Raster gallery and Pola Art Foundation invite you to a special presentation of the publication ”Chrysalis”—a limited edition book, written by Marcin Różyc and designed by Tymek Borowski, presenting history of polish fashion.
”Chrysalis” is and avant-garde book and a work of art in its own right. Its is made up of a collection of cards chronicling Poland’s most exciting fashion designers and the country’s most groundbreaking fashion trends from the post-war period to present day. This experimental publication’s pages are made up of beautifully designed individual cards, the graphic layout of which is a unique work of art, each and enigmatic image open to interpretation and alluding to the text in the reverse.
“Chrysalis” was published by Polish Cultural Institute in London.
Friday, September 1
On display – Arkadius vintage collection, Chrysalis’ cards (designed by Tymek Borowski, arranged by Ewa Ciepielewska), silhouettes selection by Pat Guzik and DRAMAT Europe
A musical confession of an ex-stock broker, who, by experiencing a mystical vision, gives up the financial world for the cryptocurrency speculation.
Maria Magdalena Kozłowska – concept, vocals, performance
Karolina Karpińska – soprano
Jan Tomza-Osiecki – music, dramaturgy
Saturday, September 2
“Apropriation and Inspiration in Modern Design”
Kola Śliwińska in conversation with Paulina Latham, Tymek Borowski, Marcin Różyc, KAASKAS and Dominik Zieliński on behalf of Arkadius.