People

Ľubomír Burgr

Ľubomír Burgr

Artistic Director, theatre and dance programmer. Ľubomír Burgr studied violin at the Kosice Conservatory and in 1996-1999 music composing at the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. In 2000 he and his colleagues founded the Association for Contemporary Opera, which is linked with activities of the theatre SkRAT (2004), in which he acts as an author, director, actor and composer.

Slávo Krekvič

Slávo Krekvič

Artistic Director and music programmer. He obtained his PhD defree at the Institute of Musicology of the Slovak Academy of Sciences and worked at the New York University. Slávo is a co-founder, dramaturgist and coordinator of the NEXT international music festival and the KRAAA festival. He is also an editor-in-chief of the contemporary culture magazine 3/4 REVUE.

Nina de Gelder

Nina de Gelder

Executive Director. Most of her professional life, she worked as a project manager in the field of culture and international relations. She worked as a Vice-Rector for International Cooperation at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava.

Barbora Nemčeková

Barbora Nemčeková

Volunteer Coordinator, co-programmer of Kino inak. She studied Film and Screen Studies at the University of Brighton, and is currently studying at the Department of Audiovisual Studies at the Film and Television Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Bratislava. She regularly writes for the engaged monthly Kapitál and the online magazine about cinema Kinečko. She likes to analyzes everything, including movies. In her free time she sleeps, walks the dog, reads contemporary Slovak poetry, plays tennis and talks to people about movies.

Gabika Gažová

Gabika Gažová

Production Manager. She studied photography and intermedia at the Academy of Fine Arts and Design in Bratislava (whole degree) and film directing at the Academy of Performing Arts (half a degree). She had studied in Brussels, Prague and Aalto University in Helsinki and just premiered her first short film called “M” in A4! Here she also writes, translates and comes up with ideas.

Tina Lajošová

Tina Lajošová

Assistant of production. Tina is a sculptor coming from the East coast of Slovakia who had just finished her MFA at UMPRUM in Prague. Besides assisting production in A4 she is also a full time high school teacher of history of art. During holidays (which she can enjoy both as a student and as a A4 employee) you can meet her living the sweet life in a chalet in Malá Fatra. She loves water, summer, traveling, exhibitions, theatre and concerts.

Daniel Vadas

Daniel Vadas

PR & marketing manager. Daniel studied film theory in Brno and spent some time studying in Krakow and Antwerpen as well. He was an editor of Psí víno, he organizes cultural events, and writes stuff sometimes.

Ľudovít Nápoký

Ľudovít Nápoký

Project Manager and volunteers' coordinator. Ľudovít started in A4 as a volunteer while workig on his PhD. Eventually he abandoned his studies to allow himself to be devoted to A4 fully. As a project manager he is responsible for the European Voluntary Service, Re-imagine Europe project, Art Residences and the TEH (Transe Europe Halles).

Magdaléna Čisárová

Magdaléna Čisárová

Fundraiser, financial manager. She studied theater management at the Academy of Performing Arts, marketing communication at UCM and 5 months of culture management at the Academy of Music and Theater in Tallinn (within the Erasmus program). She collaborates with the Bratislava Metropolitan Orchestra and Cult Creative. In addition to attending cultural events, she has a great love for the Rolling Stones, animals and practices Krav Maga, unless there is a grant application period.

Aurélia Garová

Graphic Designer oscillating between decadent visuality and contemporary minimalism. She focuses mainly on publishing and book design. Occasionally she creates without media restrictions (text - sound - installation). She is responsible for the looks of A4 along with Tereza Maco since 2016.