exhibitions 2020

  • The Life of Humans

    As early as in ancient Greece, bee colonies were considered an equivalent of the political community in nature – an ideal natural system in which insects symbolised civic virtue and devotion to the co

    artists: Piotr Bujak, Maciej Cholewa, Hubert Czerepok, Dorota Hadrian, Krzysztof Jung, Kijewski/ Kocur (Marek Kijewski, Małgorzata Malinowska), Małgorzata Mirga-Tas, Franciszek Orłowski, Tomasz Przybyłek, Michał Smandek, Łukasz Surowiec, Małgorzata Szandała, Łukasz Trzciński, Jaśmina Wójcik, Julita Wójcik, Jasiek Zoll (Mr. Fly Guy), Karolina Żyniewicz
    curators: Agata Cukierska, Katarzyna Kalina
 | coordination: Agata Gomolińska-Senczenko
 | visual identification: Marcin Wysocki
 | educational programme: Dominika Malska
  • See the Sun with your eyes closed

    Where does a black hole lead? What is created by a collision of two celestial bodies? What kind of creatures inhabit distant galaxies and can you meet them? We and the children will look for answers t

    with the participation of: Maciej Cholewa, Elżbieta Jabłońska, Piotr Kowalczyk, Katarzyna Łaciak, Adam Łucki, Gary Marshall-Stevens, and young artists from Bytom, Czeladź and Gliwice
    curators: Katarzyna Kalina, Paweł Wątroba

    It is here, at the very beginning of the text that I need to explain myself for the whim to refer to Kierkegaard, the Danish philosopher whose life – if we are to believe the Polish Wikipedia – was no

    on Kacper Lecnim’s "New Normality. Old habits".
    Aleksy Wójtowicz
    translation: Łukasz Kansy
  • Martyna Czech. Summoning

    In one of East-Asian stories the Emperor, dressed like a poor and starving old man, asks different animals for help. Among the creatures there was a rabbit, which – knowing that grass would not satisf

    4.07. - 28.08.2020
    curator: Paweł Wątroba
  • Kasper Lecnim. New Normality. Old Habits.

    Surprisingly enough, this is not a post-apocalyptic exhibition. Neither did we rise from the dead, nor did Anything (a UFO or the Saviour) come to solve the dispute over the last things.

    4.07. - 28.08.2020
    curator: Dawid Radziszewski

    In Poland, disability – just like the owls in Twin Peaks – is not what it seems to be. It is the same with Joanna Pawlik’s exhibition, hosted by the Bytom Kronika Gallery, where the Red Room – inspire

    Kamil Kuitkowski
    a text accompanying Joanna Pawlik’s “Black Pasta” exhibition
    translation: Łukasz Kansy
  • Joanna Pawlik. Black Pasta

    with the participation of Edward Gil-Deskur, Klaudia Kwiecień, Wiktor Okrój, Dorota Wach, Agata Wąsik

    15.02. – 3.04.2020
    curators: Agata Cukierska, Katarzyna Kalina
    opening: 15.02. (Saturday) at 19:00 hours
  • Michał Patycki. The Sun

    After a long shift underground, miner Staszek Zięba finally comes to the surface. He washes his body from coal dust and irradiates it with a sun lamp to make up for the sunless hours.

    15.02. – 3.04.2020
    curator: Maga Ćwieluch
    opening: 15.02. (Saturday) at 19:00 hours