Klvaňovo gymnázium Kyjov  (Josef Klvana Grammar School in Kyjov 1991 - 1996)
The State Conservatory in Brno (bassoon  - 1993 - 1995)
Crossroads School for the Arts and Sciences (1995 - 96)
Masaryk University  -   Arts Faculty (English and American Studies/Film studies) - MA in 2002
Faculty of Fine Arts of the Brno University of Technology   - MFA in 2006

Student Erasmus + mobility
to Winchester School of Arts, UK (2003)
Teaching Erasmus+ mobilities: Porto Catholic University, Portugal (2010), Kunsthochschule Mainz, Germany (2011), Akademia Sztuk Pieknych, Warszava (2013), Leeds University - School of Design, UK (2014), Duncan of Jordanstone School of Art, UK (Dundee, 2014), Tartu College of Art (2015), ÉSBAN Nimes, France (2016); Akademia Likovnich Umjetnosti, Sveuciliste u Zagrebu, Chroatia, 2017; Academy of Art, Cluj-Napoca, Romania,  2018; Gode Delcev University, Academy of Fine Art, Stip, North Macedonia, 2019.

Work Experience:

2002: Moravian Gallery  - personal assistant in the graphic design department
2003 - 2004: teacher at the Rehoř & Řehořová Language School
2004 - 2007: teacher and translator for Keswick Partners ltd.
2007:  worker at the Binny Plants nursery in Ecclesmachan, West Lothian, Scotland
2007 - present: English and art theory teacher at FFA BUT, 2009 - 2012 Vice-Chair and Chair of the Faculty of Fine Arts  Academic Senate, currently Associate Dean for International Affairs, The Faculty of Fine Arts of the Brno University of Technology

In the past ten years, I have had over thirty  solo exhibitions, namely:

Western Bohemian Gallery, Go to the Countryside! Fine Art and Folk Culture in the Czech Lands 1800-1960, curator: Petr Jindra (2019).
Gallery of the City of Pilsen - Other Worlds, Other Rooms (group exhibition, curator Jana Písaříková), 2019
Galerie Jáma 10, Ostrava (2017)
Galerie Dole, Ostrava (2016)
National Theatre in Brno (2016)
The Lord’s Yard Gallery, Veselí nad Moravou (2014) - with Denisa Krausová
Galerie Jiří Putna, Brno (2014)
City Gallery of Blansko (2013)
Galerie Art, Brno (2013)
Galeire Peron, Prague (2012)

I have taken part in over twenty curated group  exhibitions, some of them curated by state or renown municipal galleries in the Czech Republic (Galerie Klatovy/Klenová,  Galerie u dobrého pastýře in Brno, The County Gallery in Jihlava, The Regional Gallery in Liberec, etc...)

For the exhibitions, see links  in the Links section of this website
For the full list of exhibitions, see

I have curated and organized three painters' symposia (workshops) and eight group exhibitions; I also co-run a private (but non-profit) gallery in my hometown, where I have been responsible for  over fourty exhibitions in the past ten years as a curator.
I have published reviews in specialized art magazines (Atelier) and exhibition catalogs (published thanks to various grants I have submitted).

Over the course of my involvement with the academic sector, apart from general English, I have designed and taught the following courses of art theory (in English)  at the Department of Art Theory and History at the Faculty of Fine Arts:
Artists and Issues, Subversive Art/Collusive Art, The Purpose of Art Now, Art/Commerce/Power, The Art of Interpreting Film, Around 1956 (film, art, culture, and society of the mid-1950s), Artists and Curators in Texts. The descriptions  of these courses, including the bibliography, can be found at

Bibliography - articles in books:

Petra Hanáková, ed. Výzvy perspektivy, 2008
Barbora Lungová, ed. Pamě't FaVU, 2015, see
list of articles and catalogue texts at:

botany, lepidopterology, pomology, biking, mushrom hunting, art theory, film studies,  fiction, public sphere + environmental activism, local politics, jazz piano, exhibition curating/production/sponsoring

Painter, teacher