Tag: ‘urban legends’

  • Urban Legends 2:
    City as phantom and fetish
    Thematic evening
    Thursday, April 28, 2011, 7pm

    Another thematic evening dedicated to urban legends will follow the thread of Peter Janecek’s lecture, which he held in January. This time we will omit the theory of legendsa, and get closer to the city. Vaclav Hajek, visual studies theoretician, will give a lecture on the topic of “City as phantom and fetish”. After the [...]

  • Photo: Urban legends

    Year 2011 at Stanica started in gorgeous atmosphere. The first event was vernissage of the art-brut exhibition What is it like through Zuzka´s eyes, depicting daily life on rural countryside.

    Afterwards, Petr Janeček started our new longterm project Urban legends, reading from his book of the same name and presenting us popular contemporary urban myths and [...]

  • Urban Legends
    Presentation, concert, scenic reading
    Friday, January 14, 2011, 7pm

    Are there, nowadays, such stories which fascinate us all? Stories which we all can remember and share? Is there something like “the 20th Century folklore”?
    Do you remember the Black ambulance, which travels round the city kidnapping children? This one and other stories, gossips, rumours, and speculations prove that legends and other traditional genres do not [...]

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