6—16 6 2019

Exhibitions presented by The Theatre Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (DAMU).

Tradition and Today in DAMU Scenography

When: 8. – 16. 6. 13:00 – 18:00
Where: 4th floor of Karlova building at DAMU

Tradition and Today in DAMU Scenography is inspired by the work of František Tröster, an internationally recognized stage designer and founder of the first stage design course in the world. Student maquettes are presented in juxtaposition with Tröster’s designs for the same titles. Two one-hour guided tours of the exhibition will take place in which individual students will explain their design solutions and describe to viewers how their proposed stage design works and develops on stage.  

Guided tours: 9. 6., 13. 6. 16:00

Ultimate Antitool

When: 11. – 13. 6. 11:00 – 17:00
Where: DAMU R111, R112

The exhibition offers critical commentary on the current situation between our society, environment and technology: feverishly produced new machines and devices rapidly transform into waste. This project is the result of the intermedia collaboration of students of Alternative Theatre and Audiovisual Studies departments of Academy of Performing Arts; Academy of Fine Arts; Academy of Arts, Architecture and Design and Czech Technical University in Prague.

Opening ceremony:  10. 6. 18:00 – 21:00

KALD Garden

Questioning our urban relation to nature, students of the Alternative Department at DAMU designed a permaculture garden on the terrace. Focusing on the theme of sustainability; lectures and performances will be held in the space.