Miloš J. Kohout
director, art-director, painter, sculptor, architect and photograph


Miloš J. Kohout has a talent for composition as well as for storytelling with great sensitivity and originality. Miloš loves stories that are catching and don't fade away, the world of fantasy and the play of lights and shadows that accompany us at avery step. He has a delicate sense for details.

Miloš J. Kohout was born in Prague in the sign of Virgo.

He has had many solo and group exhibitions. He was awarded several times in Czech as well as abroad. His paintings are part of private collections internationally and some of his works are also in collections of prestigious galleries.

Miloš J. Kohout was art director at many film projects, for example:
- All Quiet on the Western Front, US, dir. Delbert Mann
- The last Butterfly, CZ/FR, dir. Karel Kachyňa
- Accumulator 1, CZ, dir. Jan Svěrák
- War color, CZ, dir. Filip Renč
- Kolya, CZ, awarded by Oscar for best foreign language film, dir. Jan Svěrák

He also worked as director of special effect scenes for:
- Dark Blue World, CZ/ENG/DE/SL, dir. Jan Svěrák
- Smart Philip, CZ, dir. Václav Marhoul
- Kooky, CZ, dir. Jan Svěrák

Miloš J. Kohout has directed many TV spots and received his first award in this field right with the first work for Varta. Another spot for Olympus was awarded by London International Awards, work for Panasonic was awarded by the golden prize at 5th Advertising Festival of The New Europe and he received Golden Europe Creative Award for Commercial at Promax.

Miloš J. Kohout is also an author of many music videos for czech and foreign interpreters: Unique II, Alexa Carington, Bilgeri (two months at MTV top 40 and the winner of European Award for Music Videos), Despondancing, Lobby, Pražský Výběr, Monkey Business, Lucie Bílá and more.

He created tv graphics for Czech Television, TV Nova and TV Prima.

Miloš J. Kohout shot a short film called Dream (casting Karel Roden, CZ) to great ovations of czech critique and one feature film called Eye in the Wall ( CZ/SK).