Jewish culture in Poland hasn’t just survived, but thrives and there is no better place to experience its revival, than the 10-day Jewish Culture Festival in Cracow.
An unprecedented discovery has for the first time placed the Roman legions in the Polish region of Kujawy, much further outside the Roman Empire’s borders than had previously been assumed.
A painting stolen from Poland by the Nazis during the Second World War is up for auction in Berlin.
For Magdalena Abakanowicz, the Polish sculptor known for vast, hanging sculptures made of organic matter, the inspiration for her life’s work lay in her childhood. As a child playing alone in the forests near her home, Abakanowicz would collect natural debris and interconnect the things she found into crude objects, which were then carefully stowed away at home.
There was a time when the mere mention of Polish films screening in the UK immediately raised the excitement levels of highbrow cineastes and outpourings of love and deep analysis from many of the country’s most influential film critics.
Warsaw’s strangest museum? Maybe. It’s hippest? Certainly. Appealing to everyone from nostalgic design nerds to retro-minded creatives, the capital’s Neon Museum presents a curious collection of salvaged signs inside a repurposed industrial space that today glimmers in rescued neon.
A new film about the Katyń massacre saw a national release last night, with screenings in all major cities across Poland.
Monday sees the start of a 4-month celebration of Polish composer Frederyk Chopin with a series of concerts to be held in Łazienki Park in Warsaw.
The 2018 edition of Poland’s Night of the Museums kicks off next week. The annual event which sees museums, galleries, historic buildings and theatres across the country throw open their doors into the early hours to members of the public for free begins on 19 May, unless you’re in Krakow which traditionally runs its Night of the Museums the night before.
German rappers have caused outrage after winning a Hip Hop competition with a song calling for “a new Holocaust.”