Saturday, 21 October 2017
Arts | Prague TV

Alfons Mucha's Slav epic belongs to Prague, the Municipal Court ruled. The verdict is final. The painter's grandson, John Mucha, had sued Prague City Hall over the ownership of cycle of 20 large-scale canvases. The grandson's claim was based on Prague not creating an exhibition hall, which he claimed was a condition for ownership. Judge Iveta Veselá said the gift agreement was concluded between the city and American industrialist Charles Richard Crane, who commissioned the work.

Life | Radio Prague

The Czech NGO Brontosauri v Himalájích has been helping the village of Mulbekh, in Little Tibet, for ten years now. Attention is focused around the local primary school which has grown from strength to strength.

Arts | Prague TV

Practically the first thing any visitor learns about Prague is that the world premiere of Mozart's Don Giovanni took place here, with Mozart conducting on Oct. 29, 1787. The Estates Theatre in Prague on Oct. 27 and 29, 2017, will present a new production of Don Giovanni with opera star Plácido Domingo conducting.

Dining | Prague TV

One thing people can generally agree on is that cake is good. The third Prague Cake Festival takes place Nov. 11, 2017, from 10 am to 7 pm at Hotel Pyramida in Prague 6.

Cinema | Prague TV

Strangers turning up at very isolated houses in films often heralds some danger. Writer and director Darren Aronofsky has become a unique screen visionary, and Mother! ranks among his most fully realized works, a deeply personal project that doesn't neatly fit into any genre.

Arts | Radio Prague

Fresh Franz Kafka Prize recipient Margaret Atwood discusses the threat to women's rights, Trump's America – and "poor" Gregor Samsa.

Arts | ČTK

The National Gallery in Prague (NG) will loan a part of its modern art collections to Dresden to put them on display pending the planned reconstruction of Prague's Trade Fair (Veletrzni) Palace the NG uses to present modern and contemporary art, NG director Jiri Fajt told CTK.

Arts | ČTK

A Czech court has turned down the Catholic Church's claim for a rare painting by Czech Baroque Master Petr Brandl from a chapel in Smirice to be returned to it within property restitution, and this east Bohemian town thus remains the masterpiece's owner.

Arts | Prague TV

French Institutes's Galerie 35 showcases photographs of Stéphane Corbet, a French photographer living in the Czech Republic. In his exhibition, Corbet focuses on tourist signs which mark hiking trails in Czech forests.

Life | Prague TV

La Loca Music Bar hosts the Bollywood Party tonight

Life | Prague TV

The Model hobby fair will take place at the PVA EXPO PRAHA on October 19th through 22nd.

Half-n-half | Prague Daily Monitor

Staying balanced by teaching English

Life | Prague TV

Club Roxy, a cornerstone of Czech and also European alternative culture, is celebrating 25 years this week. Eli visited Roxy's warm-up party to find out more about the club and to share her five cultural tips.

Arts | Prague TV

Blue Man Group will be in Prague for the first time for three shows between April 20 and 22, 2018, at the Congress Center as part of their world tour. The show involves three bald men in blue makeup.

Arts | Prague TV

Enter Shikari will be in Prague at Lucerna Music Bar on Dec. 9, on tour in support of the new album The Spark. The band has been to Prague already, most recently this summer in the Aerodrome Festival.