Yesterday there was the opening of the new, much waited David Černý’s solo exhibition entitled Über ego in Dvorak Sec Contemporary Gallery. Artist known as legend provocateur, who through his works, once again, attracts sarcastic intervention in social relations and public spaces. In addition to the exhibition, a six meter high sculpture installation „In Utero“ will be displayed in an open-air public space next to the gallery (in the park on the crossing of Dlouhá Street and V Kolkovně).
David Černý presents his most recent work which he created in 2012 and 2013. You will have a chance to discover 22 art objects in total, including 9 celebrity portrait reliefs and 4 other reliefs created by an original mixed media technique of embedding small objects into resin, furthermore 4-dimensional objects embedded into transparent cube forms and 5 sculptural realizations of which two are kinetic.
Czech artist David Černý (born 1967) laureate of the Jindřich Chalupecký Award (2000) is mainly famous for his monumental realizations in public space, such as Pink tank, St. Wenceslas (upside down horse) in Lucerna, Babies on Žižkov TV Tower, Entropa in Brussels or London Booster that showed at the Olympics in London (you will have a chance to see a small replica of this one in the gallery with the crawling baby in a „new outfit“).
David Černý is one of the most famous Czech contemporary artist and this exhibition is definitely worth to visit. Let us know what you think about it…
Where: Dlouhá 5, Prague 1 – www.dvoraksec.com
When: 24. 10. 2013 – 6. 12. 2013
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 10.00am – 18.00pm