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Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia: August 1968

Old Town Hall – Cloisters and Knights’ Hall (Staroměstská radnice – Křížová chodba, Rytířský sál), Staroměstské náměstí 1, Praha 1 - Staré Město, 110 00

  • Exhibition
  • photography
  • August '68
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When?

  • Sat 4. 8. 2018 – Thu 30. 8. 2018 denně / daily 10.00-19.00

190 photographs taken by the 40 photographers capture the events in Czechoslovakia from August 1968 till spring 1968 – invasion of the Warsaw Pact to Prague, Brno, Liberec and Bratislava on August 21, students‘ occupation strikes, events after Palach‘ self-immolation and celebration of the hockey victory over the Soviets in 1969.

Photographers:

  • G. Aulehla, J. Bartůšek, T. Borský, P. Breier, K. Bucháček, J. Čejka, J. Dezort, P. Dias, B. Dobrovolský, J. Egert, L. Hajský, P. Hněvkovský, J. Hník, D. Hochová, M. Hucek, P. Jasanský, V. Karnmer, K. Kalivoda, M. Khol, B. Kocek, L. Kyndrová, J. Kučera, V. Lammer, M. Luskačová, J. Marco, M. Martinovský, M. Novotný, J. Ráž, J. Reich, D. Sýkorová, O. Škácha, P. Štecha, A. Šourková, P. Vácha, J. Všetečka, V. Toužimský, M. Zajíc
  • Further on, visitors will see photographs of the unknown photographers from the collections of M. Wágner, A. Šourková, the Museum of North Bohemia and the ČTK (Czech News Agency)-

Curator: Dana Kyndrová

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