ABOUT ME

Katarína Zemková

Katarína Zemková graduated in 2001 from the Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Education at Constatine the Philosopher University in Nitra in the fields of history, art and museology. Her Master’s thesis was directed by an academic sculptor Viliam Loviška.

During her university studies she was led by such personages of Slovak artistic circles as graphic artist Igor Benca, the above-mentioned sculptor Viliam Loviška, graphic designer Jozef Dobiš, painter Jozef Jaňák and deceased academic painter and member of the Surrealist Group of Czechoslovakia, Karol Baron.

  • In 2000 she successfully participated in an international project called Andy Warhol, launched by photographer and artist Daniel Brogyányi.
  • She holds painting workshops for children and adults, eg. at the Senec Summer festival 2016 (more information at her Facebook page: Ateliér KZ @AtelierKatarinaZemkova).
  • She does in form of wall painting in commercial premises as well.
  • In 2016 she came up with a slogan for the ISA society and won a financial prize for her picture made to enhance sales of the LVL0 product (LEVEL ZERO).
  • In 2017 she received a prestigious award The Creative Act of the Year handed over by the Commission of Culture and Tourism in the City Council in Šaľa.
  • In 2018 she created a Project “THIS IS WHO I AM…“ (TOTO SOM…) with a well-known Slovak poet and lyricist Ján Štrasser.
  • In 2018 she received an award for her previous artistic activity (Plaketa Aničky Jurkovičovej).
  • The curator’s report was written by a respected art historian and professor, Ľubomíra Fašangová, PhD. (2017) and a respected Slovak art curator Ela Porubänová, Ed.D. (2019)
  • In 2019 she created a new graphical and artistic project in order to renew
    social communication for the Brantner Slovakia company.

She began her exhibition activity during her studies in 2001 and after a 13-year pause she announced her comeback in 2016 with the following exhibitions:

  • Nitrianska galéria, Nitra, máj 2001
  • Dom kultúry Šaľa, máj 2003
  • Galéria Labyrint, Senec, január 2017
  • Galéria FOCESA, Šaľa, marec 2017
  • Dom umenia, Piešťany, apríl 2017
  • Primaciálny palác, Bratislava, október 2017
  • Historická budova STM, Košice, október 2017
  • Galéria na Tehelnej, Zvolen, január – február 2018
  • Art Centrum Synagóga, Trenčín, júl – august 2018
  • Galéria Petra Matejku, Nové mesto n/V., apríl 2019, odovzdania filmovej ceny Kvet Tálie
  • Galerie AVIATIK, Brno – Prštice, ČR, máj 2019 – august 2019
  • Flyer Art Gallery, Rím, Taliansko, október – december 2019
  • Kohout na víně, Dům umění, Brno, ČR, január – október 2020 OPENED
  • Kultúrne stredisko Večierka, Galéria mesta Šaľa, február 2020
  • Galéria Michalský dvor, Bratislava, marec – apríl 2020
  • Theresia Chateau, Bernolákovo, jún 2020

ĎALŠIE AUTORSKÉ VÝSTAVY:

  • Antikvariát Senec, február 2016
  • Tea bar Sakura Bratislava, november 2016
  • MOKO Snackbar & Lounge, Bratislava, apríl 2017
  • Dolnozemská krčma, Bratislava, máj – jún 2017
  • Loď River Club, Bratislava, jún 2017
  • Maxmann Consultants, Bratislava, jún – august 2017
  • Passage Food & Coffee, Senec, OPENED
  • Galéria Hotela Devín ****, marec – apríl 2018
  • CLUB PENATI, Bratislava, máj 2018
  • ITERA, Bratislava, január – september 2018
  • MOKO Snackbar & Lounge, Bratislava, február – november 2018
  • Hotel Ponteo ****, Bratislava, september 2018 – september 2020 OPENED
  • Hotel Crowne Plaza **** Bratislava, december 2018 – september 2020 OPENED
  • Sanatórium Koch, Bratislava, august 2019 – január 2020
  • EVONIK FERMAS, Slovenská Ľupča, september – november 2019
  • CBC III, IV, V, Bratislava, september – november 2019
  • Green Foundation, Bratislava, august – september 2020 OPENED
  • CLUB PENATI, Bratislava, september – október 2020 OPENED

You can visit me on my Facebook site: Ateliér KZ