Krištof Kintera

Lives and works in Prague.
* 09/20/1973


1992–99 Academy of Fine Arts, Prague, Czech Rep.
2003–04 Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunsten - Amsterdam, Netherland


Solo exhibitions:

2023 How Can I Help You?” DOX, Prague, Czech Rep.
2022 “Girl with a Dove and Building Sculptures”, Kunsthalle Prague, Czech Rep.
“Gedankenexperiment”, Heldenreizer Contemporary, Munich, Germany
2021 “This is How Nature Works”, Orto Botanico, Padova, Italy
“Memorial of Passed Light”, Artesella, Borgo Valsugana, Italy
2020 “The End of Fun”, IKON gallery, Birmingham, Great Britain
“Welcome to Neuropolis”, Heldenreizer Contemporary, Munich, Germany
“Neuropolis”, Galerie Zdenek Sklenář, Prague, Czech Republic
2019 “Am I also responsible for all that shit around?”, Kali Gallery, Lucern, Switzerland
"No One Has Nothing", Z2O - Sara Zanin Gallery, Rome, Italy
2018 “Do Not Litter, Do not Feed Birds and Do Not Push the Help Button Yet”, Czech Centre NY, USA
“Naturally Postnatural”, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherland
“We all want to be cleaned”, Gong, Ostrava, Czech Rep.
“Jsem kus klacku natřenej na bílo”, Galerie Zdenek Sklenář, Litomyšl, Czech Rep.
2017 “Nervous Trees”, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Rep.
“Postnaturalia”, Maramotti Collection, Reggio Emilia, Italy
"My Light in Pieces" Polansky gallery, Brno
2016 “Systémy bez ducha”, galerie Kaple, Valašské Meziříčí
“Natural Nervosity”, Kunsthalle LAB, Bratislava, Slovakia
2015 “May Be It Is Here”, Ron Mandos Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherland
"Your Light is My Life", Kunsthal Rotterdam, Netherland
2014 Who is Perfect?", D+T Brussels, Belgium
"OH,NO", Nevan Contempo, Prague, Czech Republic
“I am not you”, Tinguely Museum, Basel, Swizerland
“Nervous Trees”, Galerie/Schleicher Lange, Berlin, Germany


"Bad News", Gallery Jiri Svetka, Berlin, 2013
"Hollywoodoo", MEM-Fait Gallery, Brno, Czech Rep.
“Symptoms of Nervosities”, Galerie D+T Project, Brusell, Belgium
“Nervous”, Galerie Města Blanska, Czech Rep.
Black Flag”, Make Up Gallery, Košice, Slovakia
Demon of the Growth”, Galerie Schleicher/Lange, Berlin
“Výsledky Analyzy”, Galerie Hlavního Města Prahy, Městská knihovna, Praha
“Analysis Results”, La Station, Nice, France
2011 “There is No Way to Go Now”, Obední Dům, Opava Czech Rep.
2010 “Unhappy Coincidence”, Galerie Ho, Marseille, France
“A Bigger Problem Than Yours”, Galerie JIří Švestka, Berlin, Germany
The Bigger Problem Than Yours, Jiri Svestka Gallery, Prague
2009 “Lay Down and Shine”, gallery Schleicher Lange, Paris, France 
“Holy Spirit Opened”, Dům umění, Ostrava, Czech Rep.
2008 “Holy Spirit Opened”, Galerie Brno, Brno, Czech Rep.
“Believe it or not”, Východočeská galerie, Pardubice, Czech Rep.
“One or two or crowd”, Dominik Art Project, Krakow, Poland
“Miracle”, Fundament Fundation, Tilburg, Netherland
“Rituals”, V.M. 21 arte contemporanea, Rome, Italy
Volta NY, New York, USA
“It and bicycle”, Prostějovské muzeum umění, Prostějov, Czech. Rep.
2007 “Problems on top of problems”, Galerie Schleicher+Lange, Paris, France
“The weather is changing”, A.M. 180, Prague, Czech Republic
2006 “Revolution”, Galeria Potocka, Krakow, Poland
“Carry on as if Everything Was Alright”, Galerie Schleicher und Lange, Paris, France
“I am sick of it all”, Moravská galerie, Brno, Czech Rep.
“Hrubý Domácí Produkt”, Galerie Štenberk, Czech Rep.
2005 “Power-Play”, Galerie Mázhaus, Pardubice, Czech Rep.
2004 „Super Natural Special Real“, Jiří Švestka gallery, Prague, Czech Rep.
“We´ve got the power!”, One man show – art fair Brusel, Belgium
2002 “Can you show me what´s in your bag?” Gallery Open, Bratislava, Slovak Rep.
“Privat Revolution”, Galerie v Kapli, Bruntál, Czech Rep.
2001 Gallery 761, Ostrava, Czech Republic
“Are you all right?” Czech center Munich, Germany
“Are you all right?”, La Chaufferie, Strasbourg, France
“It won´t be better!”, Gallery Skuc, Ljubljana, Slovenia
“Lepší už to nebude !”, Gallery Behémot, Czech Republic
2000 Gallery of E.Filla, Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
1999 “Talkmen”, Gallery of the City of Prague, Prague, Czech Rep.
“Painting is watching you”, Sternmberský palac, National Gallery Prague, Czech rep.
1997 Gallery U kamene, Cheb, Czech Republic
1996 Gallery Ruce, Prague, Czech Republic
1995 “Plumbař”, Gallery Mladých, Brno, Czech Republic
1994 Gallery Ruce, Prague, Czech Republic

