Petr Kratochvíl

Nahoru Contact

Prof. PhDr. Petr Kratochvíl, CSc.
Department of Art of the 19th to 21st Centuries, room no. 118
A Institute of Art History ASCR, Husova 4, 110 00 Prague, Czech Republic
E kratochvil.at.udu.cas.cz
T +420 221 183 504

Nahoru Personal profile

2014 Professor of the History of Architecture and Monuments Care, Czech Technical University in Prague
2009 Associate Professor of the History of Architecture at the Faculty of Architecture, Czech Technical University in Prague
2006 – the present University lecturer at the Faculty of Art and Architecture, Technical University of Liberec
1990 – the present Institute for Art History, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague
1990 CSc., Institute for Art Theory and Art History, Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences, Prague
1968–1973 Philosophy and psychology, Faculty of Philosophy and Arts, Charles University in Prague

Nahoru Research interests

Modern and contemporary architecture

Nahoru Current projects

Public and Private as a Topic of Multidisciplinary Research (co-ordinator of the project in the frame of Strategy AV 21)

Nahoru Selected bibliography

Bibliografie od roku 1993 (ASEP)

 

Books, editorial works

  • Veřejný prostor CZ – Krajina města, Praha 2017 [Public Space CZ – Urban Landscape, exh. cat., co-author].
  • Praha moderní IV. Velký průvodce po architektuře 1950-2000, Praha 2015 [Modern Prague IV. Architecture 1950-2000 (co-author Zdeněk Lukeš)]
  • Urban Public Space, Zlatý Řez, Praha 2015
  • Architektura mimo centra. [Architecture outside the Centres], Liberec 2014 (co-editor and co-author).
  • Současná česká architektura a její témata [Contemporary Czech Architecture and its Themes], Praha 2011.
  • Velké dějiny zemí Koruny české – architektura [History of the Czech Lands – Architecture], Praha 2009, (ed. and co-author).
  • Zelená architektura [Green Architecture] (exh. cat.), Praha 2008.
  • Karel Hubáček, (exh. cat.), Praha 2006.
  • In/Exterior – The Works of Eva Jiricna, Praha 2005 (co-author Peter Cook).

Chapters in books

  • Umělecké dílo ve veřejném prostoru, [The Work of Art in the Public Space.], in: Klára Pučerová (ed.), Artscape Norway, Prague 2016, pp. 198–201].
  • Antonín Raymond v zrcadle vlastních textů, [Antonín Raymond Mirrored in his Own Texts.] in: Klára Pučerová (ed.), 7x Antonín Raymond. Prague, 2015, pp. 42–47.
  • Veřejný prostor jako předmět architektonické teorie a tvorby, in: Petr Kratochvíl (ed.), Architektura a veřejný prostor, Prague 2012, pp. 7-17. [Public Space as the Subject of Architectural Theory and Practise]
  • Czech Interwar Functionalism and its Contemporary Echoes, in: Zdeněk Lukeš et al, Prague Functionalism, Prague 2012, pp. 68-71.
  • Vrstvy architektury Ivana Kolečka, in: Ivan Koleček. Vrstvy, Praha 2010, p. 10-15. [Layers of Architecture of Ivan Koleček, in: Ivan Koleček, Layers].
  • 1918-2005, in: Petr Kratochvíl (ed.), Velké dějiny zemí Koruny české, Prague 2009, pp. 625-709. [1918-2005, in: Petr Kratochvíl (ed.), History of the Czech Lands – Architecture]
  • Architektura sedmdesátých a osmdesátých let [Architecture of the 1970s and 1980s]; Čeští architekti v zahraničí [Czech architects abroad]; Architektura po roce 1989 [Architecture after 1989] in: Rostislav Švácha – Marie Platovská (edd.), Dějiny českého výtvarného umění V. 1939/1958 [A History of Czech Visual Art V, 1939-1958], Prague 2007, pp. 386–427, 876–901.

Articles

  • Fenomén Snozzi. Čtyřicet let Luigiho Snozziho v Monte Carassu, [Snozzi Phenomenon. Luigi Snozzi´s Forty Years in Monte Carasso.] Era 21, 16, 2016, No. 5, pp. 63–64.
  • Globalizace a význam místa. [Globalizaton and the Meaning of Place] ERA 21, 14, 2014, No. 3, pp. 20–22.
  • Urban Public Spaces in the Czech Republic, Journal of Architecture and Urbanism, 37, 2013, No. 3, pp. 173–181.
  • Veřejný prostor jako architektonický a sociální problém (Public Space as an Architectural and Social Problem), Architektúra a urbanizmus, 45, 2011, No. 3–4, pp. 105–125.
  • O smyslu a interpretaci architektury [On the meaning and interpretation of architecture], Architektúra a urbanizmus, 43, 2009, Nos. 1–2, pp. 2–9.
  • (Neúplný) pokus o historii udržitelné architektury v českých zemích [An incomplete attempt at a history of sustainable architecture in the Czech lands], ERA 21, 2008, 4, pp. 50–53.
  • Hra na krásnou minulost [Playing at a beautiful past], Stavba, 15, 2008, pp. 30-31.
  • Vysílač s hotelem na Ještědu [The transmitter and hotel on Ještěd], Projekt (Bratislava) 2007, No. 2, pp. 85–88.

Translations

  • Architektura a veřejný prostor [Architecture and the Public Space] (anthology of texts), Prague 2012
  • Dalibor Veselý, Architektura ve věku rozdělené reprezentace [Architecture in the Age of Divided Representation], Prague 2009
  • O smyslu a interpretaci architektury [On the meaning and interpretation of architecture] (anthology of texts), Prague 2005.
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Nahoru Other important activities (membership, prizes, activity as curator)

Member of the Arts Council of the Faculty of Architecture, Czech Technical University in Prague.

Curator or co-curator of the following exhibitions: Green architecture.cz, (Hamburg, Budapest 2010; Berlin, Bremen 2009; Prague 2008); Karel Hubáček (Vienna, Bratislava, Ostrava 2007; Prague, Berlin, Munich 2006); Czech artists abroad (Berlin, Cairo 2004; Prague 2003).

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