Gabriela Prochazka is a multimedia artist with a focus on light art, based in Prague. She’s interested in the intersection of art & technology & contemporary culture. 

She has a Masters’s degree in Digital Media from the Faculty of Arts and Design UJEP and has participated in study internships at Universities of Art in Paris and Bezalel Academy of Fine Arts in Jerusalem.

Her works had been exhibited at diverse venues from galleries (Šopa gallery, Chemistry Gallery, Hranicar Gallery), during AV performances in Prague venues (National Gallery of Prague in The Fair Trade Palace), Berlin (Berghain, OHM, Funkhaus, Spektrum – art science community) and new media art festivals (Mira Festival, Lunchmeat Festival, Retune festival Berlin, Signal Festival of Lights, Rewire festival Amsterdam, International Festival of Technologies Delft, The New Now Festival – Essen).

 Gabriela Prochazka CV

2022

show – There Is A Light That Never Goes Out, w / Olliver Torr, Studio Bubec (CZ)

upcoming:

art residency – Visualia, Langaveka (SWE)
installation – INTONAL Festival, Malmo (SWE)
laser projection – Culture Night of Stockholm (SWE)
solo show – Zhoř, Krakovec (CZ)
solo show – Galerie Ferdinand Baumann, Prague (CZ)

2021 

group show – Light, Gallery Hraničář, Ústí nad Labem (CZ) 

group show – Art in the city, Festival of Sculpture, České Budějovice (CZ)

art residency – Farm Studio (CZ) 

virtual group show – New Now – Festival of Digital Arts, Zollverein, Essen (DE)

group show – Prague Biennale, Re-connect Art (CZ)

group show – Pick’n’mix, studio BUBEC (CZ)

video art – Signals Festival, Funkhaus, Berlin, (DE)

art residency – KAIR Kosice (SK)

virtual residency – Sculpture Quadrennial Riga 2024 (LVA)

solo show – Šopa Gallery, Ghost In The Shell (SK)

2020

art residency – Instrument Inventors, Hague (NL)

video art – No Patent Pending, IIM x Rewire Festival – Hague, (NL)

art residency – BUBEC, Prague (CZ)

AV performance, installation – opening 20th season, Ponec Dance Venue (CZ)

video art – Lunchmeat festival, National Gallery, Veletržní palace (CZ)

2019

artist talk – Pecha Kucha Night vol.64, Kino Aero, Prague (CZ)

group show – Labyrinth, Digital Media atelier FUD UJEP, Pragovka Art district (CZ)

AV performance, installation – w/ NEON CHAMBERS (Kanding Ray, James Sigha) / MIRA Festival of Digital Arts, Barcelona (ES)

AV performance – Lunchmeat Festival, National Gallery of Prague, Convent of St.Agnes (CZ)

2018

solo show – Color Field Symptoms w/ Peter Kirn Galery Cella, Bludný Kámen, Opava (CZ)

installation – International Festival of Technologies, Delft (NL)

group show – If it’s an illusion, why does it feel so real? Holesovicka Sachta, Prague (CZ)

AV performance, installation – Neon Chambers: Kanding Ray & Sigha / Lunchmeat festival, Prague (CZ)

installation – w / Robert Lippok, Signal Festival of Lights, Prague (CZ)

leading workshop – Luminous Underwater Creatures, Technical University of Delft (NL)

installation – HIGHLIGHT Festival, Delft (NL)

performance – Tommy Four Seven, Boiler Room, Prague (CZ)

2017

group show – Festival Spectaculare – Art Show, The Chemistry Gallery, Prague (CZ)

AV performance – DARKIDENTITIESDARKBODIES: Exhibition, Spektrum, Berlin (DE)

performance – Mess, OHM Club, Berlin (DE)

installation – Total Eclipse, w / Peter Kirn , Berghain, Berlin (DE)

group show— Exhibition of diploma, Faculty of Art and Design UJEP, (CZ)

scenography – scenic reading of die unverheiratete from Ewald Palmetshofer, Činoherní studio of Ústí nad Labem (CZ)

installation – Festival of Lights Louny, (CZ)

installation – Editions of Lights vol. III – w Peter Kirn (CZ)

2016

installation – Kolonizace – Nový Počátek, Theatre Archa, Prague (CZ)

installation – MTF Berlin, Funkhaus Berlin (DE)

installation – Bratislava Design Week 2016 (SK)

instalaltion – International Biennale of Student Design, Brno (CZ)

sound and light sculpture – w / Arielle Esther, In the Dark: Sound Perceptions, Funkhaus Berlin (DE)

AV performance – Retune Festival, Berlin (DE)

AV performance – w / Peter Kirn, Lunchmeat Festival, Prague (CZ)

solo show: Video NoD Gallery, Prague (CZ)

AV performance – w/ Vida Vojic, Spektrum, Berlin (DE)

co-hosting workshop – w / Peter Kirn, Ableton Loop, Funkhaus Berlin (DE)

AV performance – Scope presents: Arielle Esther & Gabriela Prochazka #241, Berlin (DE) 

2015

installation – RGB Festival, Rome, (IT) 

solo show – Mala Gallery, Ústi nad Labem, (CZ)

2014 

installation – Signal Festival of Lights, Prague, (CZ)

group show – Expo Data Centre, Paris, (FR)

Scholarships & Residencies 

2022 – Visualia, art residency (SWE)

2021 – Sculpture Quadrennial Riga 2024 – Remote Art Residency (LVA)

2021 – KAIR Košice residency (SK)

2021 – Farm studio (CZ)

2020 – BUBEC, studio (CZ)

2020 – Instrument Inventors, Hague (NL)

2016 – Schmiede, Hallein (AUS)

2015 – 18. International Summer Academy of Dresden for Fine Arts (DE)

2015 – Lights in Alingsås (SWE)

Education

2015—2017 Faculty of Arts and Design J. E. Purkyně, Digital Media studio (CZ)

2010—2015 Faculty of Arts and Design J. E. Purkyně, Graphic Design (CZ)

2013—2014 Université Paris 8, Arts Plastiques, Paris (FR)

2012—Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Fine Arts, Jerusalem (ISR)

2006—2010 High school of Art of Václav Hollar, Prague (CZ)