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The exhibition "Marek Edelman. The Man" is a story about a hero, who did not want to be a hero, but history made him one. A story of a man, who in his life learned everything about death which is why he was aware of how precious every moment in life was and would always struggle for it.   

Marek Edelman: doctor, socio-political activist, one of the uprising leaders in Warsaw Ghetto, decorated with the Commander's Cross of the Legion of Honour and the title of Doctor Honoris Causa of many universities.

The exhibition not only introduces Marek Edelman himself, but also – takes us through his life. It presents the last 100 years of Polish, European and world history. His views and life attitude can become a kind of moral compass for young people.

The exhibition "Marek Edelman. The Man" is the most important element of the celebration of the Marek Edelman Year.

Curator: Marta Skłodowska

Co-authors of the exhibition: Joanna Podolska (UŁ), Magdalena Kamińska

Texts: Marta Skłodowska, Joanna Podolska (UŁ)

Editors: Joanna Podolska (UŁ)

Graphic design: Krzysztof Iwański

Architect: Magdalena Bałycz

Producer: Marcin Kuropatwa

Coordinator: Magdalena Kamińska

Translation: Dorota Dekiert


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The exhibition co-financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage and the Łódź City.


LODZER MISHMASH, a story about Jewish Łódź

The exhibition "Lodzer Mishmash" is a story about Jews from Łódź: about religion, language, culture, about known and less known artists, writers, industrialists, about dates and places important in history, holidays regularly celebrated every year, about joys and dramas, about history of the Lodz ghetto and about what Łódź Jews are engaged in today.

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The exhibition was accompanied by meetings, lectures, walks and many other attractions. The exhibition is now closed, but it can be viewed virtually.     

Virtual tour:

Curator: Joanna Podolska

Exhibition design: POLKADOT

Producers: Agpositivo // Beata Grabska // Adam Sikorski

Coordinator: Katarzyna Kurowska

Consultants: Symcha Keller, Joanna Lisek, Magdalena Ruta

Partners of the exhibition: State Archive in Lodz, Jewish Community in Łódź Gmina Wyznaniowa Żydowska w Łodzi, Art Museum in Lodz, The Arthur Szyk Society, TSKŻ, E. Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute Żydowski Instytut Historyczny im. E. Ringelbluma


"Man Overboard. Lodz Residents 50 Years after March" is an interdisciplinary project of a universal and multifaceted character. The result of the project are multimedia exhibitions where participants talk about their lives, their emigration experiences and their integration in host communities.

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Since these exhibitions have both a historical and educational dimension, they will be presented for a longer period than just a limited time exhibition commemorating the anniversary of the selected event. The project ‘Man overboard. Łódź residents 50 years after March’ "aims to present the fate of Jews from Łódź who left Poland during this period. The title of the project "Man overboard" symbolizes their struggle for survival in a foreign environment “without a life jacket ".

The Danish Cultural Institute has decided to take on the patronage of the "Man overboard" project. The project manager is Bogusława Sochańska, Head of the Danish Cultural Institute in Warsaw.

The Polish Embassy in Copenhagen expressed official support and interest in the project. The embassy together with the ambassador, Mrs. Henryka Mościcka-Dendys is the official project supervisor.

Authors: Kamila Bogulewska, Aleksander Milchtach Sław

Report from the opening:



Co-financed by the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage


The exhibition co-financed from the subsidy of the Łódź City Council

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The exhibition of the National Center for Culture "Karski. Don't let the world forget" organized on the 100th anniversary of the birth of Jan Karski, is an attempt to bring a broad audience closer to one of the greatest men of the 20th century history. The story of Karski's life is divided into nine chapters devoted to the most important moments of his biography.

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The exhibition was displayed for two years (2014-2015) in the building of the Dialogue Center. The virtual version is now available.


 Exhibition organizer: National Center for Culture

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© 2020 Dialogue Center. Co-financed by the National Center for Culture as part of the Culture on the Web program.

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BUILDING OPENING HOURS (during the opening hours you can visit current exhibitions). Admission to the building and all exhibitions is free.

Monday - Friday from 11 AM to 6 PM
Saturday - Sunday from 12.00 PM to 6 PM

Monday - Friday from 9 AM to 5 PM
Saturday - Sunday CLOSED


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