Hanka and Martin Jelínek
Hanka and Martin Jelínek live in the small village of Krásné u Sněžného. They met at the Department of Education at the Faculty of Education of Palacký University in Olomouc.
The KUŠ association
The KUŠ Association for environmental and multicultural education has for a long time been working in the region of Vysočina, focused on alternative methods of education working outside of school institutions, and making use of contemporary art techniques, placing a strong emphasis on activism and the environment.
Tereza Říčanová is an illustrator, painter, cow milker and cheesemaker, as well as a graphic designer. She also produces theater performances for children, leads numerous workshops, teaches at the Jihlava-Helenín art school, and dances as part of the Kozí Kraviny performance (staged under the auspices of the Ponec theater and the Tanec Praha festival).
Třešťský průměr is an unusually active and creative group of peers from Třešť. The group was created by joining two similarly-focused theater troupes – Natvrdlí and Tylovi vrazi.
“Order and form is tolerable only in the presence of disorder and anti-form.… Klub korealistických aktivit (or ‘cca’) is a club which was created to give people at least one striking encounter with art …
Protest Brzkov 7.09 2014, foto Olga Kališová
Uranium Extraction in Vysočina and Citizen Protests, 2022
The following text consists of excerpts from a discussion about the threat of the renewal of Uranium extraction in Vysočina. The discussion was a part of the 2016 Frontiers of Solitude exhibition in The Vysočina Regional Gallery in Jihlava.
Libor Krejcar - Krajina kolem Heřmanova Městce I (z cyklu Sypané obrazy), sklo, kov, dřevěný odpad, 80 x 120 cm, 1999
The Landscape, Geology, Myths and Artists of the Iron Mountains
The territory of the Bohemian-Moravian Highlands largely consists of hills, uplands and forests. It is a region on the border between Bohemia and Moravia, between Prague and Brno, which has historically been fragmented into different administrative areas.