Jiří Jiroutek

Photo: Radek Drbohlav

CZ

BcA. Jiří Jiroutek, QEP

Date and place of birth: 21. 3. 1967, Louny, Czech Republic
Education: Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava (abs. 1994)
Professional direction: advertising, portraits, architecture

Mobil:  +420 602 422 401

Mobil:

  +420 602 422 401

Membership of specialist organizations

Association of Professional Photographers, Czech Republic (2000–2006)
QEP Club of the Association of Professional Photographers, Czech Republic
Copyright Protection Organization – Association (OOA-S)

Awards

1990

Young Photographers (up to 25 years) – 1st place, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic

2002

Title of QEP – Qualified European Photographer, Cologne, Germany

2004

„Eté des Portraits“ – 3rd place, Groupement National de la Photographie Professionnelle, France

2005

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Abstract, California, USA

2005

Competition promoting tourism publications, Calendar category – 1st place, Písek, Czech Rep.

2005

Celebrity of Culture in the Liberec Region, Liberec , Czech Republic

2006

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Abstract (2×), California, USA

2006

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – People (3×), California, USA

2008

Black & White Spider Awards, Professional People – 2nd place, California, USA

2009

Nomination for International Color Awards, Professional – Abstract, California, USA

2010

Commemorative Medal of School of Applied Arts in Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic

2010

Nomination for International Color Awards, Professional – Abstract, California, USA

2010

FEP European Professional Photographer Of the Year, Portrait – 3rd place, Brussels, Belgium

2011

Hasselblad Master 2010 finalist competition (Architectural), Sweden

2011

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Architectural, California, USA

2011

Black & White Spider Awards, Professional Nature – 2nd place, California, USA

2012

FEP European Professional Photographer Of the Year, Illustrative – 2nd place, Brussels, Belgium

2013

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Abstract, California, USA

2013

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Fina Art, California, USA

2013

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Silhouette, California, USA

2013

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Silhouette, California, USA

2014

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Architectural, California, USA

2015

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Architectural, California, USA

2015

Honorable Mention in IPA People – Portrait, California, USA

2016

Nomination for the International Color Awards, USA – Nature

2016

Honorable Mention in the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Nature, California, USA

2017

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Nature, California, USA

2017

Nomination for International Color Awards, Professional – Nature, California, USA

2019

Nomination for International Color Awards, Professional – Abstract, California, USA

2020

Nomination for the Black & White Spider Awards, Professional – Silhouette, California, USA

Selection of the Solo Exhibitions

1999

Portraits – Small Exhibition Hall, Liberec, Czech Republic

2000

Windows 96 – State Castle and Chateau Grabštejn, Czech Republic

2000

Cats and Dogs – Exhibition Grounds, Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic

2000

Succession and Connection – Naïve Theatre, Liberec, Czech Republic

2005

Phenomenon Jested – Small Exhibition Hall, Liberec, Czech Republic

2006

Phenomenon Jested – Jaroslav Fragner Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

2006

Phenomenon Jested – Representation of the Liberec Region, Brussels, Belgium

2007

Phenomenon Jested – Bata`s 21, Zlín, Czech Republic

2007

Portraits – WE Gallery, Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic

2007

Phenomenon Jested – Architects Club, St. Gallen, Switzerland

2007

Up&Down – New City Hall Liberec, Czech Republic

2009

Phenomenon Jested – Futurista Universum, Prague, Czech Republic

2010

Uz nejdu do Jestedu – Galerie U Rytíře, Liberec, Czech Republic

2010

Uz nejdu do Jestedu – Futurista Universum, Prague, Czech Republic

2011

Personalities – Schaezlerpalais, Augsburg, Germany

2011

Personalities – Czech Centrum, Munich, Germany

2012

Personalities – Oblastní galerie v Liberci – Museum of European Art, Liberec, Czech Republic

2012

On the Road – Consulate General of the Czech Republic in Los Angeles, USA

2013

Photo-Geometry – Gallery of Louny Town, Louny, Czech Republic

2015

Fotografien /Schwarz-Weiß/ – H2 galerie, Glaspalast, Augsburg, Germany

2015

Fenomén Ještěd – Textildorf Großschönau, Germany

2015

Photographer`s Dark Dream –Pecka Gallery, Praque, Czech Republic

2015

Osobnosti – Lidice Gallery, Lidice, Czech Republic

2017

Fotografická geometrie – kavárna DK 101010 Vratislavice nad Nisou

2018

JináKrajina – Galerie města Loun, Louny /s Pavlem Planičkou/

2019

JináKrajina – Galerie Becherova vila, Karlovy Vary /s Pavlem Planičkou/

2019

JináKrajina – Galerie N, Jablonec nad Nisou /s Pavlem Planičkou/

2020

On the Road – Galerie Špejchar, Chomutov

2021

Estetická reakce – ELI gallery, Liberec

Selection of collaborative exhibitions

1990

Regional Round Amateur Photography Competition, Ústí nad Labem, Czech Republic

1990

XI. National Amateur Photography Competition, OKS Olomouc, Czech Republic

1991

Thomas Mann Klub, Nordhausen, Germany

1993

Thomas Mann Klub, Nordhausen, Germany

1996

Small Exhibition Hall, Liberec, Czech Republic

1998

Portraits (with AF) – National Technical Museum, Praha, Czech Republic

2000

Advertaising (with AF) – National Technical Museum, Prague, Czech Republic

2002

Architecture (with AF) – Jaroslav Fragner Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

