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THE WALL STREET JOURNAL

THE WALL STREET JOURNAL, Sat-Sun April 12-13, 2014 published and aricle "One artist uses building dust to alter his prints" by Anna Russell - also about Macku´s works.

AFFORDABLE ART FAIR HONG KONG

Karin Weber Gallery Hong Kong presents Michal Macku´s work at Affordable Art Fair Hong Kong, 21 - 23 March 2014

Michal Macků - Gelages, verres, carbones

Czech Centre in Paris together with Galerie David Guiraud Paris present exhibition "Michal Macků - Gelages, verres, carbones" from 6th March to 4th April 2014. more

THE HONOLULU MUSEUM OF ART

Macku´s work is a part of project: Decisive Moments: Photographs from the Collection of Cherye R. and James F. Pierce. Dec 18th, 2013 - June 8, 2014

AIPAD SHOW 2014, NEW YORK

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Aipad Show, New York, 9-13 April 2014

PHOTO MARKET STOCKHOLM 2014

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Photo Market at Fotografiska Museum (Stockholm, Sweden), 4-6 April 2014

ART14 LONDON

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art14 London, London, 27 Feb – 2 March, 2014

ARTE FIERA BOLOGNA 2014

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Arte Fiera Bologna, Bologna (Italy), 24-27 January 2014

PULSE MIAMI 2013

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Pulse Miami, Miami (USA), 5-8 December 2013

MICHAL MACKU – THE 3D PHOTOGRAPHY

Solo show of new glass work in Paci Contemporary Gallery, Via Trieste 48, Brescia, Italy, www.pacicontemporary.com, 5th October – 10th December 2013

PHOTO MARKET STOCKHOLM 2013

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Photo Market at Fotografiska Museum (Stockholm, Sweden) 14/17 Feb. 2013

ARTE FIERA BOLOGNA 2013

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Arte Fiera, Bologna (Italy) 25/28 January 2013

WEI-LING GALLERY

Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia (www.weiling-gallery.com) presents new Glass Gellages at Michal Macku´s show from 16th November - 17th December 2012.

ART VERONA 2012

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair ART VERONA, Verona, Italy, 18-22 October, 2012.

FOTOFEVER BRUSSELS

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at Fotofever Brussells, 4-7.Oct 2012.

THE ROAD TO CONTEMPORARY ART

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair THE ROAD TO CONTEMPORARY ART, Roma, Italy. May 25th - 27th, 2012.

MILAN IMAGE ART FAIR

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair MILAN IMAGE ART FAIR, Milan, Italy May 3rd - 6th, 2012.

ARTE FIERA BOLOGNA

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair ARTE FIERA BOLOGNA, Bologna, Italy January 27th - 30th, 2012.

SCOPE MIAMI 2011

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair SCOPE MIAMI, Miami, USA, November 29th - December 4th, 2011.

ART FAIR COLOGNE 2011

The In focus Gallery presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair Cologne, Cologne, Germany, October 29th - November 1st, 2011.

ART VERONA 2011

Gallery Paci contemporary presents Michal Macku´s work at Art Fair ART VERONA, Verona, Italy, October 6th - 10th, 2011.

KARIN WEBER GALLERY HONG KONG

Exhibition of Michal´s Glass gellages, gellages and carbon prints in Karin Weber gallery, 20 Aberdeen Street Central, Hong Kong, www.karinwebergallery.com, Opening 13.October 2011.

ROMA. THE ROAD TO CONTEMPORARY ART

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at Roma, Palazzo Venezia, may 6th - 38h 2011.

ART CHICAGO

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Art Chicago", April 29 – May 2011.

MIART MILANO

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Miart Milano" fieramilanocity, Milano, April 8 – 11 2011.

SCOPE NEW YORK

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Scope New York, March 2nd - 6th, 2011, Booth B21.

ART FIRST BOLOGNA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Arte Fiera Art First Bologna, Jan 28th - 31st, 2011.

ART STAGE SINGAPORE

Wei-ling Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, presents Michal Macku´s work at "Art Stage Singapore, Jan 12th - 16th, 2011.

