TOKYO-2019 Fine Art / Moving Images

The Telephone

  • Prize
    Gold in Fine Art/Moving Images
  • Company
    Dereck Hard Photography
  • Photographer
    Matej Dereck Hard
  • Technical Info

A series of staged photos that criticizes the current people´s overwhelming addcition on smartphones. This is the story of one day of the couple. Starring Czech singer David Kraus and world tennis player Barbora Strycova. The series was presented in "Love is HARD" show (11/2017), in the form of a cinemagraphy 4K video with sound and origin music. People on pictures intentionally look like depersonalized mannequins. Youtube link with English subtitles -

*Art photographer born in 1985 in Prague where he lives and creates *Master of Arts (MgA.) of creative photography at the ITF (Institute of Creative Photography) at the Silesian University in Opava, red diploma *In his free creation, he creates series in pop-art photography style *for Red Bull he creates his author´s projects * has many collective and solo exhibitions *has published several books, for example: PHOTOMAN!, ZUli?níci - author's photographic fairy tales *From May 2014 to May 2015, he was the official ambassador of Canon CZ