The 12th Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space, the largest scenography / performance design event in the world, held once every four years, will be held in Prague, at Czech Republic, in June 2011. The traditional competitive world exhibition of performance design, in which a record number of 62 countries will be participating, will be held at the National Gallery - Veletrzni Palace. The upcoming edition of the Prague Quadrennial will offer much more, starting with a unique outdoor performing exhibition, Intersection: Intimacy & Spectacle, presenting thirty internationally acclaimed artists, including Romeo Castellucci and Josef Nadj, within an architectural environment/installation specially designed for this occasion. Additionally, a large number of projects will be on display in outdoor public spaces throughout the city - a unique occasion to discover Prague through the eyes of the world's contemporary artists. Visitors will also be able to explore various disciplines essential to the performing arts thanks to special projects focused on lighting and sound design, architecture, and costumes. Over 40,000 visitors from all over the world are expected to attend, making Prague the center of the performance world for those very special 11 days, from June 16-26, 2011.
For more information see www.pq.cz