Solo show at ZVE Bratislava 2019
Solo show at ZVE Bratislava 2014

Adéla BABANOVÁ (1980, Czech Rep.)

2000 – 2006 Academy of Fine Arts Prague, New Media Departement, Department of Conceptual Art, Czech Rep.

Awards, residencies

2014 finalist of Dorothea Von Stetten Kunstpreis 2014, Germany
2012 finalist of Jindřich Chalupecký Award, Czech Republic
2011 finalist of 333 Award, National Gallery Prague, Czech Republic
2008 Gallery Klatovy / Klenová, Czech Republic
2002 LVMH Award /Prix des jeunes créateurs/, 3 months residency at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts, Paris, France


FRAC Basse-Normandie, France
Prague City Gallery, Czech Rep.

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2023 The Law of Time, Nová synagóga, Žilina, Slovakia
2022 Adéla Babanová: Projected Trilogy, curated by Milena Kalinovska, Maria & Alberto de la Cruz Art Gallery, Washington, DC
2019 MOVING IMAGE DEPARTMENT #10: BASED ON REAL FACTS, curated by Adam Budak, National Gallery in Prague, Czech Rep.
2019 Neptune, curated by Jen Kratochvil, ZAHORIAN & VAN ESPEN Bratislava, Slovakia
2018 Rudolfinum_Time-Based Adéla Babanová, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Rep.
2018 LOOP Barcelona, Spain, represented by ZAHORIAN & VAN ESPEN
2017 The Travellers, group show at Zacheta National Gallery Warsaw and at KUMU Museum,Tallin, Estonia
2015 Czech Dream, group show at Czech Center New York
2015 Building a State, group show at National Gallery Prague, Czech Rep.
2015 Between Democracies 1989-2014: Memory and commemoration, group show at Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South Africa
2014 Return to Adriaport, Colloredo-Mansfeld Pallace, City Gallery Prague, Czech Rep.
2014 Adéla Babanová, ZAHORIAN & VAN ESPEN, Bratislava, Slovakia
2014 Return to Adriaport, solo show at Prague City Gallery, Collorado-Mansfeld Pallace, Czech Rep.
2014 Unwritten, group show at Marres – House for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht, Holland
2014 DOROTHEA VON STETTEN KUNSTPREIS 2014, group show of the finalists, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
2014 Monument, group show at Frac, Basse-Normandie, France
2013 Screen for Loop, Barcelona, Spain
2013 Certainty. Vision, group show at Francke Foundation, Halle, Germany
2012 I have a body there, Jiri Svestka Gallery Berlin, Germany
2011 Troublemakers, Jiri Svestka Gallery Prague, Czech Rep.
2011 She didn’t tell anyone except the Priest, Bunker Gallery, Nitra, Slovakia
2010 I have been thirty for sixty years, Gallery Cube, Meetfactory, Prague, Czech Rep.
2009 Demigods, City Gallery of Prague, Czech Rep.

Selected Group Exhibitions & Festivals

2023 Shifted Realties, group exhibition curated by Eva Drexlerová, Jen Kratochvil, Petr Nedoma, Galerie Rudolfinum, Prague, Czech Rep.
2021 Film Festival of Popular Science and Educational films “The World of Knowledge”, Lenfilm / Saint Petersburg, Russia
2021/22 No Art Today?, New Acquisitions from the Collections of Prague City Gallery, Prague City Gallery, Czech Rep.
2020 100 years of Czechoslovak, Czech and Slovak Film Animation, Austrian Film Museum, Vienna, Austria
2020 “Return to Adriaport” at Galegion: Utopian City exhibition, DOX Centre for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Rep.
2019/20 “Return to Adriaport” at Ca tourne! Collection exhibition, Frac Normandie Caen, France
2019 Picture This | selected pasts, subverted facts, curated by Nikolett Eross and Flóra Gado, Budapest Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
2018 34th Warsaw Film Festival, Poland, International premiere of Neptune, short films competition
2018 IFF Febiofest Prague, Czech Rep. Czech premiere of Neptune. 28th Film festival Cottbus, Germany. Special screening
2018 Posledná Československá výstava, Nová synagóga, Žilina, Slovakia
2018 CinEast 2018 /Central and Eastern Film Festival/ Luxembourg
2017/18 New Acquisitions in the Collections of Prague City Gallery, Municipal Library of Prague, Czech Rep.
2017/18 The Travellers, Art Museum of Estonia, Tallinn, curator Magdalena Moskalewitz
2017 Arc of Memory, curated by Tereza Jindrová, ZAHORIAN & VAN ESPEN, Prague, Czech Rep.
2016 The Travellers, National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland, curator Magdalena Moskalewitz
2015/16 Building a State, National Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic, curator Milena Bartlová
2015 Czech Dream, Czech Center, Bohemian National Hall, New York, curator Petr Vaňous
2015 YIA #5 (Young International Artists art fair), ZAHORIAN & VAN ESPEN, Paris, France
2015 Between Democracies 1989 – 2014, Constitution Hill, Johannesburg, South Africa
2014 Package from Zlin, Kunsthalle Zilina, Slovakia
2014 Dorothea Von Stetten Kunstpreis 2014, Kunstmuseum Bonn, Germany
2014 The Unwritten, Marres-House for Contemporary Culture, Maastricht, Netherlands, curator Valentijn Byvanck
2014 7th New Zlín Salon 2014, Regional Gallery of fine Arts in Zlín, Czech Rep.
2013 Screen for LOOP, Barcelona, Spain
2012 Jindrich Chalupecky Award Finale, House of Arts, Brno, Czech Rep.
2011 NG 333, Finalists, National Gallery Prague, Czech Rep.
2009 I don´t wanna die but I ain´t keen on living either /with Eugenio Percossi/, Karlin Studios, Prague, Czech Rep.
2009 Bad Filming, Gallery at Good Shepard, Brno, Czech Rep.
2002 Hommage à Jean Dubuffet, Galerie Le Pont-Neuf, Paris, France

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