MATEJ FABIAN


Born:
1979, Banská Bystrica

Address: Radvanská 5, 974 01 Banská Bystrica


EDUCATION

2011- 2014 Post - Graduate Studies, Academy of Fine and Applied Arts, Bratislava, Department of Drawing, Doc. Bubán

2005- 2011 Academy of Fine and Applied Arts, Bratislava, Department of Painting, Studio IV., Prof. Ivan Csudai

1995 – 1996 Crested Butte Academy, Crested Butte,Colorado, USA

AWARDS

2014 VÚB Prize for Painting - 2. Place

2014 finalist, NOVUM Art Award

2013 finalist, VÚB Prize for Painting 2013

2012 finalist, VÚB Prize for Painting 2012

2011 finalist, VÚB Prize for Painting 2011

2010 HENKEL Art Award, Nomination for Slovak Republic

COLLECTIONS

Bratislava City Gallery

Private collections in Austria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Dennmark, France, Germany, USA and Russia.

WORKSHOPS

ÁNO LINO, 2015, Banská St a nica, Banská Štiavnica, 11.9. - 20. 9. 2015

RESIDENCY

Jednota project, Kunstdorf Dúbravica, Slovakia, 3. 6. - 25.6. 2017

EXHIBITIONS

Individual

Jednota project, Kunstdorf Dúbravica, 24.6. 2017 - ?

Ceteris Paribus, Zoya Gallery, Bratislava, 20.4.- 30. 5. 2017

Odmäk, Photoport Gallery, Bratislava, 16.12 - 21.1. 2017

Existencial Boredom (with Jakub Janovský), PRFR, Bratislava, 30. 6. - 31. 7.2016

Matej Fabian SOLO PROJEKT, Depo Gallery, Prague (CZ), 22.10. - 8. 12. 2016

PERSONAE (with Jakub Janovský), NoD Gallery, Prague (CZ), 17. 5. - 20. 6. 2016

System Error, Atelier XIII., Bratislava, 26. 2. 2016 - 22. 4. 2016

Carnival Is Over, Levoča City Gallery, Levoča, 8. 2. 2016 - 11. 3. 2016

Hostile Takeover, Beastro Bar, Bratislava, 11. 11. 2015 - 25. 11. 2015

Rozšírenie bitevného poľa, Soga Art Auction House, Bratislava, 23.6. 2014 – 13.7. 2014

Na kosť, Berlínskej model, Prague (CZ), 15.1. 2014

Polčas rozpadu?, Artotéka, Bratislava, 12.3 – 26.4. 2013

TERMOVISION, Kabinet T. Gallery, Zlín, (CZ), 21. 3. 2012 - 20. 4. 2012

Lone Wolf, Cub and World Champion (with K. Janečková and A. Dúbravský), Soga Art Auction House, Bratislava, 14. 2. 2012 – 29.2. 2012

Fear of the Dark, Kressling Gallery, Bratislava, 27.1. 2012 – 1.3. 2012

NEW FACE IN HELL, Hangár Tranzit Studios, Bratislava, 6.5. 2010 – 6.6. 2010

Release the bats, Enter gallery, Bratislava, 11.2. 2010 – 28.2. 2010

Group Exhibitions

GruppenSIX, Beastro Bar, 30.12. 2016 - 24.1. 2017

Kunstverein Selection, PRFR, Bratislava, 25.11. - 26. 11. 2016

Slovenská. NEW GENERATION, Gallerie d´ Italia, Milan (IT), 8.9. - 23. 10. 2016

Ten Years of Painting, Eastern- Slovakian Gallery, Košice, 21.1. - 28. 2. 2016

Beauty Free Shop, Meet Factory, Prague (CZ), 13. 11. - 12 .1. 2016

Ten Years of Painting, Bratislava Castle, Bratislava, 29.9.- 22. 11. 2015

Ten Years of Painting, Central Slovakian Gallery, Banská Bystrica 29. 7. - 13. 9. 2015

Painting – Prize of VÚB Foundation for Young Artists, 2014, Nedbalka Gallery, Bratislava, 14. 11. - 21. 12. 2014

New Perspectives: Young Slovak Artists, Stilwerk- Design Tower, Vienna (AT), 22.10 - 22.11. 2014

One Step Forward Vol. 3, Industrial Gallery, Ostrava (CZ), 9.9. 2014 – 10. 10. 2014

Boys, Girls, Dogs and 12 Monkeys (with Boleslav Boška), Chateau Mikulov, Mikulov (CZ), 3.5. 2014 – 30. 6. 2014

Figura Obscura, 2014, SVÚ Gallery – Umelka, Bratislava, 5.3.2014 -23.3. 2014

Crossovers, 2013, Ego Gallery, Bratislava, 22.11. 2013- 1.12. 2013

Painting – Prize of VÚB Foundation for Young Artists, 2013, Nedbalka Gallery, Bratislava, 15.11. 2013 – 18.12. 2013

