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TOP 5 of the Bratislava Jazz Days 2017Photo

The traditional feast of jazz music that has also evolved into the weekend to meet among Bratislava locals and visitors has already announced a full programme for the weekend of October 20-22 in the Bratislava…16. Oct 2017, at 6:20

Portico Quartet

Jára Cimrman at Visegrad Days in KošiceVideo

The festival connecting four Visegrad Countries strives to be a representative anthology of Slovak, Czech, Polish and Hungarian theatre, music and visual art. One of the theatre pieces offered is a performance of…13. Oct 2017, at 7:05

Period poster of the Záskok / The Stand-In piece

One World explores the latest events, political as well as social

The film festival organised by a non-profit organisation focusing on foreign aid for those in need, explores the most current trends, phenomena and events through the eyes of Slovak and foreign film-makers, in…10. Oct 2017, at 7:15

FC Roma, Czech documentary

26th year of BIB moves placePhoto

After 50 years, the prestigious competition and exhibition of book illustrations for children has moved to another venue.4. Oct 2017, at 6:55

Slovak Daniela Olejníková won the Golden Apple at BIB 2017

Sunday Rest: Gothic Art in Slovakia from around 1500

On the first day of October, the only event of the Sunday Rest cycle explores the current exhibition entitled Master of Okoličné and the Gothic Art of Spiš from around 1500.29. Sep 2017, at 0:30

A Sunday Rets in English will focus on Master of Okoličné exhibition on Ocotber 1.
UPDATED: Sep 26, 15:00

Top five concerts of the BHSPhoto

The Bratislava Music Festival offers a host of various events between September 28 and October 15 in its 57th year but for the mainstream fans of classical music, there are some special treats.26. Sep 2017, at 13:42

Jmes Judd wil conduct Slovak Philharmonics at the opening concert.

Brazilslava 2017 comes to the capital

Several festivals of foreign cultures enhance the Slovak capital. A newcomer in this field is Brazilslava, a word play suggesting Brazilian arts and culture have come to Bratislava.12. Sep 2017, at 6:25

Carmela Gross, a contemporary artist will exhibit a light installation at LAB, Kunsthalle Bratislava
UPDATED: Sep 18, 14:30

Slovak Theatre in London to tour SlovakiaPhoto

An expat theatre ensemble performing both in Slovak and in English will return to their homeland in September with their new play.4. Sep 2017, at 7:30

Slovak Theatre in London: Academy for Women

Sunday Rest exhibition introduces the Hard-boiled School of Slovak graphic art

The current exhibition of one generation of Slovak graphic artists offers a special event for English-speaking art lovers.30. Aug 2017, at 23:50

Hard-boiled School (of Slovak graphic art) in SNG Bratislava.

Cinemas draw more visitors than in 2016; Slovak films are biggest blockbusters

One third more people visited Slovak cinemas in the first half of 2017 than in the same period last year.21. Aug 2017, at 6:20

A wedding scene from Čiara - The Line

Marián Varga was unique, as musician and personality

The man who was behind several of Slovak firsts – like the first art-rock band in then-communist Czechoslovakia, or the first original Slovak modern musical – died at the beginning of August. His friends and…18. Aug 2017, at 6:10

L-R: M.Varga, F. Frešo, P. Hammel and R. Griglák at the legendary "Zleená pošta" concert of Konvergencie festival

Summer entices everyone outdoors – even statuesPhoto

The 22nd edition of the Statue and Object festival presents sculptured artworks from Slovakia and other countries, not just in a dozen galleries but also in the garden of the presidential palace in the capital.26. Jul 2017, at 17:43

Statue and Object in GMB - Christo: Floatin Piers

Slovak Peter Bebjak receives award from Karlovy Vary film fest

Among the winners of the 52nd year of the International Film Festival (IFF) Karlovy Vary, there is one Slovak; his film was even praised by the Variety and Hollywood Reporter.17. Jul 2017, at 17:09

The Line movie

Dance theatre Ifjú Szivék returns to Avignon

The dance piece Finetuning, which combines traditional folk music and central-European dance has been invited back to the theatre festival in France.4. Jul 2017, at 18:15

FineTuning performance of Ifjú Szivék ensemble in Avignon, France
UPDATED: Sep 25, 19:30

Ballet legend Sergei Polunin will be guest of SND

The world-renowned personality of contemporary ballet will present two choreographies at the Slovak National Theatre in September.3. Jul 2017, at 15:14

Sergei Polunin

Art Film Fest celebrates a quarter of century, offers new releases

The 25th year of the international film festival, Art Film Fest will take place, for the second time, in the eastern-Slovak city of Košice, again offering a host of movies, film-makers as guests, film theoreticians…16. Jun 2017, at 7:05

Art Film Fest and its president, Milan Lasica

Slovak artist Želibská exhibits at Venice BiennialVideo

The multi-media installation of Jana Želibská, Swan Song Now (Labutia Pieseň Teraz) is part of the Czech and Slovak Pavilion at the 57th international Biennial of Visual Art in Venice.5. Jun 2017, at 18:57

Jana Želibská: Swan Song Now / Labutia pieseň teraz; multi-media installation. 2017.

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