Directors

Andrzej Kosowski - director

Graduate of the Academy of Music in Cracow and the European Mozart Academy. Since 1996 he has been working in PWM Edition (Polskie Wydawnictwo Muzyczne SA) and in 2001 he became its chief editor. Creator and director of six editions of the Festival of Polish Music in Cracow (2006–2010). Board member of the Polish Book Chamber (2006–2009), the Authors and Publishers Association "Polska Książka" (2007–2009). Member of the Artistic Board of the Silesian Philharmonic (2007–2010) and the Krakow Opera (2001–2004). In 2007 he was a member of the Karol Szymanowski Year Organizing Committee at the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage. Member of the Association of Polish Music, the Karol Szymanowski Society and the Witold Lutosławski Society.
e-mail andrzej.kosowski@imit.org.pl
Andrzej Kosowski

Joanna Szymajda - deputy director

Ph.D. She defended her Ph.D. dissertation on "The aesthetics of the European contemporary dance since 1990" at the Universtity Paris III Sorbonne Nouvelle and the University of Łódź. She has completed her studies for the degree of Master of Theatre Arts and Psychology at the University of Łódź and the University Lyon II.

Author of scientific and critical articles about contemporary dance published among others in "Dialog", "Teatr", "Didaskalia" and “Opcje”. She worked among others as a dance project curator, eg. as part of the Festival Lodz of Four Cultures and artistic coordinator of the International Contemporary Dance Festival C/U.
e-mail joanna.szymajda@imit.org.pl
Joanna Szymajda
photos by Marta Ankiersztejn