SCOPE MIAMI

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at Scope Miami from 30th Nowember to 5th December 2010.

ART VERONA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Modern and Contemporary Art Fair ART VERONA, October 14th - 18th, 2010

DARKNESS FOR LIGHT - CZECH PHOTOGRAPHY TODAY

Shiseido Gallery,7-5-5 Ginza, Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Japan, June 19th - August 8th, 2010. (Michal Macku, Dita Pepe, Ivan Pinkava, Rudo Prekop, Tono Stano, Jindrich Streit, Tereza Vlckova etc.)

SCOPE ART SHOW BASEL 10

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at Scope Basel June 15th - 19th 2010, booth G10.

ROMA. THE ROAD TO CONTEMPORARY ART

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at Roma, Palazzo Venezia, may 27th - 30th 2010, pad. 3 stand 62.

MIART MILANO

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Miart Milano" fieramilanocity, Milano, pavilions 3 and 4, April 17 – 20 2010.

ARCO MADRID

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Arco Madrid Art Fair, Feb 17th - 21th, 2010

ART FIRST BOLOGNA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Arte Fiera Art First Bologna, Jan 29th - 31st, 2010

GLASS GELLAGES

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea at new address at Via Trieste 48, 25121 Brescia - Italy, www.paciarte.com - The exhibition will run from Jan 19th 2009 to Feb 23rd, 2010

PHOTO MIAMI

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents project with Michal Macku, Sandy Skoglund and Clark & Pougnaud at Photo Miami from 1st to 6th December 2009

GIFTS FOR THE GIFTED

GV Art, London, 49 Chiltern Street (www.gvart.co.uk) presents group show "Gifts for the Gifted" from 26th November to 20th December 2009

ART VERONA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Modern and Contemporary Art Fair ART VERONA, September 17th - 20th, 2009

SCOPE ART SHOW BASEL 09

8-14 June 2009: Galleria Paci Arte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku.

ROMA. THE ROAD TO CONTEMPORARY ART

Roma, Palazzo Venezia, from 2nd do 5th April 2009: Galleria Paci Arte Contemporanea, Sandy Skoglund – Michal Macku.

WEI-LING GALLERY

Wei-Ling Gallery, Kuala-Lumpur, Malaysia (www.weiling-gallery.com) presents Gellages, Carbon prints and Glass Gellages at Michal Macku´s show from 6th April to 30th April 2009.

THERE IS A HOPE

GV Art, London, 49 Chiltern Street (www.gvart.co.uk) presents group show "There is a Hope" from 20th January to 17th March 2009 (Michal Macku, Rachel Gadsden, Dan Peyton etc.

PHOTO MIAMI

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents project with Michal Macku and Sandy Skoglund at Photo Miami from 3rd to 7th December 2008

AAF AMSTERDAM

GV art Robert Devcic, London, presents Michal´s work at The Affordable Art Fair Amsterdam from October 30th till November 2nd 2008.

ART VERONA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea presents Michal Macku´s work at "Modern and Contemporary Art Fair ART VERONA from October 16th till October 20th, 2008

GALERIE V KAPLI

Galerie V Kapli in Bruntal, Czech Republic presents exhibition named Michal Macku - Glass Gellages. 7.10 - 5.11 2008. The show will be open by Jindrich Streit

GALERIE DAVID GUIRAUD

Gellages and Glass works in Galerie David Guiraud, 5, rue de Perche, Paris. (tel: +33 (0)1 42717862, dgphotographies@orange.fr). The exhibition will run from June 3rd to July 19th, 2008. The opening show: May 31

MIART MILANO

The Gallery PaciArte will be from 4th-7th April 2008 at MiArt Milano pad.4 post.N09 (Contemporaneo), Artist show: Bernard Faucon, Leslie Krims, Nicola Evangelisti, Michal Macku, Sandro Martini, Artur Tress, Paolo Conti, Paola Pansini.

BRIDGE ART FAIR NY

The Gallery PaciArte will be from 27th-30th March 2008 at Bridge Art fair New York booth 45. Artist show: Nicola Evangelisti, Michal Macku.

