Jiří Vydra: I wish poetics came back to art

The early baroque monument Valdštejnská lodžie in Jičín has become a cultural center of the region during the last six years. The castle manager Jiří Vydra has revived the building with scenic events inspired by traditions and displayed in the whole area. In addition to the regular musical and literary events, the Malá inventura festival takes place here. A large amount of spectators has convinced the Jičín municipality to further invest into the baroque building. The goal is to make its operation even more smooth and to enhance the visitors' comfort. We talked about the changes of the Lodžie and the life in it with the artistic director and the castle manager Jiří Vydra.

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