IVAN PINKAVA 伊万·品卡瓦

IVAN PINKAVA 伊万·品卡瓦

1961 born in Náchod, northeast Bohemia, on 1 February 1961

1977-81studied graphic arts at another specialized secondary school, Prague

1982 – 86 studied art photography at the Film and Television School of the Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU), Prague

1986 -2004 worked as a freelance photographer. In 1994, published first monograph Dynastie. In 1998, together with Václav Jirásek and Robert V. Novák, published Memento Mori, a volume to accompany an exhibition of the same name, which was held in the galerie Rudolfinum that year.

2004 galerie Rudolfinum Praha organized „Heroes“ a preliminary his second monography, Heroes, which recieved  a number of retrospective of his photographs. At the same time, he published awards.

2005 – 2007 ran the photography studio at the Academy of arts, architecture and dessign, Prague

2008 – 09 again freelance, lives in Oleško near Prague, making theatre posters with the graphic designer Robert V. Novák, devoted himself almost axclusively to art photography.

2009 published at the publishing house Torst his third monograph, Ivan Pinkava  

2010  taking part in the exhibition Decadence Now, Vision of Excess organized by Galerie Rudolfinum Praha, together with artists Cindy Sherman, Jürgen Klauke, Damien Hirst, Nobuyoshi Araki, Robert Mapplethorpe, Jan van Oost and others.

2012 American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center organized his extensive exhibition „Remains 1997 - 2011“ . 

2012  published his fourth monography, Remains, to accompany an axhibition of the same name held by the American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, D.C.

Solo Exhibitions

2015 

Stühle in der Nacht, Tschechisches Zentrum, Wien

Trônes délaissés, Stimultania Gallery, Strassbourg

Categories of Fiction, see+ gallery, Beijing

2014 

Anthropology, Fait Gallery, Brno

Ivan Pinkava, Castle, Fotofestival, Moravská Třebová

2013 

 

Stripped-of Ornament, Zahorian &co Gallery, Bratislava

2012 

Remains, AU Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington DC

Indexace, Galerie Dům, Broumov

2011 

Opposite White, galerie Fiducia, Ostrava

Opposite White, L´été photographique de Lectoure, Hotel de ville / Ancient tribunal , Lectoure

2010 

Where the place – upon to heath (with Josef Bolf), Západočeská  

Galerie,  Pilsen

Seul  reste l´or, Galerie Seine 51, Paris

2009 

Silence, Silence, Dream and Three Mattresses, Vernon international & in Stage, Padua

2007 

Salome, The South Gardens of Prague Castle, Prague

2006 

Heroes – choice, Central exhibition hall „Manesh“, Moscow

Ivan Pinkava and  David Moješčík, Galerie Ars, Brno

2004  

Heroes – Ivan Pinkava, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague

2002  

TNF, Atelier Josefa Sudka, Prague

2001  

Theatre of Lost Soul, Mesaros Gallery, Morgantown, WV,USA

Adam and Eve, Galerie Fiducia, Ostrava

1999  

Cain and Abel, Galerie Allan, Wien

Kain und Abel, Tschechisches Zentrum, Berlin

Ivan Pinkava, Month of  Photography, Bratislava

1998  

Kain a Ábel, Galerie JNJ, Prague

1997-8  

Ivan Pinkava, Centro de la Imagen, Palatio Bellas Artes, Mexico City

1996  

Ivan Pinkava, Vrais Rèves Galerie, Lyon

Ivan Pinkava, Galerie G4, Cheb

Portraits, Frederiks Bastion Gallery, Kobenhavn

1995  

Portréty, Galerie Pallas, Prague

Memento Mori, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, (with Václav Jirásek  and  Robert V. Novák), later traveled to  Mexico  City

1992  

Dynasty, Pražský dům fotografie, Prague

Ivan Pinkava, Hippolyte Gallery, Helsinky

1990 

Ivan Pinkava - Fotografien, Fotogalerie in der Brotfabrik, Berlin

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2015

Avant-Garde and Contemporary Czech Photography II, see+ gallery, Beijing

2014 

Zářivý Krystal, Bohumil Kubišta a české umění 1905-2013, The House of Arts,Ostrava

