Art news from ‘Poland’

Raster Gallery: JASANSKÝ, POLÁK -True And Clear Photography

TRUE AND CLEAR PHOTOGRAPY Opening on Saturday, April 5th, 6 PM The exhibition runs until 17.05.2014 The exhibition 'True and Clear Photography' discovers some little-known, but remarkably inspiring figures in contemporary photography: Lukáš Jasanský and Martin Polák have been working together since 1985 and exploring the conventionality of the medium in various ways. Their work [...]

A FEW GRAMS OF RED, YELLOW, BLUE. New Romanian Art.

CENTRE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART UJAZDOWSKI CASTLE A FEW GRAMS OF RED, YELLOW, BLUE. New Romanian Art. Artists: Apparatus 22, Anca Benera & Arnold Estefan, Irina Botea, Mihuț Boșcu Kafchin, Cătălin Burcea, Mircea Cantor, Radu Cioca, Radu Comşa, Adrian Ghenie, Maxim Liulca, Ioana Nemeş, Alex Mirutziu, Anca Munteanu Rîmnic, Ciprian Mureşan, Vlad Nancă, Cristian Rusu, Şerban [...]

Raster Gallery: SOCIETY IS MEAN

SOCIETY IS MEAN (SPOLECZENSTWO JEST NIEMILE) / EXHIBITION Cipedrapskuad, Honorata Martin, Dorota Maslowska, Maria Tobola This exhibition takes place in a coun­try whose society has a rather poor opinion of itself. The society is mean, the society is aging, and the force which is driving us toward all this is the progres­sive stabilization, which seems [...]

lokal_30, Warsaw: Somewhere Between & Parrotta Contemporary Art, Stuttgart

„SOMEWHERE BETWEEN” MATEUSZ SZCZYPIŃSKI, OUR MATTERS, GALERIE PARROTTA CONTEMPORARY ART IN STUTTGART OPENING: JANUARY 23RD 2014, 19 – 21 P.M. STUTTGART,  JANUARY 24TH –  MARCH 8TH 2014 ANNEX: BENJAMIN BRONNI »KANTUM« BENJAMIN BRONNI, LATERALLY SHIFTED,  LOKAL_30 IN WARSAW,  OPENING: FEBRUARY 1ST 2014, 18 – 20 P.M. WARSAW, FEBRUARY 4TH –  MARCH 15TH 2014 ANNEX: MATEUSZ [...]

Labirynt Gallery, Lublin: Complexes and Frustrations

Opening of the exhibition: 31 January 2014, 7 p.m. Sławomir Toman, Jakub Ciężki, Tomasz Bielak, Piotr Korol, Arek Karapuda, Maciek Duchowski, Igor Przybylski, Ewa Juszkiewicz, Katarzyna Szeszycka, Zbigniew Rogalski, Marcin Zawicki The exhibition displays the condition of art and contemporary painting. Despite the prognoses heralding its doom, painting remains an utterly vivid medium that is [...]

Trafo: THRESHOLDS

THRESHOLDS I TRAFO December 15, 2013 – January 26, 2014 Nezaket Ekici, Tube, performance at Collegium Hungaricum Berlin, 2013 OPENING PROGRAM December 15, 2013 17:00 l Press Conference 18:00 l Curators Talk: Rachel Rits-Volloch, Vera Baksa-Soos, Constanze Kleiner,  David Elliott and David Szauder 19:00 l Exhibition Opening 19:15 l Sound performance on occasion of opening [...]

Propaganda Gallery: Contemporary Art Book

Mariusz Tarkawian Contemporary Art Book 7.12.2013-15.02.2014 Mariusz Tarkawian had achieved a unsurpassed precision in the employment of his medium. His chosen trade is drawing, a pencil – favorite tool. Executed in a flash and with photographic precision his drawings constitute a snap-shot recording of an exact moment, or data, or photograph, reproduction – a reworking [...]

Raster Gallery: At Heart

are pleased to announce that from now on, Olaf Brzeski will be one of Raster’s represen­ted artists. His first solo show at the gal­lery, entitled ‘At Heart’ ('Samo serce'), will feature only one artwork – an extreme sculp­tural exam, an impos­sible figure, lyrical and over­whel­ming at the same time. Opening on Saturday, December the 14th, [...]

The Green Carrot and the Stick @ Palace of Culture and Science

The Green Carrot and the Stick Tuvalu is a tiny South Pacific nation predicted to be among the first countries to disappear due to sea level rise. During COP19, Tuvalu delegate and controversial Taiwanese artist Vincent J.F. Huang will exhibit an obese Wall Street Bull crushing a Tuvalu sea turtle and polar bear symbolic of [...]

