Approved: 04.07.2007

Tereza Buskova

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Approved: 04.07.2007

Tereza Buskova (b.1978, Prague) is a Czech artist who has been based in London after completing her Fine Art Printmaking MA at the Royal College of Art in 2007. Her intuitive practices capture and renew Czech folk traditions through a combination of film making, screen printing and performance. She has proudly developed collaborative creative relationships with actress playwright Zoë Simon, pioneering

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  • Location: London
 

Biography

Tereza Buskova (b.1978, Prague) is a Czech artist who has been based in London after completing her Fine Art Printmaking MA at the Royal College of Art in 2007. Her intuitive practices capture and renew Czech folk traditions through a combination of film making, screen printing and performance. She has proudly developed collaborative creative relationships with actress playwright Zoë Simon, pioneering electric cellist Bela Emerson and the foremost of curators including Elizabeth Neilson amongst others. Critics and collectors have described how her works are ‘hard to pin down and utterly captivating’. One year on from her first solo show, the Art’s Council UK, Czech Centre, 176 / Zabludowicz Collection & others joined together in support of her ‘Spring Equinox’ project. In the summer of 2009 this culminated in the acclaimed exhibition “A Tradition I do Not Mean To Break”. She has won international awards in countries including Canada and Estonia as well as the UK. Within one year of graduation from the RCA Buskova exhibited throughout the world. This included her first solo show ‘Rituals’ which was curated by Vincent Honore at the David Roberts Art Foundation. Following on from this she has been repeatedly chosen from thousands of emerging artists to be selected for highly competitive showcase exhibitions. In particularly Axis selected her works for Future50 and Anita Zabludowicz championed her for the first time in MurmurArt at Selfridges.

CV & Education

Qualifications and training 2007 - MA Printmaking, Royal College of Art, London 2001 - BA (Hons) degree, Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne 1993 - Cakovice Senior School in Art Design, Prague Solo exhibitions 2008 - 'Rituals' Jason Dodge / Tereza Buskova, curated by Vincent Honore, Gallery One One One / David Roberts Art Foundation, Great Tichfield street, London Group exhibitions 2009 - 'A Tradition I Do Not Mean To Break', 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, 176 Prince of Wales Road, London 2008 - 'Xanadu' T1+2 Gallery, Zoo Art Fair, Royal Academy of Arts, London Live/Performance 2009 - 'Rituals of Spring Equinox', 176 / Zabludowicz Collection, 176 Prince of Wales Road, London Competitions, prizes and awards 2009 - Arts Council Individual Artist Award, London, UK 2008 - Bell Canada Award, AGH's 10th International Film & Video Festival, Art Gallery of Hamilton, Hamilton, Canada 2007 - 'Best Foreign Film' Award, Parnu International Film & Video Festival, Parnu, Estonia