Contact Us

Use the form on the right to contact us.

You can edit the text in this area, and change where the contact form on the right submits to, by entering edit mode using the modes on the bottom right. 

           

123 Street Avenue, City Town, 99999

(123) 555-6789

email@address.com

 

You can set your address, phone number, email and site description in the settings tab.
Link to read me page with more information.

EVENTS

Birthday party and illustration exhibition / DOROTA PAWLICKA

Olga Salamon

Exactly a year ago, we set ourselves a great challenge to open the first concept store promoting design and art created entirely by Polish designers. We devoted a lot of time, strength and energy to create such a unique place in the heart of historic Amsterdam. It was a very difficult year, full of challenges and unexpected corners, but we humbly clamped our teeth and continued with our own work. Thanks to the activity of Salamon Art & Design, we have managed to convince probably not only one person in the Netherlands that Polish design delights not only with great quality products but also with innovative ideas. We have combined young fledgeling brands with the icons of the Polish design industry and we feel very proud and happy that they decided to participate in the creation of such a great project with us.

On the occasion of our anniversary, we would like to invite you to a join the celebration on September 22nd 2018, which we prepared lots of surprises but also an exhibition of Dorota Pawlicka illustrations entitled "NO WOMAN NO KRAJ" (Kraj means country in Polish, pronounced: cry).
The title of the exhibition is the appropriation of one of the more popular slogans of the Black Protests in Poland. The illustrations collide with the current situation with the history indicating that the Polish feminist movement was not created along with protests from a few years ago. Watercolours bring the old stories closer to each other by presenting the silhouettes of both Polish and Dutch women activists in women's movements, pioneers of feminism being an example of independence in their time. Poland and the Netherlands are very different today, also when it comes to women's rights. The juxtaposition of these silhouettes will allow us to observe how much the women's stories were / are universal.

The exhibition related to the strong movements of women seems to us to relate adequately to the strength that accompanies us after a year of creating activities related to Polish art in the Netherlands. Dorota Pawlicka as a painter, illustrator, researcher of Dutch culture, perfectly represents Polish artists and combines both cultures. She is a