Was Nathaniel Gerlach a Gdansk Indiana Jones of the 18th century?

Discovering delights and the resources of the archives of Gdansk’s institutions are full of fascinating subjects. The library of Gdansk University of Technology has in its digital resources unique journals from the travels of Nathaniel Jacob Gerlach from 1727-1730. They (…)

We know the intake results for the Gdansk 2020 exhibition

50 works of Gdansk’s artists as well as culture creators will be presented at the Gdansk 2020 online exhibition. – The extent of interest surprised us. As many as 437 submissions were received in the open call – says Aleksandra (…)

Festival of Hope that poetry gives

On the initiative of Versopolis – a platform connecting European poetic and literary festivals, the Hope Festival takes place from April 23rd – 30th. – Hope is a key concept of imagining a different, better future in the most difficult, (…)

Virtual tour through Gdansk

Local guides invite you to a meeting with Gdansk’s districts in a special, virtual reveal. They share photos from family archives and stories, take you for a walk along the trail of memories, places and objects. From April 17th, you (…)

Gdansk 2020. Works’ intake. Exceptional online exhibition

Pandemic time is negatively impacting artists and creators of culture as well. The city of Gdansk has already offered 700 000 zloty for extra scholarships. The City Culture Institute is joining in supporting artistic and cultural community – we are (…)

Stay at home and… color

Coloring books have long stopped being fun only for children – adults also gladly reach for crayons. During the pandemic, when home, traditional entertainment returns to favor, we offer you one of our last year’s publications – “Gdansk in the (…)

New date of Marketing in Culture conference is September 28-29th 2020

Dear participants! The Marketing in Culture 2020 conference will not take place on the planned date, i.e. the 7-8th of April. The progress of the COVID-19 pandemic is ongoing and the number of cases is increasing in Poland. One way (…)

Get to know the authors shortlisted for the 2020 European Poet of Freedom Award

On March 21st, 2020, we’ll find out who won the 2020 European Poet of Freedom Literary Award of the City of Gdańsk. This event will mark the end of the 10-year-old publishing series, through which the City Culture Institute has (…)

Do you have an idea for a culture-related activity? Apply to the Open CCI programme

Open CCI is a programme addressed to citizens of Gdańsk wanting to put on their own interesting cultural or socio-cultural event in the City Culture Institute. The organizers may count on the support of CCI’s employees in terms of promotion (…)

5th edition of the MARKETING IN CULTURE Conference coming up on April 7th-8th, 2020

The fifth edition of the Marketing in Culture Conference will take place on April 7th-8th, 2020 in Gdańsk. The event, organised by the City Culture Institute, is addressed to professionals in the field of promotion, communication and marketing of culture. (…)

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