PLATO is Ostrava city galery. PLATO support everyone that wants to understand the world in a wider sense. Its complexity and richness is reflected via contemporary (visual) art. In an international context and highest quality.

PLATO now newly resides in a former hobbymarket Bauhaus!

  • 17.00–22.30

Half a hectare of art and avant-garde

Experimental cuisine à la futuristic manifest about food

Nonsense objects à la bizarre buildings Merzbau

Costumes à la Cabaret Voltaire

Typography à la Bauhaus school


  • 22.00 Futuristic feast in the garden
    Final cake battle


Current expositions

Temporary Structures 1 (library, bistro, shop, decor)

Artists: Julia Gryboś & Barbora Zentková, Milan Houser, Dominika Olszowy, Johana Pošová, Jan Šerých and Jindřich Chalupecký Award laureates from Magnus Art collection

Temporary Structures 2 (garden, presentation space, cloakrooms)

Artists: Atelier Partero, Matyáš Chochola, Rustan Söderling


5000 square metresfor art

Building the background of the institution with artists
Experiment with site-specific works of art

Over 10,000 books in library and reading room
Author furniture in the café/bar
A unique series of books in the shop
Apocalypse and the power of nature in the garden
Works by award-winning artists in open interior


PLATO Ostrava, příspěvková organizace
Janáčkova 22 (bývalý hobbymarket Bauhaus v centru)
Phone +420 702 206 099