February 13th, 2018

Circus in the World of Spectacles

A book like this could not be published anywhere alse but in Lublin, the city of Carnaval Sztukmistrzów, the largest Nouveau Cirque festival in Poland. This is the first Polish language academic publication in a few decades that demonstrates the phenomenon of the circus in its historical and contemporary forms.


February 1st, 2018

The influence of Lublin’s outdoor festivals on the city’s socio-economic development

On 1 February 2018, the members of the research team presented the results of the research in front of a larger audience. The report called “Wpływ lubelskich festiwali plenerowych na rozwój gospodarczy i społeczny miasta” (The influence of Lublin’s outdoor festivals on the city’s socio-economic development” ) has drawn up a number of concrete instances and benefits in which festivals help the city.


January 24th, 2018

Outdoor festivals in Lublin: what have we achieved, what can we still do?

A conference focused on the research report concerning festivals organized by Workshops of Culture in Lublin – Night of Culture, East of Culture – Different Sounds, Carnaval Sztukmistrzów and the Jagiellonian Fair.


January 11th, 2018

Playing the City – Community Arts Lab | Open Call

Workshops of Culture in Lublin are running an open call for artists-in-residence projects within Community Arts Lab. We are looking for people with ideas for projects which enter into surprising, humorous, creative, unusual and/or experimental interactions with the public space and its users. Community Arts Lab (CAL) is an interdisciplinary international residence programme run by […]