Václav Cílek will provide his commentary on the relationships between the ancient and current situation in the landscape of Ore Mountains, together with a walk to an ancient sanctuary which is an archeological site in the hills near the Chateau Jezeří.
The number of participant is limited: if you wish to attend, please contact the organizers.
Václav Cílek is a Czech geologist, climatologist, writer, philosopher, and science popularizer who combines a knowledge of humanities with natural science. He is author of aprox. 400 scientific topics and several books including award-winning Inscapes and landscapes and Makom book of places.
Workshop is organized by Školská 28 Gallery (DEAI/Setkání) as part of a bigger, transnational project called Frontiers of Solitude (www.frontiers-of-solitude.org/ ), supported from the EEA Grants (Iceland, Lichtenstein and Norway) through the programme CZ06 Cultural Heritage and Contemporary Art. Partners of the project are Atelier Nord in Oslo, Norway, and the Center for Visual Art Skaftfell, Iceland.