Prague – Central boiler room VFN

The central boiler room by architect Karel Prager from 1993 is a gem of brutalist architecture. It supplies heat to the VFN in Prague (General Faculty Hospital) and except for the new technology of boilers it is still completely in original state.


Sun 2. 10. | 10:00-15:00 | Wenzigova 1, Praha 2

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PRAGUE – ARCHITECTURE AND FEMINISM; WITHOUT BEGINNING AND WITHOUT END

Based on a maxim by the Brazilian architect Lina Bo Bardi, "without beginning or end", this exhibition brings together different...

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PRAGUE – TRIBUTE TO ALENA ŠRÁMKOVÁ

From the Main Station to building Na Můstku, and from there by metro to Lužiny shopping center with renowned Czech...

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PRAGUE – NETHERLANDS AND ITS INFLUENCE ON THE CZECHOSLOVAK ARCHITECTURE

Differences and correspondences between Czechoslovak and Dutch architecture of the First Republic with art historian Miroslav Pavel. Reservation online.  ...

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Prague – Technology Center of the UMPRUM

The newly opened technological facilities for workshops, studios and events of UMPRUM with architects Jana Moravcová and Tomáš Zmek. Reservation...

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Prague – Sustainable city

Workshop for schoolchildren and their parents who will design a city from recycled materials. Reservation online.   Fri 30.9. |...

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Prague – The story of Prague Castle – From monarchy to democracy

Who and when opened the Prague Castle and what freedom means for urbanism during a 5 km fartlek with anthropologist...

Prague – Lower Vršovice across time and space

The past and the future of Vršovická Street and its surroundings between Svatopluk Čech Square and Eden with architecture historians...

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Prague – Mapamátky: A route through passages

Don't want to walk around Prague with a guide? Take an individual walk through the passages and hidden alleys around...

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Prague – Judith’s Tower

The smaller one of Mostecké Towers with a member of the Old Prague Club, Jaroslav Navrátil or Stanislav Kolařík. Reservation...

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Prague – Small hydroelectric powerplant

Industrial Art Nouveau building on the tip of the largest and one of the oldest Prague islands – recently reconstructed...

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Prague – Municipal House

Assembly halls and lounges of the Art Nouveau Representation House designed by architects Antonín Balšánek and Osvald Polívka form 1905–1912.  ...

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Prague – Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague

The transformations of the building of Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague during the past decades from the perspective of...

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Prague – The House at the Black Madonna

A unique exhibition of Czech cubism in the House at the Black Madonna presented by curator Lucie Vlčková. Reservation online....

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Prague – Museum of Decorative Arts depository

The technical solution of the UPM depository with the building manager Martin Grill.    Sat 1. 10. | 10:00 |...

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Prague – Karel Čapek’s Villa

Karel Čapek’s Villa is one part of a semi-detached house built in the so-called national style by architect Ladislav Machoň...

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Prague – Veleslavín Chateau

Interiors and exteriors of the baroque chateau with the adjacent park, and also a chance to visit an exhibition about...

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Prague – Vzlet – Vršovice cultural crossroad

Originally Sokol cinema built in 1921 in Art Nouveau style by Bohumil Hrabě is now revived by Vosto5 theatre company....

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Prague – Prague Castle: Across centuries

From Wolmut to Pleskot or Discover three centuries of the Prague Castle with architecture historian Richard Biegel. Reservation online.  ...

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Prague – Hlávkův Bridge, concrete gallery

Discover Hlávkův Bridge designed by architect Pavel Janák and structural engineer František Mencl with architecture historian Vendula Hnídková.   Sat...

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Prague – Living courtyards in Prague 7

Bieno and Prague 7 will introduce two revitalized courtyards Kamenická 40 and U Vody. What transformation did they undergo and...

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Prague – ČSOB CAMPUS SHQ

Environmentally-friendly southern building of the ČSOB Headquarters in Radlice by architects Chalupa brothers is based on light and greenery. Reservation...

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Prague – ČSOB CAMPUS NHQ

The northern building of ČSOB Headquarters by architect Josef Pleskot in Radlice is characterized by openness and community spirit. Reservation...

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Prague – Convent of St. Agnes – Architectonic modifications from the 1960s–1980s

Historian David Beitl will present the modifications of the Convent of St. Agnes for the needs of the National Gallery...

