About Kronika

Kronika Centre for Contemporary Art, located in the heart of post-industrial city of Bytom in Upper Silesia, Poland, has been conducting long-term critical, social and educational activities for 30 years.

The Kronika programme is realised through exhibitions, projects involving the local community, activities in the public space, artistic residencies, publishing, and educational activities, with particular emphasis on social issues, popularisation of women's art, and educational programme.

Curators and artists are constantly asking themselves questions about the function of art and its effect.

Kronika CCA cooperates with artistic communities and art centres in Poland and abroad. Previous partners include Kunstverein in Wolfsburg, Foksal Gallery Foundation in Warsaw, Press to Exit Project Space in Skopje, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, L'Appartement 22 in Rabat, thealit Frauen.Kultur. Labor in Bremen, Ars Cameralis Silesiae Superioris, Pro Helvetia, Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice, Cite Internationale des Arts, Beton Salon (Paris), Chelsea College of Art (London), Plymouth University, Valand Academy - University of Gothenburg, artportal.hu, APART Collective (Prague), Agosto Foundation, Fondazione Pastificio Cerere (Rome), C2C - Circle of Curators & Critics (Prague), Careof DOCVA (Milan).


Kronika Centre for Contemporary Art
Rynek 26,
41-902 Bytom

tel.: (48 32) 281 81 33
fax: (48 32) 281 76 94

Opening hours

  • Tue - Thu: 11:00 - 17:00
  • Fri: 11:00 - 18:00
  • Sat: 11:00 - 17:00
  • Sun, Mon: closed


  • programme director
    Agata Cukierska
    + agata.cukierska[at]kronika.org.pl
  • administration, production
    Agata Gomolińska-Senczenko
    + mail[at]kronika.org.pl
  • art projects, publications
    Paweł Wątroba
    + pawel.watroba[at]kronika.org.pl
  • art projects, education
    Katarzyna Kalina
    + katarzyna.kalina[at]kronika.org.pl
  • education
    Dominika Malska
    + dominika.malska[at]kronika.org.pl
  • graphic design, typesetting
    Marcin Wysocki
    + marcin.wysocki[at]kronika.org.pl
  • PR, promotion
    Iwona Sobczyk
    + iwona.sobczyk[at]kronika.org.pl
  • technical organization
    Radek Ćwieląg
    + radek.cwielag[at]kronika.org.pl

logo design: Tomasz Bierkowski

Kronika is an institution of the City of Bytom and operates within organizational structures of the Bytom Cultural Centre.