jednota v rozmanitosti
unity in diversity
einigkeit in vielfalt

19 – 28 / 5 / 2017

Programme

FINE ART

19. 5 - 2. 6. 2017
Happy without a Homeland – The European and World Citizen Jiří Gruša   Exhibition about the Czech author and diplomat
19. 5 - 30. 9. 2017
MEETING BRNO POINT   Installation on Moravské náměstí square
4. 5 - 11. 6. 2017
JAKUB ŠIMČÍK: We're strangers. Here and there.   The project by the resident visual artist
11. 5 - 24. 9. 2017
NIHAD NINO PUŠIJA: Parno Gras   Photographic exhibition in the Museum of Romani Culture
19. 5 - 28. 5. 2017
JAZ: Opráski sbrněnskí historje   Comic strips exhibition at the Meeting Brno Point
19. 5 - 31. 5. 2017
LUDVÍK GRYM: Brundibár from the ghetto   Photographic exhibition at the Old Town Hall
19. 5 - 31. 5. 2017
Places to Remember   Audiovisual exhibition at the Old Town Hall
22. 5 - 4. 6. 2017
Jan Krčmář: Favoriten   Walking through Vienna's multicultural district

Thursday / 4. 5. 2017

19:00
JAKUB ŠIMČÍK: We're strangers. Here and there. | Opening of the resident visual artist's exhibition

Thursday / 11. 5. 2017

17:00
NIHAD NINO PUŠIJA: Parno Gras | Opening of the photographic exhibition

Friday / 19. 5. 2017

16:00
We Have Fun Together | Meeting of students from Brno and Stuttgart
17:00
Happy without a Homeland – The European and World Citizen Jiří Gruša | Opening of the exhibition about the Czech author
17:00
Opening of MEETING BRNO 2017 | Concert and guide through the Meeting Brno Point installation
17:45
JAZ: Opráski sbrněnskí historje | Opening of the comic strips exhibition
19:00
Opening evening of the MEETING BRNO festival and the Czech-German Cultural Spring | The concert of E. W. Korngold is at the same time the opening of the Czech-German Spring

Saturday / 20. 5. 2017

8:30
RECONCILIATION MARCH 2017 | The eleventh commemoration of the violent expulsion of Brno's Germans
19:00
Kateřina Tučková, Dodo Gombár: The Žítková Goddesses | A story of how hate and intolerance are able to impoverish society through their impact
19:00
Jakub Šimčík / Guided tour through We're strangers. Here and there. | Guided tour through the resident visual artist's exhibition

Sunday / 21. 5. 2017

11:00
The Mass of Reconciliation | A Czech-German church service commemorating those expelled after WW II
15:00
16:00
Jewish Brno Walking Tour | A walk following the trails of Brno Jews on the occasion of launching the StezkyBrno.cz website
17:00
FORUM EUROPE: Inspiration for a New Europe | Who or what can inspire a new Europe, united in diversity?
17:45
What did Grete Tugendhat listen to? | A unique double-concert in the Löw-Beer and Tugendhat villas
19:00
ANNE HAHN - Meeting the Festival's Residence-Author | Author reading and discussion
20:30
DIVADLO FESTE: Schauspiel | Unique theatre performance in the streets of Brno featuring the residence actress

Monday / 22. 5. 2017

16:00
Reading of Sabine Dittrich | Reading and discussion with the author of a book about Přemysl Pitter
17:00
Jan Krčmář: Favoriten | Opening of the exhibition of photographs from Vienna's multicultural district
17:30
LUDVÍK GRYM: Brundibár from the Ghetto | Opening of the photography exhibition
18:00
KINO: CZizincii/Wemigrants | Screening and debate
18:00
Three Villas, Three Families, Three Fates | Encounter with the members of the Jewish families Löw-Beer and Tugendhat
20:00
RESPEKT FORUM: Disinformation | What is fake news and who is manipulating it?

