Culture

 
 

Exhibition explores elements of punk in architecture

Punk as an artistic style is usually associated with music and fashion but Prague’s Jaroslav Fragner Gallery now explores punk elements in architecture. The exhibition, featuring structures built over the span of five centuries, looks as what elements of the punk movement can be identified in historic and contemporary architecture in the Czech Republic and abroad.

 
 
Culture
 
 

World-renowned author Yan Lianke…

The world-renowned Chinese writer Yan Lianke arrived in Prague this week to collect the annual Franz Kafka prize. The…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Czech Philharmonic to broadcast live…

For the first time in history, a concert by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra will reach an audience of thousands in the…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Childhood one of main themes at this…

This Wednesday, the annual Bollywood festival of Indian film gets underway in Prague. Now in its 12th year, the…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Artist Jen Lewin and organiser Pavel…

Hello and welcome to a special programme looking at the upcoming Signal Prague Light Festival, which is taking place…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Young Czech wins EU literature award…

Czech writer Jan Němec is among 13 young European authors who have won the 2014 European Union Prize for Literature…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Second Signal light festival aiming for…

Prague’s Signal light festival was a massive hit when it was held for the first time last year, with an estimated…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Ztohoven open crypto-anarchy institute…

The guerrilla art group Ztohoven, known for their controversial projects and often operating in anonymity, have made a…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Finnish phenoms Nightwish to headline…

Masters of Rock, held near Zlín, is the biggest international rock festival the Czech Republic each year, with a spin…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Libraries organize week–long series of…

Thousands of libraries around the country are celebrating National Library Week with events aimed at drawing more…

 
 
Culture
 
 

Czech design festival showcases high…

This week Prague is hosting its biggest annual design festival, Designblok, with dozens of presentations, exhibitions…

 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
 
next
 

Related articles

 
Culture
 
 

Exhibition explores elements of punk...

Punk as an artistic style is usually associated with music and fashion but Prague’s Jaroslav Fragner...

 
 
Culture
 
 

World-renowned author Yan Lianke...

The world-renowned Chinese writer Yan Lianke arrived in Prague this week to collect the annual Franz...

 
 
Culture
 
 

Czech Philharmonic to broadcast live...

For the first time in history, a concert by the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra will reach an audience of...

 
 
Culture
 
 

Childhood one of main themes at this...

This Wednesday, the annual Bollywood festival of Indian film gets underway in Prague. Now in its 12th...

 
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


 
 
 

Upcoming events

 
 
14/11/2014