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Spring jazz days bring jazz, R&B and soul from all over the worldVideo

Estonian, Israeli and US musicians join forces in the spring edition of Bratislava Jazz Days.25. Apr 2018, at 17:30

Ester Rada

Slovak film awards handed out, architects appraisedPhoto

Six of 17 possible awards went to block-buster The Line (Čiara), followed by The Little Habrour (Piata Loď). The Film Institute decided to celebrate lesser known film professions, and this year architects and set…24. Apr 2018, at 17:03

Peetr Bebjak receives the Sun in a Net award for The Line (the film got six prizes in total).

Slovak Philharmonic plays a work by Slovak composer in national premierePhoto

The two concerts at the end of this week will he conducted by British Slovak Philharmonic principal conductor, James Judd and feature British pianist Stephen Hough.19. Apr 2018, at 19:43

Stephen Hough

Nu Dance Fest focuses on anniversaries, Czech & Slovak collaborationPhoto

This time around the contemporary dance festival is offering the leitmotiv of Czechoslovakia, ongoing Czech and Slovak cooperation as well as Slovak collaboration with other countries, including Canada and Slovenia.18. Apr 2018, at 15:44

Nu Dance Fest 2018 - Clara Furey, Peter Jaško: Untied Tales (CA/SK)

Hollywood filmmakers to visit Bratislava festivalPhoto

The seventh year of the Visegrad Film Forum has attracted guests experienced on the international film scene, including an editor, a cinematographer, and an architect of great, legendary movies, among others.16. Apr 2018, at 23:25

12 Monkeys

Žilina to experience “musical feast of the year”

The annual festival of classical music this time around presents eleven laureates of international performing competitions, as well as the local Slovak Sinfonietta, State Slovak Philharmonic Košice and Slovak Youth…12. Apr 2018, at 7:55

Sergey Malov - violoncello da spalla

Slovak photographer ended third in FEP competitionPhoto

Tomáš Hulík got a bronze statuette of a camera from a professionals’ competition in Dublin.10. Apr 2018, at 1:40

Photographer Tomáš Hulík

R&B and Hip-hop festival to bring Slovak, US musiciansPhoto

The first edition of a new event presents Slovak-US cooperation, as well as a music celebrity who connects both countries.9. Apr 2018, at 1:25

Angela Johnson

The Dominik Tatarka literary prize went to an intellectual, an ecumenical team of authors

The awards hailing Slovak dissident intellectual and writer went to „a collection of critical texts and the 5th volume of comments to Psalms”.28. Mar 2018, at 6:35

L-R: Laureates of the Dominik Tatarka Award 2017 Miloš Lichter, Misho Kapustin and Bohdan Hroboň on the award gala, March 13, 2018 in Bratislava.
UPDATED: March 27, 16:00

UPDATED Easter menu in Slovak PhilharmonicPhoto

The end of March and beginning April – which includes Easter – is marked by concerts with the Slovak Philharmonic's chief conductor James Judd, with special seasonal treats.23. Mar 2018, at 13:05

SF principal conductor James Judd

Slovak musicians go AmericanPhoto

Two Slovak musical projects have not just gone to US recording studios but also joined forces with American musicians.19. Mar 2018, at 5:45

Eugen Botoš and Dionne Warwick

Slovak Philharmonic streaming celebrates 10 yearsPhoto

The Slovak Philharmonic was the first music institution in the country to launch live streams, starting February 22, 2008.2. Mar 2018, at 16:23

Slovak Philharmoncis with Pinchas Steinberg

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 Insects

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.

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