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The permanent exhibition of 20th and 21st century art on three floors of Veletržní palác acquaints visitors with the development of Czech and foreign fine art during the course of the last two centuries.
A newly conceived exhibition of mediaeval and early Renaissance art was opened in November 2000 in the authentic environment of the first convent of the Poor Clares in Bohemia, probably founded in 1231 by St Agnes of Bohemia, the daughter of Přemysl Otakar I.
Aim of the exhibition, which opened in September 2010 in Bilekgasse villa at Hradcany, the show selected works by Frantisek Bilek general character of his work, providing a concise view of the viewer on a personal benefit Bilek Czech and world art.
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The National Gallery in Prague presents a new permanent exhibition in the Kinský Palace prepared in cooperation with the National Museum.
The large collection of artworks from the National Gallery in Prague, the National Museum and Charles University sheds light on 7,000 years of art development and comprises some thousand artefacts of Old World cultures of Asia, Europe and Northern America.
The high artistic standard of ancient cultures is documented by artefacts from Egypt, Anatolia, Assyria, Mesopotamia and Iran and, prevailingly, examples of the classical Greek and Roman art that laid the foundation for later European art. Artefacts from ancient Egypt and Nubia form an attractive prologue, followed by those from the Near East and the cultures of Cyprus and the Aegean region.
A substantial part of the exhibition documents the art of the Greeks from the early Iron Age to Hellenism. The exhibition in six rooms on the second floor closes with Etruscan and Roman art. It is loosely followed by a display of Asian art in 13 first-floor rooms starting with a collection of ancient Chinese ritual bronzeware and jade artefacts dating from the 2nd to 1st millennium B. C. and an outstanding collection of Chinese funerary ceramics from the 1st millennium A. D.
The palace’s five main exhibition rooms gradually reveal an extensive collection of Buddhist art demonstrating the differences in artistic expression in China, Tibet, India, Southeast Asia and Japan. The following decorative arts of East Asia are presented in an entire range of bright-coloured materials, techniques and themes. The next two rooms show varied schools of Japanese and Chinese painting, calligraphy and graphic art and the exhibition ends with traditional art of the Islam cultural region. The permanent exhibition is complemented with a room for special displays on the second floor presenting rare examples of Korean art loaned by the National Museum of Korea in Seoul for a temporary display.
Inspiring moment of exposure was Troja Chateau own story of this unique building. In her conception was not about inserting other components to semantically closed “magnificent castle clipboard”, we returned to the villa itself, whose grace, spirit and grace, we would like to emphasize a “visible”.
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Thomas clover, this year’s finalist critics graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts, studio of Michael Rittstein, a recent series of paintings inspired by the world of the underworld, “small crooks” thieves and their planned escape, with which you can not enter other than an ambiguous relationship sympathies and antipathies . Clover painting position reminiscent of the tradition noirových films or echoes of Italian neo-realism, with whom they share how certain social issues, as well as the visual cinematography 40.a 50 years. – Translated by Google Translate
The exhibition includes a remote generation artist. In addition to the authors, who have over twenty years of freedom established their own “school” and began to educate layer of emerging artists, as well as a significant artist in the world, the legend of Czech art of the 20th century, whose work goes back before 1989.
Already after ten open museums and galleries its doors to visitors in an unusual time – at night. The unique event, which is annually visited by tens of thousands of visitors, provides a unique opportunity to explore the cultural richness of our city in a completely unique atmosphere. – Translated by Google Translate
The concept of the exhibition prepared for the Gallery nod based on contrast, tension and harmony between several circuits of images, which always dominates a particular color and which again promotes more gesture with color movement. The collection is once again tweaked “readymades” on plastic. – Translated by Google Translate
The Exhibition SHO has been organized by the Association for International Advancement of Calligraphic Culture from Tokyo under the auspices of the Japanese Embassy in Prague and the Czech Embassy in Tokyo. It is sponsored by major Japanese newspaper companies – the Mainichi and the Tokyo Shinbun.
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Young Italian artist Simone Fugazzotto incorporates monkey figures into most of his paintings with the intention to reflect human beings. There is hardly a better comparison of a human than a monkey, but Fugazzotto goes further while using monkey-figure to shift a subject’s point of view. According to his opinion, art should not be only a mirror of reality or of the artist’s inner world, but should provide its receptors an imaginary glasses through which they can look through.
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Through his exhibition Transformations of Landscape, Patrik Hábl, one of the most prominent artists on the contemporary domestic painting scene, fully shows the strength and beauty possessed by traditional art forms even in the current multimedia era. Over the three stories of exhibition space of the Tower, the winner of the Visitors’ Prize of the DOX Centre for Contemporary Art at the 2012 Art Salon for painting has you climb from the Concept of Originality up to the Chapel of Meditation.
Eugene Šimera have a student at the Academy of Fine Arts devised own art technology New Dripping – Dripping images when only a drop of paint along with the force of gravity form geometric shapes. This experiment is introduced, inter alia, the finalists of Henry Chalupeckého and after exposure velvet in the House of the Golden Ring. A separate exhibition Spirit of the substance shows new works that are the result of further research possibilities conceptual approach to the medium of painting and finding its borders. – Translated by Google Translate
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David Hanvald belongs to the young generation of painters, a member of the successful group Fig., Founded in 2006. With the consistency of dealing with quotations and interpretations, always manages to find new opportunities for these procedures. Based on the legacy of the great personalities of the world, European and Czech avant-garde, such as El Lissitzkij, Donald Judd, Karel Teige, but their suggestions converts to a completely different level
Allegory of the paintings and drawings Teresa Black tells the mythical legends and rituals. Vyfantazírované stories with animal motifs and symbolistickými are in fact parallel to the human events that affect our personal history. The project Start up Tereza III presents a series of paintings with comic touch, testifying to the life of fictional creatures who live in heaven, from which emerge to find and obtain the crystal enabling complete the task on earth. – Translated by Google Translate
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Nowadays the increasing interest of the general public, not only about the 19th century, but also of Dutch art. National Gallery and the successful exhibitions devoted Roelant Savery and less successful exhibition Rembrandt & Co… are followed by an exhibition of romantic Dutch and Belgian painters, today we may have almost unknown, but who in their time fulfill exhibition halls, houses and art dealers were jewel in private collections emerging social strata. – Translated by Google Translate
The exhibition of 19th-century German and Austrian painting will present major works by artists from these countries from the collections of the National Gallery in Prague.
The exhibition will present the work of sculptor John Křížek one of the most important and neoriginálnějších Czech artists who had settled in France. Cross lived there from 1947 until his death and created a substantial part of his work.
Curator: Anna Pravdová – Translated by Google Translate
Jakub Matuska is currently considered one of the most interesting painters of the younger generation today. His work is enriched by the expressive elements of street art, but is also conditional on the creation of master painters like Picasso and Surrealism for example.
After a protracted and emotional dispute representatives of Prague and the Moravian town is in the Exhibition Palace in Prague issued a famous Mucha Slav Epic.
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Collection Kolowrat in Rychnov nad Kneznou over one of the most aristocratic collections in the Czech Republic, formed in the Baroque period. Building image collections are characteristic of the Czech cultural expression structure 17th and 18th century. Kolowrat collection was created during the 18th century. The collection was initially concentrated in the Kolowrat Palace in Prague’s Lesser Town, sometime after 1743, found its place at the family castle in the Rychnov Kneznou.