Poland

Max Cegielski: Eye of the World

Journalist and writer, musician and cultural animator. Born in 1975. He co-hosted the show “Hala Odlotów” on TVP Kultura that received the prestigious Grand Press journalist award in 2015. He currently co-hosts the “Xięgarnia” programme on the news channel, TVN24. Author of many books, e.g. Oko świata. Od Konstantynopola do Stambułu (Beata Pawlak Award, 2009), Mozaika. Śladami Rechowiczów (2011) and Wielki Gracz. Ze Żmudzi na Dach Świata (2015). Author and curator of art projects: The Flying Mickiewicz University (Istanbul), Global Prosperity (Gdansk, Warsaw) and Sklep Polsko-Indyjski (Warsaw, Mumbai). Co-author (together with Anna Zakrzewska) of reportages and TV docs on contemporary art.