Meet the Author session with Patrik Kovačovský

September 9, 2012 in In Conversation, Patrik Kovačovský, Rozmowa

The International Artists in Residence Programme together with the Institute of Slavic Philology invites everyone interested for a Meet the Author session with Patrik Kovačovsky. The meeting is scheduled for Thursday 13 September 2012, 6:00 PM at the Institute of Slavic Philology, room 285 and will be interpreted from Czech by Roman Śliwka, MA.

The meeting will present the artist’s works up to now. Kovačovský’s area of expertise is manly sculpture but he is also well-versed in other media, such as photography, film and new media. During the session, the artist will reveal his sources of inspiration and explain the process of creating particular works.

The artist was invited to Poznan in July 2012 by Stowarzyszenie Nastawnia. He will stay in Poznan for three months, taking part in the International Artists in Residence Programme.

Patrik Kovačovský is a Slovak artist. He lives and works in Bratislava, where he is a lecturer at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design and the Head of the Sculpture in Architecture Studio. His works were exhibited at various solo and group exhibitions, including X Documenta in Kassel, Expo 2000 in Hannover and the Film Biennale 2000 in Paris.