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FRAGMENT•D | The Artworks of Monogramist T•D in the collection of the Olomouc Museum of Art

The creation of Monogramista T. D - prominent personalities of the Czechoslovak art scene of the second half of the twentieth century - will be remembered on the occasion of his seventy (March 13,  1947). This is the first ever exhibition of this artists works, from the collections of one institution

Jozef Jankovič: The Flow of Time in Olomouc Museum of Art

The exhibition of Jankovič's works in the Olomouc Museum of Art is a follow-up to an exhibition with the same title held at the Bratislava City Gallery (September 7 – October 23, 2016). Is being held on the anniversary of Jankovič's eightieth birthday, at which time the art community was struck with the news of his sudden passing. Tribute is thus being paid to this leading personality of Slovak sculpture from the 2nd half of the 20th century. 

Open Call for Artists: Flow of Time at the occasion of the Jozef Jankovič Exhibition

CEAD & the Olomouc Museum of Art announce an Open Call for artists at the occasion of the exhibition of Jozef Jankovič (October 12 2017 – March 11, 2018), one of the most prominent representatives of post-war Slovak art. 

National and international artists of all backgrounds and areas are encouraged to apply with their art projects in an electronic form:
moving/static image, animation, video, new media.

The application deadline is extended until January 7, 2018.

Magdalena Jetelová – Touch of Time

Magdalena Jetelová’s installation, prepared especially for the National Gallery in Prague, will transform the Small Hall of the Trade Fair Palace into an extended field providing insight into the artist’s thinking and working. 

Conference: Adriena Šimotová in the Context of Visual Art and Culture from the 20th Century Onwards

Conference prepared by the Adriena Šimotová and Jiří John Foundation, in association with the Faculty of Humanities of Charles University and the Art Theory and History Department of the Academy of Arts, Architecture, and Design in Prague, to commemorate the 90th anniversary of the birth of Adriena Šimotová. The conference is being held under the aegis of J. E. Charles Malinas, the French Ambassador to the Czech Republic, Adriana Krnáčová, the Mayor of Prague, and Tomáš Zima, the Rector of Charles University.
Venue: Patriotic Hall, Carolinum, Ovocný trh 3, Praha 1

XXL Views of Contemporary Slovak Art | GASK

‘XXL Views of Contemporary Slovak Art’ is a long-term exhibition project that presents leading Slovak artists.  The artists are presented in a direct dialogue with recognised Slovak, Czech and international art historians, critics and theoreticians who focus on their work. It is the most important programmatic survey of Slovak art in the Czech Republic. The exhibition series was staged at the Slovak Institute in Prague from 2011 and has been staged at GASK since 2014.

Conference to mark the centenary of the beginning of Dada in Zurich: DADA TECHNIQUES IN EAST-CENTRAL EUROPE (1916–1930)

The ‘Petőfi Literary Museum – Kassák Museum’ and the ‘Institute for Literary Studies of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences’ are organizing a conference to mark the centenary of the beginning of Dada in Zurich. The conference is going to concentrate on Dada phenomena in East-Central Europe, especially the Dada techniques that appeared in the Austro-Hungarian Empire and its successor states.

MeetFactory (CZ) | Fightlessness

The Hungarian art group Little Warsaw (András Gálik and Bálint Havas) belongs to the most striking artists of their generation, which emerged on the contemporary art scene after the year 1989. Their work is closely connected with issues specific in the context of former Eastern Bloc countries – analysis and re-contextualization of objects and ideas from the past, deconstruction of common art forms, a striking anti-establishment attitude, a critical mirror held up to modernism, retro-avant-garde, conceptualism and neo-conceptualism, the expansion of the borders of art and transfer of artistic discourse into a broader social reality.
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Muzeum umění Olomouc 2011-2016