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Elaine Ford Sutnar, the wife of Radoslav L. Sutnar, passed away after a long and severe illness on February 21, 2019.
The Sutnar building hosted a social evening for graduates and partners of the University of West Bohemia.
The fifth annual Ladislav Sutnar Prize goes to outstanding artists, pedagogues and institutions, which have influenced significantly the world of art and design.
Teendesign is an annual international art and design competition for secondary school students (age 15+). The main objective of the competition is to search for new talents, to support young talented students in their creative activities and encourage them to pursue their studies at art universities. The competition has been open to international students since 2012.
The Teendesign competition helps young artists to show and prove their talent and it gives them a chance to win free tuition or discounts on courses of ArtCamp, the international summer school of art held at the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art in Pilsen – the European Capital of Culture 2015. This way they can spend a part of their summer holidays in a creative and international environment and develop their talent in courses led by renowned Czech and international artists.
Have you aready created your MASTERPIECE?
The word „masterpiece“ used to refer to the work of a journeyman who aspired to become a master craftsman. In order to achieve this goal he was required to do work of exceptional quality appreciated by experienced jury members deciding about his promotion. When using this word today, we refer to any artwork of exceptional quality which gives us clear message about the values it represents. Have you ever created a piece of art which is important for you and for people around you? Has it been appreciated or has it won any award? If your answer is yes and your artwork falls into the field of Design, Graphic Design and Visual Communication, Photography, Illustration and Multimedia, then go ahead and submit it into the Teendesign competition. And if your answer is no, then do not hesitate and start working on it!
FUTURE CITY is the topic of Teendesign 2019.
You can submit your artwork in five categories and you can even send more than one piece of art.
The deadline for submitting your work is 30 November 2019.
Please find the complete instructions and competition rules here.
The authors of the best works in each category will win free tuition in a one-week course of their choice at ArtCamp 2020 which will take place 13 – 31 July 2020. Those on second a third places in each category will receive discounts for ArtCamp and other attractive prizes.
So do not hesitate and join in Teendesign 2019!
New exhibition at the Ladislav Sutnar Gallery presents storyboards created by Kurt van der Basch.
LSFDA student designs an application to help patients with the Alzheimer disease.
The award goes to four outstanding artists and one renowned educational institution.
Join in and spend up to three weeks in the creative environment of the ArtCamp summer school.
The late Institute was established 12 years ago.
LSFDA calls for nominations for the fifth annual Ladislav Sutnar Prize.
Animated series created by the students of the Animation and Interactive Art studio goes international.
The Ladislav Sutnar Gallery presents artwork by Bedřich Kocman.
The interactive heart created by our students will beat at the Fusion Hotel Prague until 30 April.
Our building has turned into a giant exhibition space again.
International meeting of art universities brought representatives of numerous art schools and institutions to the LSFDA.
The winners of the third annual comic art competition CZ.KOMIKS.15 come from our faculty.
The students of the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art received 12 awards in the Czech National Award for Student Design competition.
The Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art realized three sculptures for the public space in Pilsen.
The 4th annual photo symposium focused on the topic "Photography and Society".
An extraordinary concert took place at the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art.
Memorial to Jiri Trnka unveiled on the occasion of the 17 November celebrations
A sculpture inspired by Ladislav Sutnar´s "Build the Town" is located in front of the faculty bearing his name.
Head of the Design field of study at the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art doc. Frantisek Pelikan has received the Artistic Award of the City of Pilsen for his lifelong achievements.
Frantisek Pelikan is a renowned Czech designer whose work includes design of trams, trains, cars and other vehicles but also extensive pedagogical work. He helped to establish the late Institute of Art and Design, now Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art, where he heads the design fields of study. He is a holder of numerous design awards.
New exhibition at the West Bohemian Museum in Pilsen presents Sutnar´s work in the field of applied art.