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Open calls for artists, architects, studios and students to submit their projects to PQ 2019

4. 12. 2017

Would you like to present your project at the Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space in June 2019? Don't hesitate and send us your proposals now! Besides the Site Specific Performance Festival that will be the liveliest, and perhaps the most energizing and inspiring part of PQ, we are also accepting submissions from individual artists for the Performance Space Architecture Exhibition and Formations that is a collaborative project between architects, choreographers and performance designers. The exhibition of Fragments exhibiting models, costumes and objects designed by living legends of performance design accepts only curators of the Exhibition of Countries and Regions or their designate.

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Presentations from symposium Porous Borders are available online

10. 11. 2017

Symposium Porous Borders offered many fascinating thoughts and ideas on very actual theme of disappearing frontiers and a globalised world. Strong and vivid stories heard from international speakers influenced symposium visitors´ point of view on these nowadays´ problems and have opened interesting and important discussion. We decided so to share their lectures with you. They can be found HERE.

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Presentations from symposium Porous Borders are available online

10. 11. 2017

Symposium Porous Borders offered many fascinating thoughts and ideas on very actual theme of disappearing frontiers and a globalised world. Strong and vivid stories heard from international speakers influenced symposium visitors´ point of view on these nowadays´ problems and have opened interesting and important discussion. We decided so to share their lectures with you. They can be found HERE.

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The deadline to apply for PQ 2019 competitive exhibitions was on 31 October 2017

1. 11. 2017

PQ 2019 open call´s deadline was October 31st, 2017.

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The new publication 50 years of Prague Quadrennial is online!

11. 10. 2017

We celebrate Prague Quadrennial´s 50 years by launching the new online publication. 90 pages describe past 13 editions of PQ, remind us Golden Triga winners, visuals of each edition of PQ and show the best expositions we have seen so far.

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In the venues of next PQ from bird's eye view

22. 9. 2017

Are you participating in PQ 2019 and do you want to know where all exhibitions are held? Look at the video that shows the individual parts of Prague Exhibition Grounds and Industrial Palace where next edition of PQ will run!

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Look back to the last approximately 15 years of recent PQ history in the book Transformations of PQ 1999-2015

16. 8. 2017

Publication includes papers and presentations by the contributors to the Transformations of the Prague Quadrennial symposium, which was organized by the PQ and took place on March 17-18, 2016 in Prague.

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Download publicity materials for inclusion in application for your PQ 2019 projects

15. 8. 2017

Publicity materials about 50 years history of PQ are now available to download for inclusion in applications for funding to Ministries of Culture and other grant awarding organizations. These materials are available in English, Spanish, Arabic, Chinese, Russian, and French.

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The next edition of PQ will take place at Prague Exhibition Grounds

4. 7. 2017

After long 12 years PQ 2019 will take place at Prague Exhibition Grounds. The left wing of Industrial Palace, where 4 editions of PQ - 1995, 1999, 2003 and 2007 - had been traditionally held, burnt down in 2008 and the next editions removed to other Prague locations.


We are really excited we can return back to the venues, we do love!

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