BRIDGE ART FAIR MIAMI

The Catalina Hotel – Miami 2007 6-9 December, Galleria PaciArte Room 118, http://www.bridgeartfair.com/,Artists: N. Evangelisti, M. Macku

ART VERONA

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea will present Michal Macku´s work at "Modern and Contemporary Art Fair ART VERONA from October 18th till October 22nd, 2007.

COLOGNE FINE ART

The in focus Gallery. Burkhard Arnold will join the Cologne Fine Art fair 2007 from October 31 till November 4, 2007. In focus will show Herbert Bher, Alvin Booth, Gilbert Garcin, Georg Hornung, Thomas Kellner and Michal Macku.

FOTOARTFESTIVAL, BIELSKO-BIALA. POLAND. 19TH-28TH OCTOBER 2007

Stasys Eidrigevicius (Poland), Franco Fontana (Italy). Joan Fontcuberta (Spain). Misha Gordin (Latvia, USA) etc.

MICHAL MACKU - EXHIBITION

Galleria PaciArte Contemporanea, Via C. Cattaneo 20/b, 25121 Brescia - Italy, www.paciarte.com - The exhibition will run from October 6th,2007

MICHAL MACKU - BILDER VOM MENCHEN

Galerie In Focus, Brusselerstrasse 83, Koln, BRD, www.infocusgalerie.de - The exhibition will run from August 26th to October 12th,2007

  • About technique

  • Exhibitions, Publications

    Michal Macku - The 3D Photography (pdf)

    • 1990

      Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco
      Kulturní Dům, Bruntál, Czechoslovakia
      Galerie Centrum, Plzeň, Czechoslovakia

    • 1991

      Galerie pod podloubím, Olomouc, Czechoslovakia
      Fotografisk Galleri, Copenhagen

    • 1992

      Galerie Bílá růže, Prague
      Galerie Caesar, Olomouc, Czechoslovakia
      Galerie Mladých, Brno, Czechoslovakia
      Umělecká průmyslovka, Palisády, Bratislava, Czechoslovakia

    • 1993

      Galerie Aura, Olomouc, Czech Republic

    • 1994

      Prague House of Photography, Prague
      Galerie Ambrosiana, Brno, Czech Republic

    • 1995

      Photogalerie Bild, Aarau, Switzerland

    • 1996

      Victor Barsokevitsch-Valokuvakeskus, Kuopio, Finland
      Gallery St.Gervais, Geneva
      Slezské muzeum, Opava, Czech Republic
      Galleri Karneval, Albrunna, Sweden
      Photoforum Feldeg, Zurich
      Photography Gallery, Perth, Australia

    • 1998

      Galerie "U Řečických", Prague

    • 1999

      In focus Galerie am Dom, Köln, Germany
      Galerie Pennings, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

    • 2000

      John Stevenson Gallery, New York

    • 2001

      FotoGaleria Teatro San Martin, Buenos Aires
      Estudio Lisenberg, Buenos Aires

    • 2002

      Galeria Omar Alonzo, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

    • 2004

      Dylan Thomas Centre, Swansea, UK
      Aberystwyth Art College, Aberystwyth, UK
      John Stevenson Gallery, New York
      In focus Galerie am Dom, Köln, Germany
      J&T Bank, Prague, Czech rep.

    • 2005

      Galerie Brno, Brno, Czech rep.
      Gallery "pf", Poznaň, Poland
      Galerie Palais Breuner, Vien, Austria
      Městské divadlo Zlín, Czech rep.
      Státní zámek Třeboň, Czech rep.
      Czech Centre, München, Germany

    • 2006

      Galerie Art Affair, Regensburg, Germany
      Photo Event, Turnhout, Belgium
      Ottoman Mint complex, IFSAK, Istanbul, Turkey

    • 2007

      Galerie Caesar, Olomouc, Czech rep.
      Galery Na Soljanke, Moscow, Russia
      Bilder vom Menschen, In focus Galerie, Köln, Germany
      Over the photo, Galleria PaciArte contemporanea, Brescia, Italy
      Bielske centrum kultury, Foto Art Festival, Bielsko-Biala, Poland

