1st Edition of the « Warsaw Photo Days » festival in Poland
INTERNATIONAL MULTIMEDIA EXHIBITION
New Space (Nowe Miejsce)
51/2 Al. Jerozolimskie (Jerozolimskie Av.)
Curator: Katarzyna Majak
Substantive consultant: Agnieszka Żechowska
Opening: October 4, 6 p.m.
DJ Wika’s concert, 7 p.m.
Duration: October 5-27, 2013
Miss Czech Republic from “I Am an Other“,Interactive video instalation, 2009 © 2. Catrine Val
A multimedia exhibition "Princesses" aims at presenting video and photographs by artists, photographers from Singapore, Japan, the United States, Germany, Canada, the UK, Finland and Poland. The common thread linking all the works displayed at the exhibition is an attempt to capture the image of the modern woman-as-a-princess...
« Artists Did Try to Come, Willingly » : Andrzej Swietlik at Lookout GalleryDuring this year Warsaw Gallery Weekend Lookout Gallery will present an individual exhibition of Andrzej Świetlik’s - Artists Did Try to Come, Willingly.
In the world of art, Andrzej Swietlik is most associated with the neo-avant-garde group, Lodz Kaliska. Yet, the exhibition Artists Did Try to Come, Willingly presents Świetlik from a different angle - as an author of excellent portrait photographs created for advertising purposes. Although usually associated with a commercial activity, where the room for creative expression is limited, at the time when the presented photos were taken, a photographer working in advertising, was left with almost full freedom of creation.
In those times, still not long ago, when digital tools for post-production were not in use and the portrayed icons of popculture were not c...