FESTIVALS


NOW IT’S A TIME OF QUESTIONING…

NOW IT’S A TIME OF QUESTIONING…

Over 40 artists from around the world. There were sound works, installations, interventions in public space, screenings, exhibitions, presentations and discussions, as well as a versatile open platform for young artists. All this and more could be seen during the 7th edition of CONTEXTS International Festival of Ephemeral Art taking place in Sokołowsko from 21 to 25 July 2017.

FOTOFESTIVAL: ŁÓDŹ 2017

FOTOFESTIVAL: ŁÓDŹ 2017

David Lynch once said, ‘I just like going into strange worlds’, which might be a suitable comment after seeing this year Fotofestival in Łódź. With the subheading ‘Can you imagine?’, the sixteenth edition invited us to experience photo stories…

OUR SUBJECTIVE GUIDE TO POLISH ARTISTS IN VENICE

We have prepared a lot of information and coverage directly from the Venice Biennale for these who will visit this art celebration and also for those who will not be able to attend it.

WROCŁAW – BACKYARD DOOR

For some time now our eyes have been turned towards Wrocław, assigned to be the European Capital of Culture at the beginning of 2016. We had a look at the artistic scene of the city in our latest print issue and we mentioned…

STORIES COVERED WITH SEA SALT

Perhaps by reaching the border we can experience something more and see beyond the social and cultural patterns, which were the topic of works by the majority of artists of artists, that we take with a pinch of salt.

TRAVELLERS FOREVER

“Rivers and Roads”. Being on the road is the topic of this year’s TIFF festival. But what does it mean to be on the road? Where is it exactly? Neither here, nor there. Somewhere in between, nowhere and everywhere.

THE 9th BERLIN BIENNALE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART

In the days running up to the Berlin Biennale, there was a definite feeling of unease in the air. Would DIS, that hipster collective, present us with a heady mix of what already is and what may yet be…

FROM THE INTIMATE TO THE SPECTACULAR. INTERVIEW WITH ALISON NORDSTRÖM, ART DIRECTOR OF THE FOTOFESTIVAL IN ŁÓDŹ

Fotofestiwal in Łódź 2016 concentrates on the experience intrinsically linked to photography from its very beginning – travel and the various forms.

CRISIS IS ONLY A BEGINNING

‘Polish photography has never had a better time.’ — these words are the central theme of the fifth, jubilee edition of TIFF Festival. The message contained in a short expression ‘Polska now’ has become a leitmotif for curators…

RICHARD DEMARCO: “I DON’T BELIEVE THAT TADEUSZ KANTOR IS DEAD”

For the 2015 Venice Art Biennale the series of film screenings relating to Kantor’s contributions to The Edinburgh International Festival has been presented by The Demarco European Art Foundation.

POLISH PHOTOGRAPHY IN HAMBURG – THE HAMBURG TRIENNIAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography took over the city of Hamburg during the last two weeks of June thanks to the 6th edition of the Hamburg Triennial of Photography. This year’s motto was ‘THE DAY WILL COME’.

BEYOND THE WHITE CUBE. HIGHLIGHTS FROM GALLERY WEEKEND BERLIN 2015

Each year, Gallery Weekend Berlin attracts hundreds of collectors, gallery owners, artists and viewers. Participating museums, galleries and project spaces turn the city into a metropolis thriving with modern art.

REPORT ON THE 56TH VENICE BIENNALE

The sun in the blue sky shining high above us and narrow streets bathed in sunlight or hidden in deep shadows. The city is vibrant on the one hand, but on the other, it dies out, people born there emigrate and islands disappear giving in to water…

‘TEST EXPOSURE’ – A WAY TO GET TO KNOW A DIFFERENT WORLD

The 16th Media Art Biennale WRO began on 13th May. Over 250 artists from around the world presented their works in 10 venues across Wrocław from the National Museum to Renoma…

FOLLOWING THE TRACKS OF POLISH ARTISTS IN VENICE – GUIDE 2015

A Contemporary Lynx’s subjective guide following the tracks of Polish artists in Venice. We have prepared a lot of information and coverages directly from Venice for these who will visit to…

THE POLISH PHOTOGRAPHIC WORK EXHIBITED AT FORMAT15

FORMAT International Photography Festival is one of the biggest photography festivals in the United Kingdom. Their 2015 edition centred around the theme of ‘evidence’.

EPHEMERAL ART IN SOKOŁOWSKO

“Arrival.
An ordinary young man was on his way from his hometown of Hamburg to Davos-Platz in the canton of Graubunden. It was the height of summer, and he planned to stay for three weeks.

PERFORMA13 – PAWEŁ ALTHAMER IN NEW YORK. PART II

From Brooklyn to Queens, from Manhattan to Bronx, from Williamsburg to Harlem. Contemporary Lynx explored the most cutting-edge art venues on New York map…

PERFORMA13 – PAWEŁ ALTHAMER IN NEW YORK. PART I

This month, Contemporary Lynx crossed the Atlantic Ocean to participate in Peforma13 biennial – a must-see New York festival entirely dedicated to performance art. The trip began with…

CONTEMPORARY LYNX SUBJECTIVE GUIDE TO WARSAW GALLERY WEEKEND

Gallery Weekends are the kind of events, that have been established in almost every bigger European city. They give a great opportunity to show off an interesting art scene, the galleries that create it…

“OUR PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE TRANSLATES INTO AN INCREASED SCALE OF THE EVENT IN BOTH ASPECTS; ORGANISATIONAL AND ARTISTIC” SAY THE ORGANISERS OF WGW

Contemporary Lynx is proud to announce that it became an official media partner of Warsaw Gallery Weekend (WGW).

CEDAR LEWISOHN – LONDON-BASED CURATOR, EXPERT AND RESEARCHER ON STREET ART – REVEALS WHY HE LIKES STREET ART FROM THE POST-COMMUNIST COUNTRIES

Cedar Lewisohn is a London-based curator, writer and artist, known as an expert and researcher on street art and graffiti.

REPORT ON THE 55TH VENICE BIENNALE – PART 2

We invite you to watch our three short videos prepared specially for you at the opening of the Polish Pavilion at The 55th Venice Biennale. Contemporary Lynx in short conversation…

REPORT ON THE 55TH VENICE BIENNALE – PART 1

55th Venice Biennale has begun. For the next few months, this small city located on the lagoon will change into the centre of world art, where at every step, in the tangle of narrow streets…

A CONTEMPORARY LYNX’S SUBJECTIVE GUIDE FOLLOWING THE TRACKS OF POLISH ARTISTS IN VENICE

We invite you to roam around the narrow streets of this most famous pearl from Veneto lagoon!!! At the beginning we present you…

55TH VENICE BIENNALE WITH KONRAD SMOLEŃSKI

This is unorthodox, as during the last twenty years of our presence in Venice, Poland has been represented by artists belonging to the canon of 20th century Polish art…