State-of-the-art residential space

Art exhibitions are these days no longer confined to museums and art galleries, with shows of paintings and sculptures now being increasingly often organized in modern residential, office and retail buildings, as well as in the public areas around them. One such event is currently on at the Cosmopol...

The art in ‘apartment’

Suburbia is losing its attraction to the tantalizing appeal of living in the very heart of the bustling city center, and living outside the city is giving way to the idea of living above it

Locked content Matejko painting sells for a record PLN 3.68 mln

The “Death of Wapowski During the Crowning of Henry Valoi” painting from one of the most famous Polish painters Jan Matejko sold for PLN 3.68 million, making it the most expensive Polish painting sold at a domestic auction. It beat Jan Malczewski “Polish Hektor” sold in 2013 for PLN 2.6 million. The...

Locked content Fangor’s M 58 sells for record high price

M 58, an oil painting by Wojciech Fangor has been sold for PLN 923,000 at Thursday’s auction, thus it became the artist’s highest value artwork in Poland. The painting comes from the American period of Fangor’s career that culminated in an individual exhibition at the Guggenheim Mu...

Alternative investor guide: Can you make money on alcohol and pain...

By definition, an alternative investment is an investment in assets other than stocks, bonds and cash, making it a rather vast category. Nowadays, you can invest in virtually anything from gold bars and foreign currency to stamps and famous actors’ autographs. What was once considered a hobby, can n...

Locked content Sculptor Igor Mitoraj dies

Igor Mitoraj, one of Poland’s most famous contemporary artists, died in Paris at the age of 70, reports Polish Radio. He originally studied painting in Kraków and then in Paris. He moved on to become a sculptor only in the 1970s. He settled in Pietrasanta, Italy, in 1979. His sculptures have been ex...