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Theatre - TEATRO TRUHLA:

  • • 9/2018,”Log Cabin”, premiere, Chříč Brewery
    • 7/2013 “Captain Fotrix Cosmos” , premiere, Prague
    • 5/2013 , participant in “Istanbul International Puppet Festival” , Istanbul, Turkey
    • 12/2011 “Follow The Star” premiere, Hong Kong, China
    • 12/2009 “Magic glasses” c, Hong Kong, China
    • 11/2009 “Riders from Promisstown” on occasion of Chistmas time in Czech government, invite of Prime Minister Fischer, Straka academie, Prague
    • 5/2009, “Cat and Devil” premiere, Central Bohemian Museum in Roztoky u Prahy
    • 3/2009, Félicien Rops Museum, Namur, Belgie “Riders from Promisstown”
    • 7/2008, “Riders from Promisstown” , Nová Paka,
    • 11/2007, Pavel Truhlář in China
    Pavel was invited by coordinators of Czech Centers and Embassy of the Czech Republic in Peking to come to play an improvized puppet performance on the occasion of ending Czech design exhibition. During their stay they had also an opportunity to begin an exhibition of Czech book illustration, which was held in one of the biggest Peking´s primary schools.
    • 5/2007, premiere “Riders from Promisstown” , Kultibar, Prague
    • 7/2001, premiere “Třináctery hodiny”, Prague
    • 6/2006, premiere “Gulliver in Lilliputu”, Prague
    • 6/1999, premiere “Muzikanti”, Prague
    • 8/1997, premiere “Captain Hook”, Prague

Special Events, educational activity:

  • • 2019 – present, “Woodcarving class”, Primary School Chříč
    • 8/2019, “Baltimore camp”, puppet workshop with handicapped children, Baltimore, USA
    • 2/2019, Castle Ctěnice, puppet workshop
    • 2019, repeated participation in the event “Šesťák Fesťák”,festival, puppet workshop, Prague
    • 7/2019, 54th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in showing of movie “Smoke”, director Tomáš Vorel, puppet scenes, marionette production
    • 6/2019, “Spiderman”, marionette creation for an American Film Production, Prague
    • 1/2019, “Robots”, puppet production for Rozmarýnek Theater, Žatec
    • 2017-2018-2019, “We pull the strings”. Puppet festival , co-organizer, theater
    • 3/2019, World Wood Day, participation in prestige international event, celebration of wood, puppet workshops, Graz, Austria
    • 10/2018, puppet production for theatrical play for an actor and producer Tim Robbins
    • 3/2018, World Wood Day, participation in prestige international event, celebration of wood, puppet workshops, Cambodia, Laos
    • 11/2017,” Mode Tour Travel Fair”, Czech Tourismus, Czech puppetry promotion, Seoul, South Korea
    • 3/2017, World Wood Day, participation in prestige international event, celebration of wood, Los Angeles, USA
    • 2/2017, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, marionette workshopy, University in Milan, Italy
    • 11/2016,” Mode Tour Travel Fair”, Czech Tourismus, Czech puppetry promotion, Seoul, South Korea
    • 10/2016, participation – International Puppet festival, Mindel, theater and puppet workshops, Cape Verde Islands
    • 5/2016, participation – International Puppet Festival “Europe Day”, theater and puppet workshops, Istanbul, Turkey
    • 3/2016, World Wood Day, participation in prestige international event, celebration of wood, puppet workshops, Kathmandu, Nepal
    • 11/2016, “Snow White”, marionette production for Theater Zvoneček, Prague
    • 2016 - present, puppet production for Czech sport teams, representatives, Česká sportovní a.s.
    • 11/2015,” Mode Tour Travel Fair”, Czech Tourismus, Czech puppetry promotion, Seoul, South Korea
    • 10/2014, Czech – German School Project, cooperation with secondary school in Klatovy, puppet workshops, Czech Republic
    • 4/2014, Czech – German School Project , cooperation with secondary schools in Roding, Waldmunchen, , puppet workshops, Germany
    • 1/2014, “Motel One”, puppet production for motel´s foyer
    • 5/2015, EXPO Milan, Italy, participation in Grand Opening of Czech pavilion
    • 8/2013, SUPER CUP, participant in Grand Opening, Prague
    • 7/2012, 47th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in Gala Opening
    • 11/2011, 15 years of T-Mobile, Žofín, Prague, participation in Gala Opening
    • 7/2011, , 46th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in Gala Opening
    • 7/2010, , 45th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in Gala Opening
    • Expo 05/2010, China Shanghai. Participation in Gala Opening of Czech Pavilion along with the other artists from Czech Republic.
    • 12/2009, Hong Kong, China, New Plaza Phase 3, Shatin, organization of Czech Christmas (exhibition plus performances). Performance with Chinese puppeteer Uncle Ka Ming.
    • 7/2009, 44th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in Gala Opening
    • 7/2008, 43th International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary, participation in Gala Opening
    • 10/2008, , New York´s Bohemian National Hall Grand Opening
    Pavel along with the group of Czech artists led by Michal Caban entered on the Grand Opening with their unique performance. Artists promised a wonderful unforgettable show done in the similar style as was staged for the Gala Opening of the 43. International Film Festival in Karlovy Vary.

