December 2, 2002

Kateřina Piňosová

Alchemy featured Surrealist poet/artist Kateřina Piňosová. Kateřina Piňosová, born 1973 Prostějov, Moravia, is a poet, graphic artist, translator and an active participant in the Czech-Slovak Surrealist Group. Her work - in its varied media - has appeared in several journals, including 'Analogon', 'Intervence' and 'Optimism', and in "Surrealist Women: An International Anthology" (Penelope Rosemont, Ed., University of Texas Press, 1998).

In addition to many group shows with the Czech-Slovak Surrealist Group, Pinosova has had several solo exhibitions of her art work in the Czech Republic, the United States and in France. Her books include a collection of poetry,"Housenka smrtihlava" (CZ. Edice Analogon, Prague, 2000), and a collaborative work on the motifs of the Ogham incorporating Piňosová's artwork and poet Laura Conway's texts, "The Alphabet of Trees" (ENG. Concordia Press, Prague, 2002).