Krištof Kintera


Works
Biography
Exhibitions
  • Krištof Kintera, Out of power tower, 2019, mixed media, variable dimension, installation view at La Triennale, Czech pavilion, Milan
    Krištof Kintera, Out of power tower, 2019, mixed media, variable dimension, installation view at La Triennale, Czech pavilion, Milan, detail
    Krištof Kintera, Out of power tower, 2019, mixed media, variable dimension, installation view at La Triennale, Czech pavilion, Milan, detail
    You got to burn to shine, 2019, group show curated by Teresa Macrì, installation view at La Galleria Nazionale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, This is now how we live, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Universum Infinitum, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, I can tell you your world is dirty, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Dopamine, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Modesty, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, I have seen a lot, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Shoes of the best woman on the planet earth, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Don't worry it is only your feelings, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, No one has nothing, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Meaning of life, 2019, mixed media, cm 103 x 73
    Krištof Kintera, Beauty will survive us, 2018, mixed media, cm 80 x 50 x 40
    Krištof Kintera, Black Flag, 2011, polyurethane, plastic bag, ventilator, cm 260 x 50 x 50
    Hidden Beauty, 2018, group show curated by Marina Dacci, installation view at z2o Sara Zanin Gallery, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, Cerebrum Asphaltum, 2017, asphalt, metal structure, A crystal wires, cm 155 x 90 x 75
    Krištof Kintera, Inside is Outside, 2018, mixed media, cm 50 x 40 x 40, installation view at Pasticceria La Deliziosa, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, Me, waiting in another room, 2009, concrete, shoes, installation view at Moves Fitness Center, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, Telefonica Lapidaria (from Postnaturalia Herbario), 2016, mixed media, cm 103 x 73, installation view at Albero Antico Bonsai, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, The world is not rotating around your head, 2016, mixed media, cm 103 x 73, installation view at Fres&Co, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, Magnum Gioconda, 2011, plastic placard, cm 50 x 90 x 50, installation view at Antica Libreria Cascianelli, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, The End of Words, 2014, concrete, books, cm 230 x 40 x 50, installation view at Antica Libreria Cascianelli, Rome
    Krištof Kintera, Easy Rider, 2017, mixed media, cm 103 x 73 installation view at Monkey Cycles, Rome

  • Krištof Kintera (b. 1973, Prague, Czech Republic) lives and works in Prague.

    STUDIES
    1992–99

    Academy of Fine Arts, Prague, Czech Republic
    2003–04
    Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten – Amsterdam, Netherland

    SOLO SHOWS
    2018   

    Do Not Litter, Do not Feed Birds and Do Not Push the Help Button Yet, Czech Centre NY, USA
    Naturally Postnatural, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherland
    We all want to be cleaned, Gong, Ostrava, Czech Rep.
    Jsem kus klacku natřenej na bílo, Galerie Zdenek Sklenář, Litomyšl, Czech Rep.

    2017   
    Nervous Trees, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
    Postnaturalia, Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    My Light in Pieces, Polansky gallery, Brno, Czech Republic

    2016   
    Systémy bez ducha, galerie Kaple, Valašské Meziříčí
    Natural Nervosity, Kunsthalle LAB, Bratislava, Slovakia

    2015   
    May Be It Is Here, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherland
    Your Light is My Life, Kunsthal Rotterdam, Netherland

    2014   
    Who is Perfect?, D+T Brussels, Belgium
    OH,NO, Nevan Contempo, Prague, Czech Republic
    I am not you, Tinguely Museum, Basel, Swizerland
    Nervous Trees, Galerie/Schleicher Lange, Berlin, Germany

    2013   
    Bad News, Gallery Jiri Svetka, Berlin, Germany
    Hollywoodoo, MEM-Fait Gallery, Brno, Czech Republic
    Symptoms of Nervosities, Galerie D+T Project, Brusell, Belgium
    Nervous, Galerie Města Blanska, Czech Rep.

