Roman Trabura

Born      July 21, 1960 in Vsetin (Czech Republic)

One man exhibitions
Group exhibitions

Since 1978 he has lived and worked in Prague. In 1978 to 1990 he studied privately, and attended courses of drawing and painting as well as private lectures on art history. His work has been exhibited in group exhibitions since 1984 and from 1988 he has had one man shows. In 1990 he represented Czech fine art ata festival in Nijmegen, Holland. In 1991 he exhibited his graphic works in Italian Montebelluno. In 1992 he spent summer in a Spanish fine art foundation 'Ia Rectoria' in Barcelona on a grant. In 1993 he received a grant from the foundation of Jana and Milan Jelinek Stifftung. In 1994 he received a three month scholarship in Nottingham in England. He studied painting at Academy of Fine Arts in Prague, in 1990 to 1992 he studied in the studio of professor Jiri Naceradsky, from 1992 to 1996 he studied at professor Ales Vesely. He completed the Academy m 1997. Is represented in collections :Czech National gallery, Czech museum of fine art, Prague, Gallery of Felix Jenewein, Kutna Hora.Some of his paintings are in private collections in Düseldorf, Frankfurt, Barcelona, New York and Prague. He carried out several art works in public sites: altar paintings in thechurch in Libeznice town near Prague, facade paintings in a brewery plant KHB in Kagoshima, Japan. His works are included in a book called Contemporary Czech Painting compiled by Pavla Pecinkova and published by G+B Arts International Limited in Australia in 1993.

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1988KD Cil, Prague
Festival Monte Belluno, Monte Belluno, Italy
1991KD Delta, Prague
1993Gallery U Recickych, Prague
Caffe Kandinski, Prague
Caffe Holesovicka kavarna, Prague
1995Gallery Fronta, Prague
1996Gallery Via Art, Prague
Gallery MK, Roznov pod Radhostem
Gallery Zamek, Pribram
1997Gallery Via Art, Prague
1998Gallery Caesar, Olomouc.
Gallery Via Art, Prague
2000Gallery of Felix Jenewain, Kutna Hora
Gallery Cerný pavoukˇ, Ostrava
2002Gallery N.O.D., Praguev
2003Cities and houses.Atrium , Prague
Fuck you in the forrest, Via art, Prague

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1985Valdstejn´s garden, Prague
1986Konfrontation I, Mozartova, Prague
1987Konfrontation II, Vysocanska, Prague
1988Club U melouna, Prague
Gallery V Karlovce, Pilky, Prague
1989KD Barikadniku, Prague
Vinohradska trznice, Prague
Konfrontace II, Zlicín, Prague
KD Delta, Pilky, Prague
Czech lndependent Art Wroclaw, Wroclaw, Poland
C.I.V., Gallery U Recickych, Prague
1990Czech Alternative ULUV, Prague
Czech Independent Art, Wroclaw, Poland
Festival v.d. Toekomst, Nijmegen, Holland
Salon 90, Slavicin
Totalitarian Zone, Stalin, Prague
Czech Independent Scene, Sczeczyn, Poland
Mosira d'art Txec, Barcelona, Spain
1991Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, U Hybernu, Prague
1992Istropolitana, Bratislava, Slovakia
Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, Prague
1993Landscape In Contemporary Art, Prague
Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, U Hybernu, Prague
1994Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany
Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, Karlovy Vary
1995Gallery of Academy of Fine Arts, Prague
Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts, Manes, Prague
Swiss Bank Award, London, UK
Svitavy´s Choice of Academy of Fine Arts, Svitavy
1996Zlin´s Salon, Zlin
Harvard University, USA
1997Strahov Monastery, Prague
Art In Public Space, Veletrzni palac, Prague
1998Harvest, Gallery Manes, Prague
1999Umění pro nemocnici, Galerie V.Špály, Prague
Jelinek Stiftung, Gallery Manes, Prague
Hommage a F.Kafka, Kunsthalle Augsburg, Germany
Hommage a F.Kafka, Tančící dům, Praha
Zlínský Salon 99, Zlin
Czech Culture Centre, Berlin, Germany
2000Visions, Gallery N.O.D.Prague
GalleryF.Jenewaina, Kutna Hora
The End of the World, National Gallery, Prague
100, Caesar, Olomouc
Portrait2000, Gallery Klenová, Klatovy
"Past Future", Alšova galerie, Hluboka
2001"Past Future", Jihlava
Laboratory, National gallery, Prague
2002"Vizionáři a vypravěči", Galerie Bayer, Leverkusen, Dormegen
2003Aqua art, Gallery of critics, Palác Adria, Prague
 Czech painting, Riga Latvia
Art Prague, Art fair, Manes
Prague Bienall-The Youngest
Perfect Tense, Riding House, Prague Castle


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