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Milan Pekař  Date of Birth: 1980, May 11

 Academic Background: 

 Current Position: Assistant Professor at Studio of Ceramics and Porcelain Academy of Arts Architecture & Design in Prague since September 2011
 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 on porcelain, developing own glazes, mould makings, and slip casting and others.   Exhibitions: 2001 Design centrum, Praha, Brno 2002 Prof. Šerák a jeho žáci České Budějovice 2003 Electrorobot Galerie Home, Praha 2004 Art & Decoration, Veletržní palác, Praha 2004 Designblok, Botel Neptun, Praha 2006 Galerie THUN Lesov 2006 Galerie Marianne Heller Heidelberg 2006 European Ceramic Context Denmark 2006 Institut Francais de Prague. Domeau & Perés 2006 Designblok Prague 2014 Fire/Clay/Ice/Václav Šerák a jeho žáci, Uměleckoprůmyslové muzeum 2014 Muzeum Teplice, 12. Mezinárodní symposium malby na porcelán 2014 Mint shop London, Element of craft 2014 Clayarch museum, South Korea. Contemporary Ceramic in Asia 2014 Desigblok Praha 2015 Národní technické muzeum, Praha, Czech Grand Design 2015 Plzeň, Domus 2015 International ceramics competition carouge 2015 2015 Prague Days v Dublinu 2015 Milan Design Week, Palazzo Litta. 2015 Galerie Mario Mauroner, Vienna 2015 III. International Triennial of Ceramics UNICUM Slovenia 2016 Chungnam National University Korea 2016 Uměleckoprůmyslové muzeum, Brno 2017 Bensimon Gallery Paris
 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 
 Collections: 
The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague  Museum of Decorative Arts Dresden Museum of Applied Art Brno