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.
Revered in the 1970s for his cutting edge films, Borowczyk was hailed as a director of ‘unparalleled sensitivity’ before turning to making erotic films. A new film explores his puzzling career.
Hollywood artists of the highest caliber are said to star in new production from the Polish National Foundation.
The Midrash Theatre says it combines 'the study of classical Jewish texts with their creative interpretation through theatre, music and art in a contemporary context.'
With sound playing an important part in his work, it’s sometimes impossible to differentiate whether an object is an artwork, or a musical instrument. He once created a guitar-like instrument made from a dog’s skull.
For over a decade stories have circulated about the gnomes’ political leanings – that the little fellas are actually anti-Communist heroes. Yet while this widely reported story makes a good yarn, it’s not actually true – at least, not entirely.
The 9th Magicians Carnival begins in Lublin (eastern Poland) on Thursday, and will feature over 200 performances and shows by artists of the new circus movement - from jugglers to acrobats - in the city's streets and squares.