ROMEK MARBER. Graphics – exhibition opening

ROMEK MARBER. Graphics – exhibition opening 18.11.2015, 18:00 | Galicia Jewish Museum An exhibition of graphic works by Romek Marber, a distinguished Polish-Jewish artist who has been living and working in Great Britain since 1946. Romek Marber was born in 1925 in Turek, Poland. After the outbreak of the Second World War he was deported … Continue reading

http://homo.urbanus.free.fr/portfolio/ Photos by Jean-Marc Caracci

Conrad Festival at Massolit Books & Cafe

Tuesday, 21 October 2014 Event Europe in Translation – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List Project Place Massolit Books & Café Time 17:00, October 21 Description Europe in Translation – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List ProjectTranslating Europe – The Schwob/Finnegan’s List Project Guests: Gabriela Adameşteanu, György Dragoman, Dimitri Verhulst  Meeting will be modereted by: Tomasz Pindel Every year, the European Society of Authorspublishes a list … Continue reading

Conrad Festival (Krakow 20-26 Oct.)

The Conrad Festival is a large-scale project by the City of Krakow, “Tygodnik Powszechny” foundation, Krakow Festival Office and a number of institutions and supporters. Why Joseph Conrad? The Conrad Festival is not devoted to the creative works of Joseph Conrad! The author of Heart of Darkness lends his name as patron of the World Literature Feast. … Continue reading

unsound festival (Krakow 12-19 Oct.)

The theme for Unsound 2014 is The Dream. On the one hand, this theme explores music that is surreal, dream-like and tranceinducing – be it through drone, rhythm or the juxtaposition of unexpected elements. But there is also a wider cultural context. The Dream is a symptom of a world where self-expression and experience are … Continue reading

Leszek Żądło European Art Ensemble – Galicia Jewish Museum

Ed Vulliamy in Cracow

The Essential Guide to Being Polish

“[A] carefully researched but reader-friendly peregrination through the story of Poland—a thrilling if sometimes depressing ride you wouldn’t believe if you read it in a novel. . . . I can say honestly . . . that The Essential Guide to Being Polish will not disappoint.”—Jamie Stokes, Krakow Post “Do you plan to visit Poland for the first … Continue reading

TEDxKraków@Students | October 25

This year, for the first time in the history of TEDxKraków we will be holding an accompanying event aimed at students called TEDxKraków@Students, organized by All In UJ and supported by Aon Hewitt. This year’s conference centers on the word Make!, so we’ll be presenting students that are also makers. All In UJ’s Viewing Party will consist … Continue reading

World Press Photo 2013: tragic stories & cute animals?

Once again World Press Photo has visited Krakow at Bunkier Sztuki. This year’s edition is not without a controversy surrounding the 1st prize winner and putting into question the professionalism of the contestants and aim of the whole competition. After perusing the images and walking out of the exhibition a friend asked me how was … Continue reading

First Polish-Ukrainian Culture Festival “Nowa Galicja”

Originally posted on The CEScene:
From October 7 – 13, on the Rynek Glowny, the festival “Nowa Galicia” will take place. We’ll be able to enjoy concerts, good food, and a craft market at which artists will display their handiwork. During the festival, a youth choir singing competition and dance performances will also be held.…

Krakow Jazz Autumn

Originally posted on The CEScene:
Over the next few days, we’ll be able to enjoy the 8th Krakow Jazz Autumn Festival. The programme is available here.

Conrad Festival

Originally posted on The CEScene:
Students, get ready! The Conrad Festival is coming to town (October 21-27) and it’ll be filled with wonderful events and lectures celebrating literature. Among those in the line-up are Anne Applebaum, Huszang Asadi, Tom McCarthy, Timothy Snyder and more! For the programme, click here. 

Join the XpARTy – Call for Volunteers

Are you a Euroculture or CES Student? Come and join the XpARTy ! International Volunteers needed. (3-5 October) Enjoy this 3-day event at Małopolski Ogród Sztuki. Volunteer for 1 day of the event and get a 3-day pass for band performances! Check out the programme here. Just fill out the form below.

XpARTy Krakow

​From 3rd – 5th of October, Malopolska’s Garden of Art will  be given over to international artists. There will be concerts, exhibitions, film shows, and panels showcasing the multicultural mix of talents within the space, at ulica Rajska (Paradise Street) in Kraków.XpARTy is the biggest event of its kind in Poland, presenting the creative output … Continue reading

JUWENALIA STUDENT FESTIVAL

It’s here at last! The Juwenalia Student Festival will be in full swing between May 6 – 12. During this festival students take over the city and celebrate with concerts, parties, contests, and all sorts of other fun events. A full program is available on the official Juwenalia website. To get an idea of how … Continue reading