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Revolutionary Czech design movement remembered in new exhibition

Radio Prague |
10 December 2008

Exhibition. (COURTESY)

The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague has launched a major retrospective of the Artěl movement, whose impact is still felt on Czech design today.

Josef Sudek

Radio Prague |
23 October 2008

The magician behind the lens.

Prague's Vernon Gallery surprises passers-by with conceptual art

Radio Prague |
23 March 2009

The Vernon Fine Art gallery in Holešovice is a new venue for contemporary Czech art.

Hard Rock Café to open at Dům U Rotta in April

Radio Prague |
Radio Prague |
30 March 2009

The Neo-Renaissance building U Rotta will soon reopen as a famous international franchise, the Hard Rock Café.

International Year of Astronomy due to kick off in Prague

Radio Prague |
7 January 2009

International day of astronomy. (COURTESY)

The Czech Republic has been chosen to launch the Year of Astronomy with an official celebration taking place Wednesday at Prague’s Old Town Square.

Unique set of WWI photos on display at Prague Castle

Radio Prague |
10 April 2009

Taken by an anonymous Czech soldier between 1916 and 1917, the photo set is a rare and very touching depiction of one of the deadliest conflicts in history.

Czech botanist leads call for European action against invasive species

Radio Prague |
9 April 2009

A leading Czech botanist is now in the forefront of the first calls of their kind for Europe-wide action to fight the ever more rapid spread of invasive species, blamed on climate change and increasing long distance travel and transport.

Max Brod bridging the gaps between Prague’s Germans and Czechs

Radio Prague |
9 April 2009

The question of identity in the multi-ethnic environment posed considerable challenges for leading intellectuals of the time; among them was the Prague writer, journalist and composer Max Brod.

Education minister says ten years needed to improve situation for Roma children in Czech schools

Radio Prague |
9 April 2009

On International Roma Day this Wednesday, the Czech Education Ministry released the results of two studies it commissioned to determine how Roma children are faring in the country’s schools now.

Michelle Obama petitions Rabbi Loew during Prague visit

Radio Prague |
7 April 2009

While her husband spent the day in talks with EU leaders, Mrs Obama went on a tour of Prague's old Jewish ghetto.

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