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In 2018, students of the Studio of Sculpture and Space participated in workshops guided by professor Jiří Beránek and the result are Land-art Artworks which surround the castle Klenová.
The diploma thesis presented by a graduate of the Illustration Studio, Eva Majerová won another award. The thesis was written under the guidance of Barbara Šalamounová in 2017 and was awarded an extraordinary scholarship.
An evening organized to commemorate the anniversary of the events related to the conclusion of the Munich Agreement was a great success. You can have a look at the event thanks to the photographs taken by Štěpánka Vacková and Kryštof Novotný or enjoy a recording of the Radio Vltava.
Graduates of the Studio of Metal and Jewellery Design presented their final works at an exhibition entitled The International Graduation Show which was held at the Dutch Marzee Gallery.
The Pilsen Philharmonic, in cooperation with the Institute for the Study of Totalitarian Regimes and our Faculty, prepared a concert with compositions dedicated to the dangerous situation in then Czechoslovakia, which was endangered by Nazi Germany.
The project "Pilseñ" was carried out under the guidance of Renata Fučíková, the assistant professor at the Studio of Media and Didactic Illustrations.
The students of the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art were inspired by Sutnar's work. This inspiration resulted in the book "Sutnar Shapes" which was awarded the prestigious Red Dot Design Award. The publication was released last fall and its concept and graphic design were created by the head of the Studio of Graphic Design, Kristýna Fišerová.
The graduate movie created by Marharita Tsikhanovich "SEA", which represents her successful graduation at the Studio of Animation and Interactive Art, has garnered numerous international awards and was screened at festivals in Mexico, Great Britain, Russia, Poland and many others. Its latest achievement is the participation in the International Animation Festival in Hiroshima, Japan.
Michaela Šimůnková and Adam Frk won the European competition "Shake the Future of the Footwear Sector", whose final round was held on Monday, June 25 in Milan, Italy. They competed with designers from Portugal, Spain and Italy and succeeded with shoes that seem to float on a large three-part sole.
An international film festival dedicated to animated films took place on the shores of Lac d'Annecy during the second week of June. The MIFA (Marché International du Film d'Animation) film market, which is according to the organizers, the largest animation event in the world, took place in parallel with the festival. The film "After" made by Matouš Valchář was the only Czech film presented in the section Graduation Films in Competition.
Students of the Studio of Media and Didactic Illustration won a special award at the seventh biennial exhibition of illustration which took place in Zagreb. The assistant professor Renata Fučíková was the winner of the Great Award which she received for her drawings adorning two books: "Prague in Heart" and "Franz Kafka".
The winner in the category for the best visual impression was the computer game "Under Leaves" which was created by a student of the Studio of Animation and Interactive Art Barbora Podhorská.