Aesthetic Revolutions: German and Czech Design in the Interwar Period Wednesday, June 13, 5:00 pm The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture 38 West 86th Street (near Central Park West) 5 pm: private exhibition viewing 6 pm: panel discussion, followed by book signing Panel discussion with Eric […]
Czech Modernist Films Sunday May 27, 7:15 pm Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue (at 2nd Street) Ticket prices: 212/505-5110 or visit www.anthologyfilmarchives.org. 7:15 pm: Karel Anton, Tonka of the Gallows, 1930, 84 mins. 9:15 pm: Gustav Machaty, From Saturday to Sunday, 1931, 71 mins., art direction: Alexander Hackenschmied. For more information, call […]
Czech Modernist Films Saturday May 26, 7:45 pm Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue (at 2nd Street) Ticket prices: 212/505-5110 or visit www.anthologyfilmarchives.org. Gustav Machaty, Erotikon, 1929, silent, 88 mins. For more information, call 212/998-6780, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.nyu.edu/greyart.
Czech Modernist Films Friday, May 25, 7:00 pm Anthology Film Archives, 32 Second Avenue (at 2nd Street) Ticket prices: 212/505-5110 or visit www.anthologyfilmarchives.org. 7 pm: Jan Krizenecky, The Rendezvous at the Mill, 1898, silent, 2 mins.; Alexander Hackenschmied, Aimless Walk, 1930, silent, 7 mins.; Svatopluk Innemann, Prague Shining in the Lights, 1928, silent, 26 […]
Print, Power, and Persuasion: Graphic Design in Germany, 1890–1945 May 24–August 26, 2001 Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design and Culture 18 West 86th Street (near Central Park West) New York City For information, call 212/501-3000, e-mail email@example.com, or visit www.bgc.bard.edu. Artistic and commercial, avant-garde and traditional, nationalistic and international—modern […]
Hippolyte Havel and the Politics of Modernism Wednesday, May 16, 6 pm Tamiment Library, Elmer Holmes Bobst Library, New York University 70 Washington Square South, 10th Floor Presentation and book signing by Allan Antliff, Assistant Professor of Art History, University of Alberta, and author of Anarchist Modernism: Art, Politics, and the First American Avant-Garde (University […]
Czech Posters Between the Wars May 9–June 22, 2001 Czech Center New York 1109 Madison Avenue (at 83rd Street) New York City For information, call 212/288-0830, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.czechcenter.com. Drawn from the collections of the Museum of Applied Arts in Prague and Nicholas Lowry in New York, this exhibition presents a cornucopia […]
Karel Teige and the Architectural Avant-Garde Tuesday, May 1, 6 pm Main Building, Room 300, New York University (enter at 32 Waverly Place) Lecture by Dr. Rostislav Svácha, Researcher at the Institute of Art at the Academy of Science, Prague, and coeditor of Karel Teige/1900-1951: L’Enfant Terrible of the Czech Modernist Avant-Garde. Introduced […]