Kora was an important artist for generations of Poles, the Culture Ministry wrote on Twitter on Saturday morning, expressing condolences over the death of the singer, composer and leader of the band 'Maanam'.
Singer, song-writer and poetess. There were few female figures in Polish popular culture who had such an impact.
Imagine looking up through the skylight over your bed and watching the northern lights dancing above you. Two Gdańsk architects did just that - and then designed a house for it.
The new EthnoPoland programme is addressed to all communities promoting traditional culture. It will support folk culture and its artists, Deputy Prime Minister Beata Szydło announced during a press conference on Friday.
During its nearly 20 years of existence, the New Horizons International Film Festival has hosted such notable film celebrities as Andrei Konchalovsky, Carlos Saura, Andrzej Wajda and Terry Gilliam.
One of this year’s highlights comes from the French group Cirque Inextremiste who will perform their award-winning show ‘EXIT’, an utterly bonkers acrobatic piece about a group of patients attempting to escape from hospital with the aid of a hot air balloon.
The leitmotiv of this year’s 12th Summer in the Synagogue Under the White Stork will be the personal stories of Jewish artists. The festival involves music meetings with Jewish artists from all over Europe. The festival starts on Sunday in Wrocław (southwestern Poland).
Harry Warner, co-founder of Warner Bros., was one of the most forward-thinking and influential figures in the history of cinema.
Archaeologists have discovered traces of an early Middle Ages cemetery during excavation work close to Old Town in Lublin, eastern Poland.
The performance met with a nine-minute standing ovation and critical accolades.