LIFE OF A PHOTOJOURNALIST

LIFE OF A PHOTOJOURNALIST

The discussion with Polish photographer Kuba Kaminski about a photojournalists’ work will be held in Polish and interpreted into Czech. On Monday, December 2nd, 2019 at 7 PM.

GUIDED TOUR – TORSO | A RETROSPECTIVE

GUIDED TOUR – TORSO | A RETROSPECTIVE

Guided by the curator Pavel Vančát and the photographer Jan Malý.

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Starts at 6 p.m.


Guided tour is held in Czech.

Reservation required at lgp@lgp.cz (limited space). Thank you for your understanding.

PHOTOGRAPHER MILOŇ NOVOTNÝ

PHOTOGRAPHER MILOŇ NOVOTNÝ

Leica Gallery Prague invites you to the discussion with the photographer Dana Kyndrová. She will speak about the works and the life of Miloň Novotný. On Monday, 12 December 2011 at 7 pm.

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Photographs from the discussion

ETHIOPIA OMO RIVER

ETHIOPIA OMO RIVER

Roman Burda – author of the new photographic book ETHIOPIA OMO RIVER will discuss with Karel Kerlický and Jan Kalousek.

Fotogalerie

On Monday, 16 January 2012 at 7 pm in Leica Gallery Prague.

PHOTOGRAPHER DAGMAR HOCHOVÁ AND HER LIFE

PHOTOGRAPHER DAGMAR HOCHOVÁ AND HER LIFE

The life of Dagmar Hochová according to Olga Sommerová

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TRANSFORMATION OF THE CZECH SOCIETY AFTER 1989…

TRANSFORMATION OF THE CZECH SOCIETY AFTER 1989…

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Photographs from the discussion

Mgr. Jiří Siostrzonek, Ph.D.

Jiří Siostrzonek (1954, Opava) is the deputy leader of the FPF Institute of Creative Photography of Silesian University in Opava, where he teaches the principles of sociology and art psychology, history of visual arts and cinematography. He lectures at the Philosophical Faculty of Palacký University in Olomouc, at Tomáš Baťa University in Zlín and also at the universities in Polish Poznan, Katowice, Krakow and Wroclaw.


The discussion takes place in Leica Gallery Prague on Monday 30. 1. 2012 at 7 p.m.

SEVEN YEARS OF FRAME COMPETITION

SEVEN YEARS OF FRAME COMPETITION

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Photographs from the discussion

About the competition
FRAME is an annual international photographic competition for professional photographers and students of schools of photography from The Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary.

Why
The objective of FRAME is to provide photographers from central Europe with a recognized public forum for creative photographic expression.

For whom
FRAME is oriented exclusively towards professional photographers and students of photographic schools and places no restrictions on their choice of themes, genres or photographic technique.

Organizers
FRAME is a photographic competition organized by MIMO association and photo group Jasan.

Jury
Results are decided by a five-member panel of experts. Jurors in previous years have been Miroslav Vojtěchovský, Jindřich Štreit, Jana Bömerová, Josef Moucha, Jana Hojstričová, Lucia L. Fišerová, Tomáš Pospěch, Ivan Pinkava, Aleš Kuneš, Jiří Pátek, Pavel Dias, Peter Korniss, Iren Stehli, Miroslav Hladík.

Deadline
Submitted works must be delivered only between 24 October 2010 and 18 November 2011.
The jury meeting will take place on 24 November 2011.

Exhibitions
Awarded works are organized into one exhibit and
displayed at several exhibitions during the year (The Brno House of
Arts, Leica Gallery Prague, Month of Photography Bratislava,
Fotofestiwal Lodz, FotoFest Košice, VAM DESIGN Budapest etc.)

Contact
www.fotoframe.net

PHENOMENON OF INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY

PHENOMENON OF INSTANT PHOTOGRAPHY

Discussion, connected with baptism of new issue of magazine Temnokomornik, which is dedicated to instant photography and polaroid. We will talk about polaroid phenomenon with authors, who participated in last issue:

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Photographs from the discussion

Jan Hnízdo

– former curator of The International Polaroid Collection, photographer and owner of the biggest Polaroid camera 50×60 cm.


Andrea Tonellotto

– Italian photographer, who is introduced in magazine. He shots modern Italian architecture with new Impossible films. His saturated polaroids remind abstract paintings.


Rudolf Jung

– graduated FAMU and now chief of photo department in Czech Television. He used slides material PolaChrome HC.


Jiří George Ksandr

– with camera obscura and polaroid he shot Manhattan in NY.


Šimon Vejvančický

– he shots industrial buildings in Kladno


Michal Čáp a Tomáš Nosek

– from PolaroidLove team, they spread polaroid and new Impossible films among new fans.


The talk and baptism will take place in Leica Gallery Prague on Monday 13th February from 7 pm.

JAPAN

JAPAN

Leica Gallery Prague, 7 pm

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Photographs from the discussion

Japanese documentary photography from the 60’s up to the present and photographic series “Lifestyle of Japan” (author Daniel Šperl) and “Prague–Tokio” (author Yoshimi Yokoyama).


Yoshimi Yokoyama was born 24th June 1975 in Kagoshima JAPAN. She studied English literature in Waseda University. She completed her B.A. After the experience of photo assistant, she started to work as photographer for Japanese fashion magazines from 1998. 2005 she moved to Czech Republic and started to study photography at FAMU in Prague. She studyed photography in Institute of creative photography in Silesia University in Opava. She lives in Prague.


Daniel Šperl was born April 12, 1966 in Tabor. He currently lives and works in Prague. From 1986 to 1990, he studied at the Institute for Creative Photography of the Union of Czech Photographers. In 1991, he began photography studies at Academy of Performing Arts (FAMU), Department of Still Photography in Prague, initially part-time and then full-time beginning in 1993. He spent a part of studies in France and in Japan at the invitation of the Japanese Photographic Association. He completed his M.F.A. degree at FAMU in 1999, where he is now preparing his doctoral thesis. He has had extensive stays in the US from 2000 to 2004. The Leica Gallery Prague, who he works closely with, has represented him for several years. He also works as a freelance cameraman.
Daniel Šperl specializes in black and white and documentary photography, and publishes at home and abroad.

CONTROVERSIES

CONTROVERSIES

PAVEL BAŇKA

PAVEL BAŇKA

On Monday, 10th October 2011, at 7 pm.

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DISCUSSION WITH BOHDAN HOLOMÍČEK

DISCUSSION WITH BOHDAN HOLOMÍČEK

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PHOTOGRAPHS FROM THE DISCUSSION