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  • Future of AHICE service

    Service AHICE, initially called “Art History Information in Central Europe”, has been created in 2004 as an idea of dr Zoltán Gyalókay, to provide easier access to information about events as exhibitions, publications,...

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  • Call for publications on the history of Polish art of the 20th and 21st century

    The Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw and the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw cordially invite authors to submit their book proposals for a new publishing series „New Histories of Art". The collaborative series published jointly...

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  • Central Europe. New Look – on-line debate on November 26, 2020

    On July 1st, Poland took over the presidency of the Visegrad Group, whose 30th anniversary will be celebrated on February 15th, 2021. On this occasion, the Polish Institute in Vienna, in cooperation with the International...

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  • Launch of OurWorldHeritage platform

    Established under the Paris Convention of 1972, the UNESCO World Cultural and Natural Heritage List already includes 1,121 entries, out of which 16 are located in Poland. After 48 years, the List is the most recognizable global...

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  • Online exhibition "Poland. The Power of Images"

    The National Museum in Warsaw invites you to enjoy a virtual exhibition of 19th-century Polish painting, presenting works by the greatest Polish artists: Stanisław Wyspiański, Aleksander and Maksymilian Gierymski, Jan Matejko,...

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  • Museums, galleries and other cultural institutions closed in Poland.

    Closure of all cultural institutions and the majority of shops in the shopping malls are among the latest COVID-19 restrictions presented by the Polish Prime Minister and Health Minister on Wednesday, November 4, 2020. All...

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  • Presentation of the European Prize in the Field of Cultural Heritage

    On November 10th, 2020, at 17.00, the winners of the three Grand Prix and the Public Choice Award of this year's European Cultural Heritage Awards - the Europa Nostra Award and the Special ILUCIDARE Award will be announced.The...

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  • COVID-19 restrictions in Slovakia

    In accordance with the regulations and measures of the Government of the Slovak Republic, many Slovak museums are temporarily closed. When they reopen in November, they may require confirmation of a negative RT-PCR test or a...

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  • "Andrzej Wróblewski. Waiting Room" at Moderna galerija in Ljubljana

    On October 15, 2020, in Ljubljana (Slovenia) a unique event promoting the work of Andrzej Wróblewski will take place – the opening of the exhibition Andrzej Wróblewski. Waiting Room. This is the first foreign show that focuses on...

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  • 40th anniversary of entering the "Historic Center of Warsaw" on the UNESCO List - webinar 2020-10-21

    In 2020, we are celebrating two important anniversaries related to the protection of Polish cultural heritage - the 40th anniversary of the entry of the "Historic Center of Warsaw" on the UNESCO World Heritage List and...

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  • The Treasures of Krakow exhibition in Bucharest

    After the presentation in Krakow, Bahrain, Sofia, Leipzig and Ostrava, the Treasures of Krakow exhibition has come to Bucharest.Thanks to the efforts of the Polish Institute in Bucharest, until November 16th, 2020, it...

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  • Photography as a Temporary Solution. Conversation with Martin Kollar | #MOCAKonline

    On Thursday, October 22nd at 6 pm you are invited to an online meeting with artist Martin Kollar. The interview (in English) will be hosted by the curators of Paperlust Photobook Fest - Gosia Fricze and Katarzyna Zolich. Martin...

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  • Museums in Czechia temporarily closed due to COVID-19 pandemics

    With regard to measures against the spread of the coronavirus pandemic, Czech museums and galleries will be closed from Monday 12 October at least to Sunday 25 October 2020, in accordance with a government decree. The museums...

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  • ART PRAGUE 2020: 19th Edition of International Contemporary Art Fair

    ART PRAGUE 202019th Edition of International Contemporary Art FairNovember 10 - 15,  2020Presentation of 37 galleries 2000m2 of exhibition space     nam. Republiky 7, Prague 1On November  10 - 15,...

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  • The Artist Is Present: MOCAK Collection in Vilnius exhibition

    The Artist Is Present: MOCAK Collection in VilniusArtists: Ane Lan, Katarzyna Górna, Ragnar Kjartansson, Natalia LL,  Małgorzata MarkiewiczCurator: Monika KoziołExhibition date: 02.10.2020-04.10.2020Venue: Lithuanian...

