World sculpture Day (last Saturday in April)
History books tell us the word sculpture #InternationalSculptureDay comes from Latin sculpere which means to carve.
Jan Zumbach 107 birthday commemoration
On this day, April 15, 1915, author of bestseller like "On wings of war-My life as a pilot adventurer", but above all Polish WWII pilot ace Jan Eugeniusz Ludwik Zumbach was born in Warsaw, Poland.
The PMA mourns the loss of Life Member Helena Sromek
Helena Sromek, age 78, of Chicago, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2022, after a brief battle with cancer.
World Day of Mathematics
UNESCO established a worldwide day of appreciation for the discipline of math featuring this year a special global set of short presentations about mathematics by speakers in 5 languages.
Polish National Anthem
Today the Mikołaj Kopernik Polish Saturday School visited the PMA.
Jozef Rapacki – 93 commemoration of death
On this day January 31 we remember Jozef Rapacki, one of the most noted and nostalgic Polish painters. Born March 19, 1871, in Warsaw, Rapacki died Jan. 31, 1929.
55 commemoration of Sister Stanisia’s death
We remember the best-known Polish American Catholic nun turned artist and painter Sister Stanisia.
Students from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago!
Today we had the pleasure of hosting students from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago with Adrienne Kochman, Ph.D., Lecturer, Dept. of Art History, Theory & Criticism. Thank you for visiting!