Alfons Mucha: Shaping the Czech Identity


May 31, 2018 - June 22, 2018,

[2nd Floor] The exhibition "Alfons Mucha: Shaping the Czech Identity" examines the role of the artist at times of political change, presenting examples of material created by...
Organized by: The Mucha Foundation, Czech Center NY, Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the United Nations

Case for the New Hangman

Panorama Europe Film Festival 2018

May 31, 2018, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] This lost classic of the Czech New Wave is a hallucinogenic swirl of Gulliver’s Travels, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, and Kafkaesque surrealism. The freewheeling...
Organized by: Czech Center NY

More Than Entertainment: The Tradition of Czech Puppetry

talk, presentation, film

May 30, 2018, 7:00 PM

[3rd Floor] Vit Horejs, the Artistic Director of Czechoslovak American Marionette Theatre, will discuss subversive puppet activity over three centuries and demonstrate magic marionette...
Organized by: SVU New York, BBLA

5 October

Panorama Europe Film Festival 2018

May 29, 2018, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] Renowned photographer Martin Kollar—whose uncanny images locate moments of everyday life slipping into the surreal—brings his distinctive artistic eye to this mysteriously...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Consulate General of Slovakia in New York

A Woman Captured

Panorama Europe Film Festival 2018

May 24, 2018, 7:00 PM

[1st Floor] Intense, provocative, and gripping, this true life shocker is a harrowing plunge into the shadowy world of modern slavery. It is an almost unbearably intimate portrait of...
Organized by: Czech Center NY, Balassi Institute, Hungarian Cultural Center New York