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60 WORKS / 60 YEARS Karlovy Vary Art Gallery

Dates: from 19 09th 2013 to 31 12th 2013
Time: September 19, 2013 opening in 17 hours
Place: Art Gallery of Karlovy Vary , Goethe Trail 6

Karlovy Vary Art Gallery , the oldest and largest art museum in the Karlovy Vary region , hostess more than six hundred exhibitions and more than two million visitors this year celebrates sixty years anniversary of its existence. The gallery was established on 1 January 1953 Regional National Committee in Karlovy Vary is one of the first eight albums of its kind in Bohemia and Moravia. Private activity of the new institution began the fifth April 1953 exhibition Drawings Maximilian Švabinského and 22 November of the same year, it opened its first permanent exhibition of Czech art in Karlovy Varechze collections of the National Gallery in Prague. Since then, their premises were many quality exhibition projects , but also many exhibitions of the pay of their time and the former regime . There appeared the names of almost all the most influential Czech 20th century , which is also due to the orientation program of collection galleries . Junketer gallery welcomes revised interior halls on the first floor mounted new installation panels and in particular the new permanent exhibition presenting sixty important works from the rich collections of galleries, some of which are seen only rarely . Sixty-year history exhibitions, the exhibition brings documentary material from the extensive gallery archive ( collected a few hundred invitations, posters, catalogs and photographs). Jubilee exhibition project complements publications, mapping sixty years exhibition and professional activities of the institution. It includes reproductions of all 60 of the exhibited works , list of exhibitions, 1953-2013 , and also a selection of text and pictorial documentation prepared for last year's centenary of the main building of the gallery. Jubilee exhibition project illustrates the broad spectrum of action gallery on the art culture of the Karlovy Vary region and the diversity of institutions for local citizens and numerous spa guests .

The exhibition is realized with financial support from the State Fund of Culture, Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic , Karlovy Vary Region and the City of Karlovy Vary .