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Jan Kalab: Solar

Rhodes Contemporary Art presents its inaugural solo show with Czech artist Jan Kalab. The show brings together a collection of new original works, drawing inspiration from the sky, sun, and natural...

*** POSTPONED *** Stepan Hobza at The European Poetry Festival

Czech born author and journalist Stepan Hobza will be among over 100 of Europe’s most innovative and dynamic literary and avant-garde poets taking part in the third iteration of the European Poetry...

*** POSTPONED *** Ink painting workshop: ignite your creativity with Josef Zlamal

This workshop Josef Zlamal, leading Czech visual artist , explores the fascinating world of drawing. You will learn how to draw and paint with ink on cotton rag. What will be our inspiration? The...

Open calls for Czech artists and curators - DEADLINE EXTENDED

Czech Centre, in partnership with Delfina Foundation, Kunsthalle Praha and the Arts and Theatre Institute, is delighted to announce two residency open calls: a six-week residency for a visual artist...

Jana Barbora Burešová: The Dynamics of Forced Female Migration from Czechoslovakia to Britain, 1938–1950

Jana Barbora Burešová, the holder of the Jan Masaryk Honorary Silver Medal for significant contribution to the development of Czech-British relations, has written a unique book dedicated to forced...

Closely Observed Trains @ Curzon Wimbledon

New Wave film about a shy apprentice at a village train station navigating love-life difficulties in German-occupied Czechoslovakia during WW2. Conceived as the country was steering towards1968's...

The story of Czech beer as told by Zdeněk Kudr

It is an understatement to say that the Czech Republic has a strong beer culture. Famous for being the birthplace of pilsner, the Czechs drink more beer than anywhere else in the world.

Škampa Quartet @ Wigmore Hall

Among the greatest Czech quartets, their native repertoire deep within their musical bones, the musicians of the Škampa Quartet bring three key works, the 1914 Meditation by Suk reflecting on an...

Zuzana: Music is Life

Preceding the evening’s concert, Wigmore Hall will screen the film Zuzana: Music is Life, about the legendary harpsichordist and humanitarian figure Zuzana Růžičková, who performed for many seasons...

English National Opera: Rusalka

Dvořák’s best-loved opera, Rusalka is inspired by Slavic myths and folk-tales about a water-nymph that chooses to become human to win her Prince, mirroring Hans Christian Andersen’s The Little...

*** POSTPONED *** To the Edge of the World and back to their Roots

A man and a woman. One year. Three countries.Two reflections on the same narrative through different lenses.

Films by Miloš Forman at the Borderlines Film Festival

The Borderlines Film Festival will present four films by Miloš Forman, one of the few Czech filmmakers who succeeded in Hollywood. Miloš Forman made about twenty films in his lifetime, many of...

Vandráci Vagabundos in London

Czech actors Pavel Liška and Jan Révai and cameraman Hynek Bernard wandered through Central America for three months. From Panama to the jungles of Costa Rica, Nicaragua and dangerous Honduras, to...

*** POSTPONED *** The Painted Bird - Preview & UK release

Václav Marhoul’s cinematic masterpiece follows the journey of a boy, entrusted by his Jewish parents to an elderly foster mother in an effort to escape persecution. Wandering through the desecrated...

Jiří Kalfař at London Fashion Week

The internationally acclaimed Czech designer Jiří Kalfař will present his Autumn.Winter 20/21 collection inspired by the garden of Eden at London Fashion Week. Combining the haute couture way of...

Metaphors of Nature: Galerie Kuzebauch at Collect 2020

During its second visit to Collect 2020 in London, Galerie Kuzebauch will showcase exceptional pieces of Czech studio glass created mainly by a generation of artists born after the 1970s who draw...

Valerie and her Week of Wonders + introduction by Kim Newman

Czech Centre London in partnership with Second Run presents a special screening of Jaromil Jireš' enduring classic of fantasy cinema, Valerie and Her Week of Wonders. Presented from a new HD transfer...

A Czech Dreambook: Dissent as an Everyday Experience

*** PANEL DISCUSSION & BOOK LAUNCH *** It’s 1979 in Communist Czechoslovakia and the banned writer Ludvík Vaculík – whose anti-regime manifesto was used by the Soviet Union as a pretext for invading...

Jan Svoboda: Against the Light

Against the Light marks the first major UK presentation of Czech photographer, Jan Svoboda (1934–1990) since his first solo exhibition at The Photographers’ Gallery in 1982. His groundbreaking...

Divokej Bill in London

Having hosted the famous Czech musician David Koller, 229 Venue continues the CS Party series. This time with a Czech folk-rock band, Divokej Bill. Come and enjoy Leap Year Day with their biggest...

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