Pavla and Lucia Sceranková: Surface Tensions 12 Apr 2017 – 11 Jun 2017

Pump House Gallery and Czech Centre London present an exhibition of new and existing work by sisters Pavla and Lucia Sceranková. The artists’ first major exhibition in the UK brings together a body of work reflecting the constellations of visual, material and conceptual references that inform…

Cardinal Miloslav Vlk: Intimate confessions from his early years

The Czech Republic has lost one of its leading church dignitaries. Cardinal Miloslav Vlk, former head of the Czech Roman Catholic Church, succumbed to cancer at the age of 84. He will be remembered for his unwavering faith, his bravery during the communist years and his…

Summer University of Slovak Language and Culture

DATE: 2 July 2017 –21 July 2017 (arrival and registration 2 July 2017) VENUE: Bratislava TARGET GROUP: foreign applicants who are interested in studying Slovak language, history, and culture, compatriots living abroad, descendants of Slovaks living abroad, friends of Slovakia and Slovaks, Slovakists and students of Slavic…

Invitation to the First Central European Conference 5.3.17

Are you interested in the current challenges and opportunities of the Czech and Slovak republics? Would you like to see them addressed by excellent speakers such as the former Slovak Prime Minister Iveta Radicova or the famous Tomas Sedlacek? Join us at the First Central European…

Alois Nebel + Screen Talk with Tomáš Luňák

28 Feb 2017 18:15 1989 in the Sudetenland near the Czech-Polish border. Alois Nebel is a solitary train dispatcher who becomes haunted by the ghosts from his and the region’s violent history whenever the fog crawls into the mountainous area.