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Exhibition „Czech Dance Platform Through the Lens by Vojtech Brtnicky“

We are inviting you to an exhibition of Czech Centre and Czech Embassy presenting the best of Czech dance scene through the lens of Vojtěch Brtnický, one of the most talented Czech dance photographers. The exhibition is on display in the outdoor Gallery on the Fence (Czech Embassy 23 Zeitlin, Tel Aviv)  from 1. 5.  - 31.  6. 2016.

Some of the artists or dance companies portrayed in this series have visited Israel, so local audiences already had a chance to acquaint themselves with Spitfire Company, VerteDance, NANOHACH or the co-production Dogtown. Art director of the leading Czech dance festival Tanec Praha regularly attends the International Dance Exposures in Israel, and Czech Centre Tel Aviv in turn supported Israeli presence at the Czech Dance Platform.

Vojtěch Brtnický studied photography at a technical secondary school in Jihlava and continued his studies in photography after graduating. He focuses on reportage photography, theatre  photography, and, exceptionally, staged photographs. His work has already taken him to Mexico, South Korea, Lapland, Macedonia, France, Germany, Switzerland, Israel, etc. In cooperation with the Arts and Theatre Institute prepared a large format exhibition “Only Good Light” (2013) focused on contemporary dance. He has held several exhibitions and contributed, to a large number of others. For seven years he has been the official photographer of the Tanec Praha Festival and Czech Dance Platform.