Group exhibitions:

2023 “Alle Macht der Imagination, part II”, Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden, Germany
“Sculpture by the See”, Perth, Australia
2022 “Alle Macht der Imagination, part I”, Kunsthalle im Lipsiusbau, Dresden, Germany
“Sculpture by the See”, Sydney, Australia
2021 “Occupation, Occupancy, Orchestrating, Overpowering and Ownership of Utopias”, Motorenhalle Dresden, Germany
“Grenzen in der Kunst”, Kunstforum Regensburg, Germany
“Tree Connections”, Kulturstitung Basel, Switzerland
“Umění na vzdory času”, galerie Jelení, Prague, Czech Republic
2020 “Vanitas”, Dox, Prague
„Light Underground“, GHMP – City Gallery Prague, Czech Republic
„Ni cygne ni lune“, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
„Supernatural – Sculptural visions of the Physical“, Kunsthalle Tubingen, Germany
"Dialogue with the Space", MOCAK, Krakow, Poland
“Umění za čarou”, Projekt in subway stations Prague, Czech Republic
„(Un)endliche Ressourcen“ , Städtische Galerie/Kunstsammlungen, Karlsruhe, Germany
“Sen ve snu”, Veletržní palác, National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
2019 „Utopien“, Motorenhalle, Dresden, Germany
„Moc bezmocných“, Kunsthale Bratislava, Slovak Republc
„Sen o výstavě“, Galerie NOD, Prague, Czech Republic
„Mememento Mons – Cabinet des Curiosites“, Bam, Mons, France
“Sculpture by the See” , Bondi Beach, Sydney, Australia
“NEMO - Biennale des Arts Numeriques”, Le Cent Quatre 104, Paris, France
“Touch Wood”, MMK Klagenfurt, Austria
“Transnatura”, Gallery 22,48 m2, Paris, France
“Cool Brieze”, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
“Broken Nature”, Triennale Milano, Milano, Italy
“Rehang”, Collezione Maramotti, Regio Emilia, Italy
“You Got to Burn to Shine”, Galleria Nazionale, Rome, Italy
“Small Between the Stars, Large Against the Sky“, Biennale Quebec, Qubec City, Canada
„Odjazd“, Galerie BWA Wroclav, Poland
2018 “Dimensions of Dialog”, National Gallery, Salm Palace, Prague, Czech Republic
“WWW – Slunce v úplňku”, DSC Gallery, Prague
“Objektivne”, Kunsthalle Bratislava, Slovakia
“Eco Visionaries – Art and Architecture after Anthropocene”, Lisabon, Portugal
“Hidden Beauty” Galerie Sara Zanin, Rome, Italy
“8”, Kali gallery, Lucern, Switzerland
2017 „Kmeny“ Moravská galerie, Brno, Czech Republic
Sulle vie dell’Illuminazione, MASI Lugano, Switzerland
“My Light is Your Light”, Watou, Belgium
“New Black Romanticism”, Muzeul National de Arta al Romaniei, Bukurest, Romania + Kunstlerhause Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
“Prague Power Boost”, Ludwig Museum Koblenz, Germany
2016 “Medicine in Art”, MOCAK, Krakow, Poland
“Not Really Really”, Frederic de Goldschmidt Collection, Brussels, Belgium
“GOLEM” Jewish Museum Berlin, Germany
“Wer Nicht Denken Will, Fliegt Raus”, Museum Kurkaus Kleve, Kleve, Germany
“All Hail Sport!”, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
“Magie und Macht”, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
2015 “Prosopopeés”, Cent Quatre, Paris, France
“Něha”, Prague, Czech Republic
“Balagan !!!”, Momentum, Berlin, Germany
“Industriale Immaginario”, Collezionemaramotti, Regio Emilia, Italy
“Brave New World”, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
“Levitate”, Museum Quartier, Vienna, Austria
"Public Juke Box“, Oerol, Terchelling, Netherland
“V codes”, Haus der Kunst, Munich, Germany
"132,54 m2", Galerie Schleicher Lange", Berlin, Germany
Le Paradis et l’Enfer. Des tapis volants aux drones,Boghossian Foundation,Brussels, Belgium
2014 „Stalactica”, Quincaillerie Vander Eycken, Brussels, Belgium
“High Horizons: Bruegel Land, early 21th Century”, Royal Museum of Fine Arts -, Antwerp, Belgium
“A Book Between Two Stools”, Boghosian Foundation, Villa Empain, Brussels, Belgium
2013 “Truly Flabby Preludes (For a Dog), Maison Popularie, Montreuil, France
