Jánošík by Michala Lipková


Slovak Robin Hood – stealing from the rich, giving to the poor.

According to the legend Jánošík grew up in a poor liege family and became a leader of an armed group. He was charged with several thieveries and a murder, about which he was tortured to confession but he never confessed to it. At his age of 25 years he was executed by hooking under his left rib.

hand blown glass
200 x 200 x 450 mm
1 piece



Michala is Bratislava-based designer, researcher and project coordinator. Michala studied product design in Slovakia and Denmark. Beside her freelance design work and ongoing postgraduate studies, since 2010 she has been working at the Institute of Design at Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava.

Michala has been involved in Flowers for Slovakia project from the very beginning. In 2012, together with Lars Kemper and Peter Olah, the core team has formed a civil association, in order to follow up with the second collection Lost & Found in more established way.