The history of my research in Ukraine come to a full metaphorical circle. I remember when, in April of 2015, during a first trip to Kiev from Warsaw Western Station, I prepared short material about the perception of Polish people about Ukrainians and their economic migration to Poland. It’s beautiful. Now that I have to finish my document, I must look for help in London. Despite the fact that there
MakeCoffeeNotWAR.org it’a an idea of a non-profit and independent act of a film & photography document about the Ukrainian Conflict. Also an idea of the social activism that uses new media to help the population living in the area of military operation. An independent initiative of the production of a photographic and documentary films from the area of a conflict in Ukraine, focusing on social aspects. It is also an attempt
Pierwsza strona toruńskich “Nowości” 13.03.2015. W Toruniu została otwarta nowa przestrzeń w galerii Copernicus, hucznie otwarta. Każdy ma swoją wojnę, Polska szturmuje dżinsy z promocji, Ukraina… My w #Polska też mamy swoją #wojna, nie tylko #Ukraina #Poland #Tusk #Rosja #piatek13 13 #. Jaki kraj taka wojna: pic.twitter.com/LbR1HG6Ikg — Sebastian Plocharski (@SPlocharski) March 13, 2015 Fot. Mikołaj Kuras / gazeta.pl:
Two months ago I set up together with a few friends – Cracow artists with operating on Zabłocie – *Constipation Art Group (ang. *GAS; polish *GAZ – GrupaArtystycznego Zaparcia). The goal was simple, activation of the winter depression time and creative / psychological reconstruction life choices of conscince. Maybe even the way of redemption. Purpose naive, but naivety I could never get rid of. Idea: *Constipation (also known as costiveness
Zablocie is one of the most interesting parts of Cracow, but unfortunately also fashionable at the time (what worries me). Quite different charater than the rest of Cracow. Historically Zablocie served as industrial, now is a refuge for art studios, artisans and small business, such as design and printing. Unlucky, specificity of this place disappear by corporate policy and real estate development. Old factory buildings are demolished rather than adopted.