2003

Portraits – Exhibition Grounds, Interkamera (with AF), Prague, Czech Republic

2004

„Eté des Portraits“ – Bourbon-Lancy, Francie

2005

QEP presentation – Czech Senate, Prague, Czech Republic

2006

CzechPesPhoto – Josef Sudek Chamber Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic

2006

QEP presentation – Gallery 4, Cheb, Czech Republic

2006

Graduates 1991–2006 – House of the Arts, Opava, Czech Republic

2009

Motive 2009 – The Knight Gallery, Liberec, Czech Republic

2012

Photographers – 20 years of WE Gallery, Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic

2012

Reflections and Passions, Art Fusion Galleries, Miami, USA

2012

On the Road – Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, NYC, USA

2012

Fusion IX – Seducing the Globe, Art Fusion Galleries, Miami, USA

2013

Under the Jested – Pilsen Municipal Gallery, Plzen, Czech Republic

2013

Under the Jested – Museum of European Art, Liberec, Czech Republic

2014

Unter dem Jeschken – Stadtische Museen, Zittau, Deutschland

2015

Zdenek Sykora`s Landscapes – GAML, Louny, Czech Republic

2015

Under the Jested, Galerie am Domhof, Zwickau, Deutschland

2017

V kůži Liberce, Severočeské muzeum v Liberci

2018

Od Ještědu k Ještědu, Malá výstavní síň Liberec

2021

Liberecká smršť – Kunst hala v Liberci

Represented in Collections

Uměleckoprůmyslové museum v Praze
Galerie památníku Lidice, Lidice
H2 Galerie, Glaspalast, Augsburg, Germany
National Museum of Photography,– Golden Collection of Czech Photographers, Jindřichův Hradec, Czech Republic
Museum Kampa – Sovovy Mlýny – Jan and Meda Mládek Foundation, Prague, Czech Republic
Nord Bohemian Museum in Liberec, Czech Republic
Leica Gallery Prague, Czech Republic
Private Collections (Holland, Germany, USA)

Publications

2005

Phenomenon Jested (2009 – 2nd enlarged and revised edition)

2012

Catalogue „Personalities“)

2012

Catalogue Jiri Jiroutek – PHOTO/GRAPHY

2019

I no longer shop at Jested

Publications in cooperation

2005

Decuria – 10 Czech QEP Photographers

2016

Antonín Langhamer, Jiří Jiroutek – Výtvarní umělci Jablonecka a Železnobrodska 1945-2015 /Jablonecké kulturní a informační centrum, o. p. s.

2017

GAML 20 výstav / Verzone 2017

2019

Příběh lounské piazzetty, Spolek Sýkora 2020

Another publications

Architecture (Catalog, Jaroslav Fragner Gallery, Prague), Association of Professional Photographers, 2002
QEP – Qualified European Photographers, FEP, Brussels, Belgium, 2005
Graduates (Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava 1991–2006), Opava 2006
Slavné vily Libereckého kraje, Foibos, Praha, 2007
The World’s Greatest Black & White Photography, BookBasil London, UK, 2007
Leica Gallery Prague – Catalogue, Prague, Czech Republic, 2008
Jablonec Town Hall 1931–1933, Město Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic, 2008
Cold War Modern – Design 1945–1970, Victoria & Albert Museum London, UK, 2008
TV Towers – 8559 Meters Politics and Architecture, Raumtaktik Berlin, Germany, 2009
The Phaidon Atlas of 20th Century World Architecture, Phaiddon Press Ltd, London 2012
Under the Jested – Pilsen Municipal Gallery, Plzen, Czech Republic 2013
V. K. N. Katalog Galerie moderního umeni v Roudnici nad Labem, 2014
Prilis pozde zemrit mlady – Ivo Pospíšil, Vladimír Jurásek, BiggBoss, Praha 2015
Zdeněk Sýkora – Pavel Kappel, Verzone, Praha 2015
Katalog sbírky skla a bižuterie městského muzea v Železném Brodě, 2015
The Optimum Imperative – Ana Miljački, Routledge New York, 2017
Vincenz Janke /1769 ­– 1838/ Podmalby na skle, Severočeské muzeum v Liberci, 2017
103 osobností české fotografie, Joyra s. r. o., Praha 2017
Jan Měřička 2005 – 2018, KANT 2018
Theodor Pištěk angelus, KANT & Dům umění města Brna, 2019
Marija Nekolová – Long Time Ago, Museum of European Art, Liberec, Czech Republic, 2020
David Hanvald – A Signature Style Cannot Be Forged!, Museum of European Art, Liberec and Zdeněk Sklenář Gallery, 2020
MAD NEWS 11 / David Hanvald in Liberec, 2021