Tuesday / 23. 5. 2017

14:00
The Expulsion of Gerta Schnirch | The screening of the theatre performance
17:00
Reading of Kateřina Dubská | Meeting the writer
17:00
Whoever comes to Vienna | Discussion on immigration to Vienna today and in the past
17:00
Places to Remember | Opening of the audiovisual exhibition
19:00
Jazz: Unity in Diversity | European-Arabic jazz dialogue
19:00
SALON FORUM: Trump, Brexit and Post-truth | Why are lies better heard than the truth?
20:30
KINO: F*ck You, Goethe | A movie that treats serious social issues with humor

Wednesday / 24. 5. 2017

9:00
16:00
BRNĚNSKÁ KAVÁRNA CABINET: New Life of the Arnold Villa | How to revive an abandoned building of historical relevance
16:30
The Magic Fiddle | Music and dance by the children of Brundibár z ghetta
17:00
The Art of Integration: Arriving by Artistic Expression | Discussion on artistic expression as a mean of integration
17:00
17:00
HAVEL CABINET: Us and Them | Why are our societies increasingly divided?
18:00
Happening in Ulička Václava Havla – If Honour Is at Stake, a Lot Is at Stake | Before the chalk fades, before the rain comes...
18:00
Stones Beatles | The concert of Husa na provázku theatre's band
18:15
Diversity of Reconciliation | Opening of the exhibition of art works created by disadvantaged residents of Brno and people in need in cooperation with the Brno Diocesan Charity
18:45
Vousy and Vojtěch Peštuka | Concert in the Václav Havel Alley
19:00
KATEŘINA ŠEDÁ: Šalina Music Tour | Concert at the Meeting Brno Point
20:00
BAŤA CABINET: Wir Schaffen das! Schaffen wir das? Diversity, Labour, Wealth | Discussion with leading Central European economists
20:30
KINO: Toni Erdmann | A movie about how to stay different even in corporate world

Thursday / 25. 5. 2017

9:00
16:00
A History Walk: Coming to Terms with the Past | To the places and after the people involved with the post-WW II violence
17:00
Common Voice | Meeting of representants of the three abrahamic religions
17:00
Amnesty International: Living Library | A library, where people do not read but talk
17:00
17:00
Brno's Theater Scene 1939 – 1944 | About the German-speaking theater in Brno in the late interwar-period and during WW II
19:00
KATEŘINA ŠEDÁ: Šalina Music Tour | Concert at the Meeting Brno Point
20:30
DIVADLO FESTE: Schauspiel | Unique theatre performance in the streets of Brno featuring the residence actress

Friday / 26. 5. 2017

10:00
Piknikfest | A picnic for Brno inhabitants of all nationalities
14:00
Brno Talks Austrian | Literary workshop and language games with Österreich Institut Brno
16:00
Walking through Cejl, the Neighborhood of the Roma of Brno | Uncovering the secrets of the unique neighborhood of Brno
16:00
The Deutsches Haus of Brno – Its Equipment and Changing Functions | A building that like no other reflects the modern history of Brno
19:00
CABINET CITY: Prospects and Strategies of Development in Two Cities | On the future of cities in a globalized world
19:00
KATEŘINA ŠEDÁ: Šalina Music Tour | Concert of buskers that participated in the Šalina Music Tour
20:00
HateFree Stage: United in Diversity | An evening of politically incorrect humor with leading Czech stand-up comedians

Saturday / 27. 5. 2017

10:00
Piknikfest | A picnic for Brno inhabitants of all nationalities
16:00
A History Walk: Medieval Jewish Brno | Through Brno's Jewish history

Sunday / 28. 5. 2017

11:00
Laying Stolpersteine | Remembering our neighbours murdered by the Nazis
17:00
KINO: Villa Tugendhat | Screening and debate

Wednesday / 7. 6. 2017

8:00
A Trip to Gerhard Richter’s Exhibition in the National Gallery | With the Czech-German Cultural Sping-train to Prague

Thursday / 8. 6. 2017

19:30
TIP: Bergiana and the BCO | What to visit after our festival is over