Café Chalupecký: Jindřich, Defender of Art
Saturday 22 April 2017 6:00 PM
České Budějovice, Exhibition Hall of Karmášek Printing House
Exhibition Hall of Karmášek Printing House | K. Weise 2619 | České Budějovice | www.karmasek.cz
Encounter on the occasion of the launch of the book The Defender of Modern Art dealing with Jindřich Chalupecký’s texts from the 1930s and 1940s. The book‘s author Zdeněk Brdek gave a short lecture introducing the book and the personality of Chalupecký. Other guests included art historian Filip Šenk who spoke about Jindřich Chalupecký in relation to architecture, and artist David Helán who read selected excerpts from Chalupecký’s texts during his performance. The event was held in collaboration with the Literatura žije (Literature Lives) festival.