Artist Group: RUBIKON 2012
Duration of the exhibition: 11 November – 21 December 2012 – The group of artists Rubikon formed around the theorist Mgr. Ivo Kren in 1997. The union of the world famous Czech glass artists Bohumil Elias jr .(1980), Jaroslav Matous (1941), Jan Exnar (1951), Jaromir Rybak (1952) and Marian Volrab (1961) offers the visitors a unique insight into the world of the Czech glass art, whereby each artist stands out with his own personal artistic statement.
Czech glass artists receive a unique education, consisting of 4 years at one of the Czech Secondary Schools of Glassmaking that are followed by 6 years at the Academy of Applied Arts in Prague. In addition to the masterly handling of glass, the artists possess outstanding skills in drawing and painting. Guests:Jiřina Žertová, Aleš Vašíček.