Jana Hruskova
DOB: July 6. 1949

In Domazlice (Czech Republic)


Previous employment: children’s nurse

Art education: at the atelier of Engineer Architect Josef Batelka Csc, and  Karel Kunes a painter from Domazlice, Domazlice School of Art

Technique: charcoal, pencil, pastel, pen-and-ink drawing, oil, acryl, combined technique.

Overview of her activity:

-         Constituent member of Artist Association of Czech Republic based in Prague

-         Member of organization Very Special Arts based in Washington, branch in Plzen

-         Art Director at the House of Children and Youth and at the local Art School

-         Preparation of students for entrance exams for art schools

-         Decoration of customhouse in SchrAnbfg – Vojtanov, painting décor in Czech Insurance Company in Domazlice, exchange office and a restaurant on border crossing Liskova and many others…

-         Art cooperation with local Family Psychological Clinic in Domazlice

-         Design of graphic memorial tablet for the city of Furth Im Wald

-         Participation in completion of “Dictionary of Czech and Slovak artists 1950-1999”

-         Illustration of a book “Smile Through the Tears” (Smich skrz slzy) by Jana Sobotkova and Jiri Hlobil

-         In 1999 was established a file “Painter Jana Hruskova” in museum of Jindrich Jindrich and in the Library of  Bozena Nemcova

-         Registered in the “ Dictionary of Czech and Slovak artist 1950-1999

-         Videotape “Jana Hruskova and her production” is in the archive of “Very Special Arts” in Washington

-         Laureate of art festivals Very Special Art

Exhibitions since 1985: Domazlice, Ceske Budejovice, Litomerice, Strbske Pleso, Klatovy, Plzen, Praha, Pribram, Sokolov, Chomutov, Kdyne, Chodov, Budel (Holand), Furth Im Wald (Germany) Cham (Germany), Los Angeles (USA) a many more.

Two paintings in VERY SPECIAL ARTS GALLERY California.