Art and culture

Musil of Arabia

The explorer and writer, but also a priest and diplomat, born in Moravia, whose life is reminiscent of that of the legendary Thomas Edward Lawrence   The accusation that condemned him to oblivion, was that of bourgeois cosmopolitanism, aggravated by close ties with the...

Donne in Viaggio: le viaggiatrici delle terre ceche e la loro immagine dell’Italia negli anni 1782-1936

Milena Lenderová, a historian of the University of Pardubice, is the author of the book: “Traveling women”, consisting of 16 texts that include notes and travel reports, diaries and stories written by women from the Czech lands in the years between 1782 and 1936....

Josef Lada in the Dancing House

From November 15th to April 1st Josef Lada in the Dancing House The Dancing House Gallery celebrates 130 years from the birth and sixty years from the passing of Josef Lada (1887-1957) with the exhibition “The Sevens of Josef Lada”, born in collaboration with...

The Archduke Ferdinand II

From November 3rd to February 25th The Archduke Ferdinand II The National Gallery displayed in Palace Wallenstein an exhibition dedicated to Ferdinand II of Austria, on the 470th anniversary of his arrival in Prague as governor of Bohemia. After twenty years, he moved to...

Vila Tugendhat 1928–2013

From October 12th to January 28th Villa Tugendhat 1928–2013 The City Museum in Prague hosts “Villa Tugendhat 1928–2013”, a traveling exhibition organized by the Center of Study and Documentation of the Villa and the City Museum of Brno. Created in 2012 and hosted already...

The restoration of Prague Castle 1918-1929

From October 18th to May 6th The restoration of Prague Castle 1918-1929 “The restoration of Prague Castle 1918-1929” is the title of an exhibition that captures the transformation of the palace as a symbol of the newly born Czechoslovak Republic. Open until May 6th,...

Nohavica at O2 Arena

October 19th Nohavica at O2 Arena In autumn, the singer, musician and composer Jaromír Nohavica returns to perform on O2 Arena in Prague, exactly four years after his two concerts in October 2013, when he was the first artist to completely sell out two...

Luigi Cherubini: Requiem

September 26th and 27th Luigi Cherubini: Requiem Within the Italia Arte Fest festival, the Maestro Walter Attanasi will be conducting two executions of the Requiem in C minor belonging to the compositor Luigi Cherubini. The first one will take place on September 26th in...

Those bad guys of the nineties

A book, an exhibition, a backfire: Czechs get passionate about the stories of the rebels of twenty years ago Anarchists and skinheads, squatters and skaters, groups united by techno music, rap, punk and metal as well as sprayers and fans of fantasy games. These...

The Czech Liberty in Miramare

From June 23rd to January 7th The Czech Liberty in Miramare The Miramare Castle in Trieste hosts an exhibition that brings for the first time in Italy one part of the collection dedicated to the Czech and European Liberty belonging to the Museum of...