Art news from ‘Czech Republic’

The Moravian Gallery in Brno: Rings in water 2012

Rings in water 2012 12.07 – 18.08.2013 Curator: Alena Krkošková Building: Governor’s Palace (Knihovní sál / 1. patro) The exhibition presents artworks from the 7th year of the international craft design competition, organised by The Centre for Folk Art Production (ÚĽUV) in co-operation with the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak

DOX, Prague: RELAY

Iveta Pilařová – Relay 3. 7. – 29. 8. 2013 Tobogganers (from the series At Last The Snow’s Arrived), 2003 Iveta Pilařová, to whom the first exhibition of the cycle is devoted, is a middle-generation artist. Her work is inspired by her personal experience of a life with multiple sclerosis. The disease first presented while […]

TO PAINT THE STEPPE / ARTIN – MONGOLIA

TO PAINT THE STEPPE / ARTIN – MONGOLIA Six girls from Nadia Verner´s  independent art studio ArtIn are looking for financial support for their plein air journey to the steppes of Mongolia. They are going to paint in the plains, and then exhibit their works in the Czech Republic. Prague, July 8, 2013 – „To […]

35m2 Gallery, Prague: BOWL

Pavla Tichá Bowl 11/7 — 4/8/2013 Opening on Thursday 11/7 from 19 h Curator: Pavel Švec 35m2.cz/en

Moravian Gallery in Brno: Step Back and You´re Closer

Step Back and You’re Closer He Jinweie and Tomáš Císařovský The Moravian Gallery in Brno / Museum of Applied Arts, Husova 14, Brno 19. 4. – 28. 7. 2013 Photo: archive of the Moravian Gallery in Brno EXHIBITION AUTHORS Marek Pokorný and Zhao Li MG CURATOR Ondřej Chrobák     This joint exhibition of the Chinese […]

Gallery Vernon, Prague: LUBIĄŻ

Albertyna Kacalak – LUBIĄŻ 11. 7. 2013, 6 pm Gallery Vernon, U Průhonu 22, Praha 7 You are cordially invited to the opening of the young Polish painter Albertyna Kacalak's exhibition, that takes place on Thursday 11. 7. 2013 at 6 pm in the Gallery Vernon.

DOX, Prague: DISABLED BY NORMALITY

DISABLED BY NORMALITY 23. 5. – 16. 9. 2013 BART HESS in collaboration with HeyHeyHey – Mutants, 2011 What’s a “disability”? And what’s “normal”? This spring’s biggest exhibition, entitled Disabled by Normality and created in cooperation with the Jedlička Institute and Schools on the occasion of its 100th anniversary,

Josef Sudek Studio, Prague: PIKTORIALISTÉ

ZE SBÍRKY PPF ART PIKTORIALISTÉ 25. 6.—30. 8. 2013 Lauschmann Jan sudek-atelier.cz

Gallery NoD, Prague: David Hanvald

David Hanvald 17.06 – 16.07.2013 Opening 17 June at 7 p.m. Opened through 16 July Curator: Jiří Machalický http://nod-eng.roxy.cz/

DOX, Prague: The Women’s Yard

Kamila Ženatá – The Women’s Yard 7.6. – 26. 8. 2013 © foto: Jan Slavík In her current double exhibition installed in Terezín’s Small Fortress (1 May – 26 Aug 2013) and at DOX (7 Jun – 26 Aug 2013), the “Advocate of Dreams and Emotions”, Kamila Ženatá, works with raw-sounding

DOX, Prague: Transformations of Landscape

Patrik Hábl – Transformations of Landscape 3. 5. – 1. 7. 2013 Through his exhibition Transformations of Landscape, Patrik Hábl, one of the most prominent artists on the contemporary domestic painting scene, fully shows the strength and beauty possessed by traditional art

Galerie Václava Špály, Prague: CHAMPIONS

ŠTĚPÁNKA STEIN and SALIM ISSA CHAMPIONS 3.5 – 23.6.2013 Living and working in the Czech Republic, this artist-couple concentrate on subjective documentary photography and fashion photography and also on photographing the

