Tereza Stejskalová: Closer Than Diplomats. Third World Students in Czechoslovakia.
The UMPRUM Visiting Artist Studio invites you to a lecture
Closer Than Diplomats. Third-World Students in Czechoslovakia.
November 23, 2023
Auditorium of TCM UMPRUM
Free Entry, in English
Lecture organized in the framework of UMPRUM Visiting Artist Studio 2023/24 “East-South: Transnational Exchanges between the Central and Eastern Europe and Africa.”
The project is funded by EU.
Tereza Stejskalová is a critic and curator. Between 2012-2015 she worked as an art editor of the biweekly cultural magazine A2. She co-founded the online daily news site A2larm. Since 2015 she has been working as a curator of tranzit.cz and in 2019 she was appointed as its Programme Director. She has contributed numerous texts to books, catalogues, art magazines and web sites. She has presented her curatorial / artistic projects at the National Gallery Prague; Framer Framed, Amsterdam; Kunstraum Kreuzberg / Bethanien, Berlin; Biennale Warszawa and Gwangju Biennale. Together with Barbora Kleinhamplová she published a book of interviews entitled Who is an Artist? (2015). In 2014 she received The Věra Jirousová Award for established art critics. She is a lecturer on contemporary art at FAMU in Prague.