What is hidden. Bartek Arobal Kociemba
In some Silesian towns children collect magical green “rocks” with undulating linear patterns. These are slag - a by-product of smelting iron ore. Those stones stimulate our imagination. They direct o...
Unforgettable. Women during the uprisings and plebiscite in Upper Silesia
Insurgents, regardless of the time of events, are always a very masculinized group. When we refer to Silesian insurgents, we also mean mainly men. We still do not know their numbers. According to vari...
Performatywny Magazyn: From a Time Perspective / The mark
The aim of accepting submissions for the 3rd edition of the artist residency programme “Performatywny Magazyn: From a Time Perspective” connected with the 90th anniversary of Muzeum Śląskie in 2019 wa...
Prohibition, exclusion, superstition. A photographic tale of women in industry
The aim of the exhibition is to present the difficult problem of the role of women in industry over the past 150 years, with a particular focus on the significance of the two world wars in the process...
Slope degrees. Michał Łuczak
It is the coal that Upper Silesia has been built upon, and it still continues to affect its landscape, also the urban one. The underground exploitation has a visible and explicit impact on the archite...
Zajawka. Silesian Hip-Hop 1993–2003
Zajawka. Silesian Hip-Hop 1993–2003 Hip-hop was born in the late 1970s in poor African-American communities. For most of them, it was often the only available form of public expression. For the res...
Close but From a Far-Away World. The History of Domestication of Mammals
The theme of the exhibition “Close but From a Far-Away World. The History of Domestication of Mammals” is the little-known history of the domestication of mammals. The process started approximately 40...
Stories about walking the city. Post-temporary exhibition
In their works, Agnieszka Antkowiak, Aleksandra Nowakowska and Przemek Branas refer to the exhibition titled Zajawka. Silesian Hip-Hop 1993–2003 presented at Muzeum Śląskie. Riding on the ra...
Edmund Monsiel. An Eternal Enigma
Over fifty years have passed from the first publication of Edmund Monsiel’s drawings in Przekrój magazine, and almost as many since his first exhibition in the Art Historians' Association in Krakow, f...
Teresa Murak. I am
Teresa Murak is a conceptual artist. Since the 1970s, her style has been determined by fleeting materials, such as cress, germinating cereal grains, ash and destructible fabrics. This translates into ...