Karlin Studios, Prague: AKROPOLIS

AKROPOLIS 13. 6. – 7. 7. 2013 Exhibiting artists: Hynek Alt / Alexandra Vajd (CZ), Ondřej Brody, Filip Cenek / Tereza Sochorová (CZ), Eva Jiřička (CZ), Mark Ther (CZ) Author of conception: Ondřej Horák „Its main purpose was to warn every visitor, that they enter holy sacral space and  they

Leica Gallery, Prague: My Colours

TONO STANO My Colours 19. 4. — 16. 6. 2013 The "My Colours" exhibition of works by Tono Stano, one of the most prominent figures of contemporary Czecho-Slovak photography has been assembled exclusively for Leica Gallery Prague. "My Colours" offers an opportunity to see Tono Stano's most important

Svit Praha: Holes and Halves

Alice Nikitinová: Holes and Halves 29. 5. – 13. 7. 2013 In her new paintings, which Alice Nikitinova is currently presenting in the Gallery SVIT, she is exploring the possibilities of interconnecting realism and formalism. The

Galerie Klatovy, Klenová: ISRAEL – THE PROMISED LAND

Jan Sekal / ISRAEL – THE PROMISED LAND BURGRAVE’S HOUSE AT KLENOVÁ CASTLE Photographs from Izrael 7 April – 30 June 2013 Five years after his exhibition of 50 images of Israel, Jan Sekal presents a new set of photographs on the same subject. The Promised Land consists of 12 sections of ten photographs each, […]

Galerie 35 – Institut français de Prague: Le choix du cœur

Le choix du cœur, Prague Gandy Gallery Exposition Galerie 35 Du 8 au 29 juin Fin 2012, Nadine Gandy a fêté les 20 ans de sa galerie avec l’exposition collective

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FUTURA, Prague: IT ONLY LOOKS THE SAME

ALEVTINA KAKHIDZE: IT ONLY LOOKS THE SAME Opening: May 31st, 7pm                                                       The exhibition runs until June 30th, 2013 Curator: Michal Novotný The work of artist Alevtina Kakhidze lies between the still valid borders of East and West within Ukraine. It reflects both of those worlds within an anarcho feudalist society:

White Unicorn Gallery, Klatovy: Transformations of the Earth

Miroslav Pacner / Transformations of the Earth White Unicorn Gallery in Klatovy 6 April – 16 June 2013 Retrospective 1964 – 2012   This retrospective exhibition of works by Miroslav Pacner, a native of nearby Janovice nad Úhlavou, presents the artist’s works from the years 1964–2012. Pacner is the author of numerous paintings and relief […]

DOX, Prague: View into the Archiv 5 (Song)

View into the Archiv 5 (Song) 12. 4. – 9. 6. 2013 Centre for the Contemporary Art DOX, The Small Tower © Jindřich Štýrský The era of song publishing starts along side the emergence and development of cabarets, occasional performances and small theaters, Tingle-Tangle (according to the

Gallery NoD, Prague: Kateřina Štenclová

Kateřina Štenclová Opening 27 May at 7 p.m. Opened through 11 June. Curator: Jiří Machalický nod-eng.roxy.cz

ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2013

ESSL ART AWARD CEE Cover motive: Martin Mrzljak (Winner ESSL ART AWARD CEE 2011, Croatia), Dance to…(Detail), 2010, Essl Private Collection, © the artist, photo: Siniša Uštulica Awarded by the Essl Collection, powered by bauMax and Vienna Insurance Group Established in 2005 the ESSL ART AWARD is dedicated to the discovery and support of art […]

Galerie Klatovy / Klenová: Power of three

Power of three / Maupicová, Šimíček, Véla Chateau Klenová 7 April – 9 June 2013 These three young artists are brought together by having studied at Prague’s Academy of Fine Arts and their common tendency to abandon the certainties acquired during their art education. Under the pressure of personal experience, fields as diverse as

Moravian Gallery, Brno: Naturally: Karel Novák – Jock Sturges

Naturally: Karel Novák – Jock Sturges 26/4/2013 – 28/7/2013 That our civilization has literally submerged itself into nudity (thanks to photography) did not in the least alter the fact that nudity continues to cause embarrassment.  And we are not necessarily talking hard-core. The famous American photographer and his