Spectator on facebook

Spectator on facebook

CULTURE IN SHORTS

Andy Warhol Museum in Medzilaborce gets new collections

THE ANDY Warhol Modern Art Museum in Medzilaborce (eastern Slovakia) extended its collections by several new pieces. They are comprised of 17 works by 12 artists, including Warhol.

THE ANDY Warhol Modern Art Museum in Medzilaborce (eastern Slovakia) extended its collections by several new pieces. They are comprised of 17 works by 12 artists, including Warhol.

This includes a portrait of US politician and Senator Edward Kennedy and a portfolio of four pictures of Hans Christian Andersen.

The other collections include pieces by Slovaks Rudolf Sikora, Rudolf Fila, Michal Murin, Daniel Brogyányi, Ladislav Berger, Martin Borodáč, Daniel Bidelnica and Peter Kalmus as well as Czech artist Jitka Kopejtková. They also include contemporary street-art works by two artists who work under pseudonyms: Bambi, who is from London, and Poppy, said Carmen Cilipová from the museum, as reported by TASR.

The Prešov Self-Governing Region, the Ministry of Culture and several sponsors contributed to purchase the collections, TASR reported.

The processing of personal data is subject to our Privacy Policy and the Cookie Policy. Before submitting your e-mail address, please make sure to acquaint yourself with these documents.

Top stories

Automotive industry and e-commerce drive the industrial sector

Western Slovakia with Bratislava remains the strongest locality.

Prologis Park Bratislava

The Burning Hell have warmed to Slovakia Video

There is one place in particular that the Canadian musicians have a soft spot for.

The Burning Hell will perform in Bratislava and in Banská Štiavnica.

Investigative journalists awarded for their brave deeds

Seven journalists received the White Crow award for defending the public good. The organisers of For a Decent Slovakia were given a special vote of thanks.

The award-winning journalists

Will sisters Paulína and Ivona Fialková represent Slovakia at the Biathlon World Cup?

The Slovak Biathlon Union has banned them from participating but has also registered them for the World Cup.

Paulína (left) and Ivona Fialková