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Academia Istropolitana – Slovakia

Academia Istropolitana - Slovakia

Slovakian post issued a postage stamp to mark 550th Anniversary of Establishment of the Academia Istropolitana. The stamp uses an initial from an unknown Franciscan manuscript from 1494 depicting a scene from a scriptorium; St. Francis accompanied by a scribe …

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Europa 2015 – Slovakia

Europa 2015 - Slovakia

Slovakian post issued a stamp depicting traditional toy, a stool-horse under EUROPA 2015 theme “Old Toys”. A stool-horse, also called a bežka-horse (runner-horse), used to be a favourite utility wooden folk toy in Slovakia. It is an improved type of …

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Europa 2013 – Slovakia

Europa 2013 - Slovakia

Slovakia post issued a postage stamp featuring postal vehicle as a part of Europa 2013 series. EUROPA stamps are special stamps issued by European postal administrations and bears the official EUROPA logo, a PostEurop registered trademark under the aegis of …

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Paralympic Games 2012 London – Slovakia

The first Paralympic Games for physically handicapped sportsmen, mostly British soldiers – disabled people from WWII, were held on 29th July1948. It took place on the same day as the Opening Ceremony of the XIV Olympic Games. Neurologist Dr. Ludwig …

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Christmas 2011 – Slovakia

The painting of Anna Selbdritt from Rož?ava (1513), in literature also known under the name of Metercia from Rož?ava, is one of the most famous works of art of the late Gothic period in Slovakia. While the circuit the artist …

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Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava 2011

Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava (BIB) was first held in 1967. It is the largest non-commercial event of its kind in the world, presenting the original works of books for children and youth in a competitive way. The BIB International Jury …

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