Czechoslovakia

Welcome to Planet Surrealism

3 days ago   |   NY Times

These 10 standout artists - from Colombia to Egypt to Japan - redrew the map of the 20th century's most provocative art movement. They and dozens more are reunited at the...
Read more ...

A Captivating New Picture Book Celebrates the ‘British Schindler'

8 monthes ago   |   NY Times

In “Nicky & Vera,” Peter Sís tells the story of Nicholas Winton, who rescued 669 children from Czechoslovakia as World War II loomed.
Read more ...

Jiri Menzel, Oscar-Winning Czech Director, Dies at 82

One year ago   |   NY Times

His 1966 feature, “Closely Watched Trains,” won an Academy Award and was part of a burst of creativity in Czech filmmaking.
Read more ...

Milena Jelinek, Screenwriter and Educator, Dies at 84

One year ago   |   NY Times

She was thrown out of her film school in Prague for a movie called “An Easy Life.” After landing in New York, she became a tough-love screenwriting professor at Columbia...
Read more ...

Ivan Passer, Noted Czech Director Who Went to Hollywood, Dies at 86

One year ago   |   NY Times

A contemporary and friend of Milos Forman, he was part of the Czech New Wave before resettling in the United States.
Read more ...

‘The Cremator': Satire, Horror and an Impending Holocaust

2 years ago   |   NY Times

The film, banned in Czechoslovakia upon its release in 1969, is being revived in a digital restoration at Metrograph.
Read more ...

Slovakia Dispatch: Andy Warhol Said He Came From ‘Nowhere.' This Is It

3 years ago   |   NY Times

A remote village in Slovakia claims the Pop Art icon as its native son. But it took time for relatives to warm to his legacy.
Read more ...

Milos Forman, Oscar-Winning Director of ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest,' Dies at 86

3 years ago   |   NY Times

The filmmaker, born in Czechoslovakia, challenged Hollywood with his subversive touch, and twice directed movies that won the Oscar for best picture.
Read more ...

How Slovakia's Soviet Ties Led to a Unique Form of Sci-Fi Architecture

How Slovakia's Soviet Ties Led to a Unique Form of Sci-Fi Architecture

3 years ago   |   Arch Daily

Memorial and Museum of the Slovak National Uprising, by architect Dušan Kuzma, 1963-1970. Banská Bystrica, Slovakia. Image © Stefano Perego The history of Slovakia is riddled...
Read more ...

Cultural Centre for Czech and Slovak Immigrants / Inglis Badrashi Loddo

Cultural Centre for Czech and Slovak Immigrants / Inglis Badrashi Loddo

4 years ago   |   Arch Daily

Architects: Inglis Badrashi Loddo Location: London, United Kingdom Area: 752.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Structural Engineer: Price and Myers
 M&E Consultant: Will Potter...
Read more ...


Register you to post on Art Mag

Free Registration

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Sunday Mailbag: Drawing Alfred?

Q: You have been drawing Alfred E Neuman for decades. His frontal face is 100% fixed more or less. Every time you need to make a new drawing, how do you draw his face? Do you... Read more ...

Review: In the Disturbing ‘Dana H.,' Whose Voice Is It Anyway?

Deirdre O'Connell brilliantly lip-syncs the testimony of a woman abducted by a white supremacist in a play by Lucas Hnath. Read more ...

AUCTION ENDS TODAY by TOM BROWN

AUCTION ENDS TODAY by TOM BROWN

“EDGE OF THE PROPERTY” 6x6 landscape original oil $50 auction ENDS TODAY Read more ...

Jidijiangyi Studio / FANAF

Jidijiangyi Studio / FANAF

Jinji Hongwu science and Technology InnovationIndustrial Park, in Hongmiao 1st lane, Gulou District, Nanjing, China Project Year: 2021 Photographs: Xiaowen Jin Area: 75.0 m2 Read more ...

Bayley Street

Bayley Street

Mixed media with oil on board 18" x 22" I have several boards and canvases around with a lot of media on the surface which cannot be totally cleaned off. Either I work with it... Read more ...

The Big Store: 1942

The Big Store: 1942

February 1942. "Norwood, Carver County, Minnesota." Medium format acetate negative by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. View full size. Read more ...

Video

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Peteski Read more ...

Today's artists birthdays: Childe Hassam, Bandinelli, Giovanni Canaletto...

Quite a line up of artists for today's birthday celebration: Childe Hassam, Bandinelli, Giovanni Canaletto, Christofano Allori Childe Hassam , in full Frederick Childe Hassam... Read more ...

12 Vintage Bird Trade Cards!

12 Vintage Bird Trade Cards Today we have a beautiful collection of Vintage Bird Trade Cards. In... Read more ...

Penelope Bisbee

Penelope Bisbee

Horse Crossing 2 2016 oil on linen16 x 20 in. Horse Crossing 2, by Penelope Bisbee, is a mash of historical paintings. Mainly I see two primary references to historical works... Read more ...