    2012   
    Black Flag, Make Up Gallery, Košice, Slovakia
    Demon of the Growth, Galerie Schleicher/Lange, Berlin
    Výsledky Analyzy, Galerie Hlavního Města Prahy, Městská knihovna, Prague
    Analysis Results, La Station, Nice, France

    2011   
    There is No Way to Go Now, Obední Dům, Opava Czech Republic

    2010   
    Unhappy Coincidence, Galerie Ho, Marseille, France
    A Bigger Problem Than Yours, Galerie JIří Švestka, Berlin, Germany
    The Bigger Problem Than Yours, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

    2009   
    Lay Down and Shine, gallery Schleicher Lange, Paris, France
    Holy Spirit Opened, Dům umění, Ostrava, Czech Republic

    2008   
    Holy Spirit Opened, Galerie Brno, Brno, Czech Republic
    Believe it or not, Východočeská galerie, Pardubice, Czech Republic
    One or two or crowd, Dominik Art Project, Krakow, Poland
    Miracle, Fundament Fundation, Tilburg, Netherland
    Rituals, V.M. 21 arte contemporanea, Rome, Italy
    Volta NY, New York, USA
    It and bicycle, Prostějovské muzeum umění, Prostějov, Czech Republic

    2007   
    Problems on top of problems, Galerie Schleicher+Lange, Paris, France
    The weather is changing, A.M. 180, Prague, Czech Republic

    2006   
    Revolution, Galeria Potocka, Krakow, Poland
    Carry on as if Everything Was Alright, Galerie Schleicher und Lange, Paris, France
    I am sick of it all, Moravská galerie, Brno, Czech Republic
    Hrubý Domácí Produkt, Galerie Štenberk, Czech Republic

    2005   
    Power-Play, Galerie Mázhaus, Pardubice, Czech Republic

    2004   
    Super Natural Special Real, Jiří Švestka gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
    We´ve got the power!, One man show – art fair Brusel, Belgium

    2002   
    Can you show me what´s in your bag?, Gallery Open, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Privat Revolution, Galerie v Kapli, Bruntál, Czech Republic

    2001   
    Gallery 761, Ostrava, Czech Republic
    Are you all right?, Czech center Munich, Germany
    Are you all right?, La Chaufferie, Strasbourg, France
    It won´t be better!, Gallery Skuc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Lepší už to nebude !, Gallery Behémot, Czech Republic

    2000   
    Gallery of E.Filla, Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic

    1999   
    Talkmen, Gallery of the City of Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    Painting is watching you, Sternmberský palac, National Gallery Prague, Czech Republic

    1997   
    Gallery U kamene, Cheb, Czech Republic

    1996   
    Gallery Ruce, Prague, Czech Republic

    1995   
    Plumbař, Gallery Mladých, Brno, Czech Republic

    1994   
    Gallery Ruce, Prague, Czech Republic

    GROUP SHOWS
    2018
    You Got to Burn to Shine, La Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome, Italy
    Dimensions of Dialog, National Gallery, Salm Palace, Prague, Czech Republic
    WWW – Slunce v úplňku”, DSC Gallery, Prague
    Objektivne, Kunsthalle Bratislava, Slovakia
    Eco Visionaries – Art and Architecture after Anthropocene, Lisbon, Portugal
    Hidden Beauty, z2o Sara Zanin Gallery, Rome, Italy
    8, Kali Gallery, Luzern, Switzerland

    2017   
    Kmeny, Morayskà galerie, Brno, Czech Republic
    Sulle vie dell’Illuminazione, MASI Lugano, Switzerland
    My Light is Your Light, Watou, Belgium
    New Black Romanticism, Muzeul National de Arta al Romaniei, Bukurest, Romania + Kunstlerhause Bethanien, Berlin, Germany

    2016   
    Medicine in Art, MOCAK, Krakow, Poland
    Not Really Really, Frederic de Goldschmidt Collection, Brussels, Belgium
    GOLEM, Jewish Museum Berlin, Germany
    Wer Nicht Denken Will, Fliegt Raus, Museum Kurkaus Kleve, Kleve, Germany
    All Hail Sport!, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
    Magie und Macht, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany

    2015   
    Prosopopeés, Cent Quatre, Paris, France
    Něha, Prague, Czech Republic
    Balagan !!!, Momentum, Berlin, Germany
    Industriale Immaginario, Collezione Maramotti, Reggio Emilia, Italy
    Brave New World, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
    Levitate, Museum Quartier, Vienna, Austria
    IN THE LEE OF THE IN-BETWEEN, Watou, Belgium
    Public Juke Box, Oerol, Terchelling, Netherland
    V codes, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
    132,54 m2, Galerie Schleicher Lange”, Berlin, Germany
    Le Paradis et l’Enfer. Des tapis volants aux drones, Boghossian Foundation, Brussels, Belgium

    2014   
    Stalactica, Quincaillerie Vander Eycken, Brussels, Belgium
    High Horizons: Bruegel Land, early 21th Century, Royal Museum of Fine Arts , Antwerp, Belgium
    A Book Between Two Stools, Boghosian Foundation, Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium

    2013   
    Truly Flabby Preludes (For a Dog), Maison Popularie, Montreuil, France
    Problem is Here, 4 days in Motion, Prague, Czech Republic
    Christof Social Club, Hallein, Austria
    A La Recherche de la Boheme Perdue, CAN, Neuchatel, Switzerland
    Geometrie variable, Reims, France
    Images for Images – Artists for Tichy – Tichy for Artists”, GASK, Kutná Hora, Czech Republic
    Daddy you can’t make a cactus…this has been done!”, Grimm Museum Berlin, Germany

    2012  
    Cartographies of Hope, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
    Zářicí měsíc, svěží vítr, Litomyšl, Czech Republic
    Začátek století, Plzeň, Czech Republic
    Oh, Plasticksack!, Gewerbemmuseum Winterthur, Germany

    2011   
    Farbe im Fluss, Museum fur Moderne Kunst Wesenburg, Bremen, Germany
    The Mocak Collection, MOCAK, Krakow, Poland
    Art on Lake, Budapest, Hungary
    Velocypedia, Galerie NTK, Národní technická knihovna, Prague, Czech Republic
    6 Nový Zlínský salon mladých, Dům Umění ve Zlíne, Zlín, Czech Republic
    Puppen-Projectionsfiguren in der Kunst, Villa Rot Museum, Burgrieden, Germany

    2010   
    Displaced Divisions, Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Sunday London, Ambika P3, Great Britain
    Revenge, Tallin Art Hall, Estonia
    Schleicher+Lange at temporary Gallery Vienna, Kunstbuero, Wien, Austria

    2009   
    All creatures great and small, Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
    Processing a Mirage, galerie Futura, Prague, Czech Repubic
    After Velvet, Prague City Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
    Open 09, zámek Třebešice, Czech Republic
    Mes Dalton, Centre d’Art Contemporain la Chapelle du Genêteil, Château-Gontier, France
    New Aquisition, Museum Ludvig, Budapest
    Open Office, Aircraft gallery, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Let Us Be US, Emil Fila Gallery, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic

    2008   
    Domestic Appliance, Flowers East, London, UK
    Don´t worry be curious, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Uprising, Raw Space Galleries, Sydney, Australia
    Socha a objekt, Galerie Kressing, Bratislava, Slovakia
    La Foule – 0-infinity, Espace D´art Contemporain La Tolerie, Clermont-Ferrand, France
    Ad Absurdum, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
    Where is the mistake? – visuality vs. reality, Povážská galeria Žilina, Slovakia

    2007   
    Going, Staying, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
    Pay Attention please, 26 cc, Rome, Italy
    Big Store, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
    Constellations, Artissima 14, Torino, Italy
    Czech Point, Arsenal Gallery, Poznaň, Poland
    Socha a Objekt, Slovenská Národní Galerie, Bratislava, Slovakia

