Milan Pekař

                             

Academic Background:

Current Position: Assistant Professor at Studio of Ceramics and Porcelain Academy of Arts Architecture & Design in Prague since September 2011
Head of Applied Arts Department 1 since 2016
2000–2006 Studied and Gained a Master Degree from the Studio of Ceramics and Porcelain at AAAD from 2000–2006
2005 University of Art and Design Helsinky(erasmus)
1996–2000 Secondary School in Uherske Hradiste Studio of Ceramics
Established own studio August 2009 – Focus mainly porcelain, developing own glazes .Mould makings, and Slip casting

Awards:
Nominated and won runner-up prize at the Czech Grand Design 2006
Nominated as Designer of the Year, Czech Grand Design 2014
Won Public’s Award Czech Grand Design 2014

Collection:
The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague
Museum of Decorative Arts Dresden
Grassi museum Leipzig
The Museum of Decorative Arts in Brno