Jan Vaněk: And the spirit hovered over me (14. 1. 2014)
Added: January 16, 2014
Opening of an exhibition of abstract paintings by Jan Vaněk from the turn of the 1980s and the 1990s. Jan Vaněk (born 1957, Tábor) was a member of the group Pilky (Radek Brož, Roman Dvořák, Roman Trabura) that were active on the Czech visual art scene in the 1980s. The graduate of a secondary industrial school in České Budějovice, he is a self-taught artist. Alongside Pilky group shows, his work has been displayed in, for instance, the legendary exhibition Popis jednoho zápasu. Česká výtvarná avantgarda 80. let (Description of a Struggle: The Czech Art Avant-Garde of the 1980s ) put on by the Ševčíks, a married couple. He currently works as a construction technician.