Michaela Mertlová (1986)

Where to buy: contact me via email michaelamertlova@gmail.com or Debut Gallery Malé náměstí 12, 110 00 Prague, Czech Republic Dox by Qubus Poupětova 1, 170 00 Prague 7, Czech Republic

Work:

2015 Designer for LASVIT HK (Hongkong) 2014 co-founder of design studio PSYCHOGNIS

Education:

2016 Pilchuck Glass School, Washington, Glassblowing 2.0 with Sally McCubbin 2015 Pilchuck Glass School, Washington, Digital Playground with Norwood Viviano 2013 internship Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, Product design, Froněk & Němeček 2012 internship at Willem de Kooning Academy in Rotterdam, Product design 2010- 2014 Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design in Prague, Glass studio of Rony Plesl 2006- 2010 The Institute of Art and Design in Pilsen, Ceramic studio of Petra Šťastná

Awards:

2016 Corning Incorporated Award 2016 2015 Czech Grand Design Award nominee – Discovery of the Year 2014 2014 Prague Design Week Award 2014 2014 1st place in Stanislav Libensky Award 2014 with the diploma work Munchies 2013 2nd place for design set Lotus, Nachtmann Prague Design Competition, AAAD 2011 Award for the best student work, glass studio, AAAD  

Exhibitions:

2015 Manifest. Pop up glass, ZIBA, Prague The Exhibition UMPRUM 2014, The National Gallery, Veletržní Palace, Praha The exhibition Discovery of the Year of Czech Grand Design Awards 2014, Window gallery Česká spořitelna, Praha 2014 Psychognis at Prague Design Week, Dům u Minuty, Praha Stanislav Libenský Award 2014, Art Salon S Dancing House Gallery, Praha Prague UMPRUM in Brussels, Prague House, Brussel Exempla, Internationale Handwerkmesse, München 8th international Dada festival, Silohalle Erlenmattpark Basel, Basel 2013  Fishblade, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe, Hamburg Pohled na věc – Idea, Oko, Tvar, Galerie 1, Praha Villa 651/8, Živé město Dejvice, Praha Metamorfeliéry, Galerie K4, Praha Michaela Mertlová, Galerie Kontejnery k světu, Mariánské Lázně 2012  Designblok’12, Praha Prototyping future habitats, Duende studios, Rotterdam 2011  Praha – Ústí nad Labem – Zlín, Glasmuseum Alter Hof Herding, Coesfeld Lette Glassfestival 2011, Minea Gallery, Vřídelní Kolonáda, Karlovy Vary Transparency nation, Rony Plesl glass studio, DOX, Praha Milan design week, Object of desire, AAAD, Ventura Lambrate, Milan 2009  Season minimal, young design in dining, Plzeň