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Revolucni 30

Prague’s newest pop-up art gallery pays homage to the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution as part of the Freedom Festival. Located at Revolucni 30, the exhibit will be open from November 9 to 24. Curators Cestmir Suska and Radek Wohlmuth displayed the work of 30 artists whose art reflects on the social climate of […]

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Comic-Con is Coming to Prague

The international pop-culture festival Comic-Con is coming to Prague February 7 to 9, 2020 at the O2 Universum. The event will feature celebrities from popular films and television series, like Game of Thrones, Hellboy, and Star Wars. Attending the event is Rob Perlman from the Hellboy series and other movies, like Sons of Anarchy. Perlman […]

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Aussie and Kiwi Film Festival 2019

From November 1 to the 6, the Australian and New Zealand film festival will present a selection of screenings based on the theme of freedom. This theme was chosen to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution. The films chosen for the festival aim to bring awareness to topical issues, such as women’s rights […]

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New Contemporary Art Gallery

Prague’s New Contemporary Art Gallery From pop up shops to exhibitions, Louise Beer has finally opened one of the first expat-owned contemporary art gallery in Vinohrady. The PragArtWorks Gallery includes pieces from famous Czech artists, like Vaclav Blaha, Pavel Roucka, and David Strauzz, and up-and-coming artists. The Canadian-born art collector moved to Prague in 2002 […]

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CANZA

CANZA Promoting the Interests and Cultures of Australia and New Zealand in the Czech Republic   In the summer of 2005, Australians Steve Rees and Richard York, along with New Zealander Len Edney, got together over a few beers and floated the idea of an association for expatriate Aussies and Kiwis living in the Czech […]

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Las Adelitas celebrating 10 Years in Prague

This year Las Adelitas, the home of Mexican cuisine in Prague, will celebrate their tenth anniversary, having opened their first restaurant on the cosmopolitan Americká Street in October 2009. Since then, they have continued to expand across the city, establishing a further three restaurants, with their latest venture located on Petrská, in the bustling area […]

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Letná in the Spotlight

Letná in the Spotlight The District Timed by the Ticking of the Metronome   Nothing rushes in Letná, neither the trams nor the people. They are moving at the leisurely pace dictated by the Metronome, which nods approvingly at everything that is happening on the right bank of the Vltava. Life here means gardens, unhurried […]

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How to Live a Sustainable Lifestyle

How to Live a Sustainable Lifestyle Zero waste and vegan movements have been all the rage in recent years, with Prague on board with the trend with some European countries , what is sustainable living and how can you do it too? Even though vegans have been criticized, this lifestyle promotes a positive impact on […]

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The Green Life Project

The Green Life Project Indonesian rainforests are some of the most biodiverse and ecologically important habitats on earth. Rich in stunning vistas and beautiful nature, the nation’s green spaces including those in Sumatra are home to thousands of species such as tigers, elephants, rhinoceros, and orangutans. Today, the Sumatran forests and the iconic wildlife that […]

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Jazz, the Voice of Rebellion

Jazz pt.2, the Voice of Rebellion In the previous article in this series, we covered the arrival of jazz in Prague. We explored the historical context both inside and outside the former Czechoslovakia, from Paris in 1918 to Prague in 1938. It was in this period that the first popular Czech musicians began to emerge, […]