Dates of event :

from: 3. 4. 2017

to: 30. 4. 2017

Venue :

Culture House in Drahovce

The travelling exhibition EUROPEAN TALES is open to public of the Culture House in Drahovce from 3 April 2017. Exhibition presents folk tales of the peoples living in EU member countries. It displays more than 100 of the most representative European fairy tale titles selected from collections of the BIBIANA Library and 28 fairy tale illustrations awarded at events organized by BIBIANA (Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava, The Most Beautiful Books of Slovakia, the IBBY Honour List, and others). Children can test out their knowledge in an interactive map of the EU. The tales highlight similarities and the common fabric of various national traditions and cultures and common fundament of European culture.

The exhibition opening was held on 11 April 2017 as an accompanying event of the Children´s Book Days with music programme performed by students from the Brno JAMU academy and was connected with a workshop on the folk tale “An Egg Went Wandering”. The exhibition will be open in Drahovce till the end of April.