NARRACJE 2021 in the Przeróbka district of Gdańsk. Call for curators

The City Culture Institute and Gdańsk City Gallery invite curators from Poland and beyond to take part in the open call for the curatorial concept of NARRACJE #13. Between 19 and 20 November 2021, artistic events and interventions in the (…)

Sinéad Morrissey – European Poet of Freedom 2020

Irish author, Sinéad Morrissey was honored with the Gdansk’s European Poet of Freedom Literary Award 2020 for the volume “On balance”, translated by Magda Heydel. The jurors recognised the way the poet travels between different cultures, her impressive knowledge of (…)

METROPOLITANKA – WELCOME

There will be new guides on Women’s Trails around Gdansk Shipyard – people from the Ukrainian and Russian-speaking communities living in Pomerania. Project Metropolitanka – welcome / ласкаво просимо / добро пожаловать is a free training, preparing for the role (…)

New cycle of the European Poet of Freedom Award

Since 2010, the European Poet of Freedom Award and its Festival have been a unique opportunity for Gdansk and the City Culture Institute to promote European poetry. Therefore, so far, volumes by authors from 46 European countries have been included (…)

FIVE COLORS OF NOWY PORT. SUMMER WORKSHOPS FOR RESIDENTS

Sewing bags from banners, ceramic classes, the effect of which will be the mural “Good Morning” placed in the area of ​​Bliska Street, creating lanterns from bottles and carpentry waste, preparing creative compost bins and vegetable patches, holiday postcards and (…)

CITY CULTURE INSTITUTE RELEASES A SOUNDPLAY WITH POETS OF FREEDOM’S WORKS

The sound-play with works by poets nominated for the European Poet of Freedom 2020 Award will inaugurate a poetic podcast of the City Culture Institute. Production directed by Adam Nalepa with music by Marcin Mirowski and poetry read by Justyna (…)

GDANSK MICRO-TRAVELS WITH LOCAL GUIDES

Alternative routes, alleys, yards, paths between tenement houses or blocks of flats … This is how Local Guides – residents of Gdansk, lovers of the districts in which they live. Throughout the summer, they will take volunteers for free tours (…)

WWW.SKLEPIKM.PL – ONLINE STORE OF THE CITY CULTURE INSTITUTE IS LAUNCHING

Books on urban issues, gadgets related to projects implemented at CCI or based on Gdansk sources from the public domain – all this is already available at www.sklepikm.pl. The virtual shelves include, among others, poetry volumes published as part of (…)

CULTURAL DIVERSE GDANSK. HOLIDAYS WITH THE CITY CULTURE INSTITUTE

In the summer we propose a series of sixteen meetings, during which children learn about the history and culture of, among others, the Netherlands, China, Italy and Ukraine. Each meeting is part of a workshop at the City Culture Institute (…)

WOMEN’S ROUTES IN GDANSK SHIPYARD

Tours around the Gdansk Shipyard along the Women’s Trails begin. What was the crane’s job about? What role did women play in the strikes? Was being a worker something to be proud of? What was the social support of people (…)

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