• HAWARTE. Last Masterpieces of Ancient Painters

    Exhibition presenting the results of PCMA excavations and conservation work in a mithreum in Hawarte (northern Syria) opens in the Archaeological Museum in Kraków. Excavations of the underground cave, which was excavated by Prof. Michał Gawlikowski from the Institute of Archaeology, University of Warsaw, were followed by an extensive conservation program concerning the wall paintings, […]

  • 70 years of Polish archaeology and restoration work in Egypt

    21 October – unveiling of a bust of Professor Kazimierz Michałowski placed in the pantheon of great Egyptologists in the Egyptian Museum and the opening of an exhibition devoted to a presentation of the legacy of Polish archaeologists and conservators cooperating to save the Egyptian heritage from oblivion (exhibition at the Egyptian Museum through December […]

  • Oasis of the Imagination – exhibition commemorating fifty years of Polish archaeological research at Palmyra

    The exhibition presenting Polish discoveries in Palmyra, Syria, and press conference, will open at the Podchorążówka in the Royal Łazienki Park on 24 June 2010 (Thursday), at 11.00 a.m. The exhibition will be presented all summer also at the Podchorążówka building, in the Royal Łazienki Amphitheater and the roadside fence gallery in Belwederska Street.

  • Exhibition: Ancient Marea

    Ten years of archaeological research by a joint mission from the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology (University of Warsaw) and the Archaeological Museum in Kraków will be represented at a photo exhibition “Ancient Marea – Polish excavations in Egypt 2000-2009”. The exhibition accompanies a conference on “The Fringes of Christianity”, to be held at the […]

  • The Alexandrian School. Polish research on Kom el-Dikka 1960-2011

    Exhibition mounted at the Royal Castle in Warsaw (Treasury Hall), from 28 June to 31 August 2012. The show presents the most important archaeological discoveries and the results of the comprehensive conservation effort made over the past fifty years by the team from the Polish Centre of Mediterranean Archaeology of the University of Warsaw. More […]

  • 70 years of Polish archaeology and restoration work in Egypt

    Anniversary celebration in Cairo Seventy years of Polish archaeological research in Egypt is hardly the kind of round anniversary that is ordinarily celebrated with jubilee events, but in this case it is closely connected with the commemoration of a man without whom there would be no such anniversaries to celebrate. It was Kazimierz Michałowski who […]

  • 100th birth anniversary of K. Michałowski

    SCHOLAR AND ERUDITE Professor Kazimierz Michałowski, scholar and erudite, recognized researcher and founder of the Polish school of Mediterranean archaeology, died 25 years ago. The anniversary of his death falls practically seventy years to the day after he opened his first excavations in Tell Edfu in Upper Egypt. That first choice of archaeological site for […]