Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement (1890 – 1918)

The book

The first publication in any language to explore Young Poland as an Arts and Crafts movement.

The project

An international research project bringing together Polish and British institutions.

The artists

Discover the pioneering artists and designers who developed the Young Poland aesthetic.

Watch a short film introducing the project and the Young Poland movement

Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska’s Portrait of Doom

Listen to a new recording of Maria Pawlikowska-Jasnorzewska’s 1937 radio play, Portrait of Doom, made for the Young Poland project.

Young Poland: An Arts and Crafts Movement, 1890-1918 is a collaborative project led by the William Morris Gallery (WMG) and National Museum in Kraków (NMK) delivered in partnership with the Polish Cultural Institute, London (PCI), and in association with leading arts and design publisher Lund Humphries. It is co-financed by the Polish Minister of Culture, National Heritage and Sport within the framework of the Inspiring Culture Programme.