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Open call for Czech artists

Contemporary art scene giant Gasworks opens residencies for Czech applicants. By BOHEMIST STAFF PRAGUE – London’s Gasworks – an association dedicated to the fostering of contemporary art – has issued an open call for Czech artists to apply for its annual residency program. The residencies are open to Czech nationals or …

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Who is Jára Cimrman and why is Google honoring him?

Google homepage features tribute to controversial Czech figure. By BOHEMIST STAFF PRAGUE – By all accounts, Jára Cimrman is the greatest Czech that ever lived. Considered a ‘universal genius,’ Cimrman was an accomplished inventor, sculptor, poet, director, actor, sportsman, inventor, composer and philosopher. He even won the prestigious “Greatest Czech” award …

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Czech film heads into Oscars race

Lost in Munich has been selected to compete in the foreign film category at the awards. By BOHEMIST STAFF PRAGUE – The Czech Film and Television Academy has selected Lost in Munich as the country’s entry in the 89th Academy Awards. The film, directed by Petr Zelenka and produced by Lucky …

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