about

artist fotoTerezia Greskova

Terezia Greskova studied Architecture at Academy of Fine Arts in Bratislava (Bachelor) and Vienna (Master). She recieved her architecture master degree with project “Other Nature” at Ecology Sustainability and Cultural Heritage Department. Her professional formation started with her semester studies in Ahmedabad, India. She got inspired by indian culture and paradox of everyday life. She created her own interest in future scenarios using new media, scientific research, psychology of human perception, technoloy, natural phenomena, biological systems and processes.

Terezia was born on the 07 I 04 I 1988 in Bratislava, Slovakia and is currently working and living in London, working with ecoLogicStudio on a reseach and building prototypes demonstrating importance of algae not only for oxygen production and increase of air quality.

Professional

  • August 2015 – February 2016 ecoLogicStudio, London, United Kingdom / Public installation – Urban Algae Folly, Braga, Portugal, UAF interface design I http://urbanalgaefolly.com/  I Triumph competition (Finalist), The Inhuman Garden exhibition, ZKM Karlsruhe, Gremany
  • May 2014 – Jun 2015 the next ENTERprise, Vienna, Austria / House extension – furniture design – outside land-stair-scape, House Feign, Grundlsee, Austria, Office space conception Erste Stifftung, Erste Campus, Vienna, Austria, Future Art Lab competition
  • April 2013 – September 2013 the next ENTERprise, Vienna, Austria / Masterplaning project – Verteilerkreis Favoriten, Vienna, Austria, FLC Erste Campus competition (2.Price), Office Portfolio design, Web maintanance
  • 2008 – 2012 Private Art School, Bratislava, Slovakia / arch teacher for children from 3-13

Honors / Awards

  • 2015 1.Price I Architecture Essay Competition: Get in with Architecture?/ Theme: Where have our Visions Vanished? Essay Title: Beating the Apocalypse
  • 2015 TISCHE Stipendium I Federal Chancellery of Austria/ 9.000 eur, duration: 6 months, purpose: collecting artistic and scientigic experiences
  • 2014 Honorable mention I Urban Design Concept Category I Re-thinking The Future Sustainability Awards / project OTHER NATURE

Education

  • 2011- 2014 Academie der bildenden Künste, Vienna, Austria / 2011 – 2012 Analog and Digital Production Studio by Wolfagang Tschapeller / 2012 summer semester Analog and Digital Production Studio by Hannes Stiefel / 2012 – 2013 Analog and Digital Production Studio by Stefan Rutzinger 2013 – 2014 Thesis project, advisor Hannes Stiefel (secondary advisors: Wolfgang Tschapeller, Efren Garcia Grinda and Cristina Diaz Moreno, Marie-Therese Harnoncourt)
  • 2007- 2011 Academy of fine arts- AFAD, Department of architecture,Bratislava, Slovakia / 2008 – 2011 LabARCH- Laboratory of architecture by Imro Vaško and Martin Gsandtner / 2007 /2008 Course of photography, painting, product design, architectural design /
  • 2009 / 2010 CEPTUniversity, Department of architecture, Ahmedabad,Gujarat, India / Architectural design studio VIII by Mikikumar Chandubhai Desai /
  • 2003- 2007 Secondary school of scenic art, Bratislava, Slovakia / Scenic decoration and reproduction painting /

Workshops / Activities

  • 22.3.- 27.3.2013 – architectural workshop / Hotel Obir- free association and interpretation, Bad Eisenkappel, Austria/
  • 18.7.- 31.7.2010 – workshop for BIENNALE OF ARCHITECTURE / International urban reseach, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 24.4.2009 – 3.5.2009 workshop URBANITY, twenty years later, vol. 1 / CCEA, Prague, Czech Republic /
  • march 2009 – International design research workshop Theatre Architecture / “Vision and possibilities”, TACE, Ljubljana, Slovenia /

Exhibitions – ARCH

  • 17.6 – 27.6.2014 Thesis exhibition _ Other Natures / Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Vienna, Austria /
  • 17.5 17.6.2013 Hotel OBIR Reception / Bad Eisenkappel, Austria /
  • 13.5  20.5.2013 STUDIOLI / Architektur studieren an der Akademie der Bildenden Künste, Semperdepot, Vienna, Austria /
  • 13.4 – 27.4.2013 Symbiosis  / Cafe Nervosa, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 5.10 – 28.10.2011,  Meshsoup  / PF01 Gallery, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 29.8  21.11.2010 – BIENNALE OF ARCHITECTURE, “People meet in architecture” / Collective work of 10 selected students from AFAD, Austrian pavilion, Arsenale, Venice, Italy /
  • 2009 (September)- ARCHITECTURE WEEK, Slovak days / Gallery Manes, Prague, Czech Republic /
  • 2009 (March)- STORY TELLING PAVILION, LabARCH studio exhibition / Gallery Medium, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 2008 (September)- FOOTBRIDGE over DANUBE / Slovak Union of Visual Arts, Bratislava, Slovakia /

Exhibitions – ART

  • 13.6 – 4.8.2014  Cruzando Fronteras _ Crossing Borders / Galería de la Ciudad IMAC, Tijuana, Mexico /
  • 4.3 – 31.3.2014 “Zabudla si cvičky a vôbec jej to nevadilo” / with Zuzana Schmuckerova / Divadelný klub 10×10, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 4.10 – 27.10.2013 Young art show 6., “Symbiosis” / Dom umenia, Piešťany, Slovakia /
  • 8.6  20.6.2013 Crossing Borders / San Francisco, USA /
  • 13.4 – 27.4.2013 Symbiosis  / Cafe Nervosa, Bratislava, Slovakia /
  • 19.12.2012 – 8.2.2013 The Classwork, “Crossing borders”  / online : http://www.coldbench.com/THE-CLASSWORK.html / / catalog at: http://www.coldbench.com/THECLASSWORK/THECLASSWORK_catalog.pdf /
  • 5.10 – 28.10.2012 Young art show 5., “Madonna with child”  / Dom umenia, Piešťany, Slovakia /
  • march 2007- exhibition- my student and home works / Cik cak center, Bratislava, Slovakia /

Publications / Papers

  • 2015 Research_Obcerve_Make: An Alternative Mannual for architecture education /  / 144 hours in train, page: 234, editor Michelle Howard /
  • 2014 Hotel Obir Reception / Norbert Klavora, Lukas Vejnik, Andreas Jerlich, Brigitte Klavora, Verein Kino Kreativ Kulturaktiv, (C) 2014 KKK Eigenverlag, 1. edition_500 pieces, page: 17, 29, 114 – 117 /
  • 2009 Tvorba interiéru (Interior design) / Projekt _ 06 2009, page: 26 – 29, EDITOR Ján Hriešik /
  • 2009 Anatomické čipky pretkali námestie (Anatomical patterns interlaced the sqaure) / ARCH _ 05 2009, page: 62 – 63, editor Barbora Šajgalíková /
  • 2009 Pešie, urbanizovane a obytne mosty (Pedestrian, urban and inhabitable bridges) / Forum Architektúry (Forum of architecture) _ 01 2009, page: 14 – 15, editor Ján Bahna /

Skills

  • Software / / Rhinoceros, Grasshopper, AutoCAD, 3D Max, Vray, Illustrator, In Design, Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Arduino, Ecotect, Real Flow, Microsoft Office /
  • Craft / model building, lasercutting, CNC milling, 3D printing, painting, drawing, digital and analog photography /
  • Language / Slovak (mother tongue), English (advanced), German (intermediate) /