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Michael Bielicky

1954 in Prag, lebt und arbeitet in Karlsruhe


1969 emigration to West Germany, 1975-1979 studies in medicine, 1980-1982 New York,
photographer and horse cab driver, 1984-1989 Master of Arts under Nam-June Paik at the
Academy of Fine Arts in Dusseldorf, 1989-1990 assistant of Nam-June Paik, 1991-2006
returning to Prague, founder and professor of the New Media Art department at the Academy
of Fine Arts in Prague, since 2006 professor and head of the Media Art department at the
University of Art and Design Karlsruhe / ZKM. Since 25 years participation in many
international exhibitions, festivals and symposia using communication, navigation, video and
VR technologies, in recent years using web based information technologies in public spaces,
often developed in collaboration with ZKM Karlsruhe, Ars Electronica Linz, High Tech
Center Berlin-Babelsberg etc. Exhibited in Centre Pompidou, Paris, MOMA New York,
National Gallery Prague, Kunsthaus Zurich, ZKM Karlsruhe, Ars Electronica Linz etc.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

Garden og Error and Decay, ANNA KLINKHAMMER GALERIE, Düsseldorf
Why don’t We, Czech Centre, Berlin, Germany

Selected Group Exhibitions:

Zeit(lose) Zeichen (Time(less) Signs), Kuenstlerhaus, Vienna, Austria
Cartographies of Hope: Change Narratives, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
Plakartive Bielefeld, Bielefeld, Germany
11th Havana Biennial - La Bienal de La Habana, Havana, Cuba
Biennale Moscow, Moscow, Russia
Global Contemporary, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Declining Democracy, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy
Tracing Home, SIGGRAPH, Vancouver, Canada
Windows upon Oceans, State Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki, Greece
Garden of Error and Decay, Embassy of the Czech Republic, Berlin, Germany
DIDF CINMAI, International Interactive Design Forum & International Contemporary New
Media Art, Wuhan, China
IV. Semana de Teatro Alemán en La Habana, Havana, Cuba
Esse, Nosse, Posse: Common Wealth for Common People, National Museum of
Contemporary Art, Athens, Greece
RECORD > AGAIN! - 40jahrevideokunst.de - Teil 2, Edith-Ruß-Haus für Medienkunst,
Oldenburg, Germany
Gangnam Media Pole, Seoul, Korea
Collider: Interactivity and New Media, Akron, Ohio, USA
Light Up the Night at the Complex, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
RECORD > AGAIN! - 40jahrevideokunst.de - Teil 2, Kunsthaus Dresden, Dresden, Germany
20 Jahre ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Gemeinsam in Bewegung – Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Deutschland und China, Wuhan
Museum of Art, Wuhan, China
RECORD > AGAIN! - 40jahrevideokunst.de - Teil 2, Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany
RECORD > AGAIN! - 40jahrevideokunst.de - Teil 2, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Kamuna, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Incheon International Digital Art Festival, Incheon, Korea
Windows upon Oceans, Strasbourg, France
YOU-ser 2, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Falling Times, Czech Center New York, USA
Uncharted: User Frames in Media Arts, Santralistanbul museum, İstanbul, Turkey
Notation, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Welcome to Capitalism!, DOX - Centre for contemporary art, Prague, Czech Republic
Mostra SESC de Arte, São Paulo, Brasil
Bienal Internacional de Arte Contemporáneo de Sevilla, Spain
Urban Screens, Melbourne, Australia
VII. Festival tschechischer Kunst und Kultur, Berlin, Germany
YOU-ser, ZKM, Karlsruhe, Germany
Projections in the Streets, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Interferencia, Barcelona, Spain
Sibiu – The Cultural Capital, Romania
VI. Festival tschechischer Kunst und Kultur, Berlin, Karlsruhe, Germany

Garden of Error and Decay, Moscow Garden of Error and Decay, Moscow