Matyáš Chochola

6.4.1986 Hradec Králové

 

studies:

2008 - 2014 Academy of Fine Arts, Prague, studio of Vladimír Skrepl and Jiri Kovanda

2005 - 2007 Faculty of Fine Arts, Brno, school of figurative sculpture

2009 - scholarship at temporary studio of Zbigniew Libera (PL)

2010 - scholarship at temporary studio of Group Gelitin (A)

2012 - scholarship at temporary studio of Florian Pulmhösl (A)

2012 - scholarship at Studio of Glass of Rony Plesl at Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague

2013 - Universitaet der Kunste Berlin, klasse Thomas Zipp, (D)

 

awards:

2016 Jindřich Chalupecký Award

2012 Václav Chad Award /VI. Zlín Youth Salon/

 

solo exhibitions:

2016

Magic, Exotic, Erotic, Jindrich Chalupecky Award Final, National Gallery, Prague

 

2015

ASTRAL DUST ASTRAL, Grimmuseum, Berlin (DE)

MMXV, SVIT gallery, Prague (together with Kirstine Ropestorff)

Pleasantry Pleasantry, Gallery at the Good Shepherd, Brno (together with Ladislav Vondrák)

Telepresence of a Gasoline Warlock of the Digital Era and his Green-Brown Gown-Clad Marten in the Temple of Heavens During Late New Moon, GAVU Cheb

(together with Lumír Hladík)

Laugh Ha Cha Cha Cha Ha Ha, Happy Throaty Laugh, Regional Gallery of Art Zlín

 

2014

The Song of Birds of Prey, Fotograf Festival 2014

Bye Bye Dragonfly, Kostka gallery (Meet Factory), Praha

All Beings That Are Constantly Laughing to Us, 207 gallery of VŠUP, Prague

 

2013

180 on the Speedometer of Emotional Intelligence, Ferdinand Baumann gallery, Prague

 

2012

Imagery Preceeding the Fight (in collaboration with Barbora Kleinhamplová), Prádelna Bohnice, Praha

Atavism, Coat of  Arms, Drapery and Tutanchamon, Barefoot Mánes gallery, České Budějovice

The Exhibition,  A.M. 180 gallery, Praha

 

2011

Kindly Familiar (in collaboration with Daniel Vlček), Trafačka gallery, Praha

Wandering Travels, Fotograf gallery, Praha

 

2010

Inevitable Encounter with a Master Chip, Bjornsonova 2, Bratislava (SK) 

Direction of Vortex – Smell of Smell, Altán Klamovka, Praha

Equestrian Statue of a God, Sam83 gallery, Česká Bříza

Conquest of Paradise (in collaboration with Barbora Kleinhamplová)

Galerie Mladých, BKC, Brno

 

2009

Type of a Style (in collaboration with Barbora Kleinhamplová)

Anne Frank Memorial gallery, café Spolek, Brno

Heartbreaker, M.odla gallery, Praha

Went Two and Middle One Had Backslid, Ve Sklepě gallery, Praha 

Daily Life, Benzinka gallery, Slaný

 

2008

Exhibition Humhala, Jelení gallery, Praha

Christmaschrision!, Potraviny gallery, Brno

 

2007

Houmlesprojekt, Makráč gallery, ÚMCHČR, Praha

 

 

collective exhibitions:

2017

Charlottenborg Spring Exhibition, Charlottenborg, Copenhagen

 

2016

Magician Right’s Hand, Futura gallery, Prague

Ultra Violet Ritual, Manifesta 11

collaboration with Azem Maksutaj, multiple Thai boxing world champion, Zurich, Switzerland

 

2015

Hidden Language of Flowers, Kinsky Palace, National Gallery, Prague

MAGNETIC LEAKAGE FLUXES, The House of Arts, Brno

 

2014

Plato's Third Eye, Meet Factory, Praha

Wondering Paths, Syntax, Lisboa, Portugal

Crystalization, City Gallery Blansko

Urban Pangea People, Karlin Studios, Praha

About the Chair, BIP  Liége, Belgium

 

2013

Endoambivalent Christmas, Kwadrat Gallery, Berlin (DE)

HOTEL INTERNATIONAL, Cologne (DE)

Senseless Crisis, Luxfer gallery - AZ Tower, Brno

Metaphysik der Disciplin, Czech Centre  Berlin (DE)

FLOW, Prague Bienale 6

Hi5, House of Arts, Brno

 

2012

World Domination, GUM Studio, Torino, Italy

VI. Zlín Youth Salon

The International Bongo-Bongo Brigade: The Hair in the Prophetic-Cannibal Soup of Dr. Emil Holub,  NTK Gallery, Praha

 

2011

Pseudo Science, NTK Gallery, Prague

Finally Together, Emil Filla gallery, Ústí nad Labem

Mikulov Art Sympozium, Mikulov

Art Has No History, Karlin Studios, Praha

Pleso, The Mountain Lake, Meet Factory, Praha

Behind the Spines of the Books I Have Not Read, Hvězda Summer Pavillion, Praha

 

2010

Collected Reflections (Sebrané úvahy), Entrance gallery, Praha

Kas ir čehu máksla ? Il Guciems, Riga (LV)

Bez názvu /Sans Titre/ galerie 35, French institute Prague

 

 

curatorial activities:

2014 Questionmarks in Blurred Grid

curatorial  cooperation with Alexandr Puškin, Czech Centre berlin (DE)

2013  Metaphysik der Disciplin

curatorial cooperation with Karina Kottova and Alexandr Puškin, Czech Centre Berlin (DE)

2013 Breath of Tradition, Jelení Gallery, Prague

2011 Happiness – Asian Cruelty, Festival 4/4 Days in Motion, Prague

2008 – 2010 curatorial project Grocery Gallery, Brno

 

 

 

www.matyaschochola.cz

 

matyaschochola@gmail.com