Jiří Slíva was born 4. July 1947 in Pilsen. From 1966 he lives in Prague. He studied at the University of Economics, and after graduation in 1971, he worked in the Institute of philosophy and sociology of the Czechoslovak Academy of Sciences at the Department of pro for forecasting. My first artwork published in 1972 in the annex the weekend magazine, Young front. Since 1979, it acts as a freelance artist. Dedicated in particular to the cartoon and illustration, graphics lithography, etching and dry – and later the needle and also olejomaľbe since 1995. The works of George Slívu were exhibited at numerous exhibitions in Europe and in the separate overseas (think at least such cities as Rome, Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Vienna, Brussels, Moscow, New York, Havana, and many others). For your invenčnú creation he was awarded many major prizes in international competitions and festivals karikaturistických. It is often invited as a member of panels of renowned karikaturistických competitions. It has issued more than 15 books of cartoons copyright in Germany, Switzerland, France, USA and the Czech Republic. His drawings have appeared in more than 150 books and many Czech and foreign newspapers and magazines such as the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, The Wall Street Journal, Playboy, Die Welt, Die Zeit, Nebelspalter, Eulenspiegel, ... Slívu are represented in the permanent collections of several George works of Czech and foreign museums and galleries, as well as in private collections. He also teaches and lectures – for example, he has lectured in Salzburg, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Ohio, Northern Carolíne, ... Lives and creates in Prague.
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