Jiří Krejčiřík

Jiří Krejčiřík

Jiří is focused on art direction, glass, lighting, furniture, interior design and installations. In his independent work, he is interested in the dialogue between history and the present times.

Jiří is focused on art direction, glass, lighting, furniture, interior design and installations. In his independent work, he is interested in the dialogue between history and the present times. He has experience working for international studios and brands as well as cooperating with private clients. He has been awarded in prestigious international competitions. His design concept for a bathroom of the future was bought for the collection of the National Technical Museum of Prague in 2012. In 2016 he co-founded the design label NAPADLOME, for which he created the entire product portfolio. At Designblok 2019, he launched a new glass collection at Openstudio and two sculptural coffee tables at Art House, Lapidarium of the National Museum of Prague. He recieved the Designblok Award 2019 in the category Best new product by a designer.

Awards

10/2019
 Designblok Award 2019 / Best new product by a designer / Eclecticism collection

10/2017
 DesignBlok Award 2017 / Main Prize /  Rückl /  Installation

04/2015
 Hansgrohe Design Prize 2015 by iF International Forum Design, Germany / One of the six winners / Concept of puriness / Bachelor thesis

06/2014
 Design solution for the information booth for the NC Královo Pole shopping center in Brno / Winner

05/2013
 Prize of the Deputy Mayor of the City of Pilsen /  Award of the city of Pilsen

05/2013
 Forum Junge Kunst Bayern-Tschechien 2013  by CeBB, Germany / Winner

11/2012
 General Director’s Prize of the National Technical Museum in Prague / Concept of puriness / Bachelor thesis

11/2012
 Director’s prize of the Institute of Art and Design at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen / Winner

11/2012
 LEO Express design competition / Second Prize / The car of the future

08/2012
 The Royal Thai Embassy competition / Winner / Acrylic painting

04/2012
 Director’s Prize of the Institute of Art and Design at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen / Winner

02/2012
 The best design solution in an interdisciplinary project at the University of West Bohemia in Pilsen / Winner

Education

2012-2015
 Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of design and art, University of West Bohemia, Pilsen
 Product and Industrial design (Master’s degree)
 Led by doc. ak. soch. František Pelikán

2013-2014
 The Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts, School of Design, Copenhagen
 Furniture and Interior design (Freemover student: Master’s degree)
 Led by Søren Holst, Thomas Harrit, Claus Asp, Andreas Lund and Mark Tingkov

2009-2012
 Institute of Art and Design at the University of West Bohemia, Pilsen
 Product Design (Bachelor’s degree)
 Led by MgA. Zdeněk Veverka and doc. ak. soch. František Pelikán

2005-2009
 Secondary Art School, Prague
 Design and production of furniture and interior design

Publications

Wallpaper*
Harper’s Bazaar
ELLE decoration
Design Avenue
Living
Czechdesign
iDNES
Novinky
Lidovky
WHAT news
Tyden
Tvararchitect
H.O.M.i.E.
Moderní byt