Jiri Georg Dokoupil is contemporary and eccentric graphic artist from the country of Czechoslovakia. Jiri Dokoupil was born in Krnov, Czechoslovakia in the year 1954.
Dokoupil attended the University of Cologne, Germany.
The artist reminds me of Vik Muniz for his desire to explore new mediums. Dokoupil has created works using candle soot. One very well critically reviewed series was done by Dokoupil of various colors of soap bubbles. In this clip we view the artist create one of his signature soap bubble paintings:
Price range information: Works range from $4,000 to $350,000. The artist works as as a printmaker in addition to painting in oils, acrylics, watercolor, and ink.
In this clip we catch up with our fellow art admirer James Kalm, to view an exhibition of works by Jiri Dokoupil:
Dokoupil is an amazing artist who is always trying to approaches and mediums in order to be categorized with a certain movement or style.