Lectures

JINDŘICH HALABALA: TIMELESS DESIGN

JINDŘICH HALABALA: TIMELESS DESIGN

14.11.2018

Wednesday 14/11/2018, 18:30 The lecture focuses on the most interesting designs by Jindřich Halabala for the United Arts and Crafts Factory in Brno in the 1930s. It highlights the main types of seating... read more

 
RESTORING EILEEN GRAY'S VILLA E-1027 AND CLARIFYING THE CONTROVERSIES

RESTORING EILEEN GRAY'S VILLA E-1027 AND CLARIFYING THE...

16.10.2018

Tuesday October 16 at 18.00 The 4th edition of the Iconic Houses European Lecture Tour takes place from 9–16 October 2018, when Tim Benton, Professor Emeritus in Art History (Open University), will tour... read more

 
A LECTURE BY JINDŘICH CHATRNÝ

A LECTURE BY JINDŘICH CHATRNÝ

18.10.2017

ARTEK and František Kalivoda 18/10 at 7 p.m. The founding of the Finnish ARTEK group (art + tekniikka, art + technology) in 1935 was initiated by Alvar and Aino Aalto, Maire Gullichsen and Nils Gustav... read more

 
PŘEDNÁŠKA ŠÁRKY SVOBODOVÉ

PŘEDNÁŠKA ŠÁRKY SVOBODOVÉ

1.6.2017

Přednáška Šárky SvobodovéNechtěné dědictví: Jan Dvořák Tvorba brněnského architekta Jana Dvořáka šedesátých až osmdesátých let dosud uceleně zpracována nebyla, přestože je autorem desítek staveb nejen... read more

 
A LECTURE BY TAL EYAL AND FILM SCREENING: MENDELSOHN'S INCESSANT VISIONS

A LECTURE BY TAL EYAL AND FILM SCREENING: MENDELSOHN'S...

12.5.2017

The Weizmann House by Erich MendelsohnIconic Houses Lecture 2017 by architect Tal Eyal  The Weizmann House was designed and built by world-renowned German Jewish architect Erich Mendelsohn (1887–1953)... read more

 
PŘEDNÁŠKA PETRA KLÍMY A RŮŽENY ŽERTOVÉ

PŘEDNÁŠKA PETRA KLÍMY A RŮŽENY ŽERTOVÉ

6.4.2017

Čtvrtek 6. dubna v 19 hodin Růžena Žertová Architektka domů i věcí Přednáška Petra Klímy věnovaná vynikající a zároveň dlouho opomíjené architektce, designérce a výtvarnici Růženě Žertové se zaměří... read more

 
A LECTURE BY DAGMAR KOUDELKOVÁ

A LECTURE BY DAGMAR KOUDELKOVÁ

5.12.2016

From Thonet to TON: the post-war history of bentwood furniture The lecture is focused on the post-war development of bentwood furniture, which has not been professionally researched so far and is often... read more

 
A LECTURE BY RADMIL TOMČÍK

A LECTURE BY RADMIL TOMČÍK

31.10.2016

THONET FROM BOPPARD TO BYSTŘICE POD HOSTÝNEM  (The development of wood bending technology) 31 October at 6 p.m. When Michael Thonet invented bending wooden rods, he gave rise not only to a new... read more

 
A LECTURE BY OTAKAR MÁČEL

A LECTURE BY OTAKAR MÁČEL

3.10.2016

Modern furniture and modern architecture Development of furniture proceeded hand in hand with architecture. This applies to modern architecture and interior. Formal and ideological characteristics of... read more

 
PAVEL ZATLOUKAL: MEDITATION ON ARCHITECTURE

PAVEL ZATLOUKAL: MEDITATION ON ARCHITECTURE

15.6.2016

Architecture historian Pavel Zatloukal will present a lecture on his latest publication, Meditations on Architecture: Olomouc, Brno, Hradec Králové 1815  ̶ 1915. The book Meditation on Architecture... read more

 
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