Bio — Peter Demek
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Studies

1996-­2000 Secondary School of Art and Design in Košice (Slovakia)
2000-­2006 Faculty of Fine Arts, VUT in Brno (Czech Republic) department sculpture II. (doc.akad.soch. Jan
Ambrůz )

Solo Exhibitions

2003 Lightmotiv, Gallery Půda, Jihlava, Czech Republic
2006 Fasádní Idy, House of Art, Opava, Czech Republic
2006 Phase II., Gallery Fa VU, Brno, Czech Republic
2006 Objects, Gallery Na bidýlku, Brno, Czech Republic
2008 Jednotlivosti, House of Art, České Budějovice, Czech Republic
2009 Silo, International Biennial of Industrial Heritage Zlín, Czech Republic
2011 ObjectSubjectAbsolute, Galery U Dobrého pastýře Brno, Czech Republic
2011 Object SubjectAbsolute II. Galerie Die Aktualität Schönen, Liberec, Czech Republic
2013 Druh-­Druhy, Gallery OFF/FORMAT, Brno Czech Republic
2015 Status, Fait Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic
2017 Status I, Nevan Contempo Gallery, Praha, Czech Republic

Group Exhibitions

2001 Atelier exhibition, Letohrádek Mitrovských, Brno, Czech Republic
2002 Atelier exhibition, Gallery Výpad, Olomouc, Czech Republic
2003 YTONGem-­‐Doma je doma, Atrium of rector s office VUT, Brno, Czech Republic
2004 P l o m a A R T, H o u s e o f A r t , Opava, Czech Republic
2005 Pučení, Area of Zbrojovka, Brno, Czech Republic
2007 Sculpture Grande, Praha, Czech Republic
2007 Mista,Prostory,Mezery, House of Art, Opava, Czech Republic
2008 Sculptures in the streets -­‐ Brno art open, Czech Republic
2009 My Europe, Brusel, Belgium
2009 My Europa, DOX-­‐centre of contemporary art, Praha Czech Republic
2010 Transfer locations, XIV Biennale Internazionale di Scultura di Carrara, GUM Studio, Italy
2012 Konkrétní podzim, Gallery U Přívozu, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic
2013 Rozostřené rozhraní, Gallery Kvalitář, Praha, Czech Republic
2013 SKOK ! Tales of (y)our City, Werkschauhalle (Spinnerei), Leipzig, Germany
2015 Bienalle Internationale d Art non Objectif, Pont de Claix, Grenoble, France
2015 APARTMENT VIII, vila Střelák, Brno, Czech Republic
2015 DEMO & VP, Kvalitář, Praha, Czech Republic
2016 Jazyk, Galerie Hraničář, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic
2017 OBJEKT Liberec, Liberec, Czech Republic

Scholarships

2003 Akademia Sztuk Pieknych im. Jana Matejki, Krakow, Poland
2004 Akademie Für Bildende Künste, Mainz, Germany
2008 work stay in the studio of Vladimir Skoda – Montel, France
2009 work in stay in the studio of Vladimir Skoda – Montel, France
2010 work stay in the studio of Vladimir Skoda – Montel, France

Represented in collections

FAIT Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic

Residency

2013 Mac Dowell Colony, 100 High Street, Peterborough, NH, USA

Awards

2017 Rudolf Eitelberger’s Prize for Interior Design of Sv. Frantisek of Assisi Chapel in Oloumout (joint award)

Manufacturing platform DEMO Works

since 2013 DEMO Works Co. – manufacturing platform which is based on custom-made development of steel elements for the architecture, interior design and metal processing, Praha, Czech Republic

Academic position

since 2016 Assistant Professor of the K. O.V.  (Concept – Object – Meaning) Studio at the Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, Czech Republic