Blanka Chocholová (Biography)

Czech, born 1953
  • Born in Prague
  • She was first introduced to photography by her father, artist Vaclav Chochola.
  • 1973 entered the Central Industrial School for graphic and applied arts and photography.
  • 1973-1976 on editorial staff of Czech magazine “Svet v obrazech” (World in Pictures)
  • 1975-1980 studied at FAMU (Academy of Fine Arts in Prague) in the department of art photography with Professor Jan Smok, graduating in 1981
  • 1977-1980 development of her interest in fashion and advertising photography while photographing for the Kotva department store in Prague
  • Member of The Union of Czech Creative Artists