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Oko! Magazine Edition 8

 We are very happy to announce that the May / June edition of Oko! Magazine is now available for free online! In this edition, we take a deeper look at the dog-loving culture of the Czech Republic, as well as into the dark side of the illegal dog trade. We talk about the issue […]

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Finding Inspiration in the Time of Quarantine

As an artist, people often ask me what inspires my work. Every time I’m asked I can’t help but think to myself, “What a strange question!” While there are certainly times when a spark of inspiration hits and I have to run to the studio, as a practising, professional artist I would never get anything […]

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Čestmír Suška – Artist of Alchemical Proportions

Transformation is the goal of any alchemist. Alchemy takes an item of little to no worth and breathes new life into it. Through applied processes and a touch of magic, the alchemist revamps identities. Cestmir Suska is an alchemist. Over the past few decades, he’s gravitated towards objects that have been abandoned or forgotten – […]

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New Contemporary Art Gallery

Prague’s New Contemporary Art Gallery From pop up shops to exhibitions, Louise Beer has finally opened one of the first expat-owned contemporary art gallery in Vinohrady. The PragArtWorks Gallery includes pieces from famous Czech artists, like Vaclav Blaha, Pavel Roucka, and David Strauzz, and up-and-coming artists. The Canadian-born art collector moved to Prague in 2002 […]

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Artist in the Spotlight, Trajche G.

Trajche Gjerasimov A Man of Many Cats Trajche Gjerasimov’s work speaks of many things, but one aspect that viewers will notice is his keen ability to play with imagination and construct a narrative through images. His characters of choice stem from childhood fairytales; each one of them has a twist of Gjerasimov’s own. Gjerasimov is talented […]

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What to do at Signal Festival 2019

What to do at Signal Festival 2019   This weekend, the 7th annual Signal Festival will be held throughout Prague. This year’s theme focuses on the Velvet Revolution to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the fall of Communism but also to hint at the technological revolution of the future. The festival will transform the streets […]