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Director’s Choice

Museum of Decorative Arts (Uměleckoprůmyslové museum), 17. listopadu 2, Praha 1 - Staré Město, 110 00

When?

15. 11. 2017 – 25. 3. 2018

The exhibition Director’s Choice showcases the best of the Museum Decorative Art’s collections, therefore, the best of the art crafts, applied art and design in the Czech Republic. It is based on the museum directress’ selection for Scala Arts & Heritage Publishers, edition Director’s Choice, which presents distinguished museums and galleries through the eyes of their directors.

The stories of these unique exhibits reveal the history of collections in the times when the society changed and transformed. Thirty thematic units explore the development of art craft from Gothic and Renaissance period till the first part of the 20th centuries which is represented by works of Alfons Mucha, František Drtikol, Pavel Janák, Ladislav Sutnar and others.

Unique works with a story behind are accompanied with almost other 300 interesting pieces (furniture, glass, fashion, jewellery, toys, photographs).

Admission

  • full CZK 100
  • reduced CZK 60

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