It’s hard being the partner of a person who moves to Brno for work. These two women show us that new beginnings can open doors that we never imagined.
Author Archive: Kay Pearse
October 2018 is the 100th anniversary of the First Republic. However, Brno is not going to wait until then – we are going to start the birthday celebrations early.
The 17th Brno JazzFest, one of the biggest jazz music festivals in the CR, is about to hit the concert halls and clubs of Brno.
Did you know that we are living in a ‘golden age’ for Brno opera? Whether you are an opera buff or a newcomer – there will be something to tempt you in 2017/2018.
I knew very little about the Roma – apart from the usual negative stereotypes and the horrors of the Holocaust – so I decided to visit the Museum of Romani Culture.
On the renowned contemporary Czech sculptor and his pink tank, a massive rotating Kafka head, giant human buttocks, and such.
During a visit to the Masaryk University Bohunice campus, I discovered a fascinating collection of public art in the courtyards. Take a tour using this blog post!
You don’t have to go to Prague or Vienna to experience a proper 19th century opera box. Now is your ideal opportunity to spend time in the gorgeous Mahen Theatre — see a contemporary re-telling of the story of Swan Lake.
If you want to spend a quiet winter’s afternoon looking at a small, but beautiful art collection, go to the Governor’s Palace. OK, it’s not the Louvre or Albertina. Nonetheless, here are a few highlights to spark your curiosity!