The secret behind the glass curtain

Nový Bor, 13–15 June 2014

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13-15 June 2014
THE SECRET BEHIND THE GLASS CURTAIN

Uncover the secrets behind the glass curtain and get to know Czech design in its Kingdom of Glass. During Meet Czech Design, the town of Nový Bor will showcase the world renowned craftsmanship of Czech glassmakers and top Czech designers. Come to see glass being transformed in the hands of Bořek Šípek, Blanka Matragi, Liběna Rochová, David Vávra and Peter Olah. The Glassmaking Festival will be supported by glassworks and workshop tours, and you can try glass blowing, painting, engraving and other methods of glass decoration in the streets of the town. Bohemian glass will come alive and you can become a part of it!
 

MEET CZECH DESIGN (MCD) INFOPOINT

náměstí Míru, Nový Bor
Friday and Saturday 10:00 am – 8:00 pm, Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Design Pass registration, full information about the event and region, design library

DESIGN PASS

Every visitor can register at the MCD Infopoint or online and receive a free, exclusive Design Pass, thanks to which they will be eligible for various benefits and discounts throughout the entire series of Meet Czech Design events.

"MEET LOCAL" CITY TOUR

It runs along a new educational trail called "In the footsteps of glassmaking in Nový Bor" and includes 17 stops. Registration at the MCD Infopoint at Náměstí Míru Square; the tour starts at the same place.
Friday 3:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am, duration 1.5-2 hours.

NOVÝ BOR TOURIST INFORMATION CENTRE

T. G. Masaryka 46 – tourist information, Ivana Špuláková exhibition and the Secondary Glassmaking School of Decorative Arts exhibition, Nový Bor Opening hours: Friday and Saturday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm –5:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm,
http://www.novy-bor.cz

BIKE POINT – BIKE RENTAL

Náměstí Míru, Nový Bor, by the MCD Infopoint
Friday-Sunday 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
fee: CZK 30/hour.

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