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Land Locked: New Photography and Video from the Czech Republic

The exhibition introduces the current Czech photographic scene highlighting emerging artists whilst attempting to define its specifics as well as its relations to contemporary world photography.

Cuba's home-grown Guantanamo

In March 2003, the Cuban government arrested 75 members of the democratic opposition, journalists, librarians and trade unions representatives for supposed ‘collaboration with a foreign power against...

The New Vision for the New Architecture: Czechoslovakia 1918-1938

Stunning architectural photographs made in collaboration between avant-garde architects and photographers in the 1920s and 30s.

The Bartered Bride

Opera goes to the circus in a colourful bitter-sweet comedy of love and village life.

Yantras – powerful diagrams

Diagrams, which rise from an ancient Indian and Tibetan tradition, have profound continuities going accross Oriental and old European cultures, which have examined the Universal order. Yantras...

Kinoautomat; One Man and His House

The first interactive cinema ever! Come and vote for your story.

The Cinema of Pavel Juráček: From Kundera to Kafka

A season of one of the most original and controversial writers and directors of the Czech cinema in the 1960s.

In Search of Mozart

The major new documentary film In Search of Mozart, made by award-winning film director Phil Grabsky, receives its world premiere screening in the Barbican Hall, in advance of its serialised...

Bozena Steinerova In Concert

In memory of Erich Schulholf. This is the story of a family of strangers reunited. The programme will incude Liszt’s Vallée D’Obermann, Janáček’s Sonata 1905 l. Presentiment, Schubert’s Wanderer...

The Holocaust and the Moving Image

Following the publication of Holocaust and the moving Image (Wallflowers Press, 2005), leading film makers Rex Broomstein, Jack Gold, Peter Morley and Michael Darlow will discuss the history of the...

New Czech Cinema in Edinburgh

This selection of five award-winning films demonstrates the continued vibrancy of Czech cinema. It includes Ondrej Trojan’s Oscar-nominated Second World War romance, Zelary, and Jan Hrebejk’s sharply...

Czech films in Glasgow

A Little Piece of Heaven and A Shark in the Head screening in Glasgow film theatre.


Central European Music in London

St Nicolas Party

Real St Nicolas’s present distribution for children and their parents!

Jana Novakova and Jan Palenicek play Mozart

In a year celebrating the 250th anniversary of Mozart's birth, join us on his birthday itself!

Orchestra of the Swan with the Armonico Consort

This concert sees the first major collaboration between two of the region's leading ensembles. In this concert we explore two of Brahms' most significant works, with superb soloists Jana Nováková and...

IN/EX TERIOR / The Works of Eva Jiricna

Czech born / London based architect, Eva Jiricna , is represented in a recent publication of her projects titled 'In/Ex Terior'. More than 250 photographs and drawings offer an overview of...

Rob Youngson Exhibition -

Following Rob Youngson's hugely successful debut at St Pauls Gallery in Birmingham, we invite you to the exhibition of his new works 'A Prague Retrospective' starting 10th November 2005 in this...

Wihan Quartet

With their unique and spellbinding sound, The WIHAN QUARTET has made an impact in concert venues around the world. Heirs of the great school of Czech playing, the Quartet takes its name from Hanus...

Magdalena Kozena in London

Two concerts of one of the best Czech mezzo-soprano in Barbican.

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