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Ora et lege

Ora et lege

Ed Atkins, Kamilla Bischof, Jesse Darling, Liam Gillick, Martin Kohout, Florian Meisenberg, Slavs and Tatars

The exhibition project Ora et lege is a dialogue between contemporary art and the essence of the teachings of the Benedictines, the oldest religious order in Western Christianity. The venue of the exhibition is the Benedictine monastery in Broumov, where artists Ed Atkins, Kamilla Bischof, Jesse Darling, Liam Gillick, Martin Kohout, Florian Meisenberg and Slavs and Tatars have prepared works referring to the history, knowledge, teachings and spiritual culture of the Benedictines. The author of the project is the exhibition curator Monika Čejková, who prepared it based on her discussions with Archabbot of Břevnov, Petr Prokop Siostrzonek OSB.

Open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Guided tours: 3 July, 17 July, 31 July, 14 August, 28 August, 11 September and 25 September 2021
Admission: CZK 160 adults | CZK 90 children and senior citizens (to be paid on the guided tour)

The admission fee includes a printed exhibition guide.
The exhibition Ora et lege is presented under the auspices of the Archabbot of Břevnov and Broumov, Petr Prokop Siostrzonek OSB.

Realization of the exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic, the State Cultural Fund of the Czech Republic, the Hradec Králové Region, the Czech-German Fund for the Future, the German Embassy, the Polish Institute, the Austrian Cultural Forum, and Hobra-Školník.

Documents to download

Exhibition guide to download

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