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Eva Heyd, Czech Photographer. Member Bohemian Gallery Group.


Heyd, Eva was born on August 26, 1953 in Prague, Czech Republic. Came to the United States, 1985. Naturalized, 1989. Daughter of Otto Anthony Heyd and Miluska (Sindelarova) Heyd.


Master in Journalism, Charles University, Prague, 1977.


Freelance journalist, Prague, 1974-1977;freelance photographer, Prague, 1977-1979;editor, Horizon Public House, Prague, 1979;editor, Architekt magazine, Prague, 1979-1985;freelance photographer, New York City, since 1985. Lecturer Faculta Zurnalistiky Fotoklub, Strahovsky Fotoklub, Prague, 1975. Juror photographic competitions, Prague, 1976-1978.


  • Other Work

    • Illustrator: A Sort of Life (Graham Green), 1974, Photographer (Pierre Boulle), 1982. Artist multimedia project (with dancer, painter Lisa Pilot), Jean Gibson Gallery, New York, 1991, Paula Cooper Gallery, New York, 1992. Exhibited in group shows at Silver Image Gallery, Seattle, 1990, Gallery Manes, Prague, 1993, Heller Gallery, New York, 1995, Smithtown Arts Council, 1996, Barret House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1997, Bohemian Gallery, New York, 1997, City Hall, New York City, 1997, Cast Iron Gallery, New York City, 1998, A Center for Photography, Woodstock, 2000, Chappell Gallery, 2001, 2004, Mostly Glass Gallery, Engelwood, 2002, Chappell Gallery, Boston, 2004.

      One-woman shows include Gallery USM Rubin, Prague, 1979, Gallery Sztuky Wspolcesnej, Warsaw, 1982, Gallery Fotochema, Prague, 1982, Thermal, Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic, 1985, Gallery Junge Kunstler, Berlin, 1985, Ekazent Gallery, Vienna, 1987, UMPRUM Museum Expresso, Prague, 1994, New Horizon Gallery, Prague, 1994, Bohemian Gallery, New York, 1998. Represented in permanent collections at UMPRUM Museum, private collection. Contributor articles and reviews to magazines and journals, Czech Republic and United States.


Member Bohemian Gallery Group.


Married Jan Mach, June 3, 1975 (divorced June 1979). 1 child, Kristyna; married Vaclav Victor Krakora, August 13, 1985 (divorced June 1999). 1 child, Thomas.

Otto Anthony Heyd Heyd

Miluska (Sindelarova) Heyd

Jan Mach

Vaclav Victor Krakora

Kristyna Heyd

Thomas Heyd