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Adam Štěch

Design History

Adam Štěch has long been engaged in design, architecture, and fashion as an art theoretician, writer, and curator. He graduated from his master’s degree in art history at Charles University in Prague and since 2009 has worked as an editor of the Prague-based magazine Dolce Vita. He co-founded the creative collective OKOLO, which has produced dozens of publications and exhibition projects in the Czech Republic and abroad since 2009. He is also the author of numerous texts on design and architecture for the local and international press. His articles have been published in international magazines such as Wallpaper, Modernism, Damn, Cool Hunting, Domus, Architonic, Mark, Frame, Form, A10, and SightUnseen. He has collaborated with brands and institutions such as Phillips de Pury, Casa Mollino, Gubi, Designblok, Tolix, Verreum, Form, Design Museum Holon, Depot Basel, Bratislava Design Week, Vienna Design Week, Ziba, Dox, Qubus, Maharam, and more. In 2013, he took the lead of a course on the history of design at Prague-based Scholastika. Adam Štěch was a member of the curatorial team of the 25th Biennale of Graphic Brno 2012 and an external member of the jury at Academy of Arts and Design in Prague. He also hosts his design radio show on Radio 1.