Jablonec nad Nisou is an architecturally young city. Its greatest boom did not take place until the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th centuries. The city is home to unmistakable traces of the art nouveau, functionalist and neo-renaissance architectural styles. Its cultural wealth was and continues to be associated with the fragile beauty of glass products and custom jewellery.
The Gallery of the Design Department at the Textile Faculty of the Liberec Technical University is housed in a former ancillary theatre building. The extensively reconstructed premises are mainly used to exhibit the work of students, teachers and graduates from art schools, as well as artists. [...]