Zbyněk Baladrán (b. 1973, Prague, Czechoslovakia) is an author, artist, curator and exhibition architect. He studied art history at Charles University and at the Academy of Fine Arts, both in Prague. In 2001 he co-founded Display, a space for contemporary art, transformed in 2007 into tranzitdisplay where he is now responsible for the exhibitions program. Together with Vit Havránek he curated “Monument to Transformation”, a three-year long research project focused on social and political transformations. He was a member of the curatrorial team (through tranzit.org) of Manifesta 8 in Murcia, Spain (2010). He took part in the 11th Lyon Biennial, in Manifesta 5 in Donostia / San Sebastian (2004), in the 56th La Biennale di Venezia (2013) and in MoMA (2015).