One Step Forward Vol. 2, The Brno House of Arts, Brno (CZ), 17.5. – 14. 6. 2013

ARTELERIA, House of Arts, Bratislava, 9.5. - 30.5. 2013

Painting – Prize of VÚB Foundation for Young Artists, 2012, Ministry of Culture of Slovak Republic Hall, Bratislava 16.11.2011 – 18.12.2012

A Mad Collector's Flat, Artbanka Museum of Young Art, Praha (CZ), 16. 4. - 31. 10 2012

STIGMATA, COOLTOUR Gallery, Ostrava (CZ), 25.4. - 31.5. 2012

Young See It Different – Prize VÚB for Painting, 2011, Ministry of Culture of Slovak Republic Hall, Bratislava, 25.11.2011 – 22.12.2011

No Borders - Appeal To Heaven, Dvorak Sec Contemporary, Prague (CZ), 11.11 2011 – 22.12.2011

Consistent , Orava Gallery, Dolný Kubín, 8. 9. 2011 — 06.11.2011

Boyband, Nitrianska galéria - Youth Gallery, Nitra, 7.9.2011 - 30.10.2011

U 102, KROKUS Gallery / Space PS, Bratislava, 1.7 – 7.7. 2011

AFAD Masters Diploma Works 2011, House of Arts, Bratislava 1. 6. – 28. 6. 2011

„217“ Center - the Bitch Zone, Enter Gallery, Bratislava 4.4. 2011 – 30. 4. 2011

DAMBUSTERS, SNG and Živa Gallery, Zvolen, 10.1. 2011 – 28.1. 2011

Young Slovak Painting – Acquisitions Bratislava City Gallery ( 2006 – 2010), Bratislava City Gallery, Bratislava, 2. 9. 2010 - 24. 10. 2010

Treffpunkt, Spiš Regional Gallery, Spišská Nová Ves, 8.7. 2010 – 19.9. 2010

Young Ass, Kressling Gallery, Bratislava, 2. 7. 2010 – 3. 9. 2010

Vipzone Art Now 2010, Kulturpark Kasárne, Košice, 25. 6. 2010

ONE STEP FORWARD, Medium Gallery, Bratislava 30.4. 2010 – 23. 5. 2010

PARALLELS, Paintings from AFAD Bratislava and Hungarian University of Fine Arts Budapest, Barcsay Exhibition Hall Budapest (HU), 28.1. 2010 – 12. 2. 2010

17.11. 2009 Concert For Those Who Mind, PKO, Bratislava 17.11. 2009

AFAD Up/to/Date, Medium Gallery, Bratislava, 23.9. 2009 – 11.10. 2009

SMALL SCALE II.,Kressling Gallery, Bratislava, 2.7.2009 – 30.9. 2009

We are so small, 2 dollars all..., Bastart contemporary, Bratislava, 2.5. 2008 - 10.5. 2008

VŠVU/ VŠUP, VŠUP Gallery, Prague (CZ), 6.5. 2008 – 31.5. 2008

SMALL SCALE, Kressling Gallery, Bratislava, 22.11.2007- 14.01.2008

BIBLIOGRAPHY

GAŽOVIČOVÁ N., Odmäk, exhibition text, Photoport, Bratislava, 2016

GAŽOVIČOVÁ N., Matej Fabian IUS IMAGINUM, Magazine X, 7th Edition, Bratislava, 2016

BINDER E., Existencial Borátom (Exhibition Catalogue), Bratislava, 2016

MACHALICKÝ J., Maskování - Utajování - Zakrývaní (Exhibition Catalogue), NoD Gallery, Prague (CZ), 2016

BARCZI J., Rozšírenie bitevného poľa ( Exhibition Catalogue), Soga Art Auction House, Bratislava, 2014

BARCZI J., Polčas rozpadu? ( Exhibition Catalogue), Bratislava, 2013

BALABÁN D., Stigmata (Exhibition Catalogue), Cooltour Gallery, Ostrava (CZ), 2012

ZEMÁNKOVÁ T., Matej Fabian – Termovision, Exhibition Text, Galerie Kabinet T. Zlín (CZ), 2012

KVASNIČKA M., Depth Is Hidden On Surface, Pravda newspaper, published 21.2. 2012

BARCZI J., Lone Wolf, Cub and World Champion (Exhibition Catalogue) SOGA Art Auction House, 2012

GAVULOVÁ L., Fear of the Dark (Exhibition Catalogue) Kressling Gallery, 2012

MICHALOVIČ, P. Matej Fabian. In Anthropos Magazine. 2010, Vol. 7, Number 2.

TKÁČIKOVÁ, L. Swastika Wasn t Supposed to be Leitmotive, SME newspaper, published 20. 5. 2010.

ČÚZYOVÁ, S. Andrej Dúbravský, Matej Fabian - Horror Vacui, Exhibition Catalogue AFAD „Up/ To/Date, Publisher: AFAD Bratislava 2009.

POLÁČKOVÁ, Ľ. In Sign of Animals and Ingmar Bergmann, SME newspaper, published 31. 1. 2008.