EVENTS ARE HELD WITH THE CO-OPERATION OF THE EMBASSY OF THE CZECH REPUBLIC

04
Feb
2020

From the village to the city: urbanisation in Slovakia 1896-1972

04-02-2020 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
Fifteen Pounds including a glass of wine

In his talk, Dr Lorman will explore how Slovak culture was initially characterised by its rural quality and alienation from the beginnings of mass industrialisation and urbanisation in Hungary (exemplified by the 1896 millennial celebrations in Budapest).

21
Apr
2020

The Friends' Conservation & Heritage Preservation Projects in the Czech Republic

21-04-2020 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
Fifteen Pounds including a glass of wine

Architect Peter Jamieson, Chairman, and the founders Barbara Peacock and Ian Kennaway will talk about the growth of The Friends' involvement and influence in helping to secure and conserve the rich heritage of the Czech lands

Refreshments to follow

16
Jun
2020

Czech Modernism

16-06-2020 6:30 pm -8:30 pm
Fifteen Pounds including a glass of wine

Ivan Margolius will give us an introduction to avant-garde design in architecture, engineering, furniture and interiors, its international influence and how it affected the development of modern architecture in Britain