Jan K. Rolnik

Jul 24, 2017

Curator, arts manager, producer

Studied Financial management and Aesthetics (philosophy of art) in Prague and Mexico City. Combines these two approaches (pragmatic and aesthetic) in everything he does: production and curatorship in performing arts, new media arts or light art, realisation of permanent museum exhibitions, arts management.

Founded, produced, curated or managed various projects including Prague Quadrennial 2007, Theatre Architecture in Central Europe (book, exhibition, workshops, web database), Institute of Lighting Design Prague, Prague light festival SIGNAL, interactive multimedia installation for Czech pavilion at EXPO 2015 in Milan, UNESCO Museum of Erbil Citadel in Kurdistan, European Year of Intercultural Dialogue 2008 in The Czech Republic and many smaller projects. 

Lifelong seeker of new challenges and opportunities now explores mainly the world of light art, lighting design, creative use of new technologies and technologies for sustainability and resiliency.