2013 

Solitude (Ivan Pinkava, Martin Gerboc, Jiří Petrbok) Zahorian &co Gallery, Bratislava

2012

The intimated Circle in Contemporary Czech Photograpy, Municipal Library, Praha

2011 

Fundamenty & Sedimenty, GHMP , Prague 

Fotografie – mutující médium, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague

…a jiné věci, Galerie Caesar, Olomouc

2010 

Decadence Now / Vision of Excess, Galerie Rudolfinum, Praha

EGO, portrét x fotografie, Langhans Galerie Praha, Praha

Darkness for Light – Czech Photography Today, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo

2009-10  

Černobílé Zlaté město 09, Topičův salon, Prague

2009  

Tschechische Fotografie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland in Bonn

2008-9 

The Third Side of the Wall, Moravská galerie, Brno

Nový urbanismus, Galerie Seiene 51, Paříž

2007  

My Favorites Photography, Gallery Seiene 51, Paris

2006  

Sigmund Freud, Život – sen, Staroměstská radnice, Prague

Closed Eyes,Museet for Fotokunst, Odense

2004  

Il Nudo, Fra Ideale e Realità, Galleria d´Arte Moderna, Bologna

Gods Becoming Men, Frissiras Museum, Athens

2003  

Naked before God,The Museum of New Art, Pärnu

2002  

Česká a slovenská fotografie osmdesátých a devadesátých let 20. století,  Muzeum umění Olomouc

2001 

Vintage & Contemporary Czech Photography, S.K. Josefsberg Studio, Portland

Czech Photography, Benham Studio / Gallery, Seattle

GoEurope: the kaleidoscopic eye, Kunsthalle des Artmax, Braunschweig

2000  

Gallery Replica, Stockholm

 

Portrait, New Gallery, Houston 

Akt v české fotografii, Císařská konírna Pražského hradu, Prague

1999  

Czech Photography in the 20th Century, The Eli Lemberger Museum of Photography at Tel-Hai Industrial Park, Israel 

Czech Photography of the 1990‘s, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago

Czech and Slovak Photography, Czech centrum, New York

1998   

Tělo a fotografie, Salmovský palac, Prague

1996  

Facing the End of the Centure, Five Czech Photographers, Taitemia Gallery, Kuopio, Tallin

Jistoty a hledání v české fotografii 90. let, Nejvyšší purkrabství Pražského hradu, Prague, Berlin, Bratislava, Chicago 

The Body in Contemporary Czech Photography, Macintosh Gallery,Glasgow, Braga, London

Soudobá fotografie NOX 1996, National Gallery, Palác Kinských, Prague

1995  

Portrait II, Fotogalerie Wien, Wien

1994  

V ostrém světle, Pražský dům fotografie, Prague

1993  

Fotofeis, MacLaurin Art Gallery, Ayr;  EBRD London, Lisabon, Porto

Presences, The Photographer`s Gallery, Bill Brandt Room, London

1992  

Photographes européens forts de leur Histoire, Salle des Fêtes, Arles

Bratrstvo, Gabina, Ivan Pinkava, Fotogalerie Wien

1991  

Plastic Photography, Rijksmuseum Twenthe, Foto Biennale Enschede

European Photography Award 1991, Berlin

1990  

Choice, Fotofest, Houston

Tchechoslowakische Photographie der Gegenwart, Museum Ludwig, Köln

La Tchècoslovaquie à Arles, Palais de l’Archevêché, Arles

Vision de l’homme, Galerie Municipale du Château d'Eau, Toulouse

1989  

Contemporary Czech Photography, Nieuwe Kerk, Foto 89 Amsterodam, 

1988  

Vize, Moravská galerie, Brno

"11", Galerie Fotochema, Prague

Represented in Galleries

Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris

Fait Gallery, Brno

Gernsheim Collection, Austin

Galerie Klatovy / Klenová

Kinsey Institute art collection, Bloomington

Maison Européene de la Photographie, Paris

Moravská galerie, Brno

Musée de l'Elysée, Lausanne

Museum of Fine Arts of Houston 

Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego

 

