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  • A versatile Czech artist František Skála (1956) in his new comic book depicts in a unique form of 322 photographs adventurous wandering of an easy-going fellow Cecil, who on one summer morning decides to visit his friend – anchoress Lída. He has no idea that he would not return before the land is covered with snow, enriched with experiences ...

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  • The re-edition of an original Czech comic book (first edition dates back to 1987) by the popular sculptor, painter, musician and illustrator František Skála (1956) captures the story of two inseparable friends: Hair, who can concentrate so deep that his hair grows at an immense speed and Chin, who starts to vanish in the blazing sun. This comic book could...

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    An extended, generously illustrated monograph containing almost 600 reproductions released on the occasion of the exhibition in City Gallery Prague represents the first and complex introduction to the EXPO 58 phenomenon focusing on the atmosphere of the first post-war World Fair in Brussels, where the Czechoslovak pavilion achieved legendary success, as...

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  • The richly illustrated monograph tells the story of modern furniture produced from the first half of the 19th century — the Biedermeier period — to the late 20th century. The book offers a comprehensive overview of the modern history of furniture in the Czech lands against the backdrop of significant developments in the field worldwide, including...

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  • The book has been awarded Magnesia Litera Prize in the category The Book for Children and Youth. Alzbeta Skalova draws upon the tradition of the famous school of Czech illustrators, developing it further and re-establishing its meaning, she does not pander to the reader, but stimulates the imagination...

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  • Remains presents the Czech photographer Ivan Pinkava (b. 1961) in the full range of his oeuvre, with an emphasis on his latest works. Pinkava's photographs make merciless reference to the state of the human spirit in Western culture...

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    This book examines the broad phenomenon of sculpture in the public space (also referred to as monumental art) in Czechoslovakia during the Normalisation period. This subject encompasses not just isolated monuments and memorials the public space but also sculptural and relief ornamentation on architectural works – governmental buildings, schools...

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  • Czech architect Pavel Janák (1882–1956) was a part of the Cubist and Functionalist movements, did work in urban development and planning, and created some important restorations of monuments. He was also a designer (he was involved in the founding of Artěl, Prague Artisan Workshops, and the Czech Werkbund), a photographer, a teacher at the Academy of...

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  • The richly illustrated monograph tells the story of modern furniture produced from the first half of the 19th century — the Biedermeier period — to the late 20th century. The book offers a comprehensive overview of the modern history of furniture in the Czech lands against the backdrop of significant developments in the field worldwide...

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  • The snapshot – a spontaneous capturing of a banal moment, minimally directed and with little regard for artistic or journalistic convention, full of red-eyes, severed heads, leaky shutters and drugstore hyper-saturation – forms a fundamental part of the photographic production throughout the 20th Century and today proliferates globally....

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  • Hans Prinzhorn (1886 – 1933), a German psychiatrist, musician, philosopher, and art historian, was born in Henrer in Westphalia. He studied art history and philosophy at Vienna University, where he obtained his doctorate in 1908. Shortly thereafter he moved to England and became a professional singer. He then studied medicine and psychiatry and ...

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  • In fourteen symbolic stations (of the cross), Pavel Chalupa examines Reynek’s art in the context with his poetry and translations. The extraordinary versatility of this cult personality in 20th century alternative Czech culture has given rise to this book which touches upon the most inspiring and relevant aspect in Reynek legacy...

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  • In his time, Václav Radimský (1867–1946) was one of the distinctive and interesting personalities associated with Czech and French landscape painting. He was the first Czech painter in France influenced by Impressionism and he was the first who introduced this movement to the Czech milieu. We can divide Radimský’s artwork into two thematic and...

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  • Krištof Kintera (1973) is known as an artist, a curator and a member of the group Hidden Creative Unit. His ability to respond to topical problems is of primary importance in his work; pieces like Plumbuman, Talkmen, Appliances and a recent reflection on suicide Of One’s Own  Volition – Memento Mori are some of his most typical works. The persuasiveness...

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  • František Skála (1956) is a visual artist whose work transcends the limits of the visual art and reaches into architecture, film, theatre, performance, music, and literature (his poetry is usually published under a pseudonymas part of the secret organisation called B.K.S.). He also created the comics work The Great Wandering of Hair and Chin (Velké...

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  • Stanislav Podhrázský (1920–1999), like many other artists, was powerfully influenced by Surrealism in his youth and especially by Mikuláš Medek, but he soon embarked on his own highly individual and solitary creative path. This book focuses on Podhrázský’s work in painting, drawing, and sculpture and presents it in a context that in many respects links...

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    Die von deutschsprachigen Künstlern aus Böhmen, Mähren und Schlesien geschaffene Kunst ist trotz zahlreicher Ausnahmen ein räumlich wie zeitlich eng begrenztes Gebiet, das sich unter dem Einfluss der historischen Ereignisse nicht mehr weiterentwickeln konnte und heute als bemerkenswertes, jedoch abgeschlossenes Kapitel erforscht wird, dessen...

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    This book represents the first ever comprehensive account of Gothic art in southwest Bohemia. The rich artistic culture in the region of the Úhlava and upper Otava river basin peaked around the turn of the sixteenth century in the work commissioned by Půta Švihovský of Rýzmberk and Zdeněk Lev of Rožmitál and in particular in the sculptural work...

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    Czech puppetry between 1900 and 1950 was an integral part of modernist and contemporary theatre and animation. The book examines the manufacturing of puppets...

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  • The exhibition with the title Tales from the Thousand and One Nights. The Islamic Art in the Collections of the Moravian Gallery in Brno introduces us to the collection of objects of Islamic art in this institution. The presentation aims to comprehensively, and for the very fi rst time in the Czech Republic...

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The bookstore K-A-V-K-A focuses on the presentation and sale of art books. In addition to the production of well-known publishing houses it offers titles published by art galleries and cultural institutions in Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia, organizes presentations, book launches and book signings, and exhibitions of illustrations, prints and photographs.

The bookstore K-A-V-K-A focuses on the presentation and sale of art books. In addition to the production of well-known publishing houses it offers titles published by art galleries and cultural institutions in Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia, organizes presentations, book launches and book signings, and exhibitions of illustrations, prints and photographs.