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Colorful Bulgarian exhibition at airportPhoto

The exhibition presenting Bulgarian artists has a clear association with the Bratislava airport: not one, but two destinations in the country are served from there.22. Feb 2018, at 17:12

Bulgarian photo-exhibition at Bratislava airport

Slovak films featured at the 2018 Berlin film festivalPhoto

A Slovak co-production and short animation will be showcased at Berlinale 2018.13. Feb 2018, at 22:09

L-R: Jiří Menzel and Peter Simonischek in The Interpreter.

Czech-Slovak film Insects screened at Rotterdam festival

One of the films premiered at the renowned film festival in Rotterdam was the Czech-Slovak co-production Insects by Jan Švankmajer, who was also in much demand for speaking.12. Feb 2018, at 16:21

The Insect

Hungarian state opera tours Slovakia. Where can you see it?

Due to the closure and renovation of its residence, the Hungarian State Opera, including its ballet section, has embarked on a tour that makes three stops in Slovakia.7. Feb 2018, at 16:02

The building of Hungarian State Opera will be closed for renovaiton, and so the ensemble will tour - also Slovakia.

New ways and new path of Slovak architect WeinwurmPhoto

The irregular guided tour in English this time offers an insight into the innovative thinking and concept of Slovak architect Friedrich Weinwurm, known also outside the then-Czechoslovakia, a pioneer of…3. Feb 2018, at 12:47

Friedrich Weinwurm – Ignác Vécsei: Family villa Graber, Bratislava, Maróthyho 4; 1933.

Dance courses in English open in Banská Bystrica

The independent theatre/dance scene in Banská Bystrica is offering dance courses for both children and adults in the English language.31. Jan 2018, at 6:30

From: It Is All Vainness... in DŠT, illustrative stock photo

Slovak Film Harvest brings national cinematography to NYC, D.C.

The first year of representative screenings of Slovak cinematography brings the crème de la crème of feature movies, documentaries and children’s films, as well as short films by students and animated movies to two…28. Jan 2018, at 20:41

Steam on the River, a documentqary by R. Kirchhoff and F. Remunda

Foreigners: Top 10 events around Slovakia in FebruaryVideo

The selection of events not to miss in various regions of Slovakia next month, from gastronomy to sports to musical culture.28. Jan 2018, at 12:08

Bagpipers' Canrival (Gajdošské fašiangy) in Malá Lehota

Banská Bystrica opera receives award from JapanPhoto

The Japanese Foreign Minister bestowed an award on the State Opera Banská Bystrica, marking 20 years of cooperation and 30 tours of the country.23. Jan 2018, at 19:20

Japanese Ambassador to Slovakia Jun Shimmi (C) hands over the Japanese Foreign Minister Award to head of State Opera Banská Bystrica, Rudolf Hromada (L) on January 16, 2018.

Film featuring awarded Slovak actress screened with English subtitles

The movie which brought the European Film Academy Award 2017 for Best Actress to Slovak Alexandra Borbély will be shown with English subtitles in Bratislava.20. Jan 2018, at 17:36

On Body and Soul

Slovakia marks European Cultural Heritage Year

2018 as the European Cultural Heritage Year will be marked mostly by educational events stressing the value of cultural heritage and by efforts to manifest to the public that the cultural heritage in Europe is a…17. Jan 2018, at 7:20

ÚĽUV promotes traditional crafts and their modern use in Slovakia.

Slovak drama offered to foreignersPhoto

The Slovak National Theatre continues its tradition of adding English subtitles to select drama pieces of the January programme for non-Slovak speakers.9. Jan 2018, at 7:30

Rodáci / The Natives in SND

2017/2018 New Year’s celebrations around SlovakiaPhoto

Although limited by generally binding regulations issued by city councils in 2016 and 2017, fireworks constitute the basis of New Year’s Eve programmes in regional cities and many smaller towns. In some, there is…28. Dec 2017, at 13:21

Silvester/New Year’s Eve in Košice

Foreigners: Top 10 events around Slovakia in JanuaryVideo

The selection of events not to miss in the various regions of Slovakia this month.27. Dec 2017, at 12:05

Krňačky/krne race in Heľpa

Slovak world-renowned photographer Kulisev exhibits in Bratislava

Slovak travel and nature photographer, who has international titles of QEP and FBIPP, talked about the photos at his exhibition, as well as upcoming trips.19. Dec 2017, at 7:25

Photographer Filip Kulisev with one of his works, the Element.

Slovakia produces the best music album in eastern EuropeVideo

Bands such as Muzička, Banda and Pacora Trio, also solo singer Katarína Máliková scores well on the European world music scene.13. Dec 2017, at 6:55

Katarína Máliková

Slovak film won the main prize of Silk Road IFF in ChinaPhoto

The Little Harbour, which was already shown at Berlinale where it received the Children’s Jury Award, continues its worldwide success.11. Dec 2017, at 16:35

Director Iveta Grófová receives the prize in Tallin

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