Latest news from Puppets in Prague
Carving of 12 new puppets finished
Here we present new puppets made by our students in June 2018 Marionette carving workshop.
Puppets for animation finished
Please look at photos from process of puppet making and animation experiments.
We will have a NEW workshop on Mechanical objects plus classic workshops on Marionette construction, Performing and in 2019, again Film animation puppets.
June 2019 workshops will coincide with the Prague Quadrennial.
4-dancer marionettes come to life
For the first time in our workshop, students made these trick dancing puppets - four marionettes on on one controller! Lots of woodchips, lots of lovely dancers
Mirek Trejtnar's toy in the victoria&albert museum collection
The V&A museum has the cyclist push toy designed by Mirek Trejtnar in its collection - until recently listed as an "unidentified Czech artist."
Puppets in Prague recommends book
Figures in the Fourth Dimension is about mechanical puppets. It is full of beautiful images and makes it possible to start creating artworks using hundreds of technical drawings, which shows in detail how it all functions.