Tomas Rajlich

Czech Republic 1940

Conceptual Art

Tomas Rajlich
Tomas Rajlich
Czech Republic
April 24, 2013
Balasz Takac is alias of Vladimir Bjelicic who is actively engaged in art criticism, curatorial and artistic practice.

Tomas Rajlich was born in 1940, in Prague where he enjoyed an arts education at the School of Decorative Arts and the Academy of Fine Arts. He was trained as a sculptor and soon opted for working in the geometric vein. In 1966 he co-founded the Klub Konkretistů – the Czech equivalent of Nul or Zéro –, which acquired him national fame.

Featured image: Tomas Rajlich – Untitled, 1969, detail – image courtesy of the artist