micha@michabardy.com
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Micha Bardy (Barbora Prekopova) was born in 1985.
Lives and works in Switzerland and Slovakia.

EDUCATION
2015 – 2018 design, Hochschule der Künste in Bern / CH, MA degree
2009 – 2011 photojournalism by Prof. Rolf Nobel, Fachhochschule Hannover /DE
2004 – 2009 journalism, Univerzita Komenského v Bratislave / SK, MA degree

SCHOLARSHIPS
2007 – 2008 journalism, Masarykova Univerzita Brno / CZ

EXHIBITIONS
solo
2014   Brig, Stockalperschloss (Switzerland)
2012   Budapest, Slovak Institute (Hungary)
2012   Wiler (Lötschental), Gemeindehaus (Switzerland)
2012   Berlin, Slovak institute (Germany)
2012   Trenčín, Museum (Slovakia)
2012   Trenčín, Town tower (Slovakia)
2012   Bratislava, Elledanse (Slovakia)

collective
2017   Bratislava, Galéria mesta Bratislavy (Slovak press photo) / Slovakia
2017   Brig, Od BRIG do BRIG / Croatia
2016   Blatten b. Naters, Belalp, UNESCO Lehrpfad und Skulpturenweg / Switzerland
2015   Bern, Galerie am Gurten / Switzerland
2013   Bratislava, Slovak press photo / Slovakia
2013   Goppenstein / Switzerland
2013   Kippel, Kunst und Kultur im Schtadl /Switzerland
2012   Bückeburg / Germany
2012   Bratislava, Hviezdoslavovo námestie, Photo of the year, VUB Foundation/ Slovakia
2011   Stadthagen / Germany
2011   Hannover (Germany)
2010   Berlin, European Mounth of Photography / Germany

AWARDS
2017   Slovak press photo – honorable mention, portrait series
2013   Slovak press photo – 3. place, sports
2013   Slovak press photo – honorable mention, portrait series
2012   finalist of „Photo of the year“ organized by VUB foundation
2009   Mercurius veridiscus ex Slovakia

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
2014   Lötschentaler museum, Wiler, Switzerland
2016   Artothèque Médiathèque Valais, Sion, Switzerland