Born 1981 in Bratislava, Slovak Republic.

Education

2012 PhD (Urban Studies), University of Helsinki, Finland
2010 BA (Photography), Silesian University, Opava, Czech Republic
2005 MA (Sociology), Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Publications

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Exhibitions

Individual
2013 New Coat of Paint, Gallery Hobusepea, Tallinn, Estonia
2011 New Coat of Paint, Gallery Soo Soo, Tallinn, Estonia
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2011 New Coat of Paint, Pawilon Wyspiański, Krakow, Poland [views]

2010 Entropy / Political Economy of Landscape, Salon Daguerre, Brno, Czech Republic [view] [view]

Curated
2014 I looked into the walls and saw..., ISFAG Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia (with F. Martinez) [review]

Group
2017 (with A. Marzecova) Vernacular Geology. Baltic Pavilion, The Operative Archive, Design and Architecture Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2016 (with A. Marzecova) Vernacular Geology. Baltic Pavilion, Venice Biennale of Architecture, Venice, Italy

2015 Collection Impossible (curated by Grzegorz Klaman), Gallery Sektor 1, Jaworzno, Poland

2014 Street-market-art. The Jaama turg goes gallery. EKA G Gallery, Tallinn, Estonia
2013 Till tomorrow! Ideologies of city planning and the tactics of dwelling, Alternativa festival (organized by Wyspa Institute of Art), Gdansk, Poland
2012 Sense of Place: European Landscape Photography (with Pavel Banka, Andreas Gursky, Joan Fontcuberta, Andreas Müller-Pohle, Massimo Vitali, etc. / curated by Liz Wells), BOZAR, Brussels, Belgium
2012 Terénny výskum I. [Field research I.], House of Photography, Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia
2011 Noorderlicht 18, Groningen, Netherlands

2010 Grey Romance, Gallery Jiri Miron, Ostrava, Czech Republic
2010 Stranger than Ordinary, Cvernovka, Bratislava, Slovakia [view] [view] [poster]
2010 Entropy, Opava School of Photography, Open Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia
2010 Notes on Architecture, Gallery East, Tallinn, Estonia [view]
2010 Notes on Architecture, 20 Years of ITF, Reduta Theatre, Brno, Czech Republic, AMU Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic, Linacre College, Oxford, UK
2010 Entropy, Tennoji Building, Osaka, Japan [view]
2009 Topographies of Immediate Present, Gallery Photoport, Bratislava, Slovakia [view]
2009 [p]reparations, public spaces of selected European cities [Prague] [Vienna] [Warsaw] [Budapest] [Berlin]
2009 Kafka, River Film Fest, Písek, Czech Republic
2008 Notes on Architecture, sittcomm.award presentation, Warsaw, Budapest, Luxembourg

Projects, conferences, lectures

2014 The discourse of grey and the critique of housing estates: the case of Czechoslovakia in the 1980s and 1990s, lecture, Department of Sociology, Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic
2014 Socialist and post-socialist urbanizations: architecture, land and property rights, Faculty of Architecture, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
2013 Resourceful cities, ISA-RC21 Conference, Berlin, Germany
2013 The 5th Nordic Geographers Meeting, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
2013 Between architecture of war and military urbanism, Faculty of Architecture, Estonian Academy of Arts, Tallinn, Estonia
2013 The AAG Annual Meeting, Association of American Geographers, Los Angeles, US
2012 The AAG Annual Meeting, Association of American Geographers, New York, US
2012 Helsinki Photomedia: Images in circulation, Aalto University, School of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland
2012 Architectural design and 'creative city' in Europe. Examples and critiques, invited lecture, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

2011 Peripheries,
Architectural Humanities Research Association conference, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK
2011 The Fragile Pedestal, Trieste Contemporanea - Seminar on Art History,
Trieste, Italy
2011 The City: Language, Planning and Politics, 8th Architectural Humanities Research Association PhD symposium, London, UK
2011 Street Life, Turku, Finland

2011 Incidental Urbanism, The 8th Urban and Landscape Days,
Tallinn, Estonia
2010 once upon a place,
Lisbon, Portugal
2010 Urban Crisis and Resistance, Delft, Netherlands
2010 INURA conference, Zurich, Switzerland
2010 Social Street, The 7th Urban and Landscape Days, Tallinn, Estonia
2009 Transformation of Industrial City, Vejprty-Bärenstein, Czech Republic and Germany
2009 In-Between City, Tampere, Finland
2009 European Sociological Association conference, Lisbon, Portugal
2009 Urbanity - Twenty Years Later, Centre for Central European Architecture, Prague, Czech Republic
2008 Landscapes of Global Urbanism, ISA-RC21 conference, Tokyo, Japan
2008 Interpreting Architecture, Interpretation Colloquium, Prague, Czech Republic
2007 FUTURE Urban Research workshop, Karlskrona, Sweden
2006, 2004 European Forum Alpbach, Alpbach, Austria

Awards

2011 sittcomm.award, winner
2009 Mio Photo Award,
Jurors Award (Mr. Atsuhiko Shima)
2008 sittcomm.award, finalist