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Meeting about the Romani people and art

On the 18th of December 2013 another meeting of series called “Debates for the dialogue” was held at Educational Centre in Katowice. It was devoted to the Romani art and the Romani artists.

Monika Weychert Waluszko – the curator of the exhibition “Houses as silver as tents” held at the Warsaw Gallery Zachęta, Ewa Kokot – art historian, the manager of the Educational Centre and Zuzanna Sokołowska – historian, philosopher and art critic – participated in the meeting. Joanna Talewicz-Kwiatkowska, the editor-in-chief of quarterly magazine “Dialog-Pheniben”, lead the meeting.

During the meeting a multimedia presentation was shown. It introduced the leading Romani artists and presented fragments of the interview with Gabi Jimenez.

Debaty na rzecz dialogu – o sztuce. Katowice, 18.12.2013. from Fundacja Picture Doc on Vimeo.

Meeting of series “Debates for the dialogue” was organised by: Association of Romani People in Poland, Dialog-Pheniben Foundation, Picture Doc Foundation, Educational Centre in Katowice and Ars Cameralis.