Mezinárodní výstava profesionálních uměleckých panenek, loutek a medvídků Teddy

International Exhibition of Art Dolls, Marionettes and Teddy Bears

Exposition internationale de poupées d'art, de marionnettes et d'oursons Teddy

Международная выставка авторских кукол, марионеток и тедди-медведей

November 8 - 10th, 2024

Lucerna Palace - Prague 1

Theme of the exhibition: "Music is the language of emotion" (Bedřich Smetana)


  • Alexandrova Julia
  • Amtmane Aleksandra
  • Anderson Anya
  • Anufrieva Tatjana
  • Ashumova Vafa
  • Barannyk Natalia
  • Batzel Oksana
  • Bezusko Ludmyla
  • Blažková Jana

Opening hours

November 8 - 10, 2024
                    Friday:      12.00 am - 08.00 pm
                    Saturday:  09.30 am - 07.00 pm
                    Sunday:    09.30 am - 06:00 pm
Attention! On Friday, November 8rd 2024


Dear friends!
 Thank you for your interest in the "Doll Prague" exhibition. 


What can you expect?

• A beautiful, fairytale exhibition on Lucerna Palace next to Wenceslav square /Vaclavske namesti. The palace was built under the project of engineer Vaclav Havel (the grandfather of Czech ex president Vaclav Havel). Since then till now the Lucerna castle still belongs to the Havel family

• Professional doll artists from 20 world countries – European countries, Japan, countries of the USA, Africa, Korea, New Zealand ...

• Free presentations of techniques of artists - members of NIADA (National Institute of American Doll Artists)

• Presentations of Czech art schools

• Personal participation of 80 professional doll and Teddy bears artists

• Master classes lead by famous artists, designed for both amateurs and professionals

• Two international art contests Art Doll Prague and Teddy Bear Prague with a professional jury and a competition with prizes for visitors

• A commercial area where you can purchase both fine art items, Christmas presents, and materials for your own creativity

• The exhibition is intended for fans of art, collectors and investors, as well as for the general public - families with children, students ... with the opportunity to eat at a reasonable price.

visitors came to see us last year
talented and famous

Art projects:

Connie Lowe - Stella and friends present "Swan Lake"

A ballet troupe of Stella and her friends including the new 41 cm version of Stella and Meili will grace the booth designed to look like a theatre setting. Many of the dolls will be dressed in handmade ballet costumes made of antique fabrics, other on lookers in the group will be wearing winter wear.

The studio's project will feature decorations based on Viive Noor's graphics.



National Institute of American Doll Artists



Would you like to know the story of the artists of the National Institute of the art doll makers of the United States? You will be pleasantly surprised! NIADA members are glad to introduce themselves:

Verhelst Marlaine / NL
Tamara Pivnyuk / UA
Juliet Pelukh / UA
Chomick+Meder / USA
Nadia Yukhanova / USA
Anya Anderson / USA
Renata Gołaszewska-Adamczyk / PL

Eva Hodinková / ČR




To all doll artists!

NIADA is an international organization of doll artists, based in the USA.
Is it your dream to become part of this organization then please visit the website: and don't forget to read the part about what it takes to become a NIADA artist:
During the International Doll Prague exhibition there will be limited possibility to have an Artist Membership Critique in Prague. If you are interested please contact Marlaine Verhelst marlaine(at)


Are you interested? Apply as soon as possible!

Marlaine Werhelst /NL

Your frequently requested course is here again!

Face modelling

Young/Old/   Male/Female


Do you want to learn how to make a male face or a female face, a young one or an old one?
This is your chance.

In this two day class we will work with air dry clay. There will be lots of demo's like sculpting different eye shapes and how to sculpt natural wrinkles but apart from that you will be guided individually.

You can get more information in the menu on the Workshops page

Dagmar Kašparová /CZ


Teddy Bear



Do you want to create your own teddy bear that will fit in your handbag and bring you luck? Then don't hesitate and sign up for the course held in the beautiful surroundings of the Palace Lucerna in Prague. The bear is made of viscose, 20 cm high. The course is also suitable for beginners who can sew a little.

You can get more information in the menu on the Workshops page

Contact information:

Lucerna Palace, Štěpánská 61, Prague 1

How to get there:

  • Tram 14, 5, 3, 9, 24, 6, 94, 95, 96, 91,
    station: Vaclavske namesti
  • Coordinates: 50 ° 4'54 "N, 14 ° 25'33.7"
    passage: Stepanska - Vodickova - Vaclavske namesti
  • Metro A, B
    station: Mustek
  • Parking
    Palladium, Kotva, Černá růže, Štěpánská St., Panská St.