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Czech heroines - illustrated series

01. 08. 2020

 

PROMINENT CZECH WOMEN PAST AND PRESENT

An illustrated mosaic of the stories of prominent Czech women rulerspoliticiansartistsscientists, and athletes – who left an important mark on history and the present day in the Czech lands and internationally 

The project is inspired by the 100th anniversary of the ratification of women’s suffrage in Czechoslovakia in 1920 and the 200th birthday of author Božena Němcová. It offers portraits of fifty distinguished female personalities as seen through the eyes of the contemporary wave of young illustratorsstudents of the Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art at the University of West Bohemia under the guidance of their mentor and teacher Renáta Fučíková. 

Find the portrait gallery here at Radio Prague.






Discover portaits gallery here:https://english.radio.cz/czech-heroines-prominent-czech-women-past-and-present-8507399