July 12, 1932, Tomas Bata died tragically

July 12, 1932 in the early morning soon after takeoff the plane crashed with Tomas Bata on board. Pilot was Jindřich Brouček. Both did not survived the crash. The plane crashed in Otrokovice at the edge of the area today, the company TOMA Otrokovice toward water lake...

WORKSHOP WOOD 2019 – photo gallery

Wednesday public vernissage ended the 19th year of the international WOOD 2019 student workshop. Thanks for your support: Husqvarna, Continental Barum Otrokovice, Lesy a statky Tomáše Bati in Loucka, Švehlák Zlín s.r.o., Pozimos and Rotary Club Zlin Workshop...

WOOD WORKSHOP MONDAY 24. 6.

Two days before the opening of the work on the wooden sculptures, students made great progress. Check out the attached gallery....

DŘEVO/WOOD 2019

The Thomas Bata Foundation is organizing the international student workshop DŘEVO/WOOD 2019. You can watch the sculpture work every day from 9:00 to 18:00. (2019, June 17. – 26.) The opening of the workshop will take place on Wednesday 26th June 2019 from 6 pm....

Tomas Bata Memorial – installation of JUNKERS replica

On Monday, May 27, 2019, at 3:00 pm, the reconstructed Memorial of Tomas Bata in Zlín will be open to the public with the installed replica of Junkers. Work on the replica of the airplane is coordinated by Pavel Velev – Director of the Thomas Bata Foundation....