Polish Minister of Culture and National Heritage Piotr Gliński announced on Monday that a red-figure lekythos dating back to the fourth century BC had officially been returned to the National Museum in Warsaw.
The Warsaw Ghetto Museum, as it will be called, is intended to send a message about avoiding ‘nationalism, extremism, and all the -isms that lead to affliction and tragedy, not only of individuals, but of entire nations, and thus, of all civilisation’.
Polish President Andrzej Duda and Deputy Prime Minister, Culture Minister Piotr Gliński commemorated the heroes of the uprising in the German Nazi death camp Sobibór in eastern Poland, on Sunday.
Argentinian and Vietnamese pianists, Nelson Goerner and Dang Thai Son, have been awarded Poland's Gloria Artis Gold Medal for Merit to Polish Culture.
The planned Centre reflects the enduring appeal of Chopin’s compositions, along with his unchallenged status as one of Poland’s leading cultural exports.
Before qualifying for a tax break, a game will be subject to a series of tests, examining its setting, protagonists, narrative and dialogue for the presence of elements of cultural or historical heritage.
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.
It is our duty to hand over the new seat of the Polish History Museum to Poles as soon as possible, Culture Minister Piotr Gliński said on Friday at a cornerstone ceremony for the museum in the Warsaw Citadel complex.
One hundred Polish musical pieces will resound on 22 stages, 11 of them abroad, on Poland's Independence Day (Nov. 11), to mark this year's Polish independence centenary, Deputy PM and Culture Minister Piotr Gliński announced on Tuesday.
It is not so much the palace itself as the surrounding square that has now become the centre of attention