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Prague – CAMP

What can be found in Prager’s cubes and around, and what will the planned reconstruction change?  Guided tours and special...

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Prague – Railway promenade and line park Vršovice–Strašnice

Vršovice and Strašnice in the area of the future Railway promenade and line park with authors of the design Tomáš...

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Prague – Karlín – Is there anything left?!

To the places that characterize the district of Karlín with curators from VI PER gallery Barbora Špičáková and Irena Lehkoživová....

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Prague – Štvanice tennis stadium

Sports heaven on Štvanice Island with keen tennis player and manager of a tennis club Vladislav Šavrda. Reservation online.  ...

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Prague – VILA Štvanice theatre

The last classicist building on Štvanice island. Look inside the backstage, home of VILA Štvanice theatre.   Sat 1. 10....

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Prague – Trade Fair Palace for small and big ones

Discover the story of the Fair Trade Palace, take a ride with cargo lift, visit a terrace or a cellar...

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Prague – Vršovice water tower in Michle

The complex of water tower and underground water tank designed by architect Jan Kotěra.   Sat 1. 10. | 13:00...

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Prague – Transformations of Štvanice

The renovated island of Štvanice should be an area of games without limits for everyone, a piece of nature that...

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Prague – Landscape and revitalization of a park near the National Museum

Renovation of Čelakovský park and the National Museum surroundings with gardener and author of the project Ondřej Fous. /simultaneously translated...

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Prague – Green memory of Prague

The history of gardens, parks, and strategic green areas in Prague with architect Zuzana Ilinčevová.   Sat 1. 10. |...

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Prague – Former Gráf Hotel

Neo-baroque building with Art Nouveau foyer, formerly Gráf Hotel, today a modern administrative building with breathtaking view over Prague.  ...

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Prague – Convent of St. Agnes and its changes in time

Outdoor search game for children from six years of age and their parents. Which route should we choose? To the...

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Prague – KOMA RENT – Modular(C)ity

Koma Rent premises will transform into a modular town for one afternoon, where small and big fans of modularity, sustainability...

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Prague – In the footprints of Josef Sudek and Otto Rothmayer

In the footprints of photographer Josef Sudek and architect Otto Rothmayer with lecturer Zora Koutecká.    Sat 1. 10. |...

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Prague – Buďánka? An answer to the distrustful!

Workers’ colony – heritage zone – island in the city – jungle in Prague – place of positive deviation –...

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Prague – Well-hidden Vlasta

History and values of a well-hidden housing complex Vlasta with architect Hana Řepková.   Sat 1. 10. | 14:00 |...

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Prague – Prague gutter

The former makeshift colonies on the Prague periphery with sociologist and social anthropologist David Platil. Sat 1. 10. | 14:00...

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Prague – Gardens and a cemetery at the St. Wenceslas Chapel

Architects Jakub Červenka and Václav Šuba about the new cemetery in Prague-Suchdol.  Sat 1. 10. | 14:00 | Ke Kozím...

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Prague – Emauzy: Reanimation of gardens and atrium

Iconic towers of the church from up close, reanimation of the atrium, piazzeta and the newly reconstructed garden with landscape...

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Prague – Pavel Janák’s urban palaces

Art historian Vendula Hnídková will present dynamic transformations of the Czech modern architecture on the examples of Pavel Janák’s urban...

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Prague – One fold is enough

What can be made from one piece of paper with just a fold and a staple? Many things – and...

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Prague – Church of the Sacred Heart of the Lord

Guided tour to the modernist building by Josip Plečnik from the early 1930s with pastor Jan Houkal. Reservation online.  ...

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Prague – Czech Car Club House

Bohumil Pácl will present the house rebuilt in the 1920s for the Czechoslovak Car Club by architect Pavel Janák into...

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Prague-West, Řevnice – Simple houses: Alena Šrámková’s Corso

The housing complex Corso in Řevnice is the last project by the renowned Czech architect and her collaborators T. Koumar...

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Prague – Dukla boathouse

The bright yellow Dukla training center with architect Pavel Joba, author of the reconstruction. Reservation online.   Sat 1. 10....

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Prague – Tribute to Plečnik

Jindřich Vybíral, rector of the Academy of Art, Architecture and Design in Prague, about the Slovenian architect Josip Plečnik who...

