Shared Cities – European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014

“Shared Cities- European Prize for Urban Public Space 2014” is a biennial competition that aims to recognise best projects of the public spaces in Europe. During this year 8th edition an international jury has chosen, among hundreds of projects, 25 finalists whose artworks are presented on this exhibition. In a time when more than half…

International architectural workshop “The Great Project and the renaissance of cities”: Szczecin 2014 – Attractive Szczecin-Aleja Wojska Polskiego.

The purpose of this workshop is to carry out a public discussion about the redevelopment of Aleja Wojska Polskiego, to exchange experiences, diagnose problems and identify the main aims of the activities. It also asks for the commitment of local societies and businessmen as well as authorities; furthermore, it tries to divide the areas of…

COMPETITION “BUILDING OF THE LAST 25 YEARS_SYMBOL OF CHANGE”

The Organiser of the competition “Building of the last 25 years_SYMBOL OF CHANGE” is the municipality of Szczecin and the Co-organiser is the Polish Architects Association Szczecin’s Division (Stowarzyszenie Architektów Polskich Oddział Szczecin). Collaborating institutions: West Pomeranian District Chamber of Architects in the Republic of Poland (Zachodniopomorska Okręgowa Izba Architektów RP), the West Pomeranian University…

Exhibition of diplomas BDA-SARP

The exhibition consists of the best graduate works that aspire to receive the Annual Polish-German Integrative Award (BDA-SARP-AWARD). This award is a joint initiative of the most important architectonic associations from Poland and Germany. It aims to promote cooperation and integration between young architects from both countries. Thanks to the exhibition we could “catalogue” the…

Exhibition devoted to the Works of Profesor A.M. Szymski

Within the framework of this year’s 8th edition of the festival of architecture in Szczecin, Westival 2014, we present an exhibition of the works of professor Adam Maria Szymski. It will be devoted to his achievements in sacral architecture. The main reason for this event is the celebration of his 70th birthday as well as…

Trips around Szczecin with Przemek Głowa

As it has been in previous years, during Westival we will organise trips around Szczecin with a guide and a man of great learning- Przemek Głowa, who will introduce participants to the following questions: Central outskirts: having their own rhythm, the margins of the city start to draw  attention… Between the plaza and roundabout: Does…

Workshops for children

ARCHITECTURE AND MUSIC:“FEEL HARMONY” We follow the inspiration of the designers of Szczecin’s philharmonic hall – musical instruments are seen as a starting point to a form, then the idea is being conveyed into the form of a building – first as a sketch and then as a model. In this way we will explain…

Projekcja Filmów

HUMAN SCALE (2012) Directed by: Andreas M. Dalsgaard Director of Photography by: Heikki Färm , Adam Philp Producers: Signe Byrge Sørensen Production: Final Cut for Real Contemporary metropolises are characterised by gigantic flyovers crossing the cities and houses- towers where people live like as if inside concrete boxes. Nowadays 50% of the population lives in…

Koncert Baltic Neopolis Quartet

Powstały  z inicjatywy muzyków-solistów szczecińskiej Baltic Neopolis Orchestra  BNQ w składzie: Filip Lipski, Joanna Wójtowicz, Emilia Goch, Tomasz Szczęsny zagra koncert , w którego programie są  utwory na kwartet smyczkowy, autorstwa: Philipa Glassa, Janusza Stalmierskiego, Arvo Pärta i Piotra Klimka Zdjęcie pochodzi ze strony https://www.facebook.com/BalticNeopolisOrchestra/photos Wstęp wolny.