Exhibitions:

  • • 6-9/2016, “ Path between two crosses”, Church Pacov
    • 12/2015,”Bára Hubená” art works exhibition, Gallery Marionety Truhlář, Prague
    • 12/2014- 1/2015, “Story of the puppet”, Gallery Špejchar, Chomutov
    • 12/2014, “Sota Sakuma”, art works exhibition, Gallery Marionety Truhlář, Prague
    • 12/2014, “Michal Molín”, art works exhibition, Gallery Marionety Truhlář, Prague
    • 4-10/2014,“Marionettes in Dobříš Castle“, Castle Dobříš
    • 9 – 12/ 2012, "GEPETOS DE PRAGA - ŽIVÉ LOUTKÁŘSKÉ UMĚNÍ" hold in Gallery Caixa Cultural, produced by a company TERRA Á VISTA COMUNICACAO LTDA. Sao Paulo - Praca da Sé, SP - (11) 3321 - 4400 -Brasil, Sao Paulo - Praca da Sé, SP - (11) 3321 - 4400 - BRAZIL
    • 12/2011 Christmas Puppet Exhibition, Hong Kong, China
    • 11/2011 –1/ 2012 "Czech Puppet - Tradition and The Present" Historical Puppets from the collection of Jiří Vorel AND Contemporary puppetry, Gallery Smečky, Prague
    • 6 – 11/ 2010 Production of puppet exhibition "Puppets from Jiří Vorel´s collection", taking place in Museum of Central Bohemia in Roztoky
    • 12/2009, , coming a new exhibition in Minor Theater Prague called "The eagle among the angels"
    • 12/2009 – 1/2010, “Christmas Puppet Exhibition”, Hong Kong, China
    • 3/2009 – 8/2009, MARIONETTES from MARIONETY TRUHLÁŘ workshop, Museum of Central Bohemia in Roztoky
    • 12/2008 – 2/2009, , MARIONETTES from MARIONETY TRUHLÁŘ workshop, Cordeus in Prague
    • 5/2008, an exhibition of the artwork of Prague´s studio and Pacov´s workshop. MARIONETTES from MARIONETY TRUHLÁŘ workshop. Antonín Sova Town Museum in Pacov.
    • 12/2007-1/2008, an exhibition of the art work of Michaela Bartoňová and Martin Kadlec, given in Marionety Galllery, Prague
    • 12/2003-2/2004, Puppet exhibition ,Hotel Lundborg, Prague
    • 1993, Puppet exhibition, Hotel President, Prague
    • 1992, Puppet exhibition, Corinthia Tower, Prague
    • 1992, Puppet exhibition, Hotel Atrium, Prague
    • 1991, Puppet exhibition, Becher Club, Gallery and Coffee shop

Fair:

  • • Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg 5.2. – 10.2.2009
    • Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg 4.2. – 9.2.2010
    • Spielwarenmesse International Toy Fair Nürnberg 3.2. – 8.2.2011
    • Creativ Salzburg, 8/2008

 


Film:

  • • 2006, Der Räuber Hotzenplotz, Constantin Film, producing marionettes for the film entry
    • 2008, ARD German TV, Travel program
    • 2009, ARD German TV, Travel program
    • 2009, ERT3, Greek TV, Travel Program
    • 2009 – 2010, Working on documentary film about Truhlar company with the Dutch director Rogier van Beeck Calkoen
    • 2009, Producing marionettes for Slovak TV – consumer advertising
    • 2010, Gongzakso Production EBS ( Educational Brodcasting Systems), Seoul, Republic of Korea, Travel program on Prague – focusing on marionettes in Prague
    • 2010, Echappées Belles, France TV, documentary film on Marionety Truhlar

 

Other projects, activities :

  • • Providing puppet workshops on regularly daily bases in our workshop aria in Vinohrady, Prague
    • 12/2009 participation at Christmas market in New York City, selling our own collection
    • Interview published in Czech periodical Toys and games, issue 1-2010
    • Interview published in Audi 2009 annual report
    • 12/2010 Next magazine Hong Kong, travel story on Marionety Truhlar, workshop photo shoot
    • 10/2010, Jan Kraus marionette production for a television show called “Jan Kraus Show”
    • 2011, Travel Guidebook “Aruco Czech”, Japan, story on Marionety Truhlar
    • 2011, Flair, Sanoma Magazines Belgium NV, story on Marionety Truhlar
    • 2011, Globe Trotter Travel Guide Book, Japan, story on Marionety Truhlar
    • 2011, David L Morgan Production, Australia articles on marionettes for magazines in Australia and New Zealand
    School cooperation
    • Working on a project with U.S. Embassy for kids from children´s homes
    • Cooperation with advertizing companies
    • 7/2010 and 9/2011 Receiving grants from the county for puppetry activities (playing puppet theater and providing workshops in children´s homes and hospitals, lecturing in homes for the elderly)
    • Sharing different projects with various artists and performers