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Tereza Říčanová

Tereza Říčanová

* 1974

She studied at the Secondary School of Applied Art in Prague and at the Academy of Arts, Architecture & Design in Prague, department of Illustration and Graphics with Professor Jiří Šalamoun. In the 1990s she travelled through Siberia and Turkey. Since 1998 she lives on a farm in Mezná near Pelhřimov, where she devotes herself to independent production, to her four children and the farm. Currently, she teaches at the Secondary Graphic Art School in Jihlava. Besides her independent production, she is the author of the orientational pictograms in the Municipal Library of Prague. For her books, she has received a number of awards: Most Beautiful Czech Books (2005, 2012, 2012), Golden Ribbon (2012), The IBBY Honour List (2012).

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