Pavel Trnkabiography

1948 Born in Podebrady, Czech Republic.
1963-67 Studied at The Secondary School of Glass at Zelezny' Brod.
1967-73 Studied at The Academy of Applied Art in Prague(Professor Stanislav Libensky''s glass studio).
1973- Started to work as a contemporary glass sculptor in Prague, Czech Republic
2004-08 Works as a visiting professor of Toyama City Institute of Glass Art.


Ume(lckopru*mslove' museum in Prague, Czech
Museum of the North Bohemian Region of Liberec
Museum of Glass and Costume Jewellery at Jablonec nad Nisou
Maravian Gallery in Brno
Museum Czech Arts, Pardubice
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning
Ulster Museum, Belfast
Glass museum Ebeltoft
Musee des Art Decaratifs, Paris
Takasaki Museum of Art, Takasaki
Museum van der Togt, Amstelveen
Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama

Individual exhibitions

1982 Melnik, Galerie ve vezi
1987 Paris, Clara Scremini Gallery
1988 Hannover-Dohren, Werkstatt-Schule/Galerie
1989 Den Haag, Galerie Rob van den Doel Paris, Clara Scremini Gallery
1990 Seattle/WA, Davison Galeries
1991 N.Y. Heller Gallery
1993 Arnbruck, Kunst From Galerie Linden Albat+Wirsam Softwarehause
1994 Den Haag, Galerie Rob van den Doel
1997 Praha, Galerie bratri Capku
2004 Nove Straseci Museum
2005 Hiro Gallery, Ginza
2006 gallery-BAU
2007 gallery-BAU Czech Center, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Japan
2008 Phenomenon of colour, Hiro Gallery Izukogen
2009 Phenomenon of colour, galerie Havelka, Praha