“Problem is Here” 4 days in Motion, Prague
“Christof Social Club”, Hallein, Austria
“A La Recherche de la Boheme Perdue”, CAN, Neuchatel, Switzerland
“Geometrie variable”, Reims, France
"Images for Images - Artists for Tichy – Tichy for Artists", GASK, Kutná Hora, Czech Rep “
Daddy you can’t make a cactus…this has been done!”, Grimm Museum Berlin, Germany
2012 “Cartographies of Hope”, DOX, Prague, Czech Republic
“Zářicí měsíc, svěží vítr”, Litomyšl, Czech Republic
“Začátek století”, Plzeň, Czech Republic
“Oh, Plasticksack!”, Gewerbemmuseum Winterthur, Germany
2011 Farbe im Fluss”, Museum fur Moderne Kunst Wesenburg, Bremen, Germany
“The Mocak Collection”,MOCAK, Krakow, Poland
"Art on Lake" Budapest, Hungary
"Velocypedia", Galerie NTK, Národní technická knihovna, Prague, Czech Republic
6 Nový Zlínský salon mladých, Dům Umění ve Zlíne, Zlín, Czech Republic
"Puppen-Projectionsfiguren in der Kunst", Villa Rot Museum, Burgrieden, Germany
2010 "Displaced Divisions", Škuc Gallery, Ljubljana, Slovenia
"Sunday" London, Ambika P3, Great Britain
"Revenge", Tallin Art Hall, Estonia
"Schleicher+Lange at temporary Gallery Vienna", Kunstbuero, Wien, Austria
2009 “All creatures great and small”, Zacheta National Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
“Processing a Mirage”, galerie Futura, Prague, Czech Repubic
“After Velvet”, Prague City Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
“Open 09”, zámek Třebešice, Czech Republic
“Mes Dalton”, Centre d'Art Contemporain la Chapelle du Genêteil, Château-Gontier, France
“New Aqusitions”, Museum Ludvig, Budapest
“Open Office”, Aircraft gallery, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
“Let Us Be US”, Emil Fila Gallery, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic
2008 “Domestic Appliance”, Flowers East, London, U.K.
“Don´t worry be curious”, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
“Uprising”, Raw Space Galleries, Sydney, Australia
“Socha a objekt”, Galerie Kressing, Bratislava, Slovakia
“La Foule – 0-infinity”, Espace D´art Contemporain La Tolerie, Clermont-Ferrand, France
“Ad Absurdum”, Marta Herford, Herford, Germany
“Where is the mistake? - visuality vs. reality”, Povážská galeria Žilina, Slovakia
2007 “Going, Staying”, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
“Pay Attention please”, 26 cc, Rome, Italy
“Big Store”, Temple Bar Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
“Constellations” Artissima 14, Torino, Italy
“Czech Point”, Arsenal Gallery, Poznaň, Poland
“Socha a Objekt”, Slovenská Národní Galerie, Bratislava, Slovakia
2006 “Ten, ta, to,” City Gallery Prague, Prague
“Shadows of Humor”, Mars Gallery, Moscow, Russia
“Czech Point”, Universal NoD, Praque, Czech Rep.
“Cinq milliards d´années / Five Milliards Years”, Palais de Tokyo, Paris, France
“Shift”, Galerie Grita Insam, Wienna, Austria
“Volta 02”, Basel, Switzerland
„Tina B“, Veletržní palác, Prague, Czech Rep.
„Pragse Tuin“, Gouverneurstuin te Assen, Netherland
„Local Global“, Mikkelin, Taidemuseo, Mikkeli, Finland
„Art Rock“, Rockeffeller Plaza, New York, USA
„Odlet – Low Cost Generation“, České centrum, Prague, Czech Rep.
„Shadows of Humor“, BWA Awangarda, Wroclaw, Poland
„Ferne Nahe“, Lilienfeld, Austria>
2005 “Yes Yes Yes Yes – Difference and Repetition in Pictures of the Olbricht Collection”, Leverkusen, Germany
“Positioning, In the New Reality of Europe”, The National Museum of Modern Art, Osaka, Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporarz Art, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tokyo, Japan
“Czech Photography of the 20th Century”, City Gallery Prague, CZ
“Living Together”, Odapark Venray, Netherland
“Low tech”, Arti et Amicitiae, Amsterdam, Netherland
“Aller-Retour“, Galerie Schleicher & Lange, Paris, France
„Prague Biennale II, Praha, CZ
