Hynek Alt

Born 1976 in Kutná Hora, Czech Republic. Lives and works in Prague, Czech Republic.

 

Awards and Stipends

2011 Residency, El centro de la Imagen, Mexico City, MX

2010 Nomination Deutsche Börse Photographic Award, London, UK

2010 Atelier MK Slovinsko, London, UK

2009 Finalists, Henkel Art Award, MUMOK, Wien, AT

2007 Honorable mention /Aperture Prize, New York City, USA

2006 Nomination Deutsche Börse Photographic Award, London, UK

2006 Finalists, OHO Group Award, Slovenia

2005 1st prize, Frame005 Award, Brno, CZ

2005 Finalists, EgoArt Prize, Slovakia

2004 Fubright Schollarship, U.S.A.

2001 First Prize at the Portfolio Review Award, Month of Photography

 

Solo Exhibitions (selected)

2018

Unseen (with Václav Kopecký), Amsterdam, Netherlands 

2017

Deep Purple, curated by Michal Novotny, Lucie Drdova Gallery, Prague

2016

Second Half (1st Season), Galerija Fiducia, Ostrava, CZ 

2015

Vila Pirkmajer na Vrtači (architect Josip Costaperaria), Ljubljana 

2014

Systems' Decomposition, Drdova Gallery, Prague (HA)

2013

Blind Spot, House of Art, České Budějovice, CZ

2012

When I Will See You Again, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, SLO

Not Ready! curated by Jiří Ptáček, TIC Gallery, Brno, CZ

The Place from Where You Think, curated by Edith Jeřábková, Fotograf Gallery, Prague

2011

You Can't Change The Weather, curated by Markéta Vinglerová, etc. gallery, Prague

How the Other Half Lives, curated by Pavel Vančát, Jelení Gallery, Prague

2010

Bright Eyes Burning Like Fire, m.odla, Prague

Díra v dlani / Hole in the Palm, curated by Michal Pěchouček, 35m2 gallery, Prague

2009

Dál nic není / Nothing Follows, Entrance Gallery, Prague

Media Specific, curated by Jiří Ptáček, 207 gallery, Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design, Prague

2007

Photographer, Galerie 35, Berlín, DE (HA)

Fotograf, Josefa Sudka Atelier, Prague, CZ (HA)

manwomanunifinished, DVD projection, Krakow Photo Festival, PL (catalogue)

manwomanunfinished, DVD projection, Likovni salon Celje, SL

manwomanunfinished, F/Stop Photo Festival, Leipzig, DE (catalogue)

2006

Book: manwomanunfinished, Kibla, Maribor, SLO

Book: manwomanunfinished, Galerija Fotografija, Ljubljana, SLO

Exposed Appearance, Public presentation at CEC ArtsLink, New York City, USA

The Documentation Project, At 932 2nd Avenue, New York City, USA

2005

Exposed, Vitrínka P. A. S., Prague

You Look Like I Look, Czech Center, New York, USA

2004

untitled 2003, Modern Gallery in Ljubljana, SLO (artists´book and catalogue) (AV)

Various pictures, Gallery Loža, Koper, SLO (artists´book and catalogue) (AV)

2002

Puls, Month of Photography, Bratislava, SK (HA)

2001

The Edge, Malá výstavní síň, Liberec, CZ (HA)

 

Group Exhibitions (selected)

2018

7th Litomyšl Symposium, curated by Jan Zálešák & Jen Kratochvil, Miroslav Kubík Gallery, Litomyšl, CZ

Festival m3 / Art in Space, Prague

#OK/XII. Small Object and Drawing Triennial Galéria Jozefa Kollára, Banská Štiavnice

2015

Manwomanunfinished, Central Europe - Japan Contemporary Art Exchange Kyoto, Zuiun-an- Art Project Space, Kyoto, Japan

Objectonomy, curated by Sally Haftel, Meetfactory, Prague

Still Life Recurring, with Joe Morgan, Lisa Helder, Nathan Cahill, Néstor Guttiérez, Amu gallery, Prague

Setkávání / Begegnung(en), Austrian, Cultural Forum, Prague

You Can´t Change the Weather, Europe Europe, curated by Gunnar B. Kvaran, Ulrich Obrist, Astrup Fearnley Museet, Oslo, Norway

