Adéla Doušová Schicker

contemporary jewellery designer

*1984born 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. 

 

EDUCATiON

2013 - 2014    Sheffield Hallam University, UK;  study intership in the Jewellery and Metalwork studio

2011 - 2014     Academy of Art , Architecture and Design in PragueDepartment 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) 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

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

 

Awards

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" 

 

Memberships

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.

 

 

 

 

 

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