In November – December 2017 the second edition of the “Festival Polish Circles of Art in China” will take place. Polish artists will show a wide range of artistic performances and will enable Chinese audience to enjoy Polish visual arts.
First edition of the Festival was taking place exactly a year ago. Chinese newscasts and social media called it “the most important Polish cultural event of the year 2016 in China”.
This year, just as last year, in Beijing and other Chinese cities there will be music concerts, Polish films, photo exhibitions (“In this very second we are one with infinity”), poster exhibitions (“Indifference is forbidden! Warsaw and other topics” and “To see marks of time”), we will make you familiar with Polish video games industry, you will have a chance to take part in many different art workshops and masterclass for musicians.
“Indifference is forbidden! Warsaw and other topics” is a poster exhibition whose curator is Maria Kurpik, a leading historian of poster and a historic preservation officer.
We are also planning to show outstanding Polish classic films and current cinematography on the biggest screen in Beijing in China Film Archive. Some of those films will also be presented during the fourth Festival of International Films, Silk Road in Fuzhou. That film festival within “Festival Polish Circles of Art in China” will last till the end of 2017.
The novelty of the second edition of the Festival will be Polish video games. The producers will show their latest achievements on the most important platforms and in VR, and distinguished specialists will show their skills in the field of art, technology and design.
Beijing, Zibo, Qingdao, Jinan, Changsha and Fuzhou will hold this year’s Festival activities.