Adéla Doušová Schicker
contemporary jewellery designer
*1984; born in Žebrák, works in Prague; Czech Republic
Adela studied at the Studio of painting at UMPRUM (Academy of Arts, Architecture & Design in Prague) and at the Studio of jewellery by Vratislav Novák in Pilsen. Within her studies she also took internships by Eva Eisler at UMPRUM and in Sheffield, England. She was awarded for her work in the National price for students design competition in 2013.
She approaches her production in a playful and conceptual way, however she also works with jewellery in its applied form.
2013 - 2014 Sheffield Hallam University, UK; study intership in the Jewellery and Metalwork studio
2011 - 2014 Academy of Art , Architecture and Design in Prague; Department od Fine Arts, Painting studio
2010 - 2011 University of West Bohemia in Pilsen, Faculty of Design and Art; Metal and Jewellery design
2004 - 2010 University of West Bohemia in Pilsen,
Faculty of Education, Pedagogy of Art Education (master study programme)
Faculty of Philosophy and Arts, Humanities (bachelor study programme)
2017 Šperk, group exhibition of authorial jewellery; Czechdesign gallery, Prague
2016 Stip(p)visite; group exhibition; Gulzan Concept Store, Prague
2015 More than three kilograms of sea salt, group exhibition; Pro Design gallery, Armaturka, Ústí nad Labem, CZ
2015 Stip(p)visite, 18th International Dresden Summer Academy for Visual Arts; experimental space "Rosslstube";
group exhibition of scholarship holders; Germany
2014 Designblok; group show of intermedia group UKOLEM; jewellery, glass and textile design; Prague
2014 Zn. Šperk, group exhibition of authorial jewellery; Pro Design gallery, Armaturka; Ústí nad Labem, CZ
2014 New G(o)ods, designforum Steiermark; Kunsthaus Graz, Austria
2014 Love, group exhibition; Září - gallery of authorial jewellery, Prague
2013 New G(o)ods!, Czech National Award for Student Design 2013, Prague
2013 2 x 15, group exhibition; Biennial of jewellery, Železný Brod, CZ
2012 The angle of view (painting), solo exhibition; Café NoD experimental venue Roxy/NoD, Prague
2012 Growth behind the glass, public space installation of art collective UKOLEM; NIKA Gallery, Prague
2012 Studio 307: Желю Желев; group exhibition of Painting studio AAAD in Prague;
Emil Filla Gallery in Ústí nad Labem,CZ
Scholarships & Residencies
2015, July; 18.th International Summer Academy for Fine Arts; Dresden, Germany
2014 Czech National Award for Student Design 2013, awards for Outstanding Student Design 2013
Collection of porcelain jewellery and objects working with the principle of magnetism called "Lonesome No More"
Since 2012 member of group UKOLEM;
Art group formed by several students of AAAD in Prague. Its aim is to combine various artistic disciplines
within projects and installations moving the borders of design and fine arts.