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Jan Vičar

Visual Artist

About Jan Vičar

Jan Vičar studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague. He has exhibited his work around the world—across Europe, in Japan, the United States, and South Africa; and it is held in collections including the National Gallery in Washington, DC. He has twice won Prague’s Print of the Year in the experimental category. He is the recipient of the 2018 Prix de Gravure Mario Avati from the Académie des Beaux Arts in Paris. He lives outside of Telč in the Czech Republic.

Find Events with Jan Vičar

HOLD: The Making of an Artist's Book
Sally Ball, Jan Vičar

Date: Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 1:00pm
Location: Library, Phoenix Art Museum, 1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Type & Genre: Talk; Book Arts, Experimental, Hybrid, Poetry, Visual Art

Join U.S. poet Sally Ball and Czech artist Jan Vičar for an exhibition of HOLD, a collaborative artist’s book exploring the effects of climate change in both micro- and macro-scopic ways, Sunday, November 11, 2018 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. in the Library at the Phoenix Art Museum (1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004).

In addition to an artist talk and readings from the text, guests will have the opportunity to interact directly with the completed book and purchase limited-edition prints. This event is open to the public and free.