It will be a weekend with music. As usually we recommend many exhibitions. Don’t miss Sasnal!
7 PM – OPENING OF ANDREJ POLUKORD EXHIBITION AT THE ZACHĘTA PROJECT ROOM (Gałczyńskiego St 3)
An artist from Vilnius, studied in Wien, lives in both cities. “Story of a ripped out heart” is a kitsch tale about falling in love with new places (one of the works above). Admission free.
7 PM – “MEFISTO” BY AGNIESZKA BŁOŃSKA AT POWSZECHNY THEATRE (Zamoyskiego St 20)
If you want to see a significant play which tackles the problems of contemporary Poland go to the Powszechny Theatre. The play was written by Joanna Wichowska – the same playwright responisble for “Klątwa” (“The Curse”). Thus it is in a way a continuation of this play. Tickets: 60 PLN (“Mefisto” will be staged also on Sunday, 7 PM).
9 PM – MIKROMUSIC AT NIEBO (Nowy Świat St 21)
They can write songs like the ones from the 60s or 80s. And it is rare nowadays. Thanks to the crowdfunding campaign they have just recorded their sixth studio album entitled “Tak mi się nie chce”. Let’s see the effects of this freedom. Tickets: 55 PLN.
9 PM – WARSAW SENTIMENTAL ORCHESTRA AT DZIK (Belwederska St 44a)
The orchestra was set up out of love for the old, pre-war melodies and songs. They will play a material from their new album “Tańcz, mój złoty”. Dances are welcome. Tickets: 25 PLN.
9:30 PM – ELDO AND GRUBSON AT EUROPEAN MUSIC FAIRS
First tunes of the fairs organized by Co Jest Grane 24 at the Palace of Culture and Science will be played by the hiphop artists. We recommend Eldo and Grubson (Studio Theatre, tickets: 29 PLN).
11 PM – ANANSI, WEBER, GRUCHOT AND BACZYŃSKI AT JASNA ST 1
After all these Friday attractions let’s go dancing at Jasna 1. Entrance: 20 PLN
all weekend – EUROPEAN MUSIC FAIRS at Palace of Culture and Science
You will buy here new labels and old vinyls, meet with artists, hunt for an autograph. Open 11 AM- 7 PM. Interesting meetings, screenings of music movies, concerts and kids zone. More details here…
12 PM-6 PM – LAST DAY OF WILHELM SASNAL EXHIBITION AT THE FOKSAL GALLERY FOUNDATION (Górskiego St 1a). Admission free.
4 PM – GUIDED TOUR THROUGH DANWEN XING EXHIBITION AT MOMA (Pańska St 3)
A curated tour with Mary Szydłowska through the exhibition documenting Chinese avant-garde in the 1990s. Admission free.
7:30 PM – “SUPERSPEKTAKL” BY THEATRE 21 AT THE POWSZECHNY THEATRE (Zamoyskiego St 20)
Who can become a superhero these days? Actors of Theare 21 and Powszechny are trying to answer these questions. An award-winning Theatre 21 is run by Justyna Sobczyk and its team members are students or graduates of the “Dać Szansę” school, people with Down syndrome and autism. Tickets: 60 PLN. PG – 13.
9 PM – FISZ EMADE TWORZYWO AT PALLADIUM (Złota St 9)
The Waglewscy Brothers are always worth the attention and they are excellent live. While waiting for their new album let’s listen to the one from last year entitled “Drony”. Tickets: 65 PLN.
9 PM – MOUNT KIMBIE AT NIEBO (Nowy Świat St 21)
The London based DJ duo that you might remember as a support for The XX this time returns with the new star – their new album. Tickets: 90 PLN.
10 PM – CZERWONE ŚWINIE AT CAFÉ KULTURALNA (Palace of Culture and Science)
A concert of Monika Strzępka and Paweł Demirski band. Tickets: 20 PLN.
11:59 PM – 14th ANNIVERSARY OF LUZZTRO CLUB (Jerozolimskie St 6)
One of the club epicentres celebrates its birthday. Tickets: 30 PLN
12 PM-7 PM – VINTAGE SALE IN SERWAR (Hoża St 51)
We think about Christmas presents in advance. Especially that in December prices usually rocket. Visit Stefan Piwowar in his little place and shop for some exquisite retro porcelain, glass and various treasures. Sale on Sunday.
12:15 PM – GUIDED TOUR THROUGH MARIAN BOGUSZ EXHIBITION AT ZACHĘTA NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART (Małachowskiego Sq 3)
There are two exhibitions showcased at the Zachęta National Gallery: Maria Anto and “The joy of new constructions. Marian Bogusz’s (post)war utopias”. Joanna Kordjak will guide you through the later. Admission in the price of a ticket.
1:45 PM – JERZ IGOR AT THE EUROPEAN MUSIC FAIRS
The European Music Fairs take place in Warsaw. Jerz Igor will give a concert in the kids zone. Admission free. Take your kids!
3 PM – EXHIBITION OF AWARDED PROJECTS FOR CENTRAL SQUARE
An exhibition of the awarded projects for Central Square is showcased in the Kruczkowski Hall at the Palace of Culture and Science (4th floor, open every day, 10 AM-8 PM, admission free). On Sunday at Café Kulturalna the festival will host Günther Vogt, a distinguished landscape architect, professor at ETH Zurich and designer of the outstanding public spaces at the Tate Modern in London. “Public Squares as part of the city culture” is the title of his lecture. Vogt in 2010 cooperated with Kristian Kerez when designing the surroundings of the future home of the Museum of Modern Art at Defilad Square. Lecture in English. Admission free.
7 PM – PRZYBYSZ & ROGIŃSKI, LINS AND ZIMPEL AT GRIZZLY BAR (Wilcza St 46)
On the occasion of the European Music Fairs Kasia Lins will play her debut concert, than just after her at 8 PM Wacław Zimpel will come on stage. At 9 PM a concert of Paulina Przybysz and Raphael Rogiński. Tickets: 35 PLN.
Photo: Andrej Polukord/Miejsce Projektów Zachęty