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I would like to thank Tomáš Vaněk, my advisor, and Vince Corvo, whose class was the inspiration for this project.
I would further like to thank Becca Krock, Dino Dvořák, Dagmar Svatošová, Roman Babjak, Mária Stanová, Peter Stano, Eva Ellingerová, Alessandra Landi, Jan Šerých, and Lukáš Válka.
Research of the topic and production of the book were financially supported by the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague under the grant program “Studentská grantová soutěž na podporu projektů specifického vysokoškolského výzkumu”.
Part of the research was done during the artist-in-residence programs of the Visegrad Fund and Centre for Contemporary Art Futura, in 2011 at Futura in Prague and in 2014 at the Triangle Arts Association in Brooklyn.
The English edition of the book was additionally supported by the NOVUM Foundation and using public funds provided by the Slovak Arts Council. This book reflects the views only of the author, and the Council cannot be held responsible for the information contained therein.