Biography:

Born in 1978 in Opava.
After finishing secondary grammar school graduated at Institute of Creative Photography of the Silesian University in Opava. Currently studies the PhD program. 
In 2008 – 2011 studied social anthropology, international relations and Spanish at the Masaryk University. Based in Prague works as a free-lance photographer specializing in documentary and portrait photography.

Selected group exhibitions

2016       Circulations (Festival de la Jeune Photographie Européenne), Paris, France
2016       Time
, Pilsen Municipal Gallery, Pilsen
2016       Gypsy Stories, Bohuslav Martinů Centre, Polička
2015       Before, now, then, Gallery Gottfrei, Opava
2015       25 years of Institute of Creative Photography, House of Art, Opava
2013       Fotojatka, creative photography festival, Prague-Brno-České Budějovice 
2012 Photokina Meets Academy, Photokina fair, Cologne;
2012 Civilised Illusions. Collection of photographs of the Olomouc Art Museum,     Art Museum, Olomouc;
2012 Prague Photo 2012. Centre for Contemporary Art DOX, Prague;
2012 The Picture We Live In, Gallery of Central Bohemia Region GASK, Kutná Hora;
2012 The Picture We Live In, House of Art, Bratislava;
2011 The Picture We Live In, Emil Filla Gallery and Museum of Ústí nad Labem;
2011 Czech Press Photo, Gothic Corridor of the Old Town Hall, Prague;
2010 Opava School of Photography/20 Years of the Silesian University Institute of Creative Photography in Opava, Reduta Theatre,                         Brno;
2010 Opava School of Photography/20 Years of the Silesian University Institute of Creative Photography of in Opava, Bochenska                             Gallery Warsaw;
2008 Opava seen by students of the Institute of Creative Photography, Opera Gallery Ostrava;
2008 Opava seen by students of the Institute of Creative Photography, Cabinet of Photography, Silesian Regional Museum in Opava;
2007 Faces And Places, International Festival of Photography in Lodź, Poland;
2007 Dissertations and Projects from the ICP 2006-2007, Czech National Bank Congress Centre, Prague;
2007 Six – six Czech schools of photography, Prague House of Photography, Prague;
2006 Graduate Students of the ICP in Opava 1991-2006, House of Art, Opava;
2006 Stories of Womens´Lives, House of Art in Poprad, Slovakia;
2006 14 Students of ICP, Atmosphere Gallery, Prague;
2006 Dissertations and Projects from the ICP, Jiří Myron Theatre, Ostrava;
2006 Fifteen – 15 Years of ICP, Old Gallery ZPAF, Warsaw;
2005 Fifteen – 15 Years of ICP, Prague House of Photography, Prague;
2005 Fifteen – 15 Years of ICP, Prospekto Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania;
2005 Ethnic and National Minorities in Czech Republic, Lucerna Café, Prague;
2004 Children, foyer of Hvězda cinema, Summer Film School of Uherské Hradiště


Individual exhibitions:

2015       Faces of Century, City Library, Hradec nad Moravicí
2014       Faces of Century, Czech Centre, Budapest
2014       Faces of Century, Czech Centre, Munich
2013       Faces of Century, Czech Centre, Vienna
2013       Beauty of detail, OKO Gallery, Opava 
2013       Faces of Century, Jiří Myron Theatre, Ostrava
2013 Faces of Century, OKO Gallery, Opava 
2012 Faces and Places, Librex Gallery, Opava;
2012 Faces of Century, Amadeus Gallery, Olomouc;
2007 Football In Nairobi, Librex Gallery, Opava;
2006 In the Meantime, Librex Gallery, Opava;
2005 Halfway There, Halfway Café, Prague


Awards:

2012 Prague Photo Young Award

Clients:

Czech Television, Czech Press Agency, Isifa, Aktuálně.cz, Brněnský deník (Brno Daily), Zemědělské noviny (Agriculture Newspaper), Magnus magazine, Muzikus magazine, Koktejl magazine, Sirius magazine, ABC magazine, Mladý svět magazine, Echo magazine, Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Czech Ministry of Health, Czech Ministry of Agriculture, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Alliance Française (Burma), MYSA (Kenya), Albertina Gallery in Vienna, People In Need (Prague, Bratislava), Inex-sda, Unijazz, Mammahelp, Czech Charities organization, Prague Multicultural Centre, Post Bellum, Febiofest etc.