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In our age there is no such thing as ‘keeping out of politics’. This George Orwell’s words still sound very current and truthful, especially if related to the last two decades. From the fall of the Berlin Wall, to the crash of the World Trade...

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Toruń Collection

The Collection of the Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu in Toruń The art collection of the Centre of Contemporary Art (CoCA) in Toruń, originally established in 2004, is impressive and ambiguous at the same time. Impressive since it has...

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The Dreams of Reason. Highlights of the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection

The exhibition dedicated to the Sandretto Re Rebaudengo Collection opens new perspective to the desire and urge to collect which, more than the creation of a set of extraordinary artworks, can be seen as a way of framing a particular historical...

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Microutopias of the Everyday. Exhibition of the Collection of CoCA Torun

Microutopias of the everyday consist of a conscious and creative process of shaping one’s surroundings, taking care of one’s place, of everyone and everything we deal with, and improving relationships with others – people, animals and the...

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Wonderingmode is a hybrid term which contains a multitude of potential meanings of the word “wonder” / “wondering” (marvel, sensation, spectacle, curiosity, awe, fascination, surprise, amazement, search) and of the word “mode” which, in...

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TAKE 5. Focus Poland Project

Focus Poland project aims to promote the idea of discursive museum that articulates its activity not only through program of exhibitions but also through a series of other initiatives, including collection and storage of information about artistic...

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The exhibition Telemachus is the presentation of the famous series of videos by Lech Majewski, entitled Blood of a Poet. This piece, which had its premiere at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, has repeatedly been shown in museums and galleries...

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THOMAS BAYRLE From Weft to Warp – and Back Again & HELKE BAYRLE Porticus Under Construction

Since mid ‘60s Thomas Bayrle has been creating manually and through the use of the modest means, such as drawing and collage, complex visual and graphic patterns denominated Superstructures: images of strong, almost hypnotic and dizzying visual...

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War State. Works from the collection of Galeria Wymiany

Two things have affected this publication. One is the phenomenon of Józef Robakowski’s Galeria Wymiany, the other the exhibition War State. Works from the Collection of Galeria Wymiany, hosted by the Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu in...

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Theatre of Life

Theatre of Life is a second in a series of exhibitions started in 2011 with Spaceship Earth. It is an exhibition project dedicated to these artistic practices which looked for confluence between art, experimental music, new dance and theatre. Its...

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