Články / Culture

Slovak Philharmonic goes on online

Slovak Philharmonic goes on online

In September, Metropolitan opera in New York announced cancelling the entirety of the 20/21 season due to recommendations of health authorities regarding the situation with COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19: Promoting filming in Slovakia

COVID-19: Promoting filming in Slovakia

People working in culture are adapting their activities to the current situation. Strict hygiene measures are making large theatre, film and music production companies reduce the number of staff involv ...

Subsidies for culture and creative industry approved

Subsidies for culture and creative industry approved

The Government-approved draft amendment to the Act on Providing Subsidies gives new opportunities to address the current situation in culture and creative industries, Culture Minister Natalia Milanova (OLaNO) told a press briefing during the Government session on Wednesday.

Chaos in culture

Chaos in culture

On Monday, September 28, 2020, the Central Crisis Committee decided and Prime Minister Igor Matovic announced that as of Thursday, October 1, 2020, all cultural, sports and church mass events would be banned.

Bratislava music festival with only concert

Bratislava music festival with only concert

Among the events that have to be cancelled due to the decision of the Central Crisis Committee is the longest-running festival of classical music in Slovakia, aka Bratislava music festivities.

€20 million each earmarked for culture and sports

€20 million each earmarked for culture and sports

A total of €20 million is to be earmarked for the support of culture and another €20 million to support sports under the Recovery and Development Fund, Minister for Investments, Regional Development an ...

Slovak animated films in Vienna

Slovak animated films in Vienna

The COVID pandemic has not only put limits on various culture workers, who are complaining about losing their jobs. The strict epidemiological measures also mean the loss of audience, as many people ar ...

CULTURE IN COVID: So far, so good

CULTURE IN COVID: So far, so good

100 visitors for outdoor events and 50 attendees for indoor ones. That was the original recommendation of the pandemic committee for the number of visitors of sport and cultural events in Slovakia as o ...

Response to Kuciak murder in music

Response to Kuciak murder in music

In many different ways have artists reacted to the murder of investigative journalist Jan Kuciak and his fiancée Martina Kusnirova in 2018.