Two new exhibitions open today at The House of Arts (Dům umění města Brna). Photo: K. O. Hrubý, Brno, Evening in the Rain, 1960, private archive 

Brno, Dec 6 (BD) – Last year, Karel Otto Hrubý would have celebrated his 100th birthday. K. O. Hrubý was a photographer, teacher, curator, and author of literature about photography.

His legacy will be commemorated in a retrospective exhibition mapping his photographic work.

The exhibition will feature live photography, portraits, landscapes, snapshots from everyday life, photographs of the metamorphosing city, and theatre and staged photography.

K. O. Hrubý, Brno, Centrum, 1957, private archive

Read about “Karel Otto Hrubý in Context” in a text by Antonín Dufek, translated by Derek Paton: download here.

The paintings of Tadeáš Kotrba reflect the artist’s own experiences and memories, invoking the feelings behind them as well as existential thoughts of a more general nature. Click for details.

Tadeáš Kotrba, For an Instant the Abstract World Materialized Before Me, 2016

The official exhibitions’ opening ceremony was yesterday (Dec. 5) at The House of Arts.

The House of Arts. Photo: Michaela Dvořáková

Karel Otto Hrubý – Photographer, Teacher, Theorist
6/12 – 4/3 2018
The House of Arts
Malinovského nám. 2, Brno
Open: Tue – Sun 10 am – 6 pm
Opening: 5/12/2017 6 pm

Tadeáš Kotrba, Three principles
6/12 – 4/3 2018
The House of Arts, Jaroslav Král Gallery
Malinovského nám. 2, Brno
Open: Tue – Sun 10 am – 6 pm
Opening: 5/12/2017 6 pm

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