Tagged: Alois Čenský

MediaAlois Čenský (1868 – 1954) was professor of civil engineering at the Czech Technical University in Prague and also taught in Plzeň and Písek. His buildings include the magnificent neo-renaissance theatre in Vinohrady and the Municipal Meeting-house in Plzeň.

 

 

Náměstí Míru 1450/7: Vinohrady Theatre

Náměstí Míru 1450/7: Vinohrady Theatre

The Municipal Theatre of Královské (‘Royal’) Vinohrady, standing guard at one corner of Náměstí Míru (Peace Square), is among Prague’s most representative neo-renaissance buildings. Work commenced in February 1905, according to a winning design by the the architect...

Náměstí 14. r̆íjna 83/15: Smíchov market hall

Náměstí 14. r̆íjna 83/15: Smíchov market hall

The market hall of Smíchov — the industrial suburb on the left bank of the Vltava — was built between 1906 and 1909, along with the adjacent town hall. Both buildings are by the architect Alois Čenský, but...