Saturday, 25 April 2015
Life | Prague TV

Why I strangely miss Czech stroller culture.

Life | The Prague Post

A total of six Philippine scops owls have hatched in the Prague Zoo recently. The juveniles come from two breeding pairs. The zoo has managed to significantly enhance the genetic diversity of these rare owls, which in Europe are seen only in the Prague Zoo.

Life | ČTK

The Olmuetzer Kulturtrage festival presenting contemporary German culture is taking place in Olomouc this week to mark the 20th anniversary of the operation of the German Library.

Arts | Radio Prague

Aneta Langerová was named the best female singer of the year at the Czech music industry's annual Anděl awards ceremony on Thursday night, also winning the award for the best album, best song and best music video.

Life | Malay Mail Online

Award-winning Czech designers Petr Novague and Marek Hoffmann joined forces to fulfil their dreams of revamping a Czech icon.

Cinema | The Prague Post

A former criminal finds salvation when he saves his estranged son from certain death.

Cinema | Prague TV

Two talented landscape artists become romantically entangled while building a garden in King Louis XIV's palace at Versailles.

Arts | Radio Prague

The top Book of the Year prize at the prestigious Magnesia litera awards has just gone to Básník, or Poet, which is subtitled A Novel about Ivan Blatný. The book – which had already picked up other major Czech literary honours – is the magnum opus of Brno-based author Martin Reiner.

Arts | Prague TV

Vladimír Židlický is an artist that has used a range of manipulation in his work for over three decades. His exhibition at the Prague House of Photography traces this process of intervention from early experiments with scratched and gouged negatives through to the digital manipulation in some of his colour works.

Life | The Prague Post

May 4 is Star Wars Day, and there are many ways to start getting ready for Episode VII.

Arts | ČTK

A novel about the life of poet Ivan Blatný, written by Martin Reiner and issued by Torst Publishers, has won the 2015 Book of the Year prize in the Czech Magnesia Litera prestigious competition.

Life | Radio Prague

A large exhibition marking 50 years of the existence of the Czech animated series Večerníček will be held in Prague's Wallenstein Riding School and Kampa Museum this summer.

Life | ČTK

The upcoming Latvian Culture Festival that starts in Pardubice April 21 will highlight the country's recent turbulent history as part of the Soviet Union.

Life | ČTK

The Terezín Memorial is preparing a new permanent exhibition called Czech Art Against Fascism and War. It is scheduled to open in the Small Fortress Museum May 17.

Arts | The Prague Post

The New York based trumpeter Dave Douglas returns to Jazz Dock April 23 with his newest and most precarious project High Risk featuring Jonathan Maron, on bass and keyboard-bass, Mark Guiliana, on drums, and Shigeto, on electronics.