2014

Vienna Fair, The New Contemporary (solo presentation), Vienna, Austria

7th New Zlin Salon, Regional Gallery of Fine Arts in Zlin, CZ

Hin Mah Too Yah Lat Kekt, Gamu gallery, Prague

Ready or not, here I come, Fait gallery, Brno, CZ

Things, curated by Michal Novotný, Design Cloud's Gallery, Chicago, USA

Graphic design, curated by Michal Novotný, Futura gallery, Prague

Pierre Huyghe, curated by Jan Kratochvil, Drdova Gallery, Prague

About the Chair, 9th International Biennial of Photography and Visual Arts, Liege, Belgium

2013

Intimate interactions, curated by Ladislav Kesner, City gallery Ostrava, CZ

The Beginning of the Century, curated by Pavlína Morganová, House of Arts in Ostrava, Ostrava, CZ

Prague Biennale Photo 3, curated by Pavel Vančát, the functionalist railway station Žižkov, Prague

The Intimate Circle in Contemporary Czech Photography, curated by Vladimít Birgus,City Gallery Prague

Measures of Saving the World_Part 1, curated by Margarethe Makovec & Anton Lederer, < rotor > center for contemporary art, Graz, Austria

2012

The Islands of Resistance. Between the First and Second Modernity 1985-2012, curated by Jiří Ševčík, Edith Jeřábková and Jana Ševčíková, National Gallery in Prague at the Veletržní Palace, Prague

The Beginning of the Century, curated by Pavlína Morganová, Pilsen Regional Museum, Pilsen, CZ

Nova F, curated by Vasja Nagy, Galerie Stolp, EPK, Maribor, SLO

2011

Uchronie, curated by Le Bureau, Klatovy/Klenová Gallery, CZ

Inter-view 2, Nitra gallery, Nitra, SK

The Object of the Spectacle, hosté výstavy Jasminy Cibic, Škuc, Ljubljana, SLO

Oblikovanje republike, Muzej za arhitekturo in oblikovanje, Ljubljana, SLO

Fotoobjekti, kurátor: Jan Babnik, Galerija Simulaker, Novo mesto, SLO

Prague Biennale 5, curated by Vjera Borozan, Mariana Serannová, Microna, Prague

Mutating Medium – Photography in Czech Art 1990-2010, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague

In optima forma, Galerija Emily Filly, Usti nad Labem, CZ

Fundamentals & sediments, curated by Petr Vaňous, City Gallery Prague

Cinetactics – Residents IV, MeetFactory Gallery, Prague

2010

Ego / Portrait x Photography, Langhans Gallery, Prague

Cinetactics – Residents IV, MeetFactory Gallery, Prague

Artyčok.tv – Art Fair, MeetFactory Gallery, Prague

Spotlight on Central Europe, Paris Photo 2010, Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, FR

One Day You Will Loose It All, 4+4 Days in Motion, 15th Performing Arts Festival, Prague

2009

After Velvet, City Gallery Prague

Finalists of the Henkel Art Award, MUMOK, Wien, AT

Not a Photograph, Obalne galerije Piran, SLO

2007

Paperworks, City Museum, Ljubljana, SLO

Neexistuju, když mě nevidíš, Galerie Futura Gallery, Prague

Photographic Biennial Dunaujvaros, Institute of Contemporary Art, Dunaujvaros, Hungary

F-Stop Photo Festival, Leipzig, DE

I Don’t Wanna Talk, Czech Centre, Moscau, RU

Intercity: Berlin - Prague, KMZA, Berlín, DE

Contemporary Slovene Photography, Month of Photography, Bratislava, SK

2006

Not quite/not right, Histories, Bodies and Concepts in Contemporary Photography, Galerie Božidar Jakac, SLO

Finalists of the OHO Group Award, Gallery and Center P74, Ljubljana, SLO

Check-In-Europe, Reflecting Identities in Contemporary Art, European Patent Office, Munich, DE

MFA Thesis Show, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Arts, New York, USA

I Image, Galeria Nowa Przestrzen, Lodž Photographic Festival, PL

Intimacy, City Gallery Piran, SLO

1:1 The Interpersonal in the Contemporary Art, Gallery PM, HDLU, Zagreb, HR

2005

Prizor-Privlacnost-Prag, Galerija Kresija, Ljubljana, SLO

Czech Photography of the 20th centrury, City Gallery Prague (HA)

EuroPART, Aktuelle Kunst aus Europa, Billboard Project, AT

Intercity: Berlin - Prague, Mánes, Prague

2LIVE, Gallery of Fine Arts Koroska, Slovenj Gradec, SLO

I Image, Dorothya Gallery, Budapest, HU

EgoArt Prize: Finalists 2005, NoD Roxy, Prague

This is not an Archive, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, USA

2004

Unfinished, quartier 21/Piroschka, MuseumsQuartier Wien, AT

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