Roman Ondák

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Roman Ondak (born August 5, 1966[1]) is a Slovak conceptual artist.

Roman Ondak
Born 5 August 1966
Žilina, Czechoslovakia (now Slovakia)
Residence Bratislava, Slovakia
Years active 1990-
Known for Conceptual art
Notable work

Measuring the Universe (2007)) Loop (2009)

Swap (2011)
Website www.romanondak.com

Life and career[edit]

Roman Ondák was born in Žilina. He studied at Academy of Fine Arts and Design[2] (Slovak: Vysoká škola výtvarných umení, abbr. VŠVU) in Bratislava from 1988 to 1994.

Ondak was named the 2018 winner of the Lovis Corinth prize.[3]

Selected works[edit]

  • Good Feelings In Good Times (2003)
  • More Silent Than Ever (2006)
  • Measuring the Universe (2007)
  • Loop (2009)[4]
  • do not walk outside this area (2012)
  • Signature (2014)

Exhibitions[edit]

Biennale in Venezia (1999, 2003, 2009, 2011)

2006: Tate Modern in London (2006)

2007: Pinakothek der Moderne in München (2007)

2009: Museum of Modern Art, New York

2011: Modern Art Oxford in Oxford

2011: Enter the Orbit. Kunsthaus Zürich

2012: Deutsche Guggenheim, Berlin

2012: Musée d'Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, Paris

2012: Within Reach of Hand and Eye. Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K21, Düsseldorf

2012: DOCUMENTA 13

2013: Mueso Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid

2015: Times Museum, Guangzhou

2017: Kunsten Museum of Modern Art, Aalborg

Awards[edit]

2012: Best Artist of the Year elected by the Deutsche Bank[4]
2018: Lovis Corinth prize

Bibliography[edit]

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gommel, Stefanie. "In the Space between Art and Life". hatjecantz. Hatje Cantz. Retrieved 31 October 2015. 
  2. ^ "Roman Ondák | Art Dictionary | Hatje Cantz". www.hatjecantz.de. Retrieved 2015-10-31. 
  3. ^ ""Roman Ondak wins 2018 Lovis Corinth Prize" | ArtReview". July 26, 2017. 
  4. ^ a b "Deutsche Bank - ArtMag - 67 - feature - Roman Ondak: Deutsche Bank's Artist of the Year 2012". db-artmag.com. Retrieved 2015-11-01. 

External links[edit]

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  1. ^ "Roman Ondák | Swap (2011) | Artsy". www.artsy.net. Retrieved 2015-11-01.