Muzeum umění Olomouc

PPF Collection, Prague

Victoria & Albert Museum, London

see+ gallery, Beijing

Books and catalogues (a selections)

Akiko Kasuya, Toshino Iguchi, Atsushi Miyazaki, Zora Rusinkova: Central European Contemporary Art, Tokyo, 2014

Petr Vaňous: Remains – Ivan Pinkava, Praha, Arbor  vitae 2012

Otto Urban: Decadence Now! Za hranicí krajnosti, Praha, Arbor  vitae  2010

Petr Vaňous  a Petr Jindra, Ještě místo – pustá zem, Josef Bolf, Ivan Pinkava, Západočeská galerie v Plzni, 2010

Vladimír Birgus a Jan Mlčoch, Česká fotografie 20. století, Kant, Praha 2010

Vladimír Birgus a Jan Mlčoch, Tschechische Fotografie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Kant, Praha 2009

Petr Vaňous: Ivan Pinkava, Praha, Torst 2009

Slavická, Milena: Ivan Pinkava (heslo), in: Sviblova, Olga: Sixiéme Mois International de la Photographie á Moscou „Photobiennale 2006“, Imprimé par la Companie polygraphique universelle ZAO „Almaz – Press“, Moskva 2006

Weiermair, Peter (ed.): Il Nudo, Fra Ideale e Realita. Una storia dal Neoclassicismo ad oggi, Bologna, Galleria d´Arte Moderna 2004

Lucie-Smith, Edward: Gods Becoming Men, Athény, Frissiras Museum 2004

C. Putna, Martin: HEROES- Ivan Pinkava, Praha, Kant 2004 

Vlachová, Kristýna & Meisnerová-Widmer, Zuzana & Majer, Jiří: Tváře doby. Političtí vězni 50. let, Praha, Nadace Galerie Langhans 2003

Paul Ardenne & Élisabeth Nora: Portraiturés „Be kind to me“Editions du Regard, Paris 2003

Rišlinková, Helena & Lendelová, Lucia & Pospěch, Tomáš: Česká a slovenská 

fotografie 80. a 90 let 20. století, Olomouc, Muzeum umění 2002

Koetzle, Hans-Michael: Das Lexikon der Fotografen 1900 bis Heute,    

Mnichov, Knaur 2002

Jirousová, Věra: Na prahu příběhu, in: Ivan Pinkava TNF, Praha, Fotograf 

v zahradě, Ateliér Josefa Sudka  2002

Olson, Kristina  Krainak, Paul  Moucha, Josef: Ivan Pinkava. Theatre of 

Lost Souls, Morgantown, West Virginia, Mesaros Galleries, West Virginia University 2001

Luciana, James: Black and White Photography, Gloucester, Rockport Publishers, Inc., 2000

Birgus Vladimír, Mlčoch Jan, Akt v české fotografii, Praha, Kant, 2000;The Nude in Czech Photography, Praha, Kant 2000

Birgus, Vladimír: Česká fotografie 90. let, Praha, Kant 1999

Birgus, Vladimír & Vojtěchovský, Miroslav: Czech Photography of the 1990´s: Certainty and Searching, Praha, Kant 1998

Chlíbec, Bohdan & Horyna, Mojmír: Memento Mori (Fotografie V. Jirásek, 

R. Novák, I. Pinkava), Praha, TORST 1998

Birgus, Vladimír & Vojtěchovský, Miroslav: Jistoty a hledání v české fotografii 90. let, Praha, Kant 1997

Nedoma, Petr & Horyna, Mojmír: Memento mori: fotografie, Václav Jirásek, Robert V. Novák, Ivan Pinkava, Praha, Galerie Rudolfinum 1995

Kroutvor, Josef: Dynastie - Ivan Pinkava, Praha, ERM 1994 

Tanaka Min: Moře pod kůží/ The sea inside the skin, foto J. Krejčí a I. Pinkava,

Praha, TORST 1992

Manfred Schmalriede & Silke Schmalriede: 2. Internationale Foto-Trienale 

 

Esslingen 1992, Stuttgart, Cantz 1992