2004 „Insiders“, Dům pánů z Kunštátu, Brno, Czech rep.
„Open Studios“, Rijskakademie van Beeldende Kunsten, Amsterdam, Netherland
„Werre und co.“, galerie Rachel Haferkamp, Koln, Germany
„Free entrance“, Bawag Fundation, Wien, Austria
“Breakthrough”, Grote Kerk, Den Haag, Netherland
„Metro“, Gallery Priestor, Bratislava, Slovakia
“Eastern Alliance”, Ort: Lichtturm, Berlin OberbaumCity, Germany
“EU-positiv”, Akademie der Kunste, Berlin, Germany
„+ 5“ Deiska, Amsterdam, Netherland
„Ipermercati dell´arte“, Palazzo delle Papesse, Siena, Italy
2003 “Czechoslovakia”, Bratislava, SK
“Young salon”, Zlín, CZ
“Prague Biennale I”, Veletržní palác, Prague, CZ
“Survey”, Galerie Futura, Praha, CZ
“Aus Liebe – Zeitgenössische Kunst aus Prag“, Remscheid, Germany
“Finále”, Laueráti ceny J. Chalupeckého, Futura, CZ
“Open Studios”, Rijksakadmie van Beeldende Kunsten, NL
2002 “Fair”, Royal Collage of Art, London, UK
“Insideout”, Bunker, Actions gallery, Berlin, Germany
“Corps et traces”, Musee des beaux-arts Nancy, France
2001 “Slepená intimita“, Galerie Jelení, Prague, CZ
„Objekt Objekt“, Dům u Černé Matky Boží, Prague, CZ
„O člověku“, Museum of Czech Fine Art, Prague, Cz
„Trienalle of small sculpture“, Fellbach, Germany
„Borders 2001“, Slavonski Brod, Chroatia
„To Flow To“, Galerie Chromosome, Berlin, Germany
“Finale”, National Gallery Prague, Veletrzni palac, Prague, CZ
2000 „Nests of Games“, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Republic
„Worthless (Invaluable), Museum of Modern Art Ljubljana, Slovenia
„UberlebensKunst“, Neuer Berliner Kunstwerein, Berlin, Germany
„Alles in Bewegung“, Galerie Barakk, Berlin, Germany
„After the Wall“, Ludwig Museum - Budapest, Hamburger Banhof - Berlin
„The End of the World“, National Gallery Prague, Palace Kinskych, CZ
„All you can eat“, Galerie fur Zeitgennossiche Kunst, Leipzig, Germany
„Bohemian Birds“, Kunst Haus Dresden, Germany
1999 “Unplanned Connections”, Mánes, Praha, Czech Republic
“Close Encounters”, Naarden, Comenius Museum, Holland
”Midnight Walkers and City Sleepers”, W-139, Amsterdamm, Holland
”Ordinary fairytales”, Galerie Klatovy - Klenová, Czech Republic
“Plug in City”, Salon 3, London, Great Britain
„After the Wall“, Moderna Museet, Stockholm, Sweden
“99 CZ”, Václavské nám. 15, Praha, Czech Republic
“Finale”, National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
1998 “Low Budget”, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
“Reciprocita”, VŠVU, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
„Czech Art in 90´s“, Prague City Gallery, Dům u Zlatého Prstenu, Cz
“Manifesta II”, Casino Luxembourg, Luxembourg
“Germinations 10”, Factory, Athens, Greece
”Close Encounters”, Narden, Holland
1997 AVU, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
“Quiet messeges”, Budapest, Hungary
“Artwork in Public Spaces”, Veletržní palác, Prague, Czech Republic
“Show”, Štátná galeria v Banské Bystrici , Slovak Rep.
“Towards the Object”, Riverside studios, London, Great Britain
“Metal Sculptures”, Gallery of V. Špály, Prague, Czech Republic
1996 “Salón”, Zlín, Czech Republic
“Harvest”, Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic
“Exteriér vs. Interiér”, Cosmos, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
“Biennial of Young Artists II”, Dům U Kamenného zvonu, Prague, Cz
1995 “Test Run”, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
AVU, Mánes, Prague, Czech Republic
“Bienalle of small sculpture”, Murska Subota, Slovenia
“Real Pictures”, Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic
1994 Gallery AFFA, Prague, Czech Republic
Gallery Sýpka, Vlkov, Czech Republic
“New Names”, Gallery of V. Špály, Prague, Czech Republic
AVU, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
1993 AVU U Hybernů, Dům U Hybernů, Prague, Czech Republic
Hermit II, monastery Plasy, Prague, Czech Republic

