is about activities of the Czech authoring team of Thoma family. You can find here an infromations about our publications, photographic exhibition projects or see our virtual gallery. English language content is gradually being expanded.

"A Day on The Tea Estates" exhibition in Prague Botanic Garden

in section Invitations

Tea plucker6th to 29th May 2011, Prague Botanic Garden, Praha - Troja

Exhibition set of Zdenek and Michal Thoma "A Day on The Tea Estates" will be displayed in the exhibition hall of Prague Botanic Garden. Our exhibition is part of the larger tea exposition about history, culture and plantation of tea. There will be a tea shrubs on display as well

Botanic Garden is open everyday frm 9 am to 7 pm. Basic enterance fee is 50 CZK.

Just second day after opening in 7th May from 2 pm to 6 pm tehre will be Beneficial program for Japan. Admission is voluntary. You can expect display of Ikeabana art, tea ceremony, Japenese drums, martial arts and shakuhachi flute concert.

We invite to the diashow at GO Kamera

in section Invitations

As part of travel festival GO Kamera we're going to hold diashow of the photographs from Manang 30 Years After. Event is due to happen at Friday  14th January, 4pm in Congress center of Brno Trade Fairs.

Apart form diashow the GO Kamera festival has rich and interesting program since Thurday 13th to Sunday 16th January.

We hope to see you there!

Prague in the Mirror of the Past

in section Publications

In November 2010 the brand new book we jointly produced was printed.

The photographic book compares views of Czech capital as captured by 19th century photographers with the same sights shot recently by Michal and Zdeněk Thoma. The book comes both in English and Czech languages.

Writing: Soňa Thomová, Michal Thoma
Photographs: Michal Thoma, Zdeněk Thoma
Translation to English: Adrian Dean

Recommended selling price: 399,- CZK
Publisher: Knižní klub

Format: 168 pages, 237 × 237 mm, 806 g, hard cover, Czech and English language
Published: 2010/11
ISBN: 978-80-242-2868-6

Book production was supported by Municipality of Prague 1.

The book can be bought with discount on the publisher's website.

Manang 30 Years After

in section Exhibitions

Matured ladies in Manang are watching 30 years old photographs.
Manang is remote mountain village beneath the Annapurna massif in Nepal. In 1979 the Czech photographer Zdenek Thoma spent a several days photographing the village and it's people. After approximately thirty years, his son Michal arrived to Manang documenting the dramatic change.

The original exhibition set of old and new photographs created by the father and son authors was displayed in Kathmandu, Nepal and is kept in Manang village itself as a permanent show. Photographic project reached it's flashpoint in autumn 2011 with the big exhibition in the Prague's Stone Bell House. Another displays in the regions of Czech Republic and European countries are in planning.

To find almost everything about this long-term project, please visit it's dedicated website

PF 2011 with the new webpages!

in section News & Events

We wish you pleasant new year 2011!

And we welcome you on the new webpages! Well, unfortunately there is nothing to see in the English language version now. Please check the Czech language version and stay tuned. We're going to expand English languge content soon!