Academic painter, tapestry master
The leading painter Jiří Holek graduated from the Academy of Applied Arts in Prague from 1974 to 1980. In 1990-1993 he worked in the tapestries of Jindřichův Hradec.
He participated in many exhibitions in the Czech Republic - Prague Muzaion, Kutná Hora - Czech tapestry, Gallery Můstek Praha, Brno - Současná čs. tapestry, Tonet Tapiserie Prague Symposium, Špejchar Gallery Jindřichův Hradec, etc.
He also participated in numerous exhibitions abroad - Kyoto Japan Textile Biennale, Sweden Symposium of Experimental Drawings, Murmansk Russia, Lulea Sweden Traveling FNIK Symposium Exhibition, SEVER International Exhibition, Belgium Tapestry Triennial, Pittsbourg USA Biennale Fiber ART, Feithal Portugal, Paris France MS. RUE BONAPART Center, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, etc.