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Chair designed by Czech architect offers parents of premature children greater in-hospital privacy

In this week’s Arts, meet the Prague-based architect and designer Petr Schwarzbeck. He made headlines recently for the design of a special egg-shaped chair which in the future could allow parents of premature babies a better opportunity to bond with their newborn while still in the hospital.

 
 
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National Museum launches volunteer…

The National Museum in Prague has just launched its very first volunteer program, giving members of the public the…

 
 
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Snowden doc and Act of Killing follow…

Preparations are well underway for the 2015 edition of the colourful One World international festival of human rights…

 
 
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Guy Roberts – Founder of Prague…

Anyone interested in English-language theatre in Prague will do well to look up tickets for productions by the Prague…

 
 
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National Gallery chief curator Adam…

The National Gallery in Prague is undergoing a restructuring in view of showing its collections to the best possible…

 
 
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“Once upon a time there lived a thief ……

“Once upon a time there lived a thief …” the times are changing and so are fairytales. A collection of stories written…

 
 
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‘Handicapped’ orchestra trumpets…

In mid-February, Wenceslas Square in Prague will be hosting a special event – a concert of the Tap Tap orchestra. The…

 
 
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Director of Moving Cities: my job was…

Last year British film director Jevan Chowdhury launched an exciting new project, entitled Moving Cities, capturing the…

 
 
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British ambassador to perform in…

The Prague Shakespeare Company is now rehearsing a new production of Shakespeare’s comedy Twelfth Night to premiere at…

 
 
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Making a mark: an online map by…

In today’s Arts Jan Velinger talks to Nicole Princlová, one of the people behind artspotting, an interactive online…

 
 
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My Prague – Ivan Shvedoff

Saint Petersburg-born actor Ivan Shvedoff has appeared in dozens of TV shows and films, including the likes of the…

 
 
 
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