• Urban Sketching: Parukářka panorama and Juggler training

    This event features a rich program. We will sketch panoramic views from Parukářka park (vrch/hill sv. Kříže at Žižkov neighbourhood), then enjoy the trainig of jugglers. We will end at Café Spirit where our fellow urban sketcher, Barbora Sorrentino, has a fascinating linocut exhibition titled "There is something behind the Birds". Barbora has graciously agreed to give us a guided tour explaining her creative and technical process. SCHEDULE: 4pm - meet at Parukářka hill https://goo.gl/maps/sus7Ef2nZE5hnvtG7 and sketch the panoramic views 5pm enjoy (and sketch!) the jugglers' show 6:15pm walk to Café Spirit 6:30pm Barbora Sorrentino will give us a guided tour of her exhibition at the cafe LINKS: Barbora's Exhibition: https://www.facebook.com/events/567581223754003/ Jugglers: https://www.facebook.com/events/447698855971896/?event_time_id=447701312638317 FOR NEW MEMBERS: If you have urban sketching questions or suggestions, please bring them up with the group admins Rajesh, Tom, Jan, and Isaac. Urban Sketchers Prague sketchwalk meetups are always free and open to all. Event photo attribution: PatrikPaprika (CC BY-SA 4.0) Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/362604261267007/

  • Urban Sketching: Old Town Square to Kampa

    Old Town Square

    We are hosting an exciting event that will be joined by our colleagues from Urban Sketchers Vienna. We will start in Old Town Square, continue on Charles Bridge, sketch around Lennon's wall and enjoy the Kampa island, one of the most picturesque parts of Prague. SCHEDULE: 2pm meeting point in the Old Town Square at Jan Hus statue https://goo.gl/maps/USPvLB79tbuF8eLt9 and sketching around for 45 minutes 2:45pm - leaving Old Town Square and heading to Charles Bridge 3:00pm - 4pm strolling and sketching on Charles Bridge 4:15pm - 5pm refreshment at some café (e.g. Rainbow's End Café and Art Garden) 5:15pm - 5:45pm sketching around Lennon's wall 6pm-7pm - sketching on Kampa island LINKS: USk Vienna: https://www.facebook.com/groups/urbansketchers.vienna/ FOR NEW MEMBERS: If you have urban sketching questions or suggestions, please bring them up with the group admins Rajesh, Tom, Jan, and Isaac. Urban Sketchers Prague sketchwalk meetups are always free and open to all. Event photo attribution: Tiia Monto (CC BY-SA 4.0) Facebook event page: https://www.facebook.com/events/641130632997671/

  • Urban Sketching: Oskar Kokoschka in Vienna

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    Join us for an exciting Vienna trip. On Saturday morning we will enjoy Oskar Kokoschka retrospective exhibition in Leopold Museum and in the afternoon we will participate in the Urban Sketching event that will be organized by our colleagues from USk Vienna. Elizabeth from Vienna will show us great places and tell us exciting stories about them. To make the communication in Vienna easier, please join our WhatsApp group at https://chat.whatsapp.com/KxX0NLVMKRd5qoGWsok3jZ I suggest to arrive on Friday and leave on Sunday. On Saturday we have a program for the whole day. You can buy the transport tickets and accommodation individually. If you want me to buy the tickets for the train on behalf of you, please PM me until May 12. I will buy the tickets on Monday, May 13. GROUP TRAIN TICKET Train company: Regiojet From Prague main railway station: leaving on Friday, May 31, 1:20pm, arriving to Vienna at 5:22pm From Vienna main railway station: leaving on Sunday, June 2, 2:39pm, arriving to Prague at 6:42pm SATURDAY SCHEDULE 10am - 1pm Oskar Kokoschka and other exhibitions in Leopold Museum (the permanent collection includes paintings by Egon Schiele and Gustav Klimt) 1:15pm - 2:15pm lunch from 2:30pm - sketching together with local USk Vienna group; meeting point at Helmut-Zilk-Platz LINKS Oskar Kokoschka exhibition: https://www.leopoldmuseum.org/en/exhibitions/108/oskar-kokoschka USk Vienna event: https://www.facebook.com/events/317187558958561 Event photo attribution: Of the individual pictures, Gryffindor, of the panorama, Roland Geider (Ogre) [CC BY 3.0] Event on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/830103024034704/

  • USk Prague in Amsterdam, July 24 - 27, 2019

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    We plan to go to to 10th Urban Sketchers Symposium that will be held in Amsterdam, Netherlands, July 24 - 27, 2019. Here are details of the 2019 USK Symposium in Amsterdam. The link includes important dates, workshop information, etc. http://www.urbansketchers.org/p/usk-amsterdam-2019.html The registration opens on February 2nd at 15:00. It sells out fast so you will want to set a reminder if you don't want to miss it. If you will be attending the symposium, please leave a comment below so we can coordinate as a group. I hope many of you will join us there to represent USK Prague. Lot of us plan to stay in Amsterdam couple days more to explore the city (museums, galleries, ..). Facebook discussion page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/urbansketchersprague/permalink/2325336231028025/