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