At the beginning of May the Festival of Film Animation presented the Czech audio-visual art in Iceland. In the “land of ice and fire” PAF not only visited local galleries and art studios, but also implemented the site-specific installation of Other Visions 2014, the selection of Czech moving image, in geothermal spa Seljavellir in the southern part of the island (near Eyjafjallajökull), as well as the presentation in the popular BOSTON bar in Reykjavik.
You can now purchase the publications from editorial series PAF Edition before every screening of Pastiche Filmz organisation. Apart from a few exceptions, the screenings take place in the Film Auditorium – UC Konvikt, Univerzitní 3, third floor, on Wednesdays at 7:30 pm. See the programme of Pastiche Filmz film club.
An opening ceremony of exhibition God alone knows where I usually hide by Jana Kasalová is about to take place on April 23 2015. It will be included within a more extensive cultural event called xy – exhibitions during a walk / a walk during the exhibition openings. The event will be carried out in the cooperation with Olomouc independent galleries (Vitrína Deniska, W7, Horká Gallery, Gallery Dé, Lavor Gallery, Hidden Gallery) and other local institutions.
Gallery U Mloka and PAF present for the first time in Olomuc the works by photographer Tereza Darmovzalová in her solo show called SPACE. During the exhibition opening, the special guest of the exhibition—the holder of an award for the most important Czech artist over the 35 years of age Umělec má cenu (The artist has a prize) and renowned Olomouc’s performer Vladimír Havlík—presented his performative poem Svět úplně rozpuštěný do letmých obrazů dění (The World Entirely Dispersed Into the Fleeting Images of Events).
Film and food – two languages that use the same grammar. Thanks to the magazine Kinečko, in March the Austrian experimental filmmaker Peter Kubelka will visit Bratislava. He prepared a three-day programme for the cinema Kino Mladosť that will include film screenings and a performative lecture on food.
PAF recommends an exhibition by Miroslava Večeřová, the winner of Special Prize of the Jury of Other Visions competition 2014, and Romana Drdová. The exhibition called Too Soon takes place in AMU Gallery in Prague. It shall last till 24th May, the opening ceremony was held on Tuesday, 14th April. More at GAMU website.
Ve Vitríně Denisce se představují současní češtá autoři Dana Balážová a Jakub Kovařík. Součástí vernisáže byl happening, kdy se diváci sami přímo zúčastnili instalace výstavy. S pomocí přistaveného počítače, barevné jehličkové tiskárny a skenneru mohli využít internetu a stáhnout a vytisknout jakýkoli obrazový nebo textový materiál, složit vlastní improvizovanou báseň, naskenovat tvář ad., a svými výtvory posléze kreativně rozšířit instalaci ve vitríně, do které bylo možné zasáhnout také prostorově.
This April PAF co-organizes several exhibitions of contemporary V4 art in Olomouc, CZ. Opening of exhibition A Brief Flash Of Colour Over The Water With Steep Banks by artists Dana Balážová and Jakub Kovařík will take place Tuesday 31 March 2015 at 5 pm in exhibition space Vitrína Deniska. The exhibition will last until 20 April 2015.
The Festival of Film Animation Olomouc announces the recruitment procedure for the position of a fundraiser.
The opening of exhibition 'Instead of Something' by PAF's photographer Tomáš Hrůza took place in Vitrina Deniska, Olomouc on Tuesday 24th February 2015 at 7:00 pm. After the opening, there was a presentation of Hrůza's work in Intermedia Studio at Konvikt (Univerzitní 3). The exhibition took place until 15th March.