She is a visual artist who likes to pursue self-imposed, large-scale endeavors. For the next 25 years, she will be scuba diving through Europe, entering the Rhine River at the mouth of the North Sea until she hits the Main River in Mainz, Germany, through to the Main-Danube-Canal, diving through the Danube River all the […]
She belongs among the group of front representatives of Czech art who work with the politics of a moving image. Her work is anchored primarily in the media of film, which the artist uses to examine and observe aspects connected with the truth and perspective – or the subjectivity of storytelling, personal and collective memories, […]
His dissertation project traces the history of freak show culture in the 19th- and 20th-century Prague and the Czech lands from the perspective of disability theory.
Art historian and curator. His main interests are contemporary art and documentary photography. Assistant professor at the University of Arts in Poznan. Founder and chief editor of “Postmedium” magazine, founder and editor-in-chief of “Blok” magazine.
His primary focus is on the Czech art scene of the 1980s. He does not conceive theory of photography as an independent field of study, but as an opportunity to think about the character of art work in general. He also writes art reviews.
The project “Couples from the World” is composed from 1) a research which is based on in-depth interviews and on 2) an exposition showcasing photos of couples of different nationalities, religions, ages or sexual orientations living in the Paris Region.
The Institute of International Studies FSV UK is co-hosting an international conference Balkan Express 2019. The biggest meeting of Balkanologists (organized regularly) within the Czech Republic in Prague.
The distinguished anthropologist Tanya Luhrmann (Stanford University) will visit Institute of Sociological Studies FSV UK , as well as the French Institute for Research in Social Sciences (CEFRES). On Thursday, she will give a lecture on How the Gods (and God) Become Real to People: Kindling a Sense of Presence . On Friday will host a workshop for authors who want to discuss their work with […]