PRAGUE PHOTO 2014 will present itself this year at the same location as last, at the Kafka's house. The Kafka's house offers not only its central location, which substantionaly increases the interest in this only photo show in the Czech Republic. The space itself allows optimal separation of individual participants - galleries, curatorial projects, presentations of vocational schools.
Four floors of Kafka's house offer hundreds of photographic originals, from the classics through the middle generation to the youngest adepts of this media, workshops, lectures, launches of expert publications, interactive programs.
PRAGUE PHOTO since its inception seven years ago try to present a comprehensive developmental line in Czech photography, a number of participants this year brings rare sets from classics, others present latest trends in contemporary photography. Traditionally are hosted works froms students of vocational schools from across the Czech Republic.
PRAGUE PHOTO also become a major social event where you can meet photographers, curators, gallerists, historians, students, publishers and the general public, and experience together week of photos celebration.
The forthcoming PRAGUE PHOTO FESTIVAL introduces ten curatorial photographic projects, which the audience can see in Prague galleries, museums and various exhibition halls in Prague in April and May.
We take the liberty of thanking UniCredit Bank for their long-term support and for financing the Young Prague Photo Award. We also thank City of Prague for their support.
A worm thanks to Lord Mayor of Prague Mr Tomas Hudecek as well as to Mr Oldrich Lomecky, Mayor of the Metropolitan District Prague 1, for undertaking the auspices of PRAGUE PHOTO FESTIVAL
PRAGUE PHOTO PROGRAM
April 7, 2014
at 6 pm Gala Opening of PRAGUE PHOTO
Presentation of the UniCredit Bank PRAGUE PHOTO Young Award at 7,30 pm Exhibit space of Institute of Creative Photography, Silesian University in Opava - Launch of the book by Tomas Pospech - Think photography. Czech photography 1938 - 2000
April 8, 2014 at 5pm, Conference room 4th floor
Studio Sluka - lecture on the topic Can the inject print be compared to the dark room?
April 9, 2014 at 5pm, Conference room 4th floor
Scholastika - public lecture and presentation of the school Scholastika, presented by educators Jiri Thyn and Michal Pechoucek.
Topic: Art photography in the postconceptual times
April 10, 2014 NOCTURNO - exhibits open till 9pm
at 5pm Exhibit space of Jiri Hanke - meeting with the artist and presentation of his new book Views from the Window of my Flat
April 12 and 13, 2014 from 12pm to 4pm
Gallery Art for Kids, 1st floor
Open Photostudio for youngest visitors of PRAGUE PHOTO - workshop by David Bruner on non-traditionnal photographic still-lives and imaginary landscapes
April 7 - 13, 2014
Exhibit space of Archiv B&M Chochola
Daily screening of videos Takeoffs and Falls
Venue: Kafkův dům
Náměstí Franze Kafky 3
April 8. – 12. 2014 11 AM – 7 PM
(April 10. Nocturno – open till 9 PM)
April 13. 2014 11 AM – 6 PM
Admission fee 90,- Kč
Reduced fee 60,- Kč
Catalogue 120,- Kč
Poster 50,- Kč
T-shirt PRAGUE PHOTO 190,- Kč