Czech Open 2012 launched in London
16.03.2012 / 13:25
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Czech Open 2012 is a cultural season in London in March – August which offers a variety of programmes set in the Islington borough, where the official Czech House will be based during the London 2012 Olympic Games. The season has been conceived as a broad collaboration of local artists, cultural institutions, children with Czech artists, designers, musicians, filmmakers and presents many new, original and commissioned artworks.
Czech Open 2012 is organised by Czech Centre London in collaboration with the Czech Olympic Committee, Islington Council, Embassy of the Czech Republic in the UK, the City of Prague, Czech British Chamber of Commerce and other partners.
For a detialed programme please visit the pages of the Czech Centre in London.
Ambassador Michael Žantovský, President of the Czech Olympic Committe Milan Jirásek, and Phil Kelly, the Mayor of Islington.
Distinguished guests of the Czech Open 2012 launch reception.