During January 14th and February 4th you can see the exhibition Jello T. in Klubovna Gallery. I am really grateful that on the opening of the exhibition will have a speech my great and respectful professor Martin Vybíral. Entire curatorial work of the exhibition is a work of Marta Fišerová. The great poster in three size variations (A2, A4 and A6) is a master piece of great friend of mine Radek Petřík. If you are welcome to join an opening on […]
In the last volume (3/2014) of Seventh Generation (7G) I have published Two articles. One about the Shark fins fishing and the other one about extraordinary life of disabled nine years old boy Jello. Jello and his mother Nieves live on unfamous dumpsite Smokey Mountain in Tondo, Manila, Philippines. The article describes their life story, a journey with a lot of bad accidents, humbleness and strong will on the background of chronic poverty. You can read (in Czech) whole article online here: http://www.sedmagenerace.cz/text/detail/na-vrcholku-kourici-hory And if you […]
[2014-04-06] Bulahi or 魩仔魚 Mò zǐyú is a seasonal fishing starting in February and ending in May. In English it is referred as Whitebait, it is immature fry of fish in a small sizes up to 5cm (2inch) long. Fisherman stay in the shallow water in river delta. Fry of fishes are from the ocean approaching fresh water up the stream when fisherman try to catch them in three angle shaped mesh. Most of the successful fishing time is during […]
[2014-03-30] Spontaneous student’s occupation of Taiwanese Parliament on 18th of March 2014 after parliament ratification of free trade contract between Taiwan and Mainland China rise up huge support of public culminated in protest in the front of Presidential Office on 30th of March. Protest counted 1 million people to show their disagreement with governmental purposed closer economical interaction between two nations on Taiwan strait. The symbol of all the movement become to be Sunflower which also gave it a name as […]
Today in Czech Social-Environmental Magazine Sedmá Generace (7th Generation) was published my article about poverty in the Philippines called “Philippines Forgotten Slums”. Thank you Jan Miessler and Vít Kouřil for your revisions! Article is in Czech lang. and it requires password for full access. http://www.sedmagenerace.cz/text/detail/zapomenute-filipinske-slumy
When going to places I visited couple of years ago I found this disabled 8 year old boy on the garbage dump. There might be later a whole story about him and his single mom.
Article “Taiwan blue and green” in czech socio- ecological magazine 7th Generation. (article is available in Czech only, sorry) Thanks to Jan Miessler and Priscilla Tu! http://www.sedmagenerace.cz/text/detail/modrozeleny-tchaj-wan/