Art news from ‘Warsaw’

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: In Memory

Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM Michał Martychowiec In Memory July 23 – August 25, 2013 Curator: Grzegorz Musiał Coordination: Ita Krajewska Admission is free to the exhibitions which are a part of the Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM. The installation is composed of a large-scale photo depicting a fragment of landscape and slides displayed with projectors. Abstract […]

Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw: For example. The New Polish House

For example. The New Polish House Exhibition by Centrum Architektury 11.07 – 25.08.2013 project by Piotr Kuczia, photo by Juliusz Sokołowski Center for Architecture invites to an opening of an exhibition of exceptional contemporary Polish detached houses "FOR EXAMPLE. The New Polish House" to take place on July 11, 2013 at the Museum of Modern […]

Raster Gallery, Warsaw: APPARITION

WIDZIADLO (APPARITION) – Przemek Matecki 20.07 – 21.09.2013 Opening on Saturday, July the 20th, at 6 PM ‘I layer one image on another’, says Matecki and that’s precisely what he does. The adop­tion of the sim­plest of methods to juxtapose two seemin­gly incon­gruous lan­guages, meanings, histories or images

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: Vanessa Beecroft – VB 67

VIDEO ROOM Vanessa Beecroft VB 67 July 8 – July 28, 2013 Curator: Fabio Cavallucci Coordination: Ita Krajewska "VBmarmi.carrara" – is a performance by Vanessa Beecroft, an Italian artist residing in the United States, implemented within the frame of the International Sculpture Biennale of Carrara in 2010, which now

MOCAK, Krakow: TERRITORY

Piotr Lutyński Territory 26.06.2013 – 29.09.2013 Curator: Katarzyna Wąs Venue: Alfa Gallery Piotr Lutyński was born in Tychy on 18 November 1962. From 1983 to 1990, he studied at the  Pedagogy and Art Department of the University of Silesia in Cieszyn. He graduated in graphic art in the studio of Prof.

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: SELF-SEEKER

Olaf Brzeski SELF-SEEKER June 22 – August 18, 2013 Opening of the exhibition: June 21, 2013 at 6.00 p.m. On view through: August 18, 2013 Curator: Stach Szabłowski Gallery 2 The work of Olaf Brzeski conveys as one of the most intriguing artistic phenomena on the Polish contemporary art scene. The various configerations of his […]

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: Obelisk

Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM Krzysztof Franaszek Obelisk Opening of the exhibition: July 1, 2013 at 7 p.m. On view through: July 21, 2013 Curator: Kaja Pawełek Coordinations: Ita Krajewska Admission is free to the exhibitions which are a part of the Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM. The objects created by Krzysztof Franaszek, although individual and autonomous, […]

CSW Warsaw, Video Room: DANCE

VIDEO ROOM Dara Friedman Dancer (2011), video, back and white film,16 mm, 25 min June 18 – July 7, 2013 Curator: Fabio Cavallucci Coordinators: Ita Krajewska To think with the body, to dance. "Dancer", 2011. Is a new film by Dara Friedman. It is in black and white and 16mm. It is a film about […]

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: Heavy-weight History

Christian Jankowski Heavy-weight History June 8 – August 25, 2013 Curator: Ewa Gorządek The Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw has prepared the first in Poland, comprehensive presentation of works from the outstanding German artist, Christian Jankowski. The artist

Galeria Propaganda, Warsaw: DOES GOD PLAY DICE?

DOES GOD PLAY DICE? STANISLAW DROZDZ & ADAM JASTRZEBSKI OPENING: 15TH OF JUNE EXHIBITION UNTIL 27TH OF JULY A roll of the dice is simple, the simplest game of all. All players are equal. The result is determined not by skill, dexterity or cunning but by pure luck/coincidence. The Game of

Raster, Warsaw: BLUE BIRD & LISTE 18 invitation

Milena Korolczuk – BLUE BIRD 7.6 – 13.7.2013 Raster presents the first solo show of works by Milena Korolczuk (born 1984), an artist originally from Zabłudów, near Białystok in the north-east of Poland who resides today

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: Villain

Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM Bartek Buczek Villain June 11 – 30, 2013 Curator: Piotr Sikora Coordination: Ita Krajewska Admission is free to the exhibitions which are a part of the Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM. Pinky: "Gee, Brain, what do you want to do tonight?" The Brain: "The same thing we do every night, Pinky – […]

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: MILENA, MILENA

Sharon Lockhart MILENA, MILENA May 18 – August 18, 2013 Curator: Adam Budak Coordination: Michał Matuszewski Gallery 1 The first exhibition in Poland from one of the most eminent American artists, Sharon Lockhart, opens on May 17th at the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle.

Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw: TOGETHER / APART

TOGETHER / APART Artists: Doug Ashford, Jeremy Deller, Suzanne Lacy, Cinthia Marcelle, Mika Rottenberg, Emily Roysdon, Santiago Sierra April 26 – June 30, 2013 Exhibition is a development of the project Laboratory of the Future: TOGETHER / APART On April 25th, the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle will be inaugurating the exhibition TOGETHER / […]

The exhibition of Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw

Nearly two hundred historical exhibits, dozens of interactive displays, eight themed galleries, seven meters high reconstruction of  an alley and replicas of Jewish synagogues, taverns and cemetery – these are just some of the many elements of the

The Night of The Museums in Warsaw

The Night of The Museums From 18 May 2013 to 19 May 2013 Time 19:00 – 09:00 The Night of The Museums – cultural event, involving the provision of museums, galleries and cultural institutions, on the selected night.

Foksal Gallery Foundation in Warsaw: Edward Krasiński – B

B – Edward Krasiński Rediscovered Warsaw,  16.04.2013 – 10.05.2013 Edward Krasiński, "Spatial Composition", 1965. Courtesy of the Foksal Foundation Gallery  Lesser-known spatial compositions and levitating spears, by the artist behind the famed blue line, are among newly recovered works brought to light by the Foksal

Starter Gallery, Warsaw: Tickling the palate

Dorota Buczkowska Tickling the palate 23 April – 23 May 2013 Dorota Buczkowska’s exhibition „Tickling the palate” focuses on painting. It is the medium that in the artist’s previous activity, contrary to her favorite installation and video, always served an auxiliary function.

RASTER, Warsaw: Arsonists

Rafał Bujnowski Arsonists 13.04 – 25.05.2013 Rafał Bujnowski’s newest pain­tings are set in the dark of night. The artist, with his charac­teristic reticence and precision, con­structs pain­tings using the most basic

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw: Warsaw Ghetto Uprising – 70 Years On

Warsaw Ghetto Uprising – 70 Years On 19.04.2013 – 16.05.2013 Dariusz Paczkowski's mural of Marek Edelman The 19th of April 2013 marks the 70th anniversary of the first armed uprising in

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: What can an outsider tell us about reality?

MIKOŁAJ SMOCZYŃSKI. What can an outsider tell us about reality? with the participation of Jarosław KOZAKIEWICZ and Robert KUŚMIROWSKI March 23 – June 9, 2013 Opening of the exhibition: March 22nd, 2013 at 6.00 p.m. The exhibition is on view through June 9th, 2013 Curator: Ewa Gorządek The exhibition of works from the late artist […]

Raster Gallery, Warsaw: ARSONISTS

RAFAL BUJNOWSKI ARSONISTS 13.04 – 25.05.2013 Raster gallery invites you for Rafal Bujnowski’s solo exhibition, ‘Arsonists‘. The works presented in the show – recent paintings and sketches together with an in

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: Social Flirt

Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM Wojtek Ziemilski Flirt towarzyski (Social Flirt) April 9 – 28, 2013 Curator: Kaja Pawełek Coordinator: Ita Krajewska Next presentations in the frame of Bank Pekao PROJECT ROOM – on Mondays. Free admission. "Flirt towarzyski" (meaning – Social Flirt) is a card game. It will help you meet other people. If you're […]

Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw: UKRAINIAN NEWS

UKRAINIAN NEWS March 16 – May 26, 2013 Artists: Evgenia Belorusets; Anatolii Byelov; Lesia Khomenko; Ihor Diurych; Predmetiv Group (Oleksandr Burlaka and Ivan Melnychuk); Ksenia Hnylycka; Oleksandr Hnylyckyi; Oleh Holosyi; Hudrada; Alevtina Kakhidze; Nikita Kadan; Zhanna Kadyrova; Oleksandr Kurmaz; Volodymyr Kuznetsov; Vasyl Lozynskyi; Maksym Mamsikov; Viktor Marushchenko; Boris Mikhailov; Roman Minin; Lada Nakonechna; Ihor Podolchak; […]

Asymetria Gallery, Warsaw: Occupational Safety and Health. The History of an Imagination

Jerzy Lewczyński/Jan Lessaer Occupational Safety and Health. The History of an Imagination 25th march 2013 to 17th may 2013 Jerzy Lewczyński BHP series 1960 ‘Watch out, accidents happen!’ The ABCs of Occupational Safety and Health If we look at the history of occupational safety and hygiene (OSH) during the People’s Poland era, we will see […]