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Program

May 21, 2013 6:00 PM - Jun 21, 2013

Goodbye Jan!

Under the title „Goodbye Jan“ 24 photographs of Jan Saudek are the inaugural exhibition of recently opened Czech Centre Seoul. With this small selection of Saudek´s retrospective, which toured galleries in Seoul, Chuncheon, Daegu, Gwangju and Busan in the last twelve months, Korean public can bid farewell to works of this world famous Czech photographed until June 21, 2013.

Venue:

Seogyo-dong 395-19, Mapo-gu
03176 Seoul
South Korea

Date

From: May 21, 2013 6:00 PM
To: Jun 21, 2013

Organizer:

Czech Centre

Program

Apr 26, 2013 - May 31, 2013

Here comes the Krtek!

An exhibition dedicated to Czech animated character Little Mole will be presented at Nambook Festival at Nami Island. The exhibition is accompanied by a presentation of Czech children books in Czech, English and Korean.

Venue:

Naminara Republic

Date

From: Apr 26, 2013
To: May 31, 2013

Organizer:

Czech Center is a coorganizer of the event

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Korean Premiere of the Great Adventure of the Lucky Four

The Czech Centre Seoul cordially invite you to the Korean premiere of the animation film Great Adventure of the Lucky Four, which takes place on Wednesday July 24, 2019 at 15:30 in the Korea Manhwa...

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Seoul International Book Fair 2019

The Czech Centre Seoul and the Embassy of the Czech Republic in collaboration with the largest Czech publishing house Albatros Media has presented Czech literature for children on the Seoul...

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Easter „Česká kavárna“

The Czech Centre Seoul and the Department of Czech and Slovak Studies at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies in Yongin start the new academic year by the opening of „Česká kavárna(Czech Café)“....

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12 worlds

The Czech Centre Seoul and the Dogok Library is opening an exhibition „12 Worlds“ curated by a literary and art critic Radim Kopáč. The exhibition introduces a representative selection of 12...

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Digital Exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”

A digital exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”, which was presented for the first time in Korea in the Czech Centre Seoul at the end of last year, is continuing at the Department of Czech and...

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1968

The Czech Centre Seoul is opening an exhibition 1968 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Jan Palach’s self-immolation. Jan Palach was a Czech student of history and political economy at Charles...

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Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968

An exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968” was launched on a state reception held by the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Embassy of the Slovak Republic on the occasion of the 100th anniversary...

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Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968

At the end of the year the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Czech Centre Seoul organized an exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968” for the 3rd time this year. Visitors had an opportunity to see...

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Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968

The Czech Centre Seoul has opened a digital exhibition “Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968”, which was made by Czech Centres and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic on the occasion of the...

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The Susanna Roth Award

Czech Centres and the Czech Literary Centre has announced the 5th international translation competition The Susanna Roth Award named after a renowned Swiss translator and specialist on Czech studies...

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Czechoslovakia 1918 &1968

The Czech Centre Seoul, the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Department of Czech and Slovakian Studies at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies launched an exhibition „Czechoslovakia 1918 &...

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Christmas “Česká kavárna”

The Czech Centre Seoul and students from the Department of Bohemian and Slovakian Studies at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies have closed the autumn semester on the last “Česká kavárna“ event...

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LECTURES „CZECH JEWELLERY – PAST AND PRESENT“

As a follow-up to launching an exhibition of contemporary Czech jewellery „Handmade Dreams“ in Korea this year, the Czech Centre Soul in cooperation with Seoul Jewelry Industry Support Center,...

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MEANWHILE, ELSEWHERE – The Century of Czech Comics

This exhibition is introducing both mainstream and alternative comics themes and authors in all the respective historical periods up to now, such as most talented comics artist Kája Saudek, Rapid...

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Czech Traditional Puppet Theatre

The Czech Centre Seoul, the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Mapo Cultural Foundation cordially invite to the Czech traditional puppet theatre performance «The Wooden Circus», which takes place...

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EUNIC FILM FESTIVAL 2018 - „1968: A YEAR OF CHANGE“

EUNIC Korea and the Seoul Museum of History have opened the 4th EUNIC Film Festival. This year the festival commemorates under the title „1968: A Year of Change“ the 50th anniversary of a tumultuous...

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Czech Winter is coming to Seoul

On the occasion of the opening of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games the Czech Centre Seoul and the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Seoul present the Czech Republic in a container in the...

