Poland

Shortlist announced for controversial Warsaw monument

Plans have attracted criticism over former Warsaw Ghetto site

Published online: 06 February 2015

Thirty years on, the great film that liberated artists to explore the Holocaust

On the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, Polish artists share how Claude Lanzmann’s nine-and-a-half-hour epic has inspired them to create new narratives of the terrible events

Published online: 27 January 2015

Miroslaw Balka: what “Shoah” means to me

The Polish artist on the influence of Claude Lanzmann’s epic Holocaust documentary

Published online: 27 January 2015

Star of David rises over Hitler’s former HQ

Artists rebuild fragments of a former synagogue in Polish castle

Published online: 16 September 2014

Painting lost after Second World War returned to Poland

The 19th-century landscape by Oswald Achenbach, missing since 1946, turned up in a Cologne auction catalogue

Published online: 13 August 2014

Ai Weiwei digs deep in Warsaw

The Chinese artist's work in Poland will be invisible to the public

Published online: 17 June 2014

Warsaw galleries aim to build a market from the ground up

Now in its third year, the city’s annual weekend of gallery openings and art events tried to make up for a lack of local collectors

Published online: 02 October 2013

Auschwitz unveils Israeli work

Artist Michal Rovner has created a display of works made by children during the Holocaust

Published online: 13 June 2013

Jewish history museum opens in Warsaw on anniversary of ghetto uprising

Eight galleries, including the reconstructed roof of a 17th-century wooden synagogue, will tell the story of 1,000 years of Jewish presence in Poland

Published online: 19 April 2013

Polish show digs into Andy Warhol’s Slovakian roots

Exhibition in Krakow puts Pop artist’s work in context with his central European background

Published online: 17 January 2013

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