Artists


Pavla Aubrechtová, Václav Bláha, Magdalena Bláhová, Hugo Demartini, Teresa Diehl, Bedřich Dlouhý, Galli, Vladimír Gebauer, Marie-Ange Guilleminot, Katharina Gun Oehlert, Candida Höfer, Sopho Chkhikvadze, Jiří Kolář, Běla Kolářová, Radek Kratina, Sigalit Landau, Sigrún Ólafsdóttir, Daniel Pešta, Luboš Plný, Cornelia Renz, Paulina Skavova, Ulrike Rosenbach, Pavel Roučka, Volker Sieben, Adriena Šimotová, Kai Teichert, Jitká Válová, Květa Válová, Anna Zemánková

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Prague Museum Night 2017

June 10, 2017 at 7 pm


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GALLERY WEEKEND PRAGUE 2017

... weekend, when the galleries are open!!!


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The first Gallery Weekend Prague 2017 will take place in Prague with over two dozen Prague galleries!

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CONTINUITY
Vladimír Novák

YEAR OF CZECH LEGENDS

MuMo Praha

Vladimír Novák  first emerged on the Czech art scene in the 1970s with emphatic and expressive paintings that represented a return to the figure. The exhibition at the Museum Montanelli aims to be a dialogue between Novák’s most recent and his oldest work.

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Between Asceticism and Ecstasy

Pavel Roučka


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Pavel Roučka’s exhibition at the Museum Montanelli presents the established but constantly experimental work of a painter in his prime. 

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YEAR OF CZECH LEGENDS
– Václav Bláha

Václav Bláha


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Museum Montanelli launches the new exhibition season on 13 September 2016 with an exhibition by Václav Bláha.

The exhibition is being organized on the occasion of what would have been the 80th birthday of former Czech president Václav Havel and will be held as part of the Václav Havel Library’s HAVEL@80 program.

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Guided tour of Substantia Nigra exhibition again in May


11.5.2016

We cordially invite you to guided tour of Substantia Nigra exhibition with curator Dadja Altenburg Kohl, 11 May 2016 at 5 pm.

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Artist talk with Kai Teichert at Museum Montanelli


15/6/2016 at 6 p.m.
We cordially invite you to the discussion with German artist Kai Teichert on Wednesday June 15, 2016 at 6 p.m. at Museum Montanelli. Teichert will introduce his work within current exhibition Substantia Nigra and a catalogue published on this occasion.
Talks will be in English and German language.

Prague Museum Night 2016


June 11, 2016 at 7 pm

Desire, Passion, the Unconscious! Museum Montanelli presents erotic works of art full of mystery, sophisticated sensuality and organic delight. Artist Kai Teichert has also created several large-format murals for the museum.

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Substantia Nigra

Kai Teichert

MuMo Praha
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In this monographic exhibition, artist Kai Teichert explores his own inner strength. Following an imaginary beam of light, he sets out on a journey into his innermost self in an attempt at breaking free from rational perception.

The exhibition was supported by Czech-German Future Fund.

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Rozcestníky – Crossroads

Stefan Häfner, Marcel Schmitz, Ota Prouza

MuMo Praha
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“Crossroads,” the new joint project by ABCD and the Museum Montanelli, presents works by three contemporary international art brut artists who share a common theme: the city as a place that defines our lives.

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The terrifying and enchanting objects of Daniel Pešta in Venice

Palazzo Bembo, Venice
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At the prestigious Personal Structures exhibition, the Czech Republic is represented by Daniel Pešta and his projects entitled Annunciation and Nocturnal Head Records.

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NaFilM!

Film museum in Prague?

MuMo Praha
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The interactive NaFilM (“National Film Museum”) exhibition project aims to introduce visitors to Czech film. Come to discover the mystery of the film image, sound and noise.

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Prague museum night 2015

MuMo Praha
13/6/2015 7 pm – 1 am

NaFilM! A Film Museum in Prague?

