).

1996   OUT OF PHOTO 1, Mala stanica Gallery, Soros centr, Skopje, Macedonia.
          
ROZA EXTASY, Verlyba Gallery, Prague.
          LOVERS, JNJ Gallery, s K. Vincourovou a M. Othovou, Prague.
          MONTH of PHOTOGRAPHY, Gallery Michalský dvor, Bratislava (catalogue).

1993   AROUND, Radost Gallery, s M.Othovou, Prague.

1991   SECRET PHOTOALBUM, Supraclub Gallery, Prague.

group exhibitions:
2003   ABSOLUT GENERATIONS, Palazzo Zenobio, Venice, (catalogue)
          
CLICK, Muzeum a Galerie v Policce, Policka
          
WEAK AND AGGRESSIVE, Zverev Center for Contemporary Art, Moscow
          
REACENTLY DEVELOPED, Feichtner and Mizrahi, Vienna
          
MAIS QUELLE TETE TU FAIS!, Galerie le Garage, Toulouse

2002   CORPS ET TRACES, Musée des Beaux-Arts, Nancy
          
INSIDEOUT, Bunkr, Berlin.
          GIRLS RIDE, Palace Tivoli, Ljubljana


2001   TO FLOW TO, Chromosome Gallery, Berlin.
          ARTISTS to ARTIST(Support of czech artmagazin-auction,
          Tvrdohlavý Gallery, Prague (catalogue).
          ANTEPRIMA BOVISA – MILANO EUROPA 2000, Trienale Palace,
          Milano (catalogue),
          ARCO, Feichtner and Mizrahi Gallery-Vienna, Chuan Carlos Parc,
          Madrid (catalogue).
          NO FLASH, Soros Center for Contemporary Art, Kyjev.
          THE NUDE IN THE CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY,
          Museum of City Olomouc, (catalogue).
          BOHEMIAN BIRDS, Dresdner bank, Frankfurt am Main (catalogue).

2000   TRANSGLOBE, Mánes Gallery, Prague (catalogue).
          JEUX D AMOUR, Wigmore Fine Art, Battersea Art Center,
          London (catalogue).
          DER ANAGRAMMATISCHE KORPER, ZKM Karlsruhe (catalogue).
          GIRLS SHOW, National Gallery, Bucuresti.
          THE END OF THE WORLD? National Gallery Prague, Kinsky Palace, 
          Prague (catalogue).
          GIRLS SHOW, Emil Fila Gallery, Ústí nad Labem.
          ARTFORUM, Feichtner-Mizrahy Gallery, Berlin (catalogue). 
          AFTER THE WALL, Hamburger Banhof, Berlin, (catalogue).
          ACTUAL INFINITY, Prague City Gallery, Prague, (catalogue).
          PERMANENT EXHIBITION OF ART 19. and 20. Century,
          National Gallery-Veletrzní Palace, Prague.

          JINDRICH CHALUPECKY PRIZE - Finalists exhibition,
          Veletrzní Palace-Natioal Gallery, Prague.
          STORY, NoD Gallery, Prague.
          THE NUDE IN THE CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY, Imperial Stables at the
          Prague Castle (catalogue).
          BOHEMIAN BIRDS, Kunst Haus Dresden, Dresden (catalogue).

1999   DUSK, Centre of Contemporary Art, Seattle.
          CZ 99 – ARTLAB, Venceslas Squere. 15, Praha.
          DER ANAGRAMMATISCHE KORPER, Kunsthaus Muerz, Graz.
          AFTER THE WALL, Moderna Museet, Stockholm (catalogue).
          LOVE and DESIRE, Gallery Photology, Milan.
          WITHOUT THE WALL, annual exhibition SCSU, Marble Palace,
          St. Petersburg (catalogue).
          THINGS GOING SMOOTHLY, Trafó, Budapest.
          RONDO, Ludwig Muzeum, Budapest..

1998   BODY IN PHOTOGRAPHY, Fotofest Prague–Kolín nad Labem,
          Salmovsky Palace, Prague (catalogue).
          FICTION INTIMÉE, Fundation J. Miró, Barcelona,
          Centre George Pompidou in Espace Elektra, Paris (catalogue).
          ART OF THE WORLD ´98, Passage de Retz, Paris
          (catalogue- apendix of Beaux Art magazine).
          Czech Art IN THE 90´, Prague City Gallery, permanent exhibitions,
          Golden Ring Hous, Prague (catalogue).
          CLOSE ECHOES, Prague City Gallery, City Library building,
          Prague (catalogue).
          CLOSE ECHOES, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems (catalogue).
          BODY OF EVIDENCE, Museum of Arts, Olomouc (catalogue).
          CERTAINTY AND SEARCH IN CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY,
          Berlin (catalogue).
          PRAGUE HOUSE of PHOTOGRAPHY -opening of new gallery space,
          Prague (catalogue).

1997   JINDŘICH CHALUPECKÝ PRIZE - Finalists exhibition,
          Prague Castle, Prague.
          ANGEL, ANGEL, Rudolfinum Gallery, Prague.
          CERTAINTY AND SEARCH IN CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY,
          Bratislava (catalogue).
          SYMPTOMY, HI-TECH/ART, House of the Art, Brno.
          INTROSPEKCE, Prazáks Palace,
Moravien Gallery, Brno (catalogue).
          CHIMERA, Midleeuropa Photographies, Halle (catalogue).
          PARALELY PRAGUE - PARIS, Czech Center, Paris (catalogue).
          CERTAINTY AND SEARCH IN CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY,
          House of the Art, Brno (catalogue).

