Culture

 
 

Decorative Art Museum reopens after ‘facelift’

The Museum of Decorative Arts in the centre of Prague has finally reopened after a protracted renovation. The largest Czech museum dedicated to applied art and design, which boasts one of the most extensive glass collections in Europe, had been closed since January 2015. It opened to the public with a new exhibition called Director’s Choice, presenting an exclusive selection of items from its collections.

 
 
Culture
 
 

Prague’s Design Market caters to your…

Among the many outdoor events taking place in the Czech capital in the summer is the traditional get-together of…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Film producer Rick McCallum on the…

Producer Rick McCallum is nothing less than a legend in the film business, known for his many years with Lucasfilm and…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Czech Season in Scotland brings the…

After nearly ten years of bringing the best of Czech live performance to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival the Czech Centre…

 
 
Culture
 
 

My Prague – Jiří Fajt

Since becoming director of the Czech National Gallery three years ago this month, Jiří Fajt has secured exhibitions by…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Popular festival Colours of Ostrava…

The annual international music festival Colours of Ostrava, one of the biggest events of its kind in Central Europe…

 
 
Culture
 
 

New bill on conserving historic…

It has been years in the making and the subject of protracted discussions, but this week one of the ministry of culture…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Little Crusader becomes first Czech…

Little Crusader by Václav Kadrnka has become the first Czech competitor in a decade and a half to win the Crystal Globe…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Jeremy Renner and Václav Vorlíček to be…

The 52nd Karlovy Vary international film festival comes to an end on Saturday night with the traditional glitzy awards…

 
 
Culture
 
 

“Beautifully restored” The Shop on Main…

A major event for lovers of Czechoslovak cinema at this year’s Karlovy Vary film festival has been the world premiere…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Uma Thurman at KVIFF: Kill Bill hit a…

The 52nd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival kicked off with a glitzy opening ceremony at the weekend. Speaking on…

 
 
 
 
previous
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
 
next
 

Related articles

 
Culture
 
 

Decorative Art Museum reopens after...

The Museum of Decorative Arts in the centre of Prague has finally reopened after a protracted renovation....

 
 
Culture
 
 

Maori group to mark Havel’s visit to...

Prague’s O2 Arena is set to see a very special concert next week. One of the most popular Czech bands...

 
 
Culture
 
 

British violinist stars in Prague...

The renowned British violinist Tamsin Waley-Cohen is set to make her debut with the Czech Philharmonic in...

 
 
Culture
 
 

Ashes of first Czech Oscar winner...

The remains of Czech actor Ivan Jandl were interred today at Prague’s Vyšehrad cemetery thirty years...

 
Most favourite

History of Czech fine art

What happened in the realm of fine art at the very beginning of the Czech…

Climate

The Czech Republic is a landlocked country located in moderate geographical…

The most significant current discoveries

During the last decade, Czech science has made many revolutionary discoveries…

Czech language

The Czech language belongs to the group of West Slavic languages. From another…

Traditional Czech products

Czech industrial production has a long tradition, and many products are known…

Traditional Czech products

Czech industrial production has a long tradition, and many products are known…

 
 

Facebook recent activity