Photo report from the premiere “Estcopia”

July 22, 2012 in Milan Loviška

Photos: Zuzanna Szczerbińska

Esctopia

June 4, 2012 in Milan Loviška

Opening night: 3 July 2012, 9.00 PM at Centrum Zajawy The Rootz (Kantaka 4, Poznan).

Contemporary superheroes gifted with supernatural powers are just projections of our imagination. Heroes of our times are illusions created by all those whose powers are by nature limited. We dream of perfect creatures, unlimited by time and space, having seen them for decades in comic books and Hollywood box office hits. However, in today’s post-9/11 world –, at once globalized and fragmented, plunged into wars and conflicts – superhero fantasies have come back to life with more force than ever before. The new faith in supernatural heroes has become surprisingly real among contemporary people, who are disappointed and terrified by the modern world. Read the rest of this entry →

The Audience, the Performer, the Myth and the Sidekick

May 29, 2012 in Milan Loviška, UAM

For our Poznan residents, spring is a rather busy but very interesting time. On 16 May at 10.00 AM during the Students’ Culture Festival KULMINACJE at the campus of Adam Mickiewicz University’s Social Sciences Department our residents Milan Loviška and his collaborator, costume designer Otto Krause, met AMU students of Cultural Studies, Sociology, Psychology and Philosophy. Read the rest of this entry →

Photo report from Milan and Otto’s workshop

May 16, 2012 in Milan Loviška, National Museum in Poznan, Workshops

Milan Loviška’s workshop for children is over. It took place in the National Museum  as a part of the Children’s Museum Academy. After a brief description of their professional interests, Milan Loviška and Otto Krause showed the audience superhero posters from the Museum’s collection and together with the children discussed who superheroes are and what they do. At the end of the workshop, all the children took part in house-building for their superheroes.  Photos: Zuzanna Szczerbińska.