    2006   
    Ten, ta, to, City Gallery Prague, Prague
    Shadows of Humor, Mars Gallery, Moscow, Russia
    Czech Point, Universal NoD, Praque, Czech Republic
    Cinq milliards d´années / Five Milliards Years, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
    Shift, Galerie Grita Insam, Vienna, Austria
    Volta 02, Basel, Switzerland
    Tina B, Veletržní palác, Prague, Czech Republic
    Pragse Tuin, Gouverneurstuinte Assen, Netherland
    Local Global, Mikkelin, Taidemuseo, Mikkeli, Finland
    Art Rock, Rockeffeller Plaza, New York, USA
    Odlet – Low Cost Generation, České centrum, Prague, Czech Republic.
    Shadows of Humor, BWA Awangarda, Wroclaw, Poland
    Ferne Nahe, Lilienfeld, Austria

    2005  
    Yes Yes Yes Yes – Difference and Repetition in Pictures of the Olbricht Collection, Leverkusen, Germany
    Positioning, In the New Reality of Europe, The National Museum of Modern Art, Osaka, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
    Czech Photography of the 20th Century, City Gallery Prague, Czech Republic
    Living Together, Odapark Venray, Netherland
    Low tech, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherland
    Aller-Retour, Galerie Schleicher & Lange, Paris, France
    Prague Biennale II, Prague, Czech Republic

    2004   
    Insiders, Dům pánů z Kunštátu, Brno, Czech Republic
    Open Studios, Rijskakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherland
    Werre und co., galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Koln, Germany
    Free entrance, Bawag Fundation, Wien, Austria
    Breakthrough, Grote Kerk, Den Haag, Netherland
    Metro, Gallery Priestor, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Eastern Alliance, Ort: Lichtturm, Berlin Oberbaum City, Germany
    EU-positiv, Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
    + 5, Deiska, Amsterdam, Netherland
    Ipermercati dell´arte, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy

    2003   
    Czechoslovakia, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Young salon, Zlín, Czech Republic
    Prague Biennale I, Veletržní palác, Prague, Czech Republic
    Aus Liebe – Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Prag, Remscheid, Germany
    Finále, Laueráti ceny J. Chalupeckého, Futura, Czech Republic
    Open Studios, Rijksakadmie van Beeldende Kunsten, Netherland

    2002   
    Fair, Royal College of Art, London, UK
    Insideout, Bunker, Actions gallery, Berlin, Germany
    Corps et traces, Musee des beaux-arts Nancy, France

    2001   
    Slepená intimita, Galerie Jelení, Prague, Czech Republic
    Objekt Objek, Dům u Černé Matky Boží, Prague, Czech Republic
    O člověku, Museum of Czech Fine Art, Prague, Czech Republic
    Triennale of small sculpture, Fellbach, Germany
    Borders 2001, Slavonski Brod, Croatia
    To Flow To, Galerie Chromosome, Berlin, Germany
    Finale, National Gallery Prague, Veletrzni palac, Prague, Czech Republic

    2000   
    Nests of Games, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
    Worthless (Invaluable), Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana, Slovenia
    UberlebensKunst, Neuer Berliner Kunstwerein, Berlin, Germany
    Alles in Bewegung, Galerie Barakk, Berlin, Germany
    After the Wall, Ludwig Museum – Budapest, Hamburger Banhof, Berlin, Germany
    The End of the World, National Gallery Prague, Palace Kinskych, Czech Republic
    All you can eat, Galerie fur Zeitgennossiche Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
    Bohemian Birds, Kunst Haus Dresden, Germany

    1999   
    Unplanned Connections, Mánes, Praha, Czech Republic
    Close Encounters, Naarden, Comenius Museum, Netherlands
    Midnight Walkers and City Sleepers, W-139, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    Ordinary fairytales”, Galerie Klatovy – Klenová, Czech Republic
    Plug in City, Salon 3, London, Great Britain
    After the Wall, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
    99 CZ, Václavské nám. 15, Praha, Czech Republic
    Finale, National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

    1998  
    Low Budget, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
    Reciprocita’, VŠVU, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Czech Art in 90´s, Prague City Gallery, Dům u Zlatého Prstenu, Czech Republic
    Manifesta II, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
    Germinations 10, Factory, Athens, Greece
    Close Encounters, Narden, Netherlands