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Prague-West, Libčice nad Vltavou – Spirit is Through: Screw factory revived

Art theorist Anna Roubalová will guide you around the revived premises of a former screw factory in Libčice nad Vltavou....

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Prague – Věra and Vladimír Janoušek’s sculptur’s studio

The sculptor’s studio surrounded by woods, designed by Josef Hrubý in Brussels style and rebuilt by Alena Šrámková, with co-author...

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Prague – Solidarity celebrates!

Late functionalist pavilion school, opened 70 years ago. Post war trends of modern pedagogy, the ideal of collectivity, Solidarity! Sun...

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Prague – Villa Rothmayer

The villa is an important monument of the Czech interwar architecture and thanks to the well-preserved state of the house...

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Prague – Letná water tower

Neo-renaissance tower reconstructed according to the design by Petr Hájek architects. Historic rooms, gallery, the highest pericope in the world,...

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Prague – Josip Plečnik at the Prague Castle

The courtyards and gardens of Prague Castle modified according to Josip Plečnik with architecture theorist Radomíra Sedláková. Reservation online.  ...

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Prague – Vltava promenade and its vision

Landscape architect Štěpán Špoula, who leads the project of Strategic Study of Vltava Promenade for Prague IPR, will take you...

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Prague – The royal park from the past to the present

Stromovka park from the past to the present with the author of the renovation Martin Kovář from Ing. Pavel Šimek...

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Prague – CAMP

The harbor for music. A workshop for children of every age will introduce the concert hall for the 21st century...

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Prague – House of Agricultural Education

Gočár’s purist House of Agricultural Education in Vinohrady with librarian Tereza Lančová.   Sun 2. 10. | 11:00, 12:00, 13:00...

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Prague – Landscape architecture of Žižkov

Žižkov unusually – or the transformation of the public spaces from the perspective of landscape architects Lucie Vogelová and Zuzana...

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Prague – Skateboarding and public space

With skateboarding lovers and architects from U/U studio around skateboarding sites that are natural component of the public space.  ...

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Prague – Hotel Juliš

Hotel and former famous cake shop Juliš by architect Pavel Janák from 1927–1933. Reservation online.   Sun 2. 10. |...

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Prague – Rokoko Theatre

What is the story of Rokoko Theatre’s origin and what secretes does it hide? A tour with architecture historian Jakub...

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Prague – Faculty of Humanities of the Charles University

The new university building opened in 2020 is a rebuilding of a canteen according to the design by Kuba &...

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Prague – Winternitz Villa

Family villa built in 1931–1932 for lawyer JUDr. Josef Winternitz according to design by Adolf Loos and Karel Lhota. Reservation...

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Prague – Šaloun’s studio and Slovácká jizba

The Art Nouveau villa with a studio from 1912 designed by sculptor Ladislav Šaloun himself in collaboration with architect Josef...

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Prague – Changes of Vyšehrad

Changes and visions of public areas with architect and director of Vyšehrad National Monument Petr Kučera.   Sun 2. 10....

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Prague – Hus Church and Mana Theatre

Individualistic modern style designed by Karel Truksa and Pavel Janák in 1930. The project’s rarity was a theatre hall inside...

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Prague – Langhans Palace

Common as well as private spaces of Langhans Palace that was sensitively reconstructed in 2002 by Ladislav Lábus with regard...

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Prague – Schwarzenberg Palace – Castle Game

Outdoor searching game for children from six years of age and their parents. Set out from the Schwarzenberg Palace to...

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Prague – Transportation and urban planning news in Prague

With transportation urban planner Tomáš Cach on bike through the wide center of Prague where significant changes happened or will...

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Prague – DOX: Castles in the air

Castles in the air. Family art workshop accompanying an exhibition Power(less) in DOX Center. The workshop is for children and...

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Prague-West – Garden structure around Kladno

With Jan Fabián, author of a cabin in Libušín and a semi-detached house in Malá Kyšice. Reservation online.   Sun...

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Prague – Koruna Palace

Late Art Nouveau palace with a passage located on the corner of the Wenceslas Square and Na Příkopech Street. Visit...

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Prague – Světozor Cinema

A three-screen cinema from 1918 whose current form is a result of reconstruction from 2007 and 2008. Visit to the...

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Prague – Prague 7 townhall

One of the authors of the reconstruction from Bod architects will guide you through the building that was newly opened...