Propaganda Gallery: Photo-Object

Photo-Object EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHIC OBJECTS Curators: Leszek Golec, Jagna Olejnikowska Opening: October 5, 7 p.m. Duration: October 5-31, 2013 Photo-object is a broad and multifaceted concept. As an alternative form of photography, due to extension of a plane spatial illusion by the real space, goes beyond a traditional concept of the photographic medium. It is [...]

Bunkier Sztuki: A BOOK IS MADE LIKE A SWEATER

BOHDAN BUTENKO ǀ A BOOK IS MADE LIKE A SWEATER October 25th through November 10th, 2013 Opening: Thursday, October 24th, 7.30 pm Curators: Anna Bargiel, Jakub Woynarowski Exhibition arrangement and support: Mateusz Okoński The exhibition held in Bunkier Sztuki, which is the first initiative of Mały Instytut Polskiej Ilustracji (the Little Institute of Polish Illustration), [...]

Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle: BRITISH BRITISH POLISH POLISH: Art from Europe’s Edges in the Long ’90s and Today

From 7 September to 15 November 2013, the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle Warsaw is proud to present British British Polish Polish: Art from Europe’s Edges in the Long '90s and Today, the first major exhibition mounting a parallel investigation of British and Polish contemporary art.

MOCAK, Krakow: KRYSTYNA PIOTROWSKA/Her Hair

KRYSTYNA PIOTROWSKA Her Hair 18.10.2013 – 26.01.2014 At Krystyna Piotrowska’s individual exhibition we will be presenting video, object and installation. In spite of the variety of the media used, the artist’s sole topic is hair. In her works, she demonstrates the cultural significance of hair. We associate hair with beauty; it is woman’s crowning glory, [...]

BWA Warszawa: Eastern Wall

Agnieszka Kalinowska "Eastern Wall" 27.09.2013 – 16.11.2013 BWA Warszawa hosts an exhibition of recent works by Agnieszka Kalinowska, made between 2012 and 2013. For "Eastern Wall", she has once again taken up paper as her medium, a raw material that is both familiar and easily manipulated. These sculptures are inspired by the reality around her, [...]

Art Stations Gallery: Things in common

20.09-31.12.2013 Art Stations Gallery The Art Stations Foundation builds its programme around works from the Grażyna Kulczyk Collection, inviting outside curators to join it in collaborative projects. This approach means that each new exhibition in the Art Stations Gallery provides an opportunity to look at the collection from a new perspective. This time we have [...]

CoCA: EPIDEMIC

EPIDEMIC 27.09.2013 – 29.12.2013 Artists: Ewa Axelrad, Tymek Borowski, Izabela Chamczyk, Mateusz Kula, Jan Manski, Arek Pasożyt, Liliana Piskorska, Joachim Sługocki, Izabela Tarasewicz, Natalia Wiśniewska  Curator: Piotr Lisowski I’d like to tell you… about the film titled “Epidemic”. Or actually, to explain its ending. The protagonist Messmer spreads plague as he travels. Finally, he hides [...]

Raster Gallery: One Piece Too Little

Raster gallery invites you for the opening of Oskar Dawicki's exhibition, 'One Piece Too Little'. In his latest works, the artist raises the question of where the limits of spectacle are set with regard to art and to life – of the difference between display and purpose, between representation and reconstruction, between a creation and [...]

Starter Gallery: Bownik/ Every Imitation Disappoints

Bownik examines „artificiality” in photography, intentionally evoking and utilizing methods from studio photography and 1940′s American cinema. By staging films and constructing sets, he recreates the technique and conventionality of the world of film. He also draws inspiration from the classic iconography of painting – still lifes, hunting still lifes, portraits, as well as archival [...]

WRO Art Center/Meyerhold: Constructing (the) Man

Meyerhold: Constructing (the) Man Exhibition / multimedia installation opening Wednesday 25 September 2013, 6 PM Wednesday 2 October 2013, 6 PM A meeting with Natalia Makerova, director of the Meyerhold Memorial Museum in Moscow Concept / exhibition design: Paweł Korbus Curators: Małgorzata Jabłońska, Natalia Makerova Cooperation: Krzysztof Dobrowolski, WRO Art Center A rebellious student of [...]

BNNT Sound Bombing – performance in public space

From 23 September 2013 to 26 September 2013 Place: public space of the city of Białystok BNNT group combines music and visualart in their work… Four-day long street sound bombing of the group BNNT will be realized in Białystok from Monday until Thursday,  23 – 26 September 2013.  During this time the artists will "bomb" [...]