    1997   
    AVU, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
    Quiet messeges, Budapest, Hungary
    Artwork in Public Spaces, Veletržní palác, Prague, Czech Republic
    Show, Štátná galeria v Banské Bystrici , Slovakia
    Towards the Object, Riverside studios, London, Great Britain
    Metal Sculptures, Gallery of V. Špály, Prague, Czech Republic

    1996   
    Salón, Zlín, Czech Republic
    Harvest, Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic
    Exteriér vs. Interiér, Cosmos, Bratislava, Slovakia
    Biennial of Young Artists II, Dům U Kamenného zvonu, Prague, Czech Republic

    1995   
    Test Run, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
    AVU, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
    Biennale of small sculpture, Murska Subota, Slovenia
    Real Pictures, Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic

    1994   
    Gallery AFFA, Prague, Czech Republic
    Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic
    New Names, Gallery of V. Špály, Prague, Czech Republic
    AVU, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic

    1993   
    AVU U Hybernů, Dům U Hybernů, Prague, Czech Republic
    Hermit II, monastery Plasy, Prague, Czech Republic

    COLLECTIONS
    Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, HUN

    Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, AUT
    Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University, Boston, USA
    MOCAK – Museum of Contemporary Art – Krakow, POL
    Boghossian Foundation, Bruxelles, BEL
    Collezione Maramotti, ITA
    Barbierato Collection, ITA
    Rubell Family Collection, Miami, USA
    Jerry Speyer Collection, New York, USA
    Kadist Art Fundation, Paris, FRA
    Rosenblum Collection & Friends, FRA
    Thomas D. Newbold, Paris, FRA
    Collection Michel Fedoroff , FRA
    Olbricht Collection, Essen, GER
    Europaisches Patentamt – Munchen, GER
    Národní galerie v Praze, Prague, CZE
    Galerie hlavního města Prahy, Prague, CZE
    Lettenmayer Collection, Prague, CZE
    Galerie Zdeněk Sklenář, Prague, CZE
    and other private collections in Berlin, Bratislava, Geneva, Paris, Prague, Rome, etc

    PERFORMANCES WITH JEDNOTKA/UNIT
    2002   

    Talkmen
    2000   
    Ikebana
    1998   
    Live
    Mr. TV
    Art Dealer
    1997   
    An Argument
    1996   
    From the bush
    1994   
    Explosion
    STOP
    A Walk
    The Bible
    1993   
    Message in the bottle
    The Granary
    The Picnic
    Things
    The Fly

    OTHER PROJECTS
    2007   

    Curating group exhibition: “Gross Domestic Product” at Prague City Gallery
    Designing media campaign and interior design for Prague Quadrennial 2007

    2005   
    Designing promo boot for Prague Quadrennial 2007
    2 sculptures for National Museum, exhibition Golden Age of Media
    creating media campaign and Tv spot for “One World” – international documentary film festival

    2004   
    working as graphic designer for several art institutuions like Goethe Institut Prague, Prague Quadriennale, Prague City Gallery etc.

    2002   
    creating TV advert for National Theatre – Looks of Contemporary Drama

    1999   
    founding venue and working as an artistic director in alternative multicultural space UNIVERSAL NOD in Prague, www.universalnod.cz

    2001   
    designing stage design and acting in theatre performance “Passanger” of Jednotka/Unit /performed: Czech rep., Slovakia, Chroatia, Germany, more: www.jednotka.cz

    1999-01         
    designing stage design and acting in theatre street performance “The Life of Fantasy” of Jednotka/Unit /performed in 1999-2000 Czech rep., Slovenia, Italy, Ukraine, Lithuania, Chroatia, Germany/, touring 1999-2002

    2000   
    designing and making Internet café interior for Café 9.net

    1998   
    designing multimedia theatre project “Strange things” of Jednotka/Unit /performed in theatre Alfred ve Dvore – Prague and theatre festival Kolin 1998-9/

    1996   
    stage design in Dejvicke theatre – Prague

     
  • No one has nothing
    No one has nothing
    May 6th > June 14th, 2019
    Hidden Beauty
    Hidden Beauty - Anna Hulačová, Krištof Kintera, Pavla Sceranková, Richard Wiesner
    March 24th > May 19th, 2018



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