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Polish Paradise at Tbilisi Photo Festival
16th September 2016 @ 21:30 - 18th September 2016 @ 00:00
16.09.16 / 21:30 / Fresh from Polish Paradise / Party and slideshow by Fresh From Poland.
17.09.16 / 17:00 / Polish Paradise Talks / Nine brief talks presenting Polish photography in a nutshell.
17.09.16 / 20:00 / Photo Poland at Night of Photography / Slideshow presenting best contemporary and emerging Polish photographers shortlisted for PhotoPoland project.
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Polish Paradise event is co-organized by Miesiąc Fotografii w Krakowie / Krakow Photomonth Festival, TIFF Festival and Lodz Fotofestiwal with the support of Instytut Adama Mickiewicza / Adam Mickiewicz Institute (Culture.pl) and Polish Embassy Tbilisi.
► Fresh from Polish Paradise / Party with DJ Kuki Monstah, Polish specialities and slideshow by Fresh From Poland.
There is no better way to introduce Polish Paradise than the party with DJ Kuki Monstah, responsible for organizing events with the best Polish funk DJs and turntablists. Visual attractions will be provided by slideshow with over sixty Polish artists, prepared by Fresh From Poland, online platform and magazine focusing on exploring new trends and activities in contemporary Polish photography. Get a taste of Polish hospitality with Polish snacks, alcohol, music and photography!
Fresh From Poland presents: Franek Ammer, Karolina Bajda, Katarzyna Balicka, Ewa Behrens, Marta Berens, Łukasz Biederman, Marcel Borowski, Michał Brezinsky, Ola Bydlowska, Michał Bździuch, Agnieszka Chabros, Damian Chrobak, Justyna Chrobot, Jan Cieślikiewicz, Marta Cieślikowska, Ania Cywińska, Michał Czech, Piotr Czyż, Alicja Dobrucka, Darek Fortas, Jacek Fota, Karolina Grabowska, Kasia Gumpert, Karolina Jonderko, Dorotka Kaczmarek, Karolina Karwan, Anna Kieblesz, Kamila Kobierzyńska, Wawrzyniec Kolbusz, Magdalena Kulak, Marcin Kwiecień, Diana Lelonek, Krystian Lipiec, Mateusz Luzar, Monika Łopacka, Kuba Mozolewski, Gabriel Orłowski, Tatiana Pancewicz, Sylwia Paprzycka, Magdalena Lazar & Marcin Pazera, Oiko Petersen, Ewa Płonka, Natalia Podgórska, Natalia Poniatowska, Ernest Protasiewicz, Maciek Przemyk, Michał Sierakowski, Magdalena Świtek, Jacek Ura, Ola Walkow, Anna Wiącek, Ania Witkovska, Hubert Worobiej, Michał Woroniak, Piotr Zbierski, Marta Zgierska.
► Polish Paradise Talks / Nine brief talks presenting Polish photography in a nutshell.
3 artists: Łukasz Rusznica, Anna Orłowska and Jacek Fota!
3 mayor Polish photography festivals: Krakow Photomonth Festival, Lodz Fotofestiwal and TIFF Festival from Wroclaw presented by Joanna Gorlach, Krzysztof Candrowicz and Maciej Bujko!
2 ongoing projects: PhotoPoland and Photography Never Dies presented by Franek Ammer and Krzysztof Candrowicz!
1 Polish photobook award – Photographic Publication of the Year 2016 presented by Franek Ammer!
9 talks, 180 slides, 90 minutes!
All of this to get know Polish photography better!
► Photo Poland at Night of Photography / Slideshow presenting best contemporary and emerging Polish photographers shortlisted for PhotoPoland project.
PhotoPoland is a project aimed at international audience, curators, gallery owners, employees of cultural institutions and organizers of photographic events all over the world but most of all at the people interested in becoming acquainted with the works of Polish photographers. PhotoPoland 2016 catalogue was published on the occasion of Polish Paradise presence at Cosmos Books Arles. It will be available also during Tbilisi Photo Festival.
Artists: Filip Berendt, Kuba Dąbrowski, Jacek Fota, Dominika Gęsicka, Magda Hueckel, Irenka Kalicka, Adam Lach, Tomasz Lazar, Diana Lelonek, Anna Orłowska, Igor Pisuk, Łukasz Rusznica, Wiktoria Wojciechowska, Piotr Zbierski and the Sputnik Photos collective [music: Neon Moon/ Wojtek Bryndel, production: Badzi]
The PhotoPoland 2016 project is co-organized by Fotofestiwal and Culture.pl. Its partners are the TIFF Festival, Krakow Photomonth Festival and European Capital of Culture Wrocław 2016.