TPT 2018 Events


September 4, 2018 at 7 pm (TUE) – November 4, 2018
Kníhkupectvo AF, Štefánikova 5, Trnava

Lucia Mlynčeková: (Vý)Stavoprojekt *
Situated in Kníhkupectvo AF Bookshop, the interactive exhibition by the designer, Lucia Mlynčeková, entitled “(Vý)Stavoprojekt” is a flashback to the 1970s – 1980s in Trnava, when an expansion of housing and urban development took place. The building contractor in Trnava as well as in other Czechoslovak towns and cities was Stavoprojekt, whose construction activities took place over the longest period with the most extensive impact in the history of our country. –> link

September 6, 2018 (Thu) 6 pm – October 3, 2018 (Wed)
Satelit Gallery, Hurbanove kasárne, Kollárovo nám. 10, Bratislava

Ľubomír Krátky: Typography and Calligraphy *
A retrospective monographic exhibition of works by the graphic designer and calligrapher, Ľubomír Krátky. The exhibition will present the author’s book and free calligraphic works. –> link

September 9, 2018 (SUN) – September 14, 2018 (FRI)

Fake News Workshop *
Poster workshop for students. Lecturers: Eduardo Barrera Arambarri (MEX), Peter Bankov (CZE), Götz Gramlich (DEU)

September 10, 2018 (MON) at 7 pm
Malý Berlín cultural centre, Štefánikova 4, Trnava

Workshop Lecturers Presentation *
Presentations by international lecturers in the international workshop Lecturers: Eduardo Barrera Arambarri (MEX), Peter Bankov (CZE), Götz Gramlich (DEU)

September 12, 2018 (Thu) 5 pm – September 28, 2018 (Fri)
Polish Institute in Bratislava, Nám. SNP. 27

Polish Legends in the Trnava Poster Triennial *
An exhibition of 50 posters by Polish authors from the archives of the earlier TPTs. Exhibited: Jan Młodożeniec, Roman Cieślewicz, Prof. Waldemar Świerzy, Rosław Szaybo, Mieczysław Górowski, Michał Kliś, Jan Sawka, Grzegorz Marszałek, Lech Majewski, Sławomir Iwański, Tadeusz Piechura, Stasys Eidrigevičius, Władysław Pluta, Leszek Żebrowski, Lex Drewiński, Roman Kalarus
Curator of the Exhibition: Dušan Junek –> link

September 12, 2018 (WED) at 7.30 pm
Malý Berlín cultural centre, Štefánikova 4, Trnava

PechaKucha Night Trnava Vol. 27 *
A special edition devoted to contemporary graphic design with the participation of the members of the TPT 2018 international jury –> link

September 13 (Thu) 2 pm – November 25, 2018 (Sun)
Koppel Villa, Zelený kríček 3, Trnava

Shut Up! The Voice of Democracy in Danger *
An international exhibition of poster art; its conceptual framework stemmed from a call and the subsequent reaction of graphic designers to the murder of Ján Kuciak, a journalist, and his fiancée, Martina Kušnírová, which stirred up a huge wave of demonstrations in Slovakia and in other cities abroad. –> link
Curator: Mykola Kovalenko

TPT 2018 – International Jury
Exhibition of poster and projects of the members of the international jury. Alain Le Quernec (FRA), Eduardo Barrera Arambarri (MEX), Justyna Czerniakowska (POL) and Johanna Biľak (SVK/NLD).
Curator: Róbert Paršo

The Master’s Eye Award, 2018 – Lech Majewski
An overview of works by the well-known Polish graphic designer, the winner of the Master’s Eye Award 2018.
Curator: Justyna Czerniakowska (POL)

Synagogue – Center of Contemporary Art, Halenárska 2, Trnava

An exhibition of the finalists in the tenth year of the International Exhibition and Competition of Posters
Curator: Robert Paršo

Yossi Lemel – The Last Chasid from Radomsko
An exhibition of poster art from the Israeli graphic designer and TPT 2018 judge which maps and visualizes a search of the author for his ancestors, Chasidic Jews from Radomsko (Poland)
Curator: Filip Krutek