1996   CERTAINTY AND SEARCH IN CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY,
          Prague Castle, Prague (catalogue).
          EXTERIOR versus INTERIOR, Cosmos Gallery, Bratislava (catalogue).
          ORBIS FICTUS EXTRACTUS, City Gallery, Polička.
          ZLÍNSKÝ SALON of the ART, Zlín (catalogue).
          URBAN LEGENDEN – PRAG,  Kunsthalle Baden-Baden (catalogue).

1995   ORBIS FICTUS, Valdštejnská jízdárna, II. Anual exhibition of SCSU,
          new media in contemporary art, Prague (catalogue).
          DIVUS-BAZAR, Libenský Island, Prague.
          BORDERS of PHOTOGRAPHY, Prague House Photography, Prague.
          TEST RUN, Máns Gallery, Prague (catalogue).
          CLEAR PROFIT, MXM Gallery, Prague (catalogue).
          BIENNIAL OF YOUNG ARTISTS,
Jan Koniarik Gallery, Trnava (catalogue).

1994   BIENNIAL OF YOUNG ARTISTS / ZVON 94, Prague City Gallery,
          Stone Bell House, Prague (catalogue).
          MUZZLE, Fragner Gallery, Prague (catalogue).
          WOMANS HOUSES, Štenc House Prague,
          ASSUMPTIONS OF REALITY, Obecni House Gallery, Prague.

1993   LIBRARII, The Globe – englische literary cofee, exhibition of book
          project, Prague.
          EXHIBITION of DIPLOMA WORKS, Aplied Arts University, Prague.
          EUROTICA 93, Melkweg Gallery, Amsterdam.
          NEW NAMES, Prague House of Photography, Prague.

1992   HER BROTHER, HIS HUSBAND, Spala Gallery, Prague.
          WOMANS
HOUSES, Prague Cultural Center Gallery
          in Womans Houses, Prague.
          COLUMBUS EGG, Béhémot Gallery, Prague (catalogue).

1991   PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION, Modes Robes Gallery, Prague.

grants and stipends:
1998    Grant Hlavní město Praha. Three month residency at  International
           Studio Program, New York. Additional grant Soros centre of
           Contemporary Art

1997    Annual grant, Soros centre of Contemporary Art, Praha.

1995    Special grant, Soros centre of Contemporary Art, Praha,  Whitney
           Museum of American Art, New York, artist exchange in cooperation
           with National Gallery Prague.

publications:
1998              ZEMZOO, catalogue.

1997              Artists on Themselves – „N.Y.„, for UMĚLEC magazine.

1995               „Trip„, Art project for Divus magazine.

1993              Máj, K.H.Mácha, artists publication, illustrations - graphic design.

1992-97         Art and graphic work for YAZZYK magazine.

1991              Joint founder of  literary-art magazine YAZZYK.

Selected bibliography:
1999
           Vít Havránek: Emotiones Provokted in Artist, # 1, p. 23
           Jeff Hush: ZEMZOO - Veronika Bromová in Atelier, # 1, p. 23

1998
           Petr Volf: Energy Pump, interview in Reflex Weekly, # 11, pp. 16-19
           Laďka Bauerová: The Shock of The Nude in The Prague Post,
           March 18-24, p. B3
           Olga Malá, Karel Srp: in Czech Art in the 90s, catalogue of the
           permanent exhibition, Prague City Gallery

1997
           Deanna Petherbridge: The Quick and The Dead, catalogue,
           Hayward Gallery, London, pp. 58-59
           Tereza Bruthansová: Jeune art tcheque in Art Press, # 226,
           July/August, pp. 64-65
           Karel Srp: Something about Photography and Other Media
           in Artist # 3, pp. 12-13
           Jiří Černický: So I mix it up a bit, interview in Koktejl # 7-8, p. 158
           Olga Malá: Veronika Bromová in On the Edge of the Horizon,
           catalogue
           Tereza Bruthansová: Worlds Temptingly Marked Top Secret,
           interview in On the Edge of the Horizon, catalogue
           Marta Smolíková: Sur la ligne d´horizon in Paralleles Prague Paris,
           II, catalogue, pp. 24-27

1996
           Tereza Bruthansová: Another Perspective on the World
           of the Body in Imago # 2, pp. 6-11
           Jochen Poetter: Photographic Surgery in Urban Legends,
           catalogue, Staatlische Kunsthalle, Baden-Baden

1995
           Andrée Cooke: Interview in Flash Art #148, October, pp. 55
           Michaela Kádnerová: Well-rounded People in Elle # 9, pp. 28
           Tereza Bruthansová: Faces, Masks, Simulations in Kavárna
           AFFA # 4, pp. 65  

prizes:
1999               First place in competition for 58.
                      Venice Biennial of Contemporary Art.

1997               Finalist for the Jindřich Chalupecký prize.

1995               Grammy 95 – Česká republika, Best CD cover.

 

collections:
              
Gallery of the City of Prague,
          
    
Museum of Art Olomouc,
          
    
City Gallery Polička,
          
    
Centre Georges Pompidou Paris,
          
    
Czech National Gallery,
          
    
Moderna Museet Stockholm,
          
    
private collections,
          
    
Vodka Absolut Collection

From 2001, Leading pedagog on School of New Media department - Photographic and Digital image on Prague Academy of Fine Arts.

 

 

© 2003
Veronika Bromová