    • 2008

      Galerie David Guiraud, Paris, France
      Sklenene Gelaze, Galerie V Kapli, Bruntal, Czech Republic

    • 2009

      Galerie Art-St-Urban, St.Urban, Switzerland
      Wei-Ling gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
      Michal Macku - Glass Photo, Galleria PaciArte contemporanea, Brescia, Italy

    • 2011

      Karin Weber Gallery, Hong Kong

    • 2012

      Wei-Ling gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    • 2013

      Michal Macků - 3D photography, Paci contemprary, Brescia, Italy
      Michal Macků, Antonin Tesar - Galerie Mona Lisa, Olomouc, Czechia

    Selected group exhibitions

    • 1990

      Tschechoslovakische Fotografie Des Gegenwart, Cologne (traveled to Erlangen, Metz, Lucenburg, Strassbourg, Odense, Freiburg, Barcelona, Texas, Lawrence)

    • 1991

      Bilder Lust, Galerie Rhanitzgasse der Landeshauptstadt, Sachsen (traveled to Dresden;Museum Ludwig, Cologne) The Male - Contemporary Male Nude Photographs, Portfolio Gallery, London

    • 1992

      What´s New: Prague, The Art Institute of Chicago

    • 1993

      Czech Photography of the 1990s - Fotofeis, Maclaurin Art Gallery, Ayr, Scotland

    • 1994

      After the Velvet Revolution, 15 Czech & Slovak Photographers: 4 photos each, Photography Gallery, Perth, Australia Revelations, Photographs of Male and Female Nudes, The Gallery at John Jones, London

    • 1996

      Institut tvůrčí fotografie 25/5, Slezské zemské muzeum, Opava, Czech Republic
      Jistoty a hledání v české fotografii 90.let (Certainty and Searching in Czech Photography of the 1990s) Nejvyšší purkrabství Pražského hradu (Burgrave´s House of Prague Castle)

    • 1997

      The Body in Contemporary Czech Photography, Macintosh Gallery, Glasgow

    • 1998

      Sicherheit und Suche in der tschechischen Fotografie der neunziger Jahre, Berlin
      The Body in Contemporary Czech Photography, London

    • 1999

      Czech Photography of the 1990s, The Art Institute of Chicago
      Video Virtuale, Foto Fictionale, Museum Ludwig, Koln

    • 2000

      Optical Delusions: Jokes, Puns, and Sleights-of-Hand in Photography, The Art Institute of Chicago
      Tre samtida fotografer fran Tjeckien, Replica Theater and Art Center, Stockholm
      Akt v české fotografii (The Nude in Czech Photography), Císařská konírna Pražského hradu (The Imperial Stables at the Prague Castle), Prague

    • 2001

      Re-presenting Representation V - Arnot Art Museum, Rockwell Museum of Western Art, New York

    • 2003

      Celebration of Light: Photographs from the Collection of Cherye and Jim Pierce, Honolulu Academy of Arts in Honolulu

    • 2005

      NEW ART Redefining „The Photograph“ – collage, overpainting, 3-dimensions, and more, John Stevenson Gallery, New York
      Czech Photography of the 20th Century, The City Gallery of Prague, Prague

    • 2006

      Noble Processes, in a Digital Age, John Stevenson Gallery, New York
      Autopoesis, Slovak National Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia

    • 2007

      Expressive Bodies: Contemporary Art Photography from The Kinsey Institute, Herron Gallery, Indianopolis, USA

    • 2008

      Love – frammenti visivi di un discorso amoroso, Gallerie Civiche d´Arte Contemporanea di Palazzo Ducale, Modena, Italy

    • 2009

      Tschechische Fotografie des 20. Jahrhunderts, Kunst und Ausstellungshalle der BRD, Bonn

    • 2010

      Darkness for Light - Czech Photography Today, Shiseido Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

    Collections

    Museum Ludwig, Cologne; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Museum for Fotokunst, Odense, Denmark; The Royal Library of Denmark, Copenhagen; Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris; Harvard Visual Center, Cambridge, Massachusetts; The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois; Moravská galerie v Brně, Brno, Czech Republic; Muzeum Umění Olomouc, Czech Republic; MOPA - Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego, USA; Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA; Kinsey Institute, Indianopolis, USA; Collection of Cherye R. and James F. Pierce.

