Culture – The Krakow Post http://www.krakowpost.com Tue, 19 Feb 2019 09:06:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 Happy Cat Day! Here’s how to adopt (or help) a cat in Krakow http://www.krakowpost.com/20028/2019/02/world-cat-day-adopt-krakow-animal-shelter http://www.krakowpost.com/20028/2019/02/world-cat-day-adopt-krakow-animal-shelter#respond Sun, 17 Feb 2019 16:29:52 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=20028 In honor of World Cat Day, here's how to adopt a cat without a home from Krakow's local animal shelter (or help in other ways)

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Success of Wyspiański exhibition sparks talk of permanent gallery http://www.krakowpost.com/19997/2019/01/success-of-wyspianski-exhibition-sparks-talk-of-permanent-gallery http://www.krakowpost.com/19997/2019/01/success-of-wyspianski-exhibition-sparks-talk-of-permanent-gallery#respond Sat, 19 Jan 2019 10:59:33 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19997 The runaway success of a temporary exhibition of paintings by Polish cultural titan Stanisław Wyspiański (1869 – 1907) at the

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Watch this weird 1913 silent Christmas short silent animation by a Polish-Russian filmmaker http://www.krakowpost.com/19905/2018/12/insects-christmas-short-silent-animated-film-wladyslaw-starewicz http://www.krakowpost.com/19905/2018/12/insects-christmas-short-silent-animated-film-wladyslaw-starewicz#respond Tue, 25 Dec 2018 12:02:43 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19905 Watch 'The Insects' Christmas', a delightfully strange 1913 stop-motion animated short by pioneering Polish-Russian filmmaker Władysław Starewicz

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Breaking a traditional Christmas Eve wafer with Poles? Here’s how to give them good wishes http://www.krakowpost.com/19898/2018/12/wigilia-oplatek-christmas-eve-wishes-polish http://www.krakowpost.com/19898/2018/12/wigilia-oplatek-christmas-eve-wishes-polish#respond Mon, 24 Dec 2018 13:19:01 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19898 On Christmas Eve, Poles traditionally break wafers and give each other holiday wishes. Here's how to give them the best – even if your Polish isn't

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Kino Mania: Fugue (2018) http://www.krakowpost.com/19894/2018/12/kino-mania-fugue-2018 http://www.krakowpost.com/19894/2018/12/kino-mania-fugue-2018#respond Sun, 23 Dec 2018 10:51:47 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19894 Agnieszka Smoczyńska's sophomore film Fugue is a poignant take on the process of learning anew how to experience beauty and emotions in a rootless present

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Kino Mania: Kler (Clergy) (2018) http://www.krakowpost.com/19720/2018/10/kino-mania-kler-clergy-2018 http://www.krakowpost.com/19720/2018/10/kino-mania-kler-clergy-2018#respond Mon, 29 Oct 2018 19:30:37 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19720 Kler (Clergy) may be 2018's most talked-about Polish film – a box office hit despite director Wojciech Smarzowski's highly critical depiction of priests

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Polish artist Edward Dwurnik dies at 75 http://www.krakowpost.com/19730/2018/10/polish-artist-edward-dwurnik-dies-at-75 http://www.krakowpost.com/19730/2018/10/polish-artist-edward-dwurnik-dies-at-75#respond Sun, 28 Oct 2018 18:41:54 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19730 Influential contemporary Polish painter and graphic designer Edward Dwurnik has died at his home at the age of 75

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‘Last!’?!: Reflections on Karl Culley’s final gig and album http://www.krakowpost.com/19656/2018/10/music-karl-culley-last-concert-album http://www.krakowpost.com/19656/2018/10/music-karl-culley-last-concert-album#respond Thu, 11 Oct 2018 19:03:17 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19656 Reflections on the final album and upcoming performance of Karl Culley, one of Krakow's most enchanting songwriters and guitarists

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New playground and garden open at Jewish early childhood center http://www.krakowpost.com/19604/2018/09/jcc-new-playground-garden-frajda http://www.krakowpost.com/19604/2018/09/jcc-new-playground-garden-frajda#respond Sun, 23 Sep 2018 16:23:27 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19604 The Jewish Community Centre (JCC) in Krakow has officially opened the new Taube Family Playground and Shana Penn Garden for the children of their FRAJDA Early Childhood Center.

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MOCAK’s ‘Motherland in Art’ exhibition explores how we relate to our homelands http://www.krakowpost.com/19586/2018/09/mocaks-motherland-in-art-exhibition-explores-how-we-relate-to-our-homelands http://www.krakowpost.com/19586/2018/09/mocaks-motherland-in-art-exhibition-explores-how-we-relate-to-our-homelands#respond Fri, 14 Sep 2018 19:48:52 +0000 http://www.krakowpost.com/?p=19586 MOCAK's exhibition 'Motherland in Art,' lasting through this month, explores the thorny political and personal connotations associated with our homelands

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