Born 1987, Prague, Czech Republic

Currently living in Toronto, Canada



2013 MFA Virginia Commonwealth University

2009 BFA (Hons) Glasgow School of Art


Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2019 Upcoming, Simone Subal, New York, NY

2018    Busy Bodies (with Frances Adair Mckenzie), Parisian Laundry, Montreal, Canada

drawing the curtain, Hunt Kastner, Prague, Czech Republic

            Age me a heavy twig (with Carl Marin), Franz Kaka, Toronto, Canada

2017   Be Frictionless Latecomer, Simone Subal, New York, NY

            Forest House, Tatjana Pieters, Ghent, Belgium

2016   Elope By Mere Thread, Paramo Galeria, Guadalajara, Mexico

           Chests in the Current, Motel, Brooklyn, New York, NY

2015   Tasting the Waters, SARDINE, Brooklyn, New York, NY 


Group Exhibitions

2019 If I have a body (curated by Rose Bouthilier, Sandra Fraser, Troy Gronsdahl), Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Maison Modele, Clark Centre, Montreal, Quebec

2018    On Anxiety (curated by Gwendolyn Zabicki), Cleve Carney Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

            An Assembly of Shapes (curated by Clara Halpern), Oakville Galleries, Oakville, Ontario

            Line and Verse (curated by Ridley Howard), Andrehn-Schiptjenko, Stockholm, Sweden

2017    You are Here, Peana Projects, Monterrey, Mexico

            RBC 2017, National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

            Indian Summer, Disturb the Neighbours, New York, NY

            Drawer, organized by Flat File at Deli Gallery, New York, NY

            August Sun, University of Georgia, Dodd School of Art, Athens, Georgia

            A Shooting Star is Not a Star, Motel at Roberta Pelan, Toronto, Canada

            White Columns Benefit, White Columns, New York, NY

            Sojourner Truth Parsons, Sean Steadman, Veronika Pausova, 11R, New York, NY

2016    Seek Professional Help, Bureau, New York, NY

            Gesture Play, Simone Subal, New York, NY

            NYC Painters, MUPO, Oaxaca, Mexico

2015    NYC Painters, Paramo Galeria, Guadalajara, Mexico

             Going Somewhere, 1708 Gallery, Richmond, VA

             We Got Spirit, Yes We Do, Lovey Town, Unity Gallery, Maharishi University, Fairfield, IA

2014    Nice and Easy (curated by Riley Duncan), Era VI VII VI, New York, NY

2013    SPLONK! (curated by Holly Coulis), 106 Green, New York, NY

             The Sho, White Box, New York, NY

             Almost Famous, Reynolds Gallery, Richmond, VA

             Thesis Exhibition, Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA

2012    AntEye Subjective (curated by Lisi Raskin), FAB Gallery, Richmond, Virginia



2018 Fabienne Laserre, Veronika Pausova, Joseph Tisiga, Parisian Laundry at NADA Miami, Miami, Florida

2018  Sam Ekwurtzel, Veronika Pausova, Simone Subal at Liste, Basel, Switzerland

2017  Anna K.E., Kiki Kolgenik, Veronika Pausova, Simone Subal at Paris International, Paris, France

2017  Myeongsoo Kim, Veronika Pausova, Paramo at MACO, Mexico City, Mexico

2015  Matthew Fischer, Veronika Pausova, Leah Tacha, Sardine at NADA NY, New York



2018   Concept to Realization Canada Council for the Arts Grant

2017   RBC Painting Prize. Honorable Mention.

2013   Vermont Studio Centre Full Fellowship Winner

2013   Thesis Assistantship, Virginia Commonwealth University

2012   Commonwealth Award for Graduate Studies, VCU

2011    Commonwealth Award for Graduate Studies, VCU



“Busy Bodies”: un duo a l’imagerie fourmillante et désirante, by Marie Eve Charron, December 8th, 2018:

Veronika Pausova Paints a Spidery Sublime, by Leah Sandals, canadianart, November 13th, 2018:

DEEP TIME: A national survey of 10 artists who work with changing environments, by Yasmin Nurming-Por, canadianart, September 13th, 2018:

Veronika Pausova's "drawing the curtain" at Hunt Kastner, Blouin Artinfo, June 22nd, 2018:

Carl Marin and Veronika Pausova - Age me a heavy twigArt Viewer, February 4th, 2018:

Carl Marin and Veronika Pausova - Age me a heavy twigKuba Paris, January 30th, 2018:

Veronika Pausova, by Elizabeth Buhe, Art in America, October 1st, 2017:

A Shooting Star is Not a Star at Roberta Pelan, Art Viewer, September 7th, 2017:

Veronika Pausova, New Yorker, July 24th, 2017 Issue: 

15 Artists Named Finalists in RBC Canadian Painting Competitioncanadianart, By Canadian Art:

Ten to See: New York, ArtReview. By Owen Duffy: 

Interes En El ProcesoOcio. By Gabriela Munoz:

15 Artists in NY Summer Group Shows Who Deserve Solo ShowsArtsy. By Alexxa Gotthardt:

The 2015 NADA New York Art Fair in 25 SuperlativesHyperallergic. By Jillian Steinhauer:



With thanks to the generous support of the Canada Council for the Arts.