Poland: Mazel tov to 2019 POLIN award winner Natalia Bartczak and Special Award recipient Auschwitz Jewish Center – Jewish Heritage Europe

2019-12-12T05:27:29+00:00December 7th, 2019|News from Poland, POLIN Museum|

Original link: https://jewish-heritage-europe.eu/2019/12/04/poland-2019-polin-awards/

POLIN Museum wins an EU Prize for Cultural Heritage

2018-01-31T18:31:10+00:00April 7th, 2017|News from Poland, POLIN Museum|

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews wins an EU Prize for Cultural Heritage Europa Nostra Awards 2017 for Jewish Cultural Heritage: Educational program

The European Commission and Europa Nostra revealed today the winners of the 2017 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, Europe’s top honour in the heritage field. For the first time in award’s history, one of the Europa Nostra Awards in the ‘Education, training and awareness raising’ category is presented to a Polish […]

POLIN Museum Wins Two Top European Museum Awards

2018-01-31T18:30:28+00:00March 15th, 2017|POLIN Museum|

POLIN Museum Wins Top European Awards!


Museum Director prof. D.Stola accepts the award, San Sebastian, November 9, 2016. (Photo: topictolosa.com)

The 2016 European Museum of the Year Award was presented to POLIN Museum at a ceremony on April 9 in San Sebastian, Spain. This is the first time in the 39 years of the award that a museum in Poland has received this award. The winner holds The Egg, by […]

Frank Stella and the Synagogues of Historic Poland at POLIN Museum

2018-01-31T18:30:53+00:00February 20th, 2016|News from Poland|

World-Class Temporary Exhibition – Frank Stella and the Synagogues of Historic Poland at POLIN Museum

Frank Stella and the Synagogues of Historic Poland, a world-class exhibition, features the work of one of the greatest abstract artists of the twentieth century. Stella was inspired by Polish wooden synagogues to create a unique series of works. For the first time, Stella’s large reliefs from his Polish Village series have been set side by side with the prewar photographs and measured drawings […]