Tereza Zelenkova

b. 1985 in Czech Republic



Education

2012    MA Photography, Royal College of Art
2010    First Class Honors, BA Photographic Arts, University of Westminster


Awards

2016    ING Unseen Talent Award, NL - finalist

2015    Jerwood / Photoworks Award, UK - winner

2012    1000 Words Magazine Award, UK - winner
2012   
Saatchi New Sensations, shortlisted, UK - shortlisted
2012   
Metro Imaging Award, UK - winner

2012    Plat(t)form, Fotomuseum Winterthur, CH - participant
2011    Fresh Faced & Wild Eyed, The Photographer’s Gallery, UK - finalist

2011    Flash Forward, Magenta Foundation, UK - honorable mention


Solo Exhibitions

2016    Two and two is five, Rough Print Gallery, London, UK.

2014    Two and two is five, Galerie Jeleni, Prague, CZ.

2013    The Absence of Myth, Legion TV, London, UK.


Selected Group Exhibitions

2016    Jerwood / Photoworks Award, Open Eye Gallery, Liverpool, UK.

2016    ING Unseen Talent Awards, Unseen Photography Fair & Festival, Amsterdam, NL.

2016    Jerwood / Photoworks Award, Belfast Exposed, Belfast, UK.

2015    Jerwood / Photoworks Award, Impressions Gallery, Bradford, UK.

2015    Jerwood / Photoworks Award, Jerwood Art Space, London, UK.

2015    a Handfull of Dust, Le Bal, Paris, F.

2015    Eidetic Image, Burrard Arts Foundation, Vencouver, CA.

2015    reGeneration 3, Musée de l’Elysée, Museo Amparo, Mexico.

2015    reGeneration 3, Musée de l’Elysée, Lausanne, CH.

2014    Rundblick, Kunstwerk Köln e.V., Cologne, D.

2014    Re-becoming, Flowers Gallery East, London, UK.

2014    Continental Shift, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK.

2013    Unnatural Selection, Unseen Photography Fair, Amsterdam, NL.

2013    New Order, Saatchi Gallery, London, UK.

2013    Thresholds, Belfast Exposed, Belfast, UK.

2012    Lianzhou Foto Festival, Lianzhou, China.
2012   
Saatchi New Sensations, London, UK.
2012   
RCA Show 2012, Royal College of Art, London, UK.
2012    Black Thorns in The White Cube, Western Exhibitions, Chicago, USA.

2012    Hijacked III, Perth Institute of Contemporary Art, AU.

2011    The Wonders of The Visible World, Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art, Sunderland, UK.
2011    Altitude +1000 Festival de Photographie de Montagne, Rossiniere, CH.

2011    The Collector’s Guide to New Art Photography Vol. 2, Chelsea Museum of Art, New York, USA.
2011   
Oblong Gallery Presents (with Jh Engstrom, Laura Hynd, Michael Grieve), London, UK.

2010    This Must be The Place, Jerwood Art Space, London, UK.

2010    Women in Art Photography U.K., Taaschen, London, UK.


Selected publications


Artists Books:

The Absence of Myth (self-published with support of Art’s Council England and Legion TV), 2013.

Index of Time (self-published book - with Peter Watkins and Oliver Shamlou), 2012.

When One Shuts One Eye One Does Not Hear Everything (self-published zine), 2011.

The Wallace Collection (self-published zine), 2010.

Supreme Vice (published by Morel Books), 2010.

Watch Your Skin Peel (self published book), 2009.


Group publications:

a Handful of Dust, by David Campany (published by MACK Books, 2015).

Self-publish Be Happy: A DIY Photobook Manual and Manifesto, by Bruno Ceschel (pubished by Aperture, 2015).

reGeneration 3 - Exhibition Catalogue, (published by Musée de l’Elysée & Skira editore, 2015).

Flash Forward 10th Anniversary book (Magenta Foundation, 2014).

Catlin Graduate Guide, 2013.

Seeing for Others (published by Black Dog Publishing, 2012).

Hijacked III (published by Big City Press, 2012).

The Collector’s Guide to Emerging Art Photography (published by Humble Arts Foundation, 2011).


Residencies

2013    Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth, UK.

2011    School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, USA.

2011    Rossiniere, CH.



Selected reviews and interviews

Der Greif, Der Greif Issue 9, print, 2016.

Calvert Journal, ‘Dark Arts’ (online), November 2015.

British Journal of Photography, ‘New Monochromes’ (online), November 2015, UK.

Independent Magazine, ‘One to Watch’, print, 31st October 2015, UK.

Hotshoe Magazine, print, Fall 2015, UK.

Hospodarske Noviny, print, 16/02/2015, CZ.

Source magazine, print, summer 2014, UK.

Hotshoe Magazine, print, spring 2014, UK.

Notes on Metamodernism, ‘Quiet Moves’ (online), November 2013, UK.

The Guardian, ‘Tereza Zelenkova – Freud’s Dream Photographer’ (online), November 2013, UK.

The Guardian, review of Unnatural Selection (online), September 2013. UK.

Dazed Digital, ‘Tereza Zelenkova: Dark reality’ (online), September 2013, UK.

Fotograf Magazine, print, July 2013, CZ.

Granta: Travel, print, July 2013, UK.

Hotshoe (online), ‘Tereza Zelenkova: Freud’s Study’, June 2013, UK.

Ahorn Magazine, www.ahornmagazine.com, March 2013, USA.

British Journal of Photography, print, January 2013, UK.

Photomonitor, review of Index of Time book, September 2012, UK.

Vision Magazine, ‘The Prophecy of the Seer’, print, August 2012, CHN.

British Journal of Photography, print, July 2012, UK.

Komfort Mag, print, Issue 7, December 2011, CZ.

Tiger Magazine, print, photographic essay about Strawberry Hill House. ES.

Under/Current Magazine, print, interview with Alexander Binder, May 2011, UK.

1000 Words Photography Magazine, review of ‘Supreme Vice’ book published by Morel (February 2011). UK.

Aesthetica Magazine, ‘Interrogating Location in Today’s Photography’ by David Campany, print, December/January 2011. UK.

NY Times T Magazine Blog, article about NY Art Book Fair, November 2010, USA.

Vice Magazine Photo Issue, print, Still-life, November 2010, CZ.

It’s Nice That, article about my work by Michael Salu, October 2010, UK.

British Journal of Photography, ‘Why Don’t You...?’ by Bruno Ceschel and Diane Smyth, October 2010, UK.

Source Magazine Online, special selection from Graduate Photography 2010 by Charlotte Cotton, July 2010, UK.

British Journal of Photography, ‘The kids are alright no.2’, article by Diane Smyth, June 2010, UK.

Too Much Chocolate, interview with Grant Willing, June 2010, USA.

Humble Arts Foundation, ‘Photo Book of the Week’ curated by Grant Willing, June 2010, USA.


TEREZA ZELENKOVA

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Table of Contents


I        Work

          (work in progress)  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2015

          Two and two is five . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2014

          The Absence of Myth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2013

          Georges Bataille . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2013

         The Other Night . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2012

          Index of Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2011

          Night is also a sun. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2011

          Supreme Vice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2010     


II      Publications

         The Absence of Myth . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2013

         Index of Time . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2012

         Supreme Vice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2011

     

III    Online Reviews

         The Guardian

         1000 Words blog

         Notes on metamodernism

         Calvert Journal

         Paper Journal

         Der Greif - part I, part II, part III, part IV, part V

         Dazed Digital

         Ahorn Magazine

         Photo-Eye

         1000 Words


IV    Information

         News   

         About

         CV

         Contact

       

V    Editions