Dancing cubes at the 2015 Signal Festival
Lit glass cubes will set the National Theatre's piazzetta at the 2015 Signal Festival on 15th - 18th October. The creation of the "DANCING CUBES" installation for the 3rd year of the Signal Festival has followed on from other work by the studio VACEK & SMID undertaken for PRECIOSA ORNELA. The glass light silhouettes of the moving cubes have been created from glass pressing rods from the PRECIOSA Traditional Czech Glass brand.
The documentary film entitled The Huichols: the Last Peyote Guardians was first shown in the Czech Republic on 1st – 5th May 2015. The film by the Argentinian director Hernán Vilchez was made in 2014 at the request of the representatives of the native Wixáritari (Huichol) people who live in the north of Mexico.
The internal beauty of Maasai women - a sales exhibition of photographs
If you are planning a trip to Prague during the second month of the summer holidays, be sure to visit the exhibition of typical African seed bead accessories and uniquely conceived photographs of Maasai women which will be held at the PRECIOSA Lighting showroom in Jáchymova Street, just a few steps from the Old Town Square, from July 30. 2015 to first week of September.
Figures and figurines in Bohemian and Czech art and craft
The Jablonec Museum of Glass and Costume Jewelry has prepared a unique exhibition of (not only) glass figures for the summer season. It represents a selection from the largest public collection of Železný Brod glass figures in the world, as well as other examples of the depiction of figures in historical and contemporary utility, decorative and studio glass.