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Prague – Faculty of Architecture CTU

The home of the faculty designed by Alena Šrámková with her collaborators Lukáš Ehl and Tomáš Koumar.   Sun 2....

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Prague – Hostivař: Don’t demolish, transform: Prefab House

How a prefab concrete house was built with architecture historian Martina Koukalová, with presentation of a transformation of one particular...

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Prague – From Plečnik to Rajniš

The outdoor areas of Schwarzenberg, Salm and Sternberg Palaces with art historian Markéta Čejková. Reservation online.   Sun 2. 10....

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Prague – Kafkárna

Kafkárna is a sculptor’s studio with magical garden. Statues of Žižka and Stalin were made here and since the Velvet...

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Prague – Břevnov – Part 10: Bělohorská Street

10th part of exploration of Břevnov with Michal Volf and Daniel Čapek, this time about Bělohorská Street. Sun 2. 10....

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Prague – Around the Church of the Sacred Heart of the Lord

Around the church that has been dominating the whole square since 1932 and has become the center of Vinohrady development,...

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Trade Fair Palace / Porost / LEGO® workshop for school groups

Which buildings are created in harmony and which in contrast of humans and nature? Workshop with National Gallery lecturers. Reservation...

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Prague-West, Řevnice – Sports hall

How does architecture before completion look like? A visit to the construction site of a building designed by Grido studio....

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Prague – Visit gardens to see Plečnik

Following Josip Plečnik’s realization in the Prague Castle gardens with guide Kateřina Sedláková. Reservation online. /in English language on October...

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Prague – About trees in the streets

The position of tress in the urban hierarchy with architect Kateřina Vídenová during a walk around Letná park. Mon 3....

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Prague – KOMA RENT – Modularity helps

Presentation and subsequent discussion with experts about social aspects of modularity.   Mon 3. 10. | 17:00 | Za zastávkou...

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Prague – Villa by Alena Šrámková in Troja

The family house in Troja with its co-authors Lukáš Ehl and Tomáš Koumar, part of the Tribute to Alena Šrámková....

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Prague – Trade Fair Palace through all senses – for school groups

Let’s experience the story of the Trade Fair Palace and discover this unique functionalist building through all senses.   Tue...

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Prague-West, Dolní Jirčany – Villa by Alena Šrámková

Family house with a pergola in Jirčany with its co-authors Lukáš Ehl and Tomáš Koumar, part of the Tribute to...

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Prague – Public space is us

What do the places tell us? And how do they make us feel? A shopping mall or a cemetery. An...

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Prague – Hostivař depot

The vast area of Hostivař Depot with art historian Barbora Špičáková.   Tue 4. 10. | 16:00 | in front...

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Prague – From Plečnik onwards

A 15-kilometry brisk trot with architects Kateřina Rottová and Martina Kárová from Plečnik onwards.   Tue 4. 10. | 17:00...

Prague – KOMA RENT – Modularity vs. creativity

What is the relation between military logic, modularity efficiency and human creativity?   Tue 4. 10. | 17:00 | Za...

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Prague – Concert Tribute to Josip Plečnik

A special composition of Emil Viklický performed by renowned jazz and classical musicians on the occasion of the 150th anniversary...

Prague – Prague thirsty and sick

A lecture on a little-known chapter of the construction development of interwar Prague - the issue of water supply and...

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Prague – KOMA RENT – Circular economy

Discussion with experts from various fields, positive examples and case studies on sustainability and circular economy.   Wed 5. 10....

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Prague – Modern gardens and parks in Malá Strana

Gardens and parks in Malá Strana from the 20th and 21st century in the context of the city as well...

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Prague-East, Říčany – Větrník kindergarten

A kindergarten with special attention to sports in Říčany with its architect David Kraus.   Wed 5. 10. | 10:00...

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Prague – Zlatý Anděl

Jean Nouvel's symbol of the transformation of Smíchov into a modern urban district also has its Czech footprint. With architect...

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Prague – DIALOGUES: José I. Linazasoro (E) + Ladislav Lábus

Spanish architect José I. Linazasoro and the former dean of the Faculty of Architecture CTU, architect Ladislav Lábus, will talk...

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Prague – Steven Holl: Making architecture

The travelling exhibition presents eleven realized projects by world-famous US architect Steven Holl.   opening Fri 7. 10. at 17:00,...

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