    Represented by galleries

    • Galleria Paciarte Contemporanea

      Via C. Cattaneo 20/b, 25121 Brescia, Italy Tel. Fax +39 030 2906352, info@paciarte.com, www.paciarte.com

    • GV Art, London

      49 Chiltern Street, London W1U 6LY, England, Tel:+44(0) 20 8408 9800,robert@gvart.co.uk, www.gvart.co.uk

    • Galerie, Museum Art-St-Urban

      Modern art advising, Pavillon E, CH-4915 St. Urban, Switzerland.Tel. +41 622121717, info@art-st-urban.com, www.art-st-urban.com

    • Wei-Ling Gallery

      No. 8 Jalan Scott, Brickfields, 50470 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Tel.: + 603-22601106/7, e-mail, www.weiling-gallery.com

    • In Focus Galerie

      Brüsselerstraße 83 . 50672 Köln , BRD, phone and fax: ++49 221 1300341 , arnold@infocusgalerie.com, www.infocusgalerie.com

    • Volakis Gallery

      6730 Washington St, Yountville CA 94599, USA tel: 866-945-1125, 707-945-1125, www.volakisgallery.com

    Publications

    • Tschechoslovakische Fotografie Des Gegenwart by Vladimír Birgus and Reinhold Misselbeck, Cologne, 1990
    • Současná česká a slovenská fotografie, Prague 1991
    • Bilder Lust by Ulrich Domrose, Heilderberg 1991
    • Encyklopedie českých a slovenských fotografů, Prague 1993
    • Graphis Photo, Zurich 1993
    • Contemporary Photographers, 3rd edition, St. James Press, Detroit, 1995
    • Fully exposed - The Male Nude in Photography by Emanuel Cooper, Routledge, London, 1995
    • Jistoty a hledání v české fotografii 90.let - Certainty and Searching in Czech Photography of the 1990s by Vladimír Birgus and Miroslav Vojtechovský, Prague 1996
    • Photographers Encyclopedia International - 1839 to the present, Maison Européenne de la Photographie, Paris, 1996
    • Photographie des 20.Jahrhundrets, Museum Ludwig Koln, Taschen, 1996
    • Katalog, Journal of Photography and Video, winter 1997, Museet for Fotokunst, Odense C. Denmark
    • Chimaera, Aktuelle Photokunst aus Mitteleuropa, 1997, Staatliche Galerie Moritzburg Halle, BRD
    • Kamera Obskura, No.3, 1998, Moscow
    • Česká fotografie 90 let - Czech photography of the 1990s by Vladimír Birgus and Miroslav Vojtechovský, Prague, Chicago 1999
    • Fotografie v Českých zemích 1839 - 1999, Vladimír Birgus, Pavel Scheufler, Prague 1999
    • The AIPAD Photography Show, 2000 Membership Directory and Illustrated Catalogue, Washington, D.C.
    • Akt v ceske fotografii - The Nude in Czech Photography, Vladimir Birgus and Jan Mlcoch ,KANT, Prague 2001
    • Re-presenting Representation V, 2001, Arnot Art Museum, NY.
    • Strange Genius, 2002, The Journal of Contemporary Photography, Volume V, USA
    • Vize, čin, sen, smrt (Vision, Deed, Dream, Death), 2005, Exhibition catalogue, Galerie Brno, CR
    • Schwarzweiss 46, Das Magazin für Fotografie, Juni-Juli 2005, Germany
    • Black & White Magazine, Issue 79, March 2007, USA
    • The Elements of Photography, Angela Faris Belt, Focal Press, USA, 2008
  • Biography

    Michal more and more recognizes that human life is so amazing and magical that any biography is superfluous.

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