Black Madonna House Prague – Josef Gocar, Building

Black Madonna House Prague, Cubist Architecture, Photo, Design, Picture

House of the Black Madonna Prague : Cubist Building

Cubism in Eastern Europe : Modern Czech Buildings

Czech Cubist buildings

scanned photos of Prague Cubist buildings from 1991, by architect adrian welch

Key building in Prague Cubist architecture style

House of the Black Madonna
Architect: Josef Gocar; later changes by V. Kubík
House of the Black Madonna

Location: Celetna Street / Ovocny Trh

This Cubist building takes its name form the black Madonna located high up on it.
Originally a department store
Centre of Czech art & culture 1994-2002
Reopened 2003 as Museum of Czech Cubism – part of Prague National Gallery
Facilities: Grand Café Orient + Kubista shop + Cubist spiral staircase
Kubista shop Website:

Prague Cubist architecture

Other Prague Cubist architecture

Palac Adria, Jungmannovo namesti
Rondocubist building

Diamant house, Spalena 82 off Lazarska
Architect: Kralicek

Elisky Krasnohorske houses, Elisky Krasnohorske 10-14
Architect: Otokar Novotny

Tychonova 4-6, Hradcany
Architect: Josef Gocar

Cemetery gates, Dablice, northeast Prague
Architect: Vlatislav Hofman

Apartment block, Neklanova 98

Kovarovicova Villa, Libusina 49

Cubist Buildings, Rasinovo nabrezi 42, 47 + 71

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Prague Architecture

Prague Cubist architecture photographed whilst on a Scholarship awarded to study Expressionist architecture and Cubist architecture in Eastern Europe: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary

Prague Architectural Tours : Building Tours in the Czech Republic

Prague Modernist architecture:

Modern Prague building

More Czech architecture: Tugendhat Villa, Brno, not far from Prague to the south:

Mies van der Rohe house

Hotel Josef Prague – Eva Jiricna Architects
Prague Hotel building
Hotel Josef Prague – image from Eva Jiricna Architects

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Black Madonna House, Prague: Photo © Adrian Welch

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Black Madonna House, Prague – page

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