At a press conference for the Helpful Art in Covid exhibition at Lennon's Wall, the face mask on Lennon's Wall returned with a new inscription All you need is LOVE & FACE MASK. But she was only symbolic for a while. It is the most famous and largest Czech face mask. This original is part of the exhibition with other original drapes that the organizers collect.
FIRST HELPFUL ART IN COVID EXHIBITION - PRAHA ZÁŘÍ
September 8 - 28, 2020
The first exhibition of the international project Helpful Art in Covid was created in Prague on the occasion of the restart of the cultural season at the multicultural festival PRAHA ZÁŘÍ - I AM GOING OUT. The festival took place from 8 to 28 September 2020 at the Prague Exhibition Grounds and brought together various music, theater, art, design and other festivals, which were canceled in the spring of 2020 due to Covid.
For three weeks, Prague shone with art again. The exhibition aims to travel to other cities and countries, connect with local artists, and continue to map this new kind of art Art Covid.
CEREMONIAL PRESENTATION OF THE FIRST HELPFUL ART IN COVID EXHIBITION
September 24, 2020
The ceremonial presentation of the first exhibition of the international project Helpful Art in Covid took place with the participation of ambassadors and other representatives of many countries.
The event was opened jointly by Jan Horník, Vice-Chairman of the Senate of the Parliament of the Czech Republic, Martin Holcát, Deputy of the University Hospital in Motol, David Gaydečka, organizer of the Prague September Festival, and Pavel Šťastný, author of the Helpful Art in Covid project and exhibition.
At the opening, students from the Michael Academy of Art sewed their designs of original FACE MASKS.