1900-now

Events

Impressionism and After

1900 - 1905

Heroic Avant-garde

1905 - 1925

Depression and War

1925 - 1945

Post-War World

1945 - 1960

Contemporary Art

1960 - 2016

Art

Gustav Klimt

Approx. 1900

Pablo Picasso–

1907

Les Demoiselles d'Avignon

Henri Matisse

1910

Henri Rousseau

1910

Wassily Kandinsky

1911

Piet Mondrian

1915

Joan Miró

1925

René Magritte

1929

Salvador Dalì

1931

Pablo Picasso

1937

Jackson Pollock

1947

Willem de Kooning

1950 - 1952

Andy Warhol

1962

Joseph Beuys

1964

Robert Smithson

1970

Marina Abramovic & Ulay – Relationships

1975

Cindy Sherman Untitled Film Stills

1977 - 1980

Art Movements

Cubism

1907 - 1922

De Stijl

1917 - 1931

Bauhaus

1919 - 1933

Surrealism

1924 - 1966

Social Realism

1929 - Approx. 1960

Abstract Expressionism

1943 - Approx. 1965

Pop Art

1955 - Approx. 1970

Land Art

Approx. 1960 - 2016

Conceptual Art

Approx. 1960 - 2016

'85 New Wave

1985 - 1989

Politics and Social

WW1

1914 - 1918

světová hospodářská krize

1929

WW2

1939 - 1945

U.S. into WW2

1941

Cold War

1947 - 1991

Declaration of Independence of Izrael

1948

NATO formed

1949

Germany divided into capitalist West and communist East

1949

Stalin dies

1953

East German government builds Berlin Wal

1961 - 1989

John F. Kennedy assassinated

1963

Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated

1968

Iran-Iraq war

1980 - 1988

Černobyl explosion

1986

Tearing down of the Berlin Wall

1989

The fall of the Soviet Union;

1991

Pád World Trade Center v USA

2001

Technological

Airplane - First successful flight by the Wright Brothers

1903

Albert Einstein publishes paper on special theory of relativity

1905

Henry Ford begins mass production of the Model T car

1909

Thomas Alva Edison – gramofónová platňa

1914

Alexander Graham Bell makes first transcontinental telephone call

1915

Invention of the first armoured vehicle: the tank

1916

Philo T Farnsworth invents television

1922

traffic light

1923

Penicillin isolated by Alexander Fleming

1928

Microwave oven invented by Percy Spenser

1945

Contraceptive pill is invented

1954

Launch of Sputnik I, first artificial satellite

1957

Yuri Gagarin becomes first man in space

1961

Broadcast of first transatlantic television signals via satellite

1962

Neil Armstrong becomes first man on moon

1969

personal computers

1970

Apple Inc. founded

1976

World wide web

1989

iPod

2001

Cultural

Sigmund Freud, Interpretation of Dream

1900

Charlie Chaplin begins making films

1914

Museum of Modern Art opens in New York

1929

Baťa school of art open

1939 - 1949

Earnest Hemingway, For Whom the Bell Tolls

1940

Mt. Everest conquered for the first time

1953

JRR Tolkein publishes first instalments of Lord of the Rings

1954

EXPO 58 in Brussel

1958

Second Vatican Council liberalises Catholic Church

1962

The Beatles

1968

The Plastic People of the Universe

1968 - 1989

Mutějovice

1983

Škoda Favorit is produced

1987

Artistic

Otto Gutfreund – Cubist Bust

Approx. 1912 - Approx. 1913

Karel Teige – Typography

1926

Zdeněk Pěšánek – Female Torso

1936

Vladimír Boudník - structural graphics

1965

Zdeněk Sýkora

1965

Jiří Načeradský

1967

utek do hor

Eva Kmentová – Hands II.

1968

Jiří Kolář - Autoportrét

1971

Jiří Kovanda – Untitled

1976

Rostislav Vaněk – Metro system

1985

Jiří David – Inri

1987

David Černý – Pink Tank

1991

václav stratil – The Series Monastic Patient

1991

Michal Kalhous–Untitled

2000

Kristof Kintera, "I am sick of it all"

2003

Lukáš Rittstein: Křídla touhy

2003

Ján Mančuška

2004

Josef Bolf

2005

Kateřina Šedá

2008

Eva Kotatkova – from the stories

2010

jiri thyn

2010

Kristof Kintera – Mizím

2011

Jiří Černický – Křik

2011

Hl. delění

Czechoslovak Republic I.

1918 - 1939

German occupation

1939 - 1945

Czechoslovac republic II.

1945 - 1960

Czechoslovak socialist republic

1960 - 1990

Czech and Slovak Federative Republic

1990 - 1993

Czech Republic and Slovakia

1993 - 2018

Events CR

Vznik ČSR

1918

Prezidentem Vincenc Beneš

1935

Protektorát Čechy a Morava.

1939

Praha "osvobozena" Rudou armádou

1945

komunistický převrat v Československu

1948

prezident Klement Gotwald

1948

regular TV broadcast

1954

obsazení vojskami Varšavské smlouvy

1968

Pražské jaro

1968

upálení Jana Palacha

1969

vznik ČSFR

1969

prezident – Gustav Husák

1969

prezident Gustav Husák

1975

založena Charta 77

1977

Sametová revoluce

1989

prezident Václav Havel

1989

Zánik Československa

1993