Copyright 2007-2012
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MgA. JAN KLOSS (*1982, Prague) aka Zerwox da Visual Poet aka Lil' Zé

zerwox@gmail.com

EDUCATION
2004 - 2010 VŠUP / AAAD Prague
Graphic design and visual communication (prof. R. Vaněk)

AWARDS
ED - Awards 2013 (European design awards)
- CD/Vinyl Cover (Madame Pepper - Drummond)
ED - Awards 2012 (European design awards)
- Magazine of the year (Pedal Project, in collaboration with M. Činčera)
CZECH GRAND DESIGN 2012
- Graphic designer of the year (1st place)
as part of the creative collective OKOLO
LOUSKÁČEK 2009 (Czech Art Directors Club)
- 3rd place for corporate identity of 66 GALLERY
(in collaboration with J. Korouš for Artport)
CZECH GRAND DESIGN 2009
- Producer of the year - Botas for the collection botas 66
designed by J. Kloss and J. Korouš
- Graphic designer of the year - 4th Place
- Fashion designer of the year - 9th Place
STUDENT DESIGN NATIONAL AWARD 2009
- Grand Prix and few other awards
DESIGN BLOK 2009 EDITOR'S AWARD
- Botas company for The Best Manufacturer installation
(in collaboration with A1 Architects)
CZECH GRAND DESIGN 2008
- Producer of the year - Botas for the collection botas 66
designed by J. Kloss and J. Korouš - 3rd
VŠUP / AAAD
- Best Work at Graphic Department for summer semester 2008
ED Awards (European design awards)
- Miscellaneous printed - 1st Place
Works in collection of Uměleckoprůmyslové muzeum v Praze
(Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague)

PUBLICATIONS, INTERVIEWS,...
Book "X", Work More, Work, Search design!, Wallpaper, Architonic, Disegnodaily, Snéaker, Revolver Revue, Dolce Vita, Typografia, Font, Live! magazine, Redway, Detail, proč ne?!, Instinkt, Free mag, bbarak,...

CONFERENCES, PRESENTATIONS, WORKSHOPS
ZLÍN DESIGN WEEK 2105, ZLÍN
- Lecture / Conference, Zlín
ROMANIAN DESIGN WEEK 2014, BUCHAREST
- Lecture, Bucharest, Romania
OKOLO OFFLINE AT HYPERWERK, BASEL
- Lecture, Basel, Switzerland
BELGRADE DESIGN WEEK 2013, BELGRADE
- Lecture, Belgrade, Serbia
WORLD DESIGN CAPITAL 2012, HELSINKI
- Lecture, Helsinki, Finland
STUDENSTKÁ AKADEMIE
- Logotype Workshop, Prague
MIXER 2010
- Audiovisual festival, Zlín

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
CASA TABARELLI REDISCOVERED
- Sklada, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2014 / group exhibition
OKOLO OFFLINE TWO: Collecting
- Kunstgewerbemuseum Schloss Pillnitz, Germany, 2014 / group exhibition
OKOLO OFFLINE: 5 YEARS
- Depot Basel, Basel, Switzerland, 2014 / group exhibition
Start Up / Habitus
- City Gallery Prague, Prague 2013 / group exhibition
Hidden Industry
- Brussels Design September, Brussels, Belgium 2013
Subjects Of Interests
- Designgalleriet, Stockholm, Sweden 2012 - retrospective exhibition of the creative group OKOLO
120 X 120
- 66 GALLERY, Prague 2010 (group exhibition)
Designéří roku 2009
- Uměleckoprůmyslové museum, Prague 2010 - presentation of botas 66
Čerstvé (z)boží
- Czech Centres (various european cities) 2010 - presentation of botas 66
Designblok 2009
- Prague 2009 - presentation of botas 66
Nechat to palvat?
- (A) Void Gallery, Prague 2009 - retrospective solo exhibition
I'll Kill Y'all
- A Galerie - Palác Akropolis, Prague 2009 - retrospective solo exhibition
Czech Selection
- Milan 2009 - presentation of botas classic 66
Mocný Stark
- Trafo Galerie, Prague 2009 - group exhibition
(with A. Uchytil and Ch. Bulmahn)
Czech Grand Design
- Uměleckoprůmyslové museum, Prague 2008 - presentation of botas 66
Design Supermarket
- Prague 2008 - presentation of plusminus label
Létem světem
- Novodvorská Plaza, Prague 2008 - photographical exhibition
Divadlo Archa
- Prague 2007 (group exhibition)
Dialogy/Dialogues
- London Collage of Communication, London 2007 (group exhibition)
Design na hrad!
- Bítov castle 2006 - group exhibition of department of Typography at AAAD
Mezinárodní bienále grafického designu Brno
- Brno 2006 (group exhibition)