Did you know that films were never silent? Or that firefighters were among the first cinephiles? Come and find out at the Museum Montanelli located right in the center of Prague! We want to show you that film is not just what you see in the cinema.

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Return of the King

Bedřich Dlouhý


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The new exhibition aims to reflect the broad range of Bedřich Dlouhý’s work, with a particular focus on recent works.

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To Die for Immortality

James Ensor

MuMo Praha
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The Museum Montanelli has received the unique opportunity to present a loan of a unique collection of 52 drawings, engravings, and lithographs by that “visionary of modernity”, predecessor to expressionism and surrealism, Belgian painter and graphic artist James Ensor (1860-1949).

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Thank you, Mr. President,
you are always with us…

Short film clip with Václav Havel


From 15th November 2014 on the occasion of Velvet Revolution anniversary
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I was born in your bed

Daniel Pešta

Litomyšl
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An exhibition by multimedia artist Daniel Pešta, whose work was featured in the 2013 Venice Biennale, will now be exhibited comprehensively for the first time in the Czech Republic. The project, which is dominated by two large-format pieces of video art, is about the phenomenon of the Romani issue and individuals’ attitudes toward it.

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Sustained Expansion

Sigrún Ólafsdóttir

MuMo Praha
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For the first time ever, leading Icelandic artist Sigrún Ólafsdóttir will present her work in the Czech Republic.

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Art Brut from Japan

MuMo Praha
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The third joint project of the Museum Montanelli and the ABCD Civic Association oriented towards spontaneously created art works is focused on contemporary Japanese art brut. The works of the artists who will be represented during the MuMo exhibition have been shown successfully in previous years in the Collection de l‘art brut museum in Lausanne in Switzerland and subsequently in Paris at the Halle Saint Pierre Museum.

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Venice…Venice!

MuMo Praha
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Exhibition from the DrAK Foundation collection

M. Bláhová, V. Bláha, K. Heilmayer, K.G.Oehlert, D. Pešta, P. Roučka, P. Skavová, A. Šimotová, J. Zrzavý

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I was born in your bed

Venice, Italy
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On the premises of the Sala del Camino in the former monastery of Saints Cosmas and Damian two videoarts will be presented under the title I WAS BORN IN YOUR BED, as well as the cycle of painted portraits of Roma children performing in the videoart entitled I AM A GYPSY, AND YOU?

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Art amidst the Catastrophe

Daniel Pešta

Berlin, Deutscher Bundestag
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Výstava Umění uprostřed katastrofy (Kunst in der Katastrophe) představuje výsledek dlouholeté spolupráce Muzea Montanelli a Centra pronásledovaného umění při Muzeu umění Solingen. Různí autoři se svými díly snaží upozornit na situaci politicky a kulturně pronásledovaných umělců, vyzývají k empatii, žádají základní demokratické hodnoty a volají po toleranci vůči odlišnému smýšlení.

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Come – if you love

Katharina Gun Oehlert

MuMo Praha
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Katharina Gun Oehlert in the Museum Montanelli. On display will be her paintings and objects.

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ART BRUT:
Anatomia Metamorphosis

Anna Zemánková, Luboš Plný, František Dymáček

Saarländische Galerie – Europäisches Kunstforum, Berlin
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The Anatomia Metamorphosis project is devoted to three Czech creators of art brut.

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Outsider art / Gigantomachy

Outsider art: Collection of Pavel Konečný, Karel Havlíček: Gigantomachy

MuMo Praha
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Two parallel exhibitions, which will receive their Prague premieres in MuMo, will acquaint the visitor with two opposing poles of Czech spontaneous art.

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Xu Zhen: Forbidden Castle

MuMo Praha
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“Forbidden Castle” presents a selection of work by Xu Zhen, one of the most radical and humorous artists working in China today.

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Dreams and Nightmares

Collection of paintings from the Museum of Persecuted Arts in Solingen.

