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