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HOMMAGE á Bach is a beneficial concert for the Cancer Research Foundation at the occasion of the 253th anniversary of Johann Sebastian Bach's death. Austrian violinist Patricia Kopatchinskaya and Slovak violinist Ivana Pristašová, along with Bratislava chamber musicians, will perform works by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach and Johann Sebastian Bach. The event is on July 20 and starts at 20: 00 in Veľký evanjelický kostol (The Big Evangelical Church) on Panenská. Tickets cost Sk120 at the door. Tel: 0905/716-851.


LIVE MUSIC: Musica Nocturna - Zoro Laurinc performs chanson songs with Stano Herka's Jazz Quartet as a part of the Old Town Summer Festival.
Starts: Jul 16 at 21:30. Admission: free. Nádvorie Zichyho paláca (Zichy Palace Courtyard), Ventúrska 9. Tel: 02/5443-1681.

EXHIBITION: Don Quixote Today - Ján Ilavský and Svetlana Ilavská exhibit their paintings full of colour and shapes.
Open Mon-Fri 14:00-18:00 until September 2. Admission: free. Galéria Slofa (Slofa Gallery), Nám. SNP 6. Tel: 02/5478-9416.

EXHIBITION: Anastázia Miertušová - Collection of portraits and geometrical abstract paintings.
Open Tue-Sat 16:00-19:00 till Aug 8. Admission: free. Galéria Ardan (Ardan Gallery), Lermontovova 14. Tel: O2/5249-1197.

EXHIBITION: Pavel Rudolf - Display of works based on logical construction and mathematics.
Open Tue-Sun 10:00-18:00. Admission: free. Galéria Komart (Komart Gallery), Zámočnícka 8. Tel: 02/5441-2918


TO SEE the Invisible is an original and non-traditional multimedia project by Slovak Edita Vološčuková and Ukrainian Vasil Roman taking place at the Šariš Gallery in Prešov. The exhibition offers visitors the chance to come into direct contact with art works. Open Tue-Sat 9:00-17:00 and Sun 14:00-18:00 until August 31. Admission: Sk20. Šarišská galéria Prešov, Hlavná 53, Prešov. Tel: 051/7725-423. .
photo: Edita Vološčuková

CLASSICAL MUSIC: Kremnica Castle Organ Music Festival - Maestro Frederico Andreoni performs international composers.

Starts: Jul 20 at 18:00. Tickets: Sk60. Kostol sv. Kataríny (St. Catherine Church), Kremnica. Tel: 02/5441-0402.

PHOTO EXHIBITION: Beauties of Poľana - The hill of Poľana that dominates volcano mountains of the same name is one of the largest extinct volcanoes in Europe.

Open Mon-Fri 8:00-16:00, Sun 9:00-16:00 until August 31. Stredoslovenské múzeum - Tihányiovský kaštieľ (Central-Slovak Museum - Tihányi Manor-House), Radvanská 27, Banská Bystrica. Tel: 048/4103-376.


EXHIBITION: Rhythms, Lines and Numbers - Abstract paintings by Ján Kuchta.

Open Tue-Fri 8:30-17:00, Sat-Sun 8:00-12:00 until September 30. Admission: Sk10. Galéria umelcov Spiša (The Artists of Spiš Gallery), Zimná 46, Spišská Nová Ves. Tel: 053/4464-710.

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