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  • Free Tuesdays at the National Museum in Cracow

    From September 1, the National Museum in Cracow invites you for a free tour every Tuesday (instead of Sunday). Free tours include all permanent exhibitions at the National Museum in Cracow. Every Tuesday,...

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  • MOCAK Studio. Roman Ingarden: Philosopher and Photographer - series of virtual discussions

    MOCAK and RMF Classic invite you to attend a series of discussions devoted to Roman Ingarden – which accompanies the exhibition Philosopher and Photographer – with the participation of people who in various ways were related to...

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  • “WHAT NEXT” PROJECT: open call for artists from Poland, Ukraine and United Kingdom

    The Adam Mickiewicz Institute is announcing an open call for artworks within the ‘What Next’ project What will the future of humans be like in the dynamically changing world – in our ever more technologically advanced daily...

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  • MOCAK organises Mini Guided Tours in English

    In August and September Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow organises a new special series of Mini Guided Tours in English. During these events small groups of up to 7 people  will visit the current exhibitions at MOCAK...

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  • Treasures of Art in Polish Collections - videos (ENG subtitles)

    Magdalena Łanuszka, administrator of AHICE service, invites you to watch short movies on selected artpieces from Polish collections. Receiving a stipend from Polish Minister of Culture and National Heritage in a project “Culture...

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  • Apply for ILUCIDARE Special Prize 2021

    For the second time prestigious European Heritage Awards – Europa Nostra Awards include two ILUCIDARE Special Prizes. The call for entries is now open. The deadline for submissions is 1 October 2020 (date of sending).The...

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  • Lithuanian state decorations for Agata Wąsowska-Pawlik and Jacek Purchla of International Cultural Centre in Cracow

    Agata Wąsowska-Pawlik, director of the International Cultural Centre and prof. Jacek Purchla, founder and long-time director of the ICC received in Vilnius the Knight's Crosses of the Order of Merit for Lithuania from the hands...

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  • Signing of cultural cooperation programme between Poland and Croatia

    On July 1, 2020, the cultural cooperation programme between the Minister of Culture and National Heritage of the Republic of Poland and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Croatia for 2020-2023 was signed at the...

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  • "Thursdays with the Collection". Beat Streuli. Screenings at MOCAK.

    MOCAK (Museum of Contemporary Art in Cracow) presents Beat Streuli’s "Tamarama Surfers 01-24-01" in July and August, as part of the summer edition of Thursdays with the Collection. The work shows a group of surfers on...

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  • MOCAK Summer Cinema

    As part of the action Be a Tourist in Your City – Visit Krakow throughout the summer holidays MOCAK organises the evening film screenings, with a focus on art. The films will be shown on Fridays from 3 July until 28 August at 9...

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  • Re-opening of cultural institutions in Hungary

    Hungarian government decided that starting from Saturday June 20th cultural institutions in Hungary may reopen. Museums and art galleries will reopen gradually, following precautions necessary to to ensure safety and security of...

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  • Bibliotheca Corvina Virtualis

    Bibliotheca Corvina – Library of King Matthias Hunyadi, part of the Memory of the World - launched in November 2018 is a renewed version of the corvina website created by National Széchényi Library in 2002, and is also part of...

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  • BE TOURIST IN YOUR OWN CITY – EXPLORE KRAKOW

    The City of Krakow has launched an information and social campaign aimed at supporting the local tourism market. BE TOURIST IN YOUR OWN CITY – EXPLORE KRAKOW is a social campaign addressed to all the inhabitants of Krakow, whose...

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  • CRACOVIANA. Virtual Video Exhibition from the Bunkier Sztuki Gallery Collection.

    In the latest on-line exhibition from the Bunkier Sztuki Collection we present films whose topics are Kraków-related. The exhibition covers works artists from Poland and abroad. The narrative moves through the city as it...

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  • The on-line Night of Museums in Poland

    In 2020 the Night of Museums in Poland will be celebrated on-line. Between May 15th and May 18th various Polish museums will offer digital events, virtual exhibitions and on-line meetings.  List of the museums and their...

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