September 13, (Thu) 3 pm – November 25, 2018 (Sun)
Výklad Gallery, Hlavná ulica 10, Trnava

The Rodina – Oh Son, Dear Son *
The work presented in a critical design form, reacts, through its installation by a former shop window decorator, to the history of the premises – a former draper’s shop. –> link
Curator: Peter Sit

September 13, (Wed) 4 pm – October 28, 2018 (Sun)
West Wing of the City Hall, Hlavná ulica 1, Trnava

Fake News Exhibition *
An exhibition of the results from the international workshop focused on trends in contemporary graphic design.

September 13 (Thu) 5 pm – November 25, 2018 (Sun)
The City Tower, Trojičné námestie 1, Trnava

Jan Rajlich Jr.: Invisible borders *
An exhibition of the latest poster art by the significant Czech graphic designer on the 100th anniversary of the founding of the CSR.
Curator: Filip Krutek

September 13, 2018 (Thu) at 6 pm
Koppel Villa, Ján Koniarek Gallery, Zelený kríček 3, Trnava

TPT 2018 Opening
Opening of the tenth year of the International Exhibition and Competition of Posters, Awarding the Prizes to the Winners and Gardenparty.

September 15 (SAT) 10 pm – October 31 (WED), 2018
Bašta – Cultural-community centre, Na hradbách 3, Bardejov

100 Years from the October Revolution *
The exhibition 1917–2017 is curator project of Sergej Serov. It is reaction of the world designers on the events that happened during the October revolution. The serie of all 500 posters is exhibited for the first time. –> link
Curator: Sergej Serov, Peter Javorík

September 17, 2018 (MON) 6 pm, 7 pm
V-KLUB, Námestie SNP 12, Bratislava

100 Years of force/lines *
Czechoslovak graphic design in the context of the 100th anniversary of Czechoslovakia and the cultural and artistic influence of the Central European space (Poland)
Evening of the Czechoslovak graphic design
6 pm – Visit of the poster exhibition at the Polish Institute
7 pm – Dušan Junek and guests – Vladimír Rostoka, Miroslav Cipár, prof. Karel Míšek –> link

October 4 (Thu) 6 pm – October 28, 2018 (Sun)
MEDIUM Gallery, Hviezdoslavovo nám. 18, Bratislava

Underground Images – SVA New York City *
Twice a year over the past 60 – 70 years, the School of Visual Arts in New York has assigned the task to their most significant teachers – designers and artists to create posters to support an event in the New York subway to promote the school. It is an exhibition of 160 posters by many iconic designers: Milton Glaser, Stefan Sagmeister, Steven Heller, Gail Anderson, Marshall Arisman, Gene Case, Ivan Chermayeff, Paul Davis, Audrey Flack, Bob Gill, Robert Giusti, Phil Hays, Viktor Koen, Stephen Kroninger, Marvin Mattelson, James McMullan, Jerry Moriarty, Tony Palladino, David Sandlin, Paula Scher, Eve Sonneman, Gilbert Stone, George Tscherny, Sal De Vito, James Victore, Robert Weaver, Louise Fili, Yuko Shimizu, Edel Rodriguez. –> link

October 17, 2018 (Wed)
Malý Berlín cultural centre, Štefánikova 4, Trnava

DESIGN.IT Conference *
A conference on design and visual communication, their artistic nuances, products, identities, web pages and graphics –> link

October 18, 2018 (Thu) – November 25, 2018 (Sun)
Nádvorie OZ, Štefánikova 4, Trnava

A multicultural exhibition project that articulates the issue of the growth of plastic waste in the oceans, using visual language form the youngest generation of graphic designers. The posters draw attention to the prevention of handling plastic waste and suggest alternative uses. Thirty-four Universities/Academies from five continents joined in this international cooperation. –> link
Curator: Prof.h.c. Helmut Langer, Germany

* Accompanying Events TPT 2018+ organized by independent partners