Foundation for Visual Documentary

Dialogue, an opportunity for changes – the last edition

The last edition of workshops for Roma journalists entitled “Dialogue, an opportunity for change” took place in Oświęcim. The workshops were conducted by: Dariusz Fedor, Adam Kozak, Dominique Roynette and Piotr Wójcik. They were addressed to ten participants, who completed the workshops by publishing a zine. The workshops were organised by the Association of Roma in Poland, the “Dialog-Pheniben” quarterly, and the Picture Doc Foundation.

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.


Papusza is a CD set published by Agora SA and the National Center for Culture. Picture Doc produced the second CD presenting archive recordings of Bronisaława Wajs "Papusza". The original recordings were produced by the Polish Radio between 1959 and 1979.

Roma people in Europe

A series of videos about the history and social issues of the European Roma community. by Piotr Wójcik in collaboration with the Roma People Association in Poland and the Dialog-Pheniben Foundation.

The evening devoted to Papusza

On the 8th of November at 5 PM another “Debate for the Dialogue” was held in the Culture Dialogue Museum in Kielce (Rynek 3 St.). It was focused on Papusza - the outstanding Romani poet.

Bytom Karb

May 2013, Zollverein, Essen, Germany Collective exhibition "Memory of Work" Curator: Stephan Stroux "Memory of Work" is a multimedia project in the former Zollverein coalmine in Essen, undertaking the issue of the dusk of the industrial culture. The project features Polish and German artists, including Wojciech Kucharczyk, Sławomir Rumiak, Wilhelm Sasnal, Andrzej Tobis, and Piotr Wójcik.

Roma People of Europe

April-June 2013, Borderland House, Sejny, Poland Author: Piotr Wójcik Curator: Dominique Roynette Piotr Wójcik documented the lives of Roma people in Europe for the past 20 years. He photographed them in Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, and France.