A concert in the National Stadium Metro Station this Thursday, a Chopin Tram in the streets of Warsaw this Sunday…

Currently, XVIIIth edition of the Warsaw Chopin Competition, the “W Warszawie wszystko gra Chopina” “Chopin plays in Warsaw” will offer several events until October 23rd. Continue reading A concert in the National Stadium Metro Station this Thursday, a Chopin Tram in the streets of Warsaw this Sunday…

Pałac Saski – First official video

The Ministry of Culture, National Heritage and Sport introduced a short video showing their vision about the Saski Palace reconstruction. The government signed a bill allowing the reconstruction of the Palace, expected for 2030. The main issue of this project is its excessive cost in the midst of a pandemic and a potential future financial crisis. The estimated cost of the reconstruction is above 2 billion PLN. Continue reading Pałac Saski – First official video

Pałac Saski – The government is still working on the reconstruction of the building.

Built in 1666 and destroyed in 1944 by the Nazis, the Pałac Saski (Saxon Palace) was the residence of the Morsztyn family and royal dynasties and even Chopin. The remains of the Palace is now the tomb of the unknown soldier. Continue reading Pałac Saski – The government is still working on the reconstruction of the building.

Chopin Recital by Bronisława Kawalla at the Old Orangery in Łazienki Park.

Every year (the first time was in 1959), pianists perform Chopin at the Łazienki Park next to his monument, unfortunately, this year due to the pandemic concerts are forbidden in public. In order to continue this tradition, the organizers decided to broadcast the concerts online. The first concert will be held next Sunday, May 17th from one of the most beautiful places in the Park, the Old Orangery… Continue reading Chopin Recital by Bronisława Kawalla at the Old Orangery in Łazienki Park.

Stunning! – Frédéric Chopin virtually recreated by Hadi Karimi.

This image of Frédéric Chopin is the stunning work of the Iranian visual artist Hadi Karimi. For this result, he used several tools ZBrush by Pixologic to sculpt the image, Substance 3D for the colors, Xgen for the hair, Maya by Autodesk, and Arnoldrenderer for the render. The whole work is here. He also recreated other celebrities as Audrey Hepburn, Michael Jackson, Freddie Mercury, Kurt … Continue reading Stunning! – Frédéric Chopin virtually recreated by Hadi Karimi.

Chopin concert at Łazienki Park performed online from the Old Orangery due to the pandemic from May 17th.

Every year (the first time was in 1959), pianists perform Chopin at the Łazienki Park next to his monument, unfortunately, this year due to the pandemic concerts are forbidden in public. In order to continue this tradition, the organizers decided to broadcast the concerts online. The first concert will… Continue reading Chopin concert at Łazienki Park performed online from the Old Orangery due to the pandemic from May 17th.