Region: Vancouver Coast & Mountains
Zuzy Vacek is an graduate of the Institute of Textile Arts in Prague who later studied in West Germany majoring in painting, drawings and art history. Her work juxtaposes concerns for important contemporary issues against the nostalgic medium of folk inspired art and the pastoral imagery. Zuzana has exhibited her textile work internationally. In addition, her paintings and collaborative works with her creative partner and husband, Daniel Materna, reveal another side of her unique abilities in the medium of clay.