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Adéla Babanová – Back to the Adriaport

from: 28. 2. 2014
to: 25. 5. 2014
Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace, Karlova 2, Prague 1

from: 28. 2. 2014
to: 25. 5. 2014
Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace, Karlova 2, Prague 1

Tue-Sun 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

 

curator
Sandra Baborovská

 

admission
60 CZK / 30 CZK

 

The object is not barrier-free.

In 1975, a Czech professor of economy, Karel Žlábek, designed a tunnel connecting, what was then, Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia. The ambitious project, developed in cooperation with the Czech company Pragoproject, would have allowed the Czechoslovaks to travel to the sea without crossing any borders. The futuristic vision unfortunately did not come true and the dream of the interior Central-European state about having access to its own sea and about possessing an artificial island vanished.

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