When Time Location

11:30 am - 8:00 pm


Celebrating 100 years of Poland’s Independence.

Posted on 09-10-2018 , by: Art Gmurowski , 0 Comments

November 18th, Sunday 
The Blanton Museum of Art, 200 E Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Austin, TX 78712

The celebrations of 100 years of Poland’s regained independence, conclude this year Austin Polish Film Festival (Nov 8th-11th at the AFS Cinema) . The event includes the exhibit of poster art by a renowned Polish artist Ryszard Kaja, from his series  ” Poland” , the performance by a fantastic folk dance group “Wawel” that joins us from Houston, TX, as well as screenings of The Pianist and Warsaw 44,both portraying a difficult Polish history. All the events take place at the Smith Building (across form museum galleries) , are free and open to the public. 


11:30 AM 5:00- Opening of Poster Art Exhibit

12:00 PM – Folk dance group WAWEL performance

1:00 PM – screening of film “Warsaw ’44

5:00 PM – Live music followed by screening of film “The Pianist



Parking: free street parking or at Brazos Garage- please take ticket with you and during museum open hours 1-5, staff can validate parking for $4