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From A Line

Kim Chong Yung Museum in Seoul has opened an exhibition of a Czech painter Michaela Žemličková. It is the first exhibition of a foreign author in the museum as well as the first exhibition of this...

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Participation in the Performing Arts Market in Seoul 2015

The 11th Performing Arts Market in Seoul (PAMS) will take place from 5th to 9th October 2015 at various venues in Seoul. The Arts and Theatre Institute in cooperation with Czech Centres prepaired the...

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Exhibition: World like a Monstercabaret

Comics Stories of Džian Baban and Vojtěch Mašek

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International Youth Film Festival in Seoul

Young director Jan-Karel Pavlik will present his film Stuffed Soul at the 17th Seoul International Youth Film Festival. The festival is also screening Czech short animated series of The Mole/ Krtek.

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Czech café: Evening of Czech science

Czech café is an educational project organized by the Czech Centre Seoul and the Department of Czech and Slovak Studies at the Hankuk University of Foreign Studies (HUFS) in Yongin. Its aim is to...

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Janáček String Quartet Tour in Korea

The Czech Centre Seoul and the ProArt Company cordially invite you to the Korean concert tour of the leading Czech ensemble Janáček String Quartet, which builds a good reputation of Czech music all...

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EUNIC Film festival

Commemorating the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, Czech Centre Seoul, the Seoul Museum of History and European Union National Institutes for Culture (EUNIC) invite you to a film festival...

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Mac Off Festival

Czech artistic platform Spitfire Company will introduce performance Antiwords at the International Theatre Festival in Pusan, influenced by the works of Václav Havel, especially his play Audience.

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Figurama

The exhibition of figure drawing presents a collection of the best student works of the year 2014 from the participating art schools.

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Prague Chamber Ballet at festival Modafe

Performance Guess How Many Stars Are There by the largest Czech independent professional dance company, the Prague Chamber Ballet.

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18th Bucheon International Comics Festival

Czech Center Seoul will present contemporary Czech comics authors Dzian Baban and Vojtech Masek at the 18th Bucheon International Comics Festival. Festival offers a contemporary view on the Korean...

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Exhibition of figure drawing by Boris Jirků

With this last exhibition of the year, the Czech Centre Seoul is presenting to Korean public Czech painter Boris Jirků. His exhibition simultaneously closes the project dedicated to contemporary...

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The exhibition Antonin Dvorak

The exhibition is based on comic book of Czech artist Renata Fucikova and is approaching to children the life and creation of the most famous Czech composer Antonin Dvorak. Through the comic´s...

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Audience

Václav Havel´s play "Audience" will be performed at the Mary Hall of Sogang University from 3rd to 6th July. The present staging is brought up by collaboration of two theatre companies, Dubichum and...

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Czech Philharmony Orchestra at Seongnam Arts Center

Czech Philharmony Orchestra led by conductor Jiri Belohlavek will perform on 27th May at the Seongnam Arts Center. The concert is organized within the orchestra’s Asian Tour and is a part of the...

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Czech Bagpipes in the Instruments Exposition in Korea

Czech Centre Seoul and Czech Embassy in Korea donated Czech bagpipes to the International Collection of Musical Instruments at the Seongnam Arts Center. The precious instrument manufactured by Josef...

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Literary Evening: Petra Hůlová

In March, the Czech Centre Soul will host a visit of a successful upcoming Czech writer, Petra Hůlová. On this occasion, a meeting with Czech language students will be held at the Hanguk University...

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Burning Bush

Burning Bush, a Czech film by director Agnieszka Holland, will be presented in its Korean premier on 2nd May at the 15th Jeonju International Film Festival. The movie recounts the events connected to...

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First Recital of Czech Mezzo Soprano Magdalena Kožená in Korea

On Tuesday 19th November from 8 pm, world-renown Czech signer will perform together with the chamber orchestra Private Musicke at the stage of Seoul Arts Center. For her first recital in Korea, she...

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Radek Pilar for children

Commemorating 20 years since the death of famous Czech artist, animator and illustrator, an interactive exhibition „Radek Pilar for children“ will be held from Januray 2015 at the gallery of National...

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Bohumil Hrabal in film: Larks on a String

During World Culture Festival organized by Korea Arts Management Center, three projections of Czech movei Larks on a String (Czech: Skřivánci na niti, 1969) will be introduced. The movie was based on...

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Miloš Urban´s Novel The Seven Churches in Korean

Miloš Urban, one of the most prominent contemporary Czech writers, is coming to Seoul for the launch of the Korean translation of his novel Seven Churches (1998). A detective story narrated on the...

