We are nominated!

19 September 2016

Monumental Art Festival nominated for the Wings of Tricity award! For its consistent and successful gallery of the large format works carried out at elevations of residential buildings, for bringing back to life the grey space and making Zaspa home for murals. That’s how Trójmiasto.pl portal describes the Monumental Art Festival nomination for Wings of […]


Interviews with artists of Monumental Art 2016

3 August 2016

What are they waiting for, what did they paint and how was it to work on the scaffolding reaching 12 floors? On July 8, Monumental Art Collection in Zaspa expanded with 4 murals, which altogether gives 58 large-format works. The eighth and the last edition of Monumental Art organized by City Culture Institute was seen off by over […]


Opening of Monumental Art Festival. Last time in Zaspa

6 July 2016

 – This is the end of the Festival, but not the end of the collection – says Barbara Sroka from the City Culture Institute. The last opening parade with live music will take place on July 8 at 6:00pm next to Kamil Kuzko’s mural at ul. Skarżyńskiego 12d. All in all, Monumental Art Collection will […]


Waiting – the 2016 edition of the Monumental Art festival in Zaspa

16 June 2016

The eighth – and the last – edition of the Monumental Art festival titled Waiting is going to take place from 27 June to 8 July in Gdansk, in the Zaspa residential area. Four new, large-scale works are going to be painted by artists from Argentina and Poland. The biggest integrated gallery of murals will […]


Artists of the Collection taking part in Brandalism

1 December 2015

The artists of The Collection of Monumental Painting in Gdansk Zaspa took part in a collective action organised by a UK based organisation Brandalism for the UN climate talks in Paris. Over 600 artworks critiquing the corporate takeover of the COP21 climatetalks were installed in advertising spaces across Paris and other cities in Europe. Among […]


Alternative walks around Gdansk are getting more and more popular each year – the summary

14 October 2015 | Tagi:

Over 4 600 people have participated in this year’s alternative walks organised by the CCI! In total, nearly 300 excursions were organised. The Local Guides have shown tourists and the citizens round the monumental art collection in Zaspa, the mysterious Biskupia Górka, Dolne Miasto – which is getting prettier every day – and the newly-discovered Nowy […]


Monumental Art 2015 – Each day counts

18 June 2015

It is the seventh time Gdansk will welcome artists from all around the world who are coming here to take part in the Monumental Art festival and give Zaspa several new grand paintings. This year, the City Culture Institute has invited artists from Spain, Uruguay, Greece, Russia, and Poland. This year’s motto is Each Day […]


The summer of alternative walks around Gdansk hits the peak!

14 September 2014

Nearly 4 100 people participated in the alternative walks around Gdansk with the CCI. The citizens and tourists alike could sign up for as many as eight free tours around the Lower Town, Biskupia Górka, and Zaspa, which were given by the Local Guides, as well as in the former Shipyard, the Main Town, and the Old […]


Road is happiness – Monumental Art Festival

5 June 2014 | Tagi:

On June 30th first of the artists will hit the walls and begin the 6th Monumental Art Festival. New murals will become the part of the 45-piece Monumental Art Collection and will be created by the artist from Poland, Spain, Japan, Argentina and Italy. Their work will revolve around this year edition’s motto: “Road is the […]


Visit the alternative Gdansk

3 June 2014

As many as six alternative tour routes are offered by the CCI for those who wish to do some sightseeing in Gdansk. In addition to the well-known walks around Zaspa and Biskupia Górka which were given by the Local Guides, as well as to the ones in the former Shipyard, where the Metropolitanka social group tells her-stories, three more districts […]