In collection of:

  Ludwig Múzeum, Budapest, HUN
Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, AUT
Fogg Art Museum of Harvard University, Boston, USA
MOCAK – Museum of Contemporary Art – Krakow, POL
Boghossian Foundation, Bruxelles, BEL
Collezione Maramotti, ITA
Barbierato Collection, ITA
Rubell Family Collection, Miami, USA
Jerry Speyer Collection, New York, USA
Kadist Art Fundation, Paris, FRA
Rosenblum Collection & Friends, FRA
Thomas D. Newbold, Paris, FRA
Collection Michel Fedoroff , FRA
Olbricht Collection, Essen, GER
Europaisches Patentamt – Munchen, GER
Národní galerie v Praze, Prague, CZE
Galerie hlavního města Prahy, Prague, CZE
Lettenmayer Collection, Prague, CZE
Galerie Zdeněk Sklenář, Prague, CZE

and other private collections in Berlin, Bratislava, Geneva, Paris, Prague, Rome, etc.

Performances with Jednotka/Unit:

2002 “Talkmen”
2000 "Ikebana"
1998 "Live”
"Mr. TV"
"Art Dealer"
1997 "An Argument"
1996 "From the bush”
1994 "Explosion"
"A Walk",
"The Bible",
1993 "Message in the bottle"
"The Granary”
"The Picnic"
"The Fly",

Other Projects:

2007 Curating group exhibition: “Gross Domestic Product” at Prague City Gallery
Designing media campaign and interior design for Prague Quadrennial 2007
2005 Designing promo boot for Prague Quadrennial 2007
2 sculptures for National Museum, exhibition Golden Age of Media
creating media campaign and Tv spot for “One World” – international documentary film festival
2004 working as graphic designer for several art institutuions like Goethe Institut Prague, Prague Quadriennale, Prague City Gallery etc.
2002 creating TV advert for National Theatre – Looks of Contemporary Drama
1999–01 founding venue and working as an artistic director in alternative multicultural space UNIVERSAL NOD in Prague,
2001 designing stage design and acting in theatre performance “Passanger” of Jednotka/Unit /performed: Czech rep., Slovakia, Chroatia, Germany, more:
1999 designing stage design and acting in theatre street performance “The Life of Fantasy” of Jednotka/Unit /performed in 1999-2000 Czech rep., Slovenia, Italy, Ukraine, Lithuania, Chroatia, Germany/, touring 1999-2002
2000 designing and making Internet café interior for Café
1998 designing multimedia theatre project “Strange things” of Jednotka/Unit /performed in theatre Alfred ve Dvore – Prague and theatre festival Kolin 1998-9/
1996 stage design in Dejvicke theatre – Prague