• City Gallery of Contemporary Art



Exhibitions opening and performance:

Temporary Structures 6 (stage, educational facility, display)

  1. PLATO, Porážková 26

Admission free


We open a stage for performances designed by American artist Than Hussein Clark, a facility for educational programmes by the Czech artist Martin Zet and a presentation area (display) by the Latvian artist Daria Melnikova. Final cycle of a year-round project.

The monumental space for theatre performances, experimental concerts, art performances and discussions was created by the American artist Than Hussein Clark on a plan based on designs by the architect Walter Gropius for the unexecuted building of a “total” theatre from 1925. The facility for educational activities is the work of the Czech artist Maritn Zet who produced a “light” stage with the organic matter of a table which is actually a clay sculpture. A return to what Zet, mostly known for his actions, actually studied: monumental sculpture in the service of education. Daria Melnikova from Latvia approached her display as a stage design, with emphasis on a network of relations between fragments seemingly levitating in the space.

Than Hussein Clark, Martin Zet, Daria Melnikova

Michal Novotný, Marek Pokorný, Iveta Horáková, Alice Sovadinová

Than Hussein Clark: The Importance of a Certain Manner

Tomáš Knoflíček plays vinyls from his collection

We are also inviting you to a discussion the following day:
Thu 18.4. at 6 pm
Display: Discussion with artists on the forms of exhibiting