WORK EXPERIENCE

Traditional Sign Writer and Mural Artist
Self Employed - January 2012 to Current Day

Demonstrated expertise in:
- High quality performance in short turn around
- Concept driven mural designs
- Traditional lettering design
- Large scale illustration and installation
- Chalkboard Art
- Illustration for print and digital
- Branding and Logo design
- Event fit outs (chalk, paint and digital design)
- Wedding and branding stationary

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SELECTED CLientele

- Government of South Australia
- Scentre Group (Westfield)
- Jacob’s Creek, UBER
- Wine Australia
- Bendigo Bank
- Ray White Real Estate
- Liquid Ideas Visual Communications
- Ivy League Records
- The Adelaide Festival
- South Australian College of the Arts
- Electric California (USA)
- Sitka Outdoor Essentials (Canada)
- Seen Signs (Canada)
- WDN Collective (England)
- Inner City Spokes (England).

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EXHIBITIONS

- Wonderwalls Mural Painting Festival - Adelaide, South Australia - April 2017
- Of Land And Sea Peanut Gallery - Adelaide, South Australia - Sept 2016
- Coexist U&I Label - Torquay, NSW - September 2016
- Broken Spells of Golden Vision AntiSocial Shop - Vancouver, Canada - 2015
- Doin’ Drawings Scumfighter Gallery - Hobart, Tasmania - Feb 2015
- Don’t Let The Idea Die The Producers Bar, South Australia - Nov 2014
- Lowered Brows Light Square Gallery, South Australia - Aug 2014
- Postered Tooth and Nail Art Collective, South Australia - Feb 2014
- Double Entendre Tooth and Nail, South Australia - Feb 2014
- Wild Souls Radiate the Gold The Annex, South Australia - Nov 2013
- Asterism Four Doors plus One, South Australia - August 2014
- Golden Years Lonsdale St Roasters, ACT - 2013
- The Two Fires Festival of Arts and Activism Braidwood, NSW - 2013
- 5 x 5 The Shed Gallery, NSW - 2012

ART RESIDENCIES

Little Black Bike, Adelaide, South Australia 2018

Anti Social Skateboard Shop, Vancouver, BC Canada 2015

Tooth and Nail Studio Collective, Adelaide, South Australia 2014

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ACHIEVEMENTS

Guest Speaker - Business SA South Australian Young Entrepreneurs Scheme Information Session

Guest Speaker - Business SA Entrepreneur Week Panel Discussion “Your Idea is Big.. So What’s Stopping You?”

Keynote Speaker for AGDA Tasmania

“The Art of Sign Writing” Workshop teacher - AGDA - Hobart, Tasmania

AWARDS

  • Guildhouse Scholarship for the South Australian Young Entrepreneurs Scheme - 2016

  • Showing The Most Initiative - Australia and New Zealand Letterheads Meet - May 2014

  • Inspirational Award - Australia and New Zealand Letterheads Meet - May 2013

  • Award for Excellence - Diploma of Digital Media, Canberra Institute of Technology, Reid - 2009

  VOLUNTEER WORK

  • High Street Social Club - Arts Coordinator - Adelaide SA - 2016 to current day

  • Bowden Brompton Community School - Volunteer - Adelaide SA - 2016

  • Eugowra’s Most Wanted Letterheads Meet - Volunteer - Eugowra NSW - 2013 to 2016

  • Two Fires Festival of Art and Activism - Volunteer - Braidwood NSW - 2011 to 2014

  • AGIdea’s Design Conference (VIC) - ACT Regional Representative - 2010

FEATURED EDITORIAL

  • Expressive Type - By Alex Fowkes - Rockport Publishers - Worldwide

  • “Life in Motion”- Interview - Broadsheet.com.au

  • “Meet Your Maker” - Interview - The Adelaide Review, Australia

  • “A Bohemian Rhapsody of Lettering and Art” - Interview - GoodType.com

  • “Signs of a Craft Revival in Canberra” - Article - Sydney Morning Herald - Australia

  • Enjoy the Ride - Interview and feature illustration - Published by David Hardy from the United Kingdom

  • Stay Wild Magazine - Interview and back cover feature illustration - Published in USA for world wide release

  • Coven Magazine - Interview and cover illustration - Issuu.com/covenmagazine

  • Yeahzine! All Girls BMX Zine - Cover design, feature illustration and article - USA

FORMAL EDUCATION

Canberra Institute of Technology - Diploma of Digital Media 2009 - 2010
Australian National University - Bachelor of Print Media 2006 - 2007

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BOHIE PALECEK

Ph: (+61) 422 502 240
www.bohiepalecek.com
hello@bohiepalecek.com