akub Nepraš (born 1981 in Prague, CZ) graduated at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and studied figurative drawing, painting, sculpture, advertising and computer graphics and printing graphics techniques at the Václav Hollar School of Art in Prague and new media at ZKM in Karlsruhe, Germany.
Jakub Nepraš represents a generation of young artists who are applying the possibilities of new media and audiovisual technologies in a surprising way by using them with incomparable naturalness and lightness. He transforms complex technology in poetic beauty and reflects and questions with his fascinating works the functionality of contemporary global society.
“My work is a reflection on the metamorphoses of values and priorities in life”
Jakub Nepraš, 2012