Tag Archives: Poland

The Painted Village of Zalipie

This time something from this little corner of the world. I hope – equally as interesting and charming as other wonders of the wide world. Zalipie is a village in southeastern Poland, 68 km east of the regional capital Kraków … Continue reading

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Independence Day in Poland

Today is Independence Day in Poland. Therefore, something thematic this time to commemorate the day. This mural picturing an eagle (Polish national emblem, to those who do not know) holding the Polish white-and-red flague was made in Cracow by Dariusz … Continue reading

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Landart Festival part 1

For some time now I have been writing on these pages about works which can be called be an overall term “land art”. It proves to be quite popular worldwide and up until now I have mostly included international artists … Continue reading

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Virtual library in Cracow

I know this idea does not come as a novelty and it was probably used in many countries before, however, this is the first time I have heard of it in Poland – and I am happy that we are … Continue reading

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One Pooh is nice, many – even nicer

I have no idea and can’t find any information what was the event or the cause for this particular action – but it must have been fun to watch – a crowd of Winnie the Poohs took over a town … Continue reading

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There is a night

In Sydney, there is the Vivid Sydney, in Paris and most major cities all around the world – Nuit Blanche as well as Night of Museums – here, in Lublin, we also have a unique event: the Night of Culture. … Continue reading

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Polish folk on the streets

“Folk on the street” was an action organized by a Regional Centre for Culture Animation in Białystok, Poland – a city located in the Podlasie region, one of the purest and  ecologically diverse regions in Poland. The main aim was the … Continue reading

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The Treehugger Project

The Treehugger is an art project by Agnieszka Gradzik and Wiktor Szostalo – artists originally coming from Poland and Lithuania (respectively) began their work back in Poland, however, they both live in the US at the moment. Graduates of art … Continue reading

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street art for children

The Polish artist, NeSpoon who created this tiny and cute pieces had a very short and clear explanation for her work – “let children learn about street art through these colourful pieces.” She also writes: “I was looking for something … Continue reading

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There is a city

Please, take a moment to watch this clip – I should have posted it on August 1st, which is an important date for us here, in Poland.  

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