en
Opening hours:
Thursday10-17
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10-17
Wednesday 11-19
Thursday 10-17
Friday 10-17
Saturday 10-18
Sunday 12-17
Opening hours:
Thursday9-15
Monday Closed
Tuesday 9-15
Wednesday 9-18
Thursday 9-15
Friday 9-15
Saturday 10-18
Sunday 12-17
Opening hours:
Thursday 10-17
MondayClosed
Tuesday10-17
Wednesday11-19
Thursday10-17
Friday10-17
Saturday10-18
Sunday12-17
Opening hours:
Thursday 9-15
MondayClosed
Tuesday9-15
Wednesday9-18
Thursday9-15
Friday9-15
Saturday10-18
Sunday12-17
en

Iconic Things project

What does iconic mean? We are waiting for your vote! It doesn’t matter how old you are or who you are – your opinion is important to us. Fill in this questionnaire and share your opinion:

http://bit.ly/RzeczyKultowe

The project Iconic Things is to prepare the ground for an interdisciplinary discussion devoted to what the word “iconic” means and to select some iconic things and ideas. They will be chosen during the discussion collectively with the participation of the audience and then presented at the exhibitions accompanied by special educational activities.

The project is to draw the public’s attention to the interesting and engaging areas of life – not explicitly associated with traditional ethnography yet subject to ethnographic research – that make some cultural phenomena iconic and groundbreaking.

Iconic things are going to be the subject of surveys among a diverse group of respondents for the 3-year duration of the project as well as of activities such as expert debates, workshops with creators and designers that work with iconic things, they create, or interpret them. Ephemeral exhibitions will accompany the process of compiling the list of iconic things. Organised meetings for fans of iconic things related to various areas like music, fashion, cars, culinary arts and more will also take place.

The culmination of this project will be an exhibition entitled Iconic Things based mostly on the items collected throughout the project. The exhibition will include a wide range of educational and cultural activities appropriate for all ages and people with special needs. In addition, educational materials (expert articles) will be produced.

The goal is to broaden the range of cultural phenomena that people associate with ethnography. The year that marks the 130th anniversary of the establishment of the National Ethnographic Museum in Warsaw, this project begins a discussion on the role of a modern ethnographic museum.

Project author: Anna Grunwald

Co-author: Aleksander (Bratek) Robotycki

Events organised as part of the project Iconic Things will be updated regularly in the Events section of our website as well as on our Facebook profile.

The event "Iconic things" was co-financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage from the Culture Promotion Fund under the 'Cultural Education' program for 2018-20 and co-financing of the Mazowieckie Voivodeship Self-government.

18.10 - 30.04.2020
Exhibition

Disco Relaks exhibition

23.02 - 23.02.2028
Exhibition

The Korean gallery

FreshMail.com
 

FreshMail.com
 

FreshMail.com
 

FreshMail.com
 

FreshMail.com
 

FreshMail.com