SUMMARY The author reminds us of Emil Belluš as a celebrity with broad cultural and creative background, who integrated in his creation nearly all the artistic branches. His friendship and cooperation with painters, writers, journalists, researchers and sportsmen enriched his life which had been fully reflected in his designs. Emil Belluš as an architect with […]

Roma ethnic group

Mária Derevencová, Lenka Lovišková, Pavol Korček

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SUMMARY The funeral and commemorative architecture is a fascinating cultural phenomenon. These emotively powerful structures have the special power to touch us and stimulate metaphysical refl ections, human imagination and emotional perception as well. They try to provide immortality, the eternal remembrance and the fame to the deceased buried in their space. These facts make […]

SUMMARY In the year of 1989, when the political regime changed in Slovakia, the conditions for formation of new cultural spaces changed, too. Before then, the state controlled the cultural life, and after 1989 private independent groups took the initiative. Adaptation of derelict industrial, sport and transport buildings become the most common way to respond […]