It will definitely be a weekend abounding in fairs and markets. Christmas is in the air. For shopping, we recommend Targi Rzeczy Ładnych (Nice Things Fairs), Targi Plakatu (Poster Fairs) and HUSH!
1 PM- 9 PM – CHRISTMAS MARKET BY SOCIETY OF FRIENDS OF THE MUSEUM – Pańska St 3
At the Christmas market, you will buy works donated by the artists: Rafał Bujnowski, Jarosław Fliciński, Honorata Martin, Konrad Smoleński and Anna Zaradny. Prices start from 100 PLN. The raised funds will be assigned to support the collection of the Museum of Modern Art.
5 PM- MEETING WITH GAVIN STARKS- Marzyciele i Rzemieślnicy – Bracka St 25
The final event of the manager mentor programme run by our befriended company Chimes. A meeting with Gavin Starks (the President of the Rinse Group, CEO Open Data Institute, a founder of d::gen network) on trends, technology, new media. Event in English. Admission free.
6 PM – OPENING OF TYMEK BOROWSKI’S EXHIBITION – Jana Pawła II 49
Polana Institute presents an exhibition of one of the most intriguing contemporary painters.
8 PM – MADE IN POLAND AT GRIZZLY BAR – Wilcza St 46
One of the leading bands of the so-called cold wave. It was founded in 1984 in Cracow and returned after years of silence at OFF Festival in 2017. Tickets: 45 PLN.
9 PM – JETLAGZ – “WSK8OFMND” ALBUM PREMIERE – Królestwo Wwa, Mikołaja Reja St 9
A night with FALCON1, Kosi JWP, Łajzol JWP, Bass Jan Other and Szwed Swd. Admission free.
11 PM – 13TH ANNIVERSARY OF SIDE ONE – Jasna 1
The star of the night will be MADTEO. Tickets: 30 PLN.
11 AM- 7 PM- – TARGI RZECZY ŁADNYCH (NICE THINGS FAIRS)– Trzech Krzyży Square 10/14
Two days, perfect localization, the most interesting designers of nice things. The range of products is vast- from furniture, through ceramics to books and graphics. More info at www.targirzeczyladnych.pl. Admission: 7 PLN.
11 AM- 7 PM- HUSH WARSAW WINTER BOOGIE – National Stadium
Magda Korcz and Anna Pięta prepared a selection of the most interesting Polish fashion brands. Admission: 10 PLN. Photo above: the SURPLUS project which will have its exclusive opening during the fairs.
11 AM- 7 PM – BODY FEST AT MYSIA 3
Everything which pleases your body will await you at Mysia 3. The festival is organized by the “USTA” magazine. Admission free.
12 PM – “STARTING WITH ACTIVITY” BY MARIA STOKŁOSA – Rotacyjny Dom Kultury, Jazdów St 3/18
A performance which changes its shape depending on the place, time and audience – the energy it generates before and during the show. The project lasts from June until December this year. The next show is on Sunday at the same time. Admission free.
10 AM- 8 PM – OPENING OF RECORD SHOP IN PRAGA
After three years of existence at Plac Zbawiciela, Płyty Gramofonowe changes its location and moves to Praga in Ząbkowska St 11. Be prepared for many attractions this day.
11 AM- 7 PM- TARGI PLAKATU (POSTER FAIRS) – Dom Towarowy Braci Jabłkowskich, Bracka St 25
Attention! Four floors with posters of the best graphic designers, illustrators and artists. You can’t miss it.
11 AM- 7 PM – TARGI RZECZY ŁADNYCH (NICE THINGS FAIRS) – Trzech Krzyży Square 10/14
11 AM- 6 PM– HUSH WARSAW WINTER BOOGIE – National Stadium
12 PM – WIÓRY LECĄ – BOOK PREMIERE – Pracownia Duży Pokój, Warecka St 4/6
An excellent carpentry tutorial self-published by the founders of the “Wióry Lecą” workshops: Kasia Sawko and Michał Malikowski. Let’s buy this book and get inspired! It’d be so much fun to build something on your own.
6 PM– OPENING OF RACHEL POIGNANT’S “GENERATION” EXHIBITION – Królikarnia, Puławska St 113a
A French sculptress Rechal Poignant (born 1968) is associated with her teacher and mentor Anka Ptaszkowska, who is also a curator of this exhibition. It seems to be the best recommendation to see for the first time such a vast presentation of the artist’s works summarising 30 years of artist’s career.