Interesting building their own family villa and studio in the last details of proposed himself a sculptor, painter and graphic artist, mystic and symbolist Frantisek Bilek (1872 - 1941) in 1910. Villa built in 1911 architect Antonin Hulan. The project idea pervaded cereal box, the building floor plan is a . .
Next Interesting building their own family villa and studio in the last details of proposed himself a sculptor, painter and graphic artist, mystic and symbolist Frantisek Bilek (1872 - 1941) in 1910. Villa built in 1911 architect Antonin Hulan. The project idea pervaded cereal box, the building floor plan is a footprint kosy of grain rope, stone columns as a stylized stalks and ears, the field of symbolic and equal to the building roof, the first of this type in Prague. The main idea of the interior dotvářel - carved doors, forged crank in the shape of the ear. At the library, cabinets and chairs are carved symbols, the recess winter garden with white furniture. The owner of the proposed heating and its own. The entire interior is connected by narrow corridor or small windows. Villa-style symbolism (secession) from the beginning of the century with red bricks, white window frames and balconies stupňovitými among the unique Prague stavby.Vila was František Bílek home, studios and galleries. The staircase in the garden is Bilkova sandstone sculpture Komenský the meadow with their homeland from 1926. For this sculpture in Prague not long to find a place to put it embittered author to your land. Originally hopefully be a sculpture of Moses, which is now in the neighborhood of Old synagogue in a small orchard between Maislovou and Pařížkou street. František Bílek died in 1941, the year after his death was based in a villa Bilkova gallery and made available to the studio. In 1963 he gave the whole object Bilkova wife Prague city with the idea that there will create a memorial, including original equipment rooms. This link has Gallery of Prague filled up in 1993. Last reconstruction Bilkova villas ended 15th 5. 1999, when it was again open to the public. Issue furniture collection is not complete, as part of the artist's granddaughter left living in the United States. Exhibition includes sculptures, drawings and prints František Bílek. Bilkova villa is today still the property of the City Gallery of Prague since 1963. Since autumn 2007, is preparing an extensive reconstruction of the interior and gardens of the villa. Arises here František Bílek Center.