Creative workshops – preparing “ISLAND EUROPE”

In creative workshop led by artists from Italy, France and Finland  took part participants involving in the process of creating from different cities, as well as by Warsaw-based members of Strefa WolnoSlowa. The workshop focused on transforming video and audio materials gathered from all cities taking part in the project for used in the "Europe Island" performance and installation. It also included theatre, video and sound activities based upon characters and plot elements from Shakespeare's "The Tempest". The workshop culminated in a performance entitled Europe Island which was presented on 24 January at The State Ethnographical Museum in Warsaw.

This workshop  led by Pietro Floridia (Cantieri Meticci, Bolonia), Alicja Borkowska (Strefa WolnoSłowa, Warszawa), Tomasz Gromadka (Strefa WolnoSłowa, Warszawa), Linda Fahssis (Cie Check Points, Paryż), Alejandro Olarte (freelance artist, Helsinki) and Marek Pluciennik (Ptarmigan, Helsinki)

Final of "The City Ghettos of Today" in Warsaw. Photo: Łukasz Kupka