Culture

Migration: Alienation, benefits, struggles

Migrations have very long history and have always strongly affected societies. In considering this phenomenon, the perspective of the migrant himself is often overlooked. However, one Monday evening, April 24, 2023, the focus was precisely on this experience, through the…

Immigration, Transformation, and Society

What is the immigrant experience, what does it include and what are its challenges and realities? What gets lost, altered or rewritten as a result of the leaving one’s birth country and arriving in a new one? In cooperation with…

Every tangle counts!

Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930-2017) is considered one of the most outstanding artists of the 20th century and is often titled an ambassador of Polish contemporary art. After graduating from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, her first solo exhibitions went…

Opening book collection Polish Culture NL in OBA

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text] At the end of May 2022, a collection of several hundred Polish books was opened in the Public Library in Amsterdam. Honorary Consul of the Republic of Poland, Igno van Waesberghe, traditionally cut the ribbon. It was also…

Cracow – the city of encounters

Cracow is probably the most recognizable Polish city, next to Warsaw. Quiet rivalry between them has lasted since 1592, when the capital was moved from the first to the latter. Located between Vienna and Warsaw, but also between Lviv and…

World-class young Polish architects

[cmsmasters_row][cmsmasters_column data_width=”1/1″][cmsmasters_text] World-class young Polish architects  The creativity of Polish architects is being more and more internationally recognised. An example of such a distinction is the Polish Pavilion at Expo 2020 in Dubai, which in March 2022 received the Best…