“Solidarity: Women in Opposition”
The first edition of the narrative game scriptwriting workshop “Solidarity: Women in Opposition” behind us.
Maria Elena Bonet: Exploring creativity, resilience, and art through an artistic journey
We are sharing a clip prepared in Villa Decius during an Artistic Residency under Arts in Exile programme.
MEETING: The Literary Centre of Europe // Breakthroughs
We invite you to Villa Decius for a meeting with this year’s Visegrad Literary Residency scholarship holders.
We know the winners of the 20th Sérgio Vieira de Mello Polish Prize
Marcin Zyla, Familias Unidas por Nuestros Desaparecidos en Jalisco (FUNDEJ) from Mexico and Andrzej Poczobut – were selected as this year’s recipients of the prestigious Sérgio Vieira de Mello Award, United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights.
The autumn edition of the Visegrad Literary Residencies has started
We wrześniu rozpoczęła się jesienna tura tegorocznych Wyszehradzkich Rezydencji Literackich. W Willi Decjusza do końca listopada przebywać będzie czworo twórców z Polski, Czech, Słowacji oraz Węgier.
We invite you to an exhibition of works by Źmicier Šapavałaŭ!
Within the framework of “Culture in Exile”, an exhibition of works by Źmicier Šapavałaŭ – a master of historical engraving on copper and an excellent graphic artist – is being presented from October 8 to November 12 in the spaces of Villa Decius.
Call for application
The call for applications for the Visegrad Literary Residency 2024 has been launched.
Join us for a meeting with Belarusian artists!
On September 24 at 3 pm, another event within the framework of “Culture in Exile” will take place at Villa Decius. The villa spaces will host three prominent Belarusian artists – Dmitri Strotsev, Nasta Kudasava and Artur Kamaroŭski – who were forced into political exile from their homeland.
Rights and Freedom of Culture
An international debate on freedom of culture in times of political change at Villa Decius.
Maria Elena Bonet spends August in Villa Decius
Welcome to Krakow belarusian artist Maria Elena Bonet, who will spend August here as part of the “Culture in Exile” project.
Culture in Exile 2023
Another event under the project “Culture in Exile 2023” is behind us. A concert by the ETNO Choir from Belarus, organized by Villa Decius, took place in Krakow’s Jordan Park.
The 21st Visegrad Summer School behind us!
Villa Decius from July 3-12, 2023 hosted the 21st Visegrad Summer School, a unique educational and cultural program aimed at students, graduates, young researchers and professionals from Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Poland and Hungary, as well as other Central and Eastern European countries.