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Tiziano Vanitas

From December 15 to March 20 Tiziano Vanitas From the 15th of December the Imperial Stables of Prague Castle will host the exhibition Tiziano Vanitas. A prominent artist of the Venetian school of the sixteenth century, Titian painted landscapes, mythological and religious subjects, but...

New Year fireworks

  January the 1st New Year fireworks The New Year’s fireworks are characterized by the number six. The show begins at six in the evening of January 1, lasts 616 seconds divided into six scenes and remembers six famous characters whose jubilee will arrive...

Swan Lake

From the 12th to the 14th of December Swan Lake The Russian Royal Ballet will perform for the first time in the Czech Republic with ballet par excellence, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake. The group, which has carried the reputation of Russian ballet school in the...

Alfons Mucha and the Art Nouveau atmospheres

From December 10 to March 20 Alfons Mucha and the Art Nouveau atmospheres The Royal Palace of Milan will host the “Alfons Mucha and the Art Nouveau atmospheres” exhibition. It will consist of 220 works, decorative panels of the Bohemian painter, but also ceramics,...

Hiroshima mon amour

Jan Letzel, the Bohemian architect, in love with Japan, who in 1915 designed the building that became a symbol of nuclear tragedy. Built in Viennese style, the building withstood the atomic blast, because at the time, it was one of the few to have...

Christmas in Prague

November the 28th Christmas in Prague Tradition, atmosphere created by lights, sounds and smells, the Christmas markets in Old Town Square in Prague are among the most popular in Europe. Each day the red-roofed stalls place decorations, handicrafts and food products on offer. If...

Prague ham, the unknown product

Produced for the first time around a century and a half ago, it became famous around the world, but after the Second World War, the specialty became almost impossible to find here at home. Today, the authentic Bohemian recipe is enhanced in Italy by...

The architect Carlo Lurago was born

400 years ago The architect Carlo Lurago was born Many of the architectural wonders of the Prague Baroque, and other styles, bear the signatures of famous Italian artists. One of these is certainly the plasterer and architect from Lombardy Carlo Lurago who was active...

MittelCinemaFest

From the 2nd to the 11th of December MittelCinemaFest in Prague and Brno On December 2, the 13th edition of the Central European Festival of Italian cinema will start in Lucerna cinema in Prague. For the first time this year, the festival will then...

Commemoration of Slavkov

On the 5th and 6th of December Commemoration of Slavkov In Slavkov, a town in southern Moravia better known as Austerlitz, annually takes place the main commemoration event in Central Europe of the battle in which Napoleon defeated the Austrians and Russians. 210 years...