Jiri Valoch Portrait

Jiri Valoch

Born: 1946 in Brno, Czech
Lives: Brno, Czech

From 1965 to 1970, Valoch studied Czech and German literature and aesthetics at the Faculty of Philosophy, Masaryk University in Brno. He has worked as an art critic, theorist and curator since 1966. From 1972 to 2001, he was a theorist and curator of Art, Dum umeni, Brno. Currently, he is curator at the National Gallery Prag. Since 1966, Valoch has participated in numerous individual (in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Germany, Italy, Netherlands and Austria) and group exhibitions. He was a member of the Klub konkretistu (Club of Concretists) from 1968 to 1972. Valoch is a poet and author of visual and conceptual poetry, photographic concepts, events, artist books. 1969 he organized the pioneering exhibition Partury-hudebni in Brno, were it was possible to see works by Fluxus artists.

Art: Visual, Conceptual and Minimal Poetry, Mail Artist

16. Edition Box, 1972

JIRI VALOCH, "Hommage a Valoch"

40 works (drawings, screen prints, collagen, postcards, handwritten and stamped texts, one folding object and one cardboard sign with silver embossing) of Jiri Valoch, Karel Adamus, Dalibor Charteny, Ivan Charteny, Milan Grygar, J. K. Kocman, Karel Nepras, Ladislav Novak, Petr Stembera, Jan Steklik and Jan Wonjar.

Edition of 33 copies signed from all artists.
Size: 32 x 22 x 3 cm
Price: 2.200,- Euro

Jiri Valoch
Jiri Valoch

Jiri Valoch "Poetics" "art"

Cardboard, signed and dated, 1974, 18,5 x 22,3 cm.

Price: 600,-Euro

Jiri Valoc

typo3/sysext/cms/layout/db_layout.php?id=191#Collage, signed and dated, 1968

17,2 x 20 cm

Price: 800,-Euro



Jiri Valoch

typo3/sysext/cms/layout/db_layout.php?id=191#"colour poem"

Collage, signed, dated and titeled, 1969

19,5 21 cm.

Price: 800,.Euro

Jiri Valoch

Jiri Valoch
Jiri Valoch



Drawing on bütten paper, signed and dated, 1973,

21 x 29,7 cm.

Price: 800,-Euro

Jiri valoch

7 photos, signed and dated (on  the revers), 1969,

each 13 x 18 cm

Price: 1200,-Euro