Jaroslava Brychtoválava Brychtova
1924 - 18.VII. Zelezny Brod, Czech Republic

Education and Professional Experience

1936-44         Real. Gymnasium Turnov
1945-51         Studies at the Academy of Applied Arts in Prague under Prof . K . Stipl
1947-50         Studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague under Prof . J . Lauda
1950-84         Designer for the national concern, Zeleznobrodské sklo in Zelezný Brod in department "Glass for architecture"  which she founded (1950)
Since 1954     Works together with Stanislav Libensky
Since 1982     Guest lecturer in Stanwood, WA, Pilchuck Summer School in Detroit, Michigan at the Center for Creative Studies, College of Art and Design and in many other locations in the USA. Together with S. Libensky head of numerous glass workshops..
Since 1984     Private studio Zelezny Brod
Presently living and working together with her husband, S. Libensky in Prague and Zelezny Brod.