born in Prague 1955
studies: Art history and philosophy, Charles
working in different professions-curator, musician, nightwatcher,
unofficial visual art, samizdat publishing and
experimental music scene in Czechoslovakia.
Since 1985 based in Amsterdam, cooperation with different art
organization and establishing cooperation with Imaginary Museum
Projects, International Institute for Social Studies, 1990 /1995 work on
multimedia installation Orbis Pictus Revised commisioned by ZKM
In 1991 initiation and maintaining of The Hermit Foundation and The
Center for Metamedia Plasy. 1996/1999 curator of The Modern and
Contemporary Art Departement of The National Gallery in Prague, since
1997 lecturer of mediatheory and history of media at Faculty of Fine Ars
Technical University Brno. Since 2000 supervisor and curator of Medialab
at CFCA Prague.
Presentation of of underground video
from the local archives and some fresh investigative documentary works
of the Czech TV.
Juxtaposition between known and unknown, between "cover" and
"undercover" layers and strategies of the east European