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The Kraków Nativity Scene Contest Exhibition in Celestat
The first edition of the contest was organized in 1937 by the Municipal Art Propaganda Office of the Kraków Municipal Board, and was initiated by Jerzy Dobrzycki, the then director of the Office.
Thai royal pianos renovated in Poland
Three 19th-century grand pianos belonging to the Thai royal collection have undergone a thorough makeover in Poland.
Polish filmmakers win European Film Awards
Polish-British film “Loving Vincent” has won the European Film Award in the animated feature film category.
The mysterious Xawery Pruszyński
A talented columnist, a skilled diplomat and a "Prince of Reportage"... But not the best of drivers – this is the impression that can be obtained by reading recollections of the life of Xawery Pruszyński, who would have turned 110 this year. On this occasion, the Jagiellonian University together with the French university in Lille have prepared an international conference in Krakow. Poland.pl spoke to its coordinator, Prof. Maciej Urbanowski from the Department of Contemporary Critics at the Faculty of Polish Studies at the Jagiellonian University.
CD with Polish music nominated for prestigious award
A 2-CD album featuring an oratorio by Polish composer Feliks Nowowiejski has been nominated for the 2018 International Classical Music Award in the "Choral Works" category.
The world's smallest books on display in Katowice
A collection of 87 wonders of micro-bookbinding, some of the world’s smallest books, which includes, amongst others, the biographies of Leonardo da Vinci and Frederic Chopin.
Łódź named UNESCO City of Film
As one of 64 cities representing 44 countries, the central Polish city of Łódź has joined the UNESCO Creative Cities Network (UCCN) as a City of Film.
Sejm proclaims 2018 Zbigniew Herbert Year
On Friday, the Polish Sejm unanimously passed a resolution proclaiming 2018 Zbigniew Herbert Year in tribute to the deceased poet who was ranked among 20th century's most outstanding Polish poets and writers.
The greatest Polish painter of the Young Poland movement, active in Munich and Paris. Her most famous 1894 portrait of an unknown child Girl with Chrysanthemums fascinated her contemporaries by its symbolist atmosphere and psychological insight.
Loving Vincent shortlisted for European Film Academy Award
A Polish-British animation entitled Loving Vincent has been nominated for the 2017 European Film Academy Award in the "Animated Feature Film" category.
The artist puts science into motion
You have not seen such phenomenal simulations of natural process before! Polish visual artist Norman Leto illustrated the history of the Universe. And it is a wrinkled and rattling universe. Polish popular science film "Photon" premiered on October 6.