Monthly Archives: November 2012

25.11.12

Symposium THIS TROUBLESOME, UNCOMFORTABLE AND QUESTIONABLE RELEVANCE OF ART IN PUBLIC SPACE

małe sympozjum

We have the pleasure to inform you that our symposium THIS TROUBLESOME, UNCOMFORTABLE AND QUESTIONABLE RELEVANCE OF ART IN PUBLIC SPACE which was held on 23-24 November 2012 at the industrial space of Fabryka Batycki was a success. Laznia CCA had a opportunity to present to a broader, international audience the results of realization of The Outdoor Gallery of Gdansk project. The guests who gathered at the conference had a chance to exchange their ideas and experience and discuss which roles artists, curators and architects can actually play in revitalizing and regenerating public space.

The symposium was commenced with a guided tour to The Outdoor Gallery of the City of Gdansk projects in Lower Town district with Adam Budak and Jacek Dominiczak.

23.11.12

Anna Waligórska wins the 5th Outdoor Gallery of the City of Gdansk Competition

AnnaWaligorska_DAYLIGHT_sq

The international Jury of contemporary art curators cooperating with Laznia CCA have decided that the project by Anna Waligórska from Gdańsk was the best out of the 6 final works admitted for the competition.

The aim of the competition was to design a graphic pattern for the walls of railway stops of the Pomorskie Metropolitan Rail. The jury noted that the 6 competition entries submitted by artists from Poland, Austria, Germany, Italy and Luxembourg varied considerably