Olga Škochová Bláhová

Expert on cultural policy and participatory planning for cities

Olga Škochová Bláhová

Expert on cultural policy and participatory planning for cities

BIO

She studied scenography, theatre anthropology at the Theatre Faculty of the Academy of Performing Arts in Prague and creative communication as part-time studies at the Department of Authorship and Pedagogy at The Theatre Faculty, Academy of Performing arts.

She is engaged in the platform Kvas o.s. and focuses on cultural politics and participative cultural planning for cities and villages in the Czech Republic. Currently she co-authors the Strategic plan of the capital city of Prague in the area of culture and creativity for the Institute of Planning and Development where she started to work for the project KREP – Creative Prague. Within the platform Kvas, together with other partners she implemented Strategy for culture and creativity in the town of Pardubice. She was engaged in formation of Program of cultural development in the city of Pilsen for period 2009-2019, which was implemented during the city’s candidacy for European capital of culture 2015.

Since 2013 she is a member of the preparation team of the platform Metropolitní ozvuční desky which is an advisory committee for urban development of Prague City Council. She is an expert assessor of the Healthy Cities network.

Final discussion and conclusion

12:30-13:30
Pisztoryho palác, 1. posch.

Bottom-Up vs. Top-Down Cultural Policies

11:00-13:00
Pisztory Palace, 1st Floor