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Jože Plecnik and Prague Castle

Through 50 photographs of an Slovanian art historian Damjan Prelovšek the exhibition “Prague Castle: Architecture & Interior Design “ will introduce the works of Slovenian architect Jože Plečnik who...

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Czech Translation of Your Republic Is Calling You

On 5th December 2013, the Czech translation of Kim Young-ha’s novel, Your Republic Is Calling You (also known as Empire of Light) will be presented in a special literary event. The author, Kim...

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Launch of Hahn Moosook´s Encounter in Czech

On 4th November, a special literary event, launch of the Czech translation of Hahn Moosook’s Encounter (Setkání) will be held. Encounter is the very first publication in the special series of modern...

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Kylian's Choreography in Seoul

The work of Czech choreographer Jiri Kylian will be presented as a part of This Is Modern series performed by the ballet troupe of Universal Ballet in Seoul. Two Kylian´s pieces composed on the music...

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CC Seoul on Busan International Film Festival

Czech Centre Seoul will actively participate at the Asian Film Market during this year's Busan International Festival. Besides this, the new movie of Czech director Jan Hrebejk „Honeymoon“ will be...

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Landscapes and Other Implements

Space Mass in Seoul prepared a solo exhibition of Czech-born British artist Michal Klega. The theme of the exhibition is human approach to their natural environment. "Nature is a difficult concept....

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AFI and CzechInvest Joint Seminar

On 30th May, a seminar entitled „Invest in Europe via Czech Republic!“, organized by Association for Foreign Investment in cooperation with Czech Invest, the Czech Government Investment and Business...

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Thursday Night Movie - Welcome to North Korea!

On Thursday 11th July from 6.30 PM the first movie screening at the Czech Centre Seoul will take place. We start with a successful Czech documentary film about a group of travelers on their...

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History of Military Contacts and Ties Between the Czechs and Koreans from 1871 to today

Lecture given by Czech Ambassador Jaroslav Olša, jr. on rarely known history of military interactions between the Czechs and Koreans which started as early as in 1871, when at least two Czechs were...

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Wolpertinger run away

A joined exhibition presenting young generation of Jewelry Atelier Munchen shows works of 7 jewellers from both Europe and Asia, including Czech designer Martin Papcun. The exhibition is opened in...

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Czech music in Seoul

June is a month of Czech music at the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra. On the 5th there will be a concert featuring Dvořák's Symphony No. 5 and the Cello concerto with Hugh Wolff. On the 21st, the Seoul...

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Bohumil Hrabal: Too Loud a Solitude

An exhibition dedicated to the life and work of Bohumil Hrabal, one of the best Czech writers of the 20th century, will be opened to public from 15th October 2014 to 18th January 2015 at the Czech...

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Photos Vaclav Jiráska

The first exhibition of 2014 at the Czech Centre Seoul presents one of the most important contemporary Czech photography artist, Václav Jirásek. This exhibition introduces his works through a...

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Between Loneliness and Intimacy

Literary evening presenting the Korean anthology of four contemporary theatre plays from Central Europe (Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hungary).

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South and North of the DMZ

The 1950s Korea on photos of Czech members of Neutral Nations Supervisory Commission is presented at a special exhibition on the occassion of the 60th anniversary of signing of armistice agreement in...

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Argo at the Seoul International Book Fair

Leading Czech publishing house Argo takes part at Seoul International Book Fair, June 19-23, 2013.

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Art nouveau and Utopia

Exhibition of 220 works of Alfons Mucha (1860-1939), friend of Paul Gauguin, notable Czech artist and one of the creators of art nouveau in Paris at the turn of the century. First retrospective...

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Goodbye Jan!

Under the title „Goodbye Jan“ 24 photographs of Jan Saudek are the inaugural exhibition of recently opened Czech Centre Seoul. With this small selection of Saudek´s retrospective, which toured...

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Opening the Czech Centre Soul

The Czech Centre Seoul officially starts its operation from May 1st 2013.

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Kafka Meets Film

A section of Jeonju Film Festival 2013 dedicated to Czech German writing author Franz Kafka.

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Here comes the Krtek!

An exhibition dedicated to Czech animated character Little Mole will be presented at Nambook Festival at Nami Island. The exhibition is accompanied by a presentation of Czech children books in Czech,...

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Czech-Korean Film Encounters on Art Movie Posters

A retrospective exhibition of Czech and Czechoslovak poster production to Korean movies.

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