MuMo Praha
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The guest of the Montanelli Museum of Prague is the collection of paintings from the Museum of Persecuted Arts in Solingen.

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Gravitation Zero

Daniel Pešta (with a homage to Pina Bausch)

Museum of art in Solingen
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The Secret
of Pavla Aubrechtová,
The Cabinet
of Vladimír Gebauer

MuMo Praha
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Both artists, Pavla Aubrechtová and Vladimír Gebauer, belong to the generation arriving on the scene in the oppressive atmosphere of the mid-1970s, when freedom of speech was limited in all artistic fields. It continues to explore the experimental trends of the 1960s.The exhibition in the Montanelli Museum offers an entirely new and exceptional glimpse at the life and work of both these authors.

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Levitation

Daniel Pešta

Felix-Nussbaum-Haus, Osnabrück
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Between 17. 9. 2011 and 27. 11. 2011 the Felix-Nussbaum-Haus / Museum of Modern Art Osnabrück will be presenting an authorial exhibition by the Czech artist Daniel Pešta. His works will be displayed in the historical part of the museum as well as in the new premises opened this year, which were designed by the American architect Daniel Libeskind.

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ART BRUT:
Anatomia Metamorphosis

Anna Zemánková / Luboš Plný / František Dymáček

MuMo Praha
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The exhibition presents works by two already world-renowned Czech authors of art brut – Anna Zemánková (1908 – 1986) and Luboš Plný (*1961) in company with those of the newly discovered artist František Dymáček (1929 – 2003). The selection of works is aimed at the reflecting of corporeality in their artistic creations and at the formal or contentual parallels connecting the works of all these three authors.

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Maria Maria 1511/2011

Albrecht Dürer, Teresa Diehl

MuMo Praha
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Dürer’s portrayal of the Virgin Mary in a dialogue with contemporary art.
The “Maria Maria 1511/2011” exhibition is the result of a collaboration between the Montanelli Museum in Prague and the Felix Nussbaum House/Museum of Cultural History in Osnabrück, who will loan Prague their collection of graphic works by Albrecht Dürer which forms the core of the exhibition.

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Levitation

Daniel Pešta

MuMo Praha
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Museum Montanelli in Prague presents a hitherto unseen collection of works by the Czech artist Daniel Pešta. The exhibition will include objects, videos, installations, hanging pictures, spatial images and drawings.

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Phenomenon Roučka

Pavel Roučka

Saarländische Galerie, Berlin
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Pavel Roučka is that rare artist whose work has long continued to increase in expressiveness and monumentality. Although he originally emerged from the New Figuration, he gradually broke free of diverse influences in order to achieve his own unmistakable form of expression.

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Selfportrait V

Bedřich Dlouhý

MuMo Praha
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The monographic exhibition of Bedřich Dlouhý /Self-portrait V., subtitled King of Art 1. reflects the artist’s works, which mostly come from the collection of the DrAK Foundation. Dlouhý´s steady artistic brushwork unifies the exhibition through the element of the aesthetics of strangeness, which became an integral part of Dlouhý´s works thanks to his activity in the art group Šmidrové (Lazy Eyes), and due to the difficult post-war period, during which Dlouhý´s artistic expression was profiled.

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Opening

Maja Bajević, Magdalena Bláhová, Galli, Marie-Ange Guilleminot, Mona Hatoum, Candida Höfer, Rebecca Horn, Sopho Chkhikvadze, Běla Kolářová, Katarzyna Kozyra, Sigalit Landau, Dorota Nieznalska, Cornelia Renz, Ulrike Rosenbach, Sarah Schönfeld, Agata Siwek, Adriena Šimotová, Dorothea Tanning, Rosemarie Trockel, Jitka Válová, Monika Weiss

MuMo Praha
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Prague Biennale 4

Maja Bajevic, Sigalit Landau, Daniel Pešta, Ulrike Rosenbach

Karlínská hala, Praha
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