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Spirituál Kvintet

Critics regard Spirituál Kvintet as the first and best Czechoslovak folk group. In 1989 the government blacklisted Spirituál Kvintet, yet its songs were played on the streets of Prague during the...

Mannes Sounds Festival: 30 years of freedom

Mannes School of Music at the New School presents a concert in collaboration with the Czech Center as part of the Mannes Sounds Festival.

Puppet show: Daddy is a hero

This is a story about love between parents and their children who stick together against the odds. Love helps kill evil dragons, overcome illnesses, and more. Performed live to music.

Exhibition: Karen LaMonte: Embodied Beauty

Karen LaMonte’s sculptures explore how clothing defines cultural identities and acts as our “social skin.” This exhibition brings together two series of her works, Floating World and Nocturnes, to...

Exhibition: The Velvet Revolution 1989

Joining the celebrations of the 30th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution in the Czech and Slovak Republic, Czech Center New York will present an exhibition curated by the National Museum of the...

Book Presentation: The Slav Epic of Alphonse Mucha + Q&A with Jan W. Drnek

True-to-life colors of the canvases together with unique printing technology helped produce a one-of-a-kind book. The large-format picture publication “Epopej” in a limited edition offers a view of...

OPEN HOUSE NEW YORK 2019

For the fourth time, the New York City landmark Bohemian National Hall is opening its doors for guided tours, offering the rare opportunity to see not only the building mysteries but also a unique...

Czech Science Café: Physics for Our Future: Czech and American Scientific Collaboration

The second edition of Science Café, lecture and discussion with Ivo Svejkovský, the Head of International Cooperation at the Institute of Physics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, will discuss how...

Literary Inspirations in the Puppet Films of Jiří Trnka

The world-renowned Czech filmmaker and book illustrator Jiří Trnka (1912-1969), the master of stop motion animation, brought to the screen works by Kosmas, Shakespeare, Chekhov, Hašek and others....

Zuzana Čaputová at the 42nd Slovak Heritage Festival

President of the Slovak Republic H.E. Mme. Zuzana Čaputová will attend the festival during her working visit in the USA.

Rock Music Concert: GARAGE BAND & Tribute to Bohumil Krčil

Garage is a legendary Prague rock underground band and became a symbol of total artistic and uncompromising independence and freedom. Naturally during the 1989 revolution it was Garage, who was asked...

Film Screening & Book: The Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968: The Russian Perspective + Q&A

The documentary film and book of the same name offer unique view of the August events of 1968 from the point of view of Soviet dissidents and intelligence. Followed by a Q&A with author and director...

Theater: AUDIENCE + Q&A WITH ACTORS

The 2019 Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival honoring Václav Havel will feature the famous play Audience followed by Q&A with the actors.

Velvet Generation

The four artists featured in VELVET GENERATION, Roman Franc, Gabriela Kolčavová, Igor Malijevský, and Vojtěch V. Sláma, document life in the Czech Republic in the time that directly followed the...

5+1 JANA JARKOVSKÁ: A flute recital

A leading young Czech flutist Jana Jarkovská will present compositions for solo flute and flute & electronics by five contemporary Czech women composers, Sylvie Bodorová, Eliška Cílková, Ivana...

Bára Jíchová Tyson Exhibition in San Francisco

Municipal Bonds is delighted to announce our inaugural exhibition Openness, on view at Minnesota Street Project in Gallery 200, September 3 - October 5, 2019, presenting four important female...

Adam Vačkář Recyclotron: A Manhattan ride for a healthy planet

Join Artists Alliance Inc., in collaboration with Bike New York and the Czech Center New York, on a ride through Manhattan’s ecological landscape, designed and led by Prague-based artist Adam...

Festival: Rehearsal for Truth

The 2019 Rehearsal for Truth Theater Festival explores the disappearance of borders between truth and lies. The festival consists of five international performances—three full plays, one dance...

ELECTRONIC MUSIC CONCERT: ZAGAMI JERICHO

Zagami Jericho is one of the most promising talents of the Czech Republic at the tender age of 20. Photo Credit: Czech Radio.

SCIENCE CAFÉ: RESEARCH ON MASARYK WITH DAGMAR HÁJKOVÁ

We are delighted to introduce the new edition in our programming focused on science - the Science Café! As the first speaker we will welcome Dagmar Hájková, the senior researcher in Masaryk Institute...

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