Zora Palová



Born in Bratislava, Czechoslovakia
High School of Applied Arts,Section of Woodcarving, Bratislava, Slovakia
Academy of Fine Arts, Studio of Glass in Architecture, Bratislava, Slovakia
Since 1996 – 2003 Research Professor at the University of Sunderland, UK
Since 2003 – 2006 Visiting Professor at the University of Sunderland, UK
2015 International Randall Chair, Alfred University, NY, USA
Freelance artist working and living in Slovakia


France; Belgium; Holland; Slovakia; Luxemburgh; USA; Czech Rep., Austria
She participates at many group exhibitions around the world.

AWARDS (Selections)

1993 Triennale Prize, Internationale Glasskunst Triennale, Nürnberg, Germany
2000 Honorable Mention, Vessels, Koganezaki Glass Museum, Japan
2006 3rd Prize, Coburg Glass Prize for Contemporary Glass in Europe 2006, Coburg, Germany
2007 Crystal Wing, Personality of the Year in Art and Architecture, Slovakia 2008 Rakow Commission,
Corning Museum of Glass, USA 2010 Duffy Galleries Award, Habatat Galleries, Detroit, USA 2014 Fort Wayne  Museum Award, Habatat Galleries, USA