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KAM dovidíš /As Far as You Can See is an exhibition by painter Roland Neupauer featuring his most recent works at the GUBA Gallery at Galvaniho 15 B in Bratislava until April 15. His works feature direct, impulsive reflections of sensual perceptions in an expressive modern art form. The exhibition is open daily from 8:00 to 19:00 and neighbouring spaces within the gallery offer several additional free exhibitions. For more information, please visit www.guba.sk.


LIVE JAZZ: Chick Corea & Gary Burton Duet – It took 28 years for the team of ingenious pianist Chick Corea and vibraphone virtuoso Gary Burton to return to Bratislava. Within the “Stars of World Jazz” series, the duo offer new pieces.

Starts: April 2, 20:00; In-cheba Arena Expo, Viedenská cesta 3-7. Admission: €29-€69. Tel: 02/5293-3321; www. ticketportal.sk.


LIVE MUSIC: Nouvelle Vague – The French band led by Marc Collin and Olivier Libaux is known for adjusting tunes to the bossa nova style. This concert is the opening event of a new cultural venue, “Dunaj”, in the capital city.

Starts: March 30, 20:00; Dunaj department store, SNP Square. Admission: €19-€21. Tickets from: www.tixy.sk; www.kcdunaj.sk.


CLASSICAL MUSIC: Quasars Ensemble String Trio – P. Mosorjak on violin, P. Zwiebel on viola and A. Gál on cello play Beethoven, Albrecht, Bokes, Webern and Francaix at the Slovak National Gallery.

Starts: March 30, 18:00; SNG-Vodné kasárne, Rázusovo nábrežie 2. Admission: €1.50. More information at www. quasarsensemble.sk.


EXHIBITION: Istoty and 00:41:20-00:41:21 – The Istoty/Securities exhibition by Emöke Vargová shows her objects, installations and soft plastic artworks that seem to playfully exceed their own form.

The 00:41:20-00:41:21 exhibition by Ľudmila Pohlová shows the interaction between the artist's work and its audience within a single second.

Open: Tue-Sat 14:00-18:00 until April 3; Cyprián Ma-jerník Gallery, Zichy Palace, Ventúrska 9. Admission: free. Tel: 02/5920-1605; www. kamdomesta.sk.


EXHIBITION: Tomáš Hulík – The photos and documentaries of this young Slovak natural scientist, movie-maker and photographer offer a review of his work, focused especially on beavers and lynx in the Slovak context.

Open: Mon-Sat 12:00- 18:00; Galéria Z, Zichy Palace, Ventúrska 9. Admission: free. Tel: 0903/468-776; www. galeria-z.sk.


EXHIBITION: The Legend of Omar and Fatima – This popular romantic legend as it is envisioned by young artists R. Hornák, L. Horňáková Če-mayová and others.

Open: Tue-Fri 10:00-17:00, Sat-Sun 13:00-18:00 until April 3; Art Centrum Synagóga, Hviezdoslavova Street. Admission: free. Tel: 0902/911- 353; www.trencin.sk.


Banská Bystrica


THE LEGENDARY “alternative” band formed in 2006 from the original Dlhé Diely group which now performs under the name Longital offers a concert on March 31 at 20:30 in the brand-new Štúdio tanca venue in Banská Bystrica at Komenského 12, next to the Na Kačici secondary grammar school. Tickets cost €6 to €8 and can be purchased through www.studiotanca.sk. For more information on the band, visit www.longital.com.

Banská Bystrica

CELTIC MUSIC: “Yelen” by Gwenael Kerleo and Goulven Kervizic – The concert of this duo on Celtic harp and cello takes place within the Month of Francophony.

Starts: March 30, 18:30; Bohéma klub of the State Opera, Národná 11. Admission: €2-€4, advance sale in Alliance Française. Tel: 048/4154- 105; www.afbb.sk.

Banská Bystrica

DANCE: PoOtvárame! / We Will Open! – The Štúdio tanca theatre focusing on contemporary dance has opened new studio rooms and a series of events will symbolically “open the doors” to visitors to see how backstage actions work and what types of artistic performances can be offered in the new building.

Starts: March 26-31, 18:00- late night; Na Kačici, Ko-menského 12. Admission: some events are free; some cost €4-€8. Tel: 048/4146-540; www.studiotanca.sk.



WINE TASTING: Šťastný súdok 19. predstavenie / The Happy Keg 19th Presentation – A tasting of 10 wines from the Karpatská Perla winery in the western Slovak town of Šenkvice.

Starts: March 31; Wine Museum, Floriánova Street. Admission: €8. Tel: 051/7733 -108; More information at www. muzeumvin.sk.


EXHIBITION/MUSEUM: Cestami Rómov / On the Roma Routes – This exposition offers a review of the history of Roma in the Carpathian Basin. Another exhibition in the same museum shows 20 years of the Roma newspaper Romano Nevo Ľil in photographs.

Open: Tue-Fri 9:00-17:00, Sun 14:00-18:00 until April 15, Krajské museum, Hlavná 86. Admission: €2. Tel: 051/7734- 708; www.muzeumpresov.sk.

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