About R. G.

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Work Experience

  • Contributing Photographer; iStock by Getty (2022-)

  • Documentary & Commercial Photographer/Director & Cinematographer/Graphic Designer; Freelance (2019-)

  • Screenwriter/Film & Literary Critic; Freelance (2019-)

  • External Lecturer in Belgian Literature & Cinema; Faculty of Arts, Charles University (2020-2022)

  • External Lecturer in Art History & Film; Association Junior College (2021-)

  • Assistant Professor in Visual Communication; European Summer School (August 2022)

Education

  • Faculty of Arts, Charles University; PhD in Romance studies: Belgian Literature & Cinema since 1970 (2019-)

  • Faculty of Arts, University of Liège; Literature & Film History

  • Faculty of Arts, Charles University; French Studies

True European citizen, R. G. Karkovsky is a a street and commercial photographer, director, writer and designer. Sources indicate he is addicted to coffee and music.

Documentary & Commercial Photography

Directing & Cinematography

Screenwriting

Film & Literary Criticism

Creative & Art Directing

Album Cover & Poster Design

College-level Teaching

Exhibitions

  • (2022) "Objective(s)"; photography exhibition (Serbia), within Short Cut film festival

  • (2022) "Frances Bloom and R. G. Karkovsky"; art exhibition, Cafe Spirit (Prague)

  • (2019) "Aux frontières de l'humanité"; photo/video exhibition (Prague), also a premiere of Les Nuances de la longévité, French-language short film

Events & Awards

  • (2022) "Dimension francophone : L'Europe vêtue de petits feux multicolores", Università degli Studi di Milano conference, presentation: Régionalisme en Europe : représentation des Basques à travers la littérature et les arts visuels (with Sophie Bouvier)

  • (2021) "Les sciences humaines et sociales à l'heure du numérique : qui est le peuple", online conference, presentation: Jean-Philippe Toussaint et le numérique : l’influence des nouvelles technologies sur son œuvre

  • (2021) "Fin de l'art ? Discours, pratiques, controverses", online conference, presentation: Pauvre Lampil et la «décadence» de la BD belge : la souffrance de l’artiste de nos jours racontée sous forme de gags

  • (2021) Louny Library Literary Award for Best Short Story

Get in Touch

Premyslovska 48/13, 130 00 Prague, CZ

Lehrter Str. 60, 10557 Berlin, DE

00420 7316 57619

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