“Freedom” INTERNATIONAL MEDALLIC PROJECT 2013
The 5th edition of international medallic project called “Freedom” is a continuation of previous international projects titled „Signs of the time” in 2012, “Home” in 2011, “Time” in 2010 and “Dialogue” in 2009. It was addressed to fine arts universities and colleges all over the world, where the contemporary medallic art is being taught and which were interested in taking part in the project. Finally 15 universities’ studios from 11 countries gathered to participate in it and these are from: Bulgaria, Croatia, Japan, Israel, Germany, Spain, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Portugal, and individual artists from the UK, China, Polish, USA. Altogether 190 people exchanged their artistic experiences and thoughts about " Freedom " subject and its interpretations. The whole project shows the vast diversity in perceiving tendencies and development of contemporary medallic art, from formal perspective and widely understood creation in usage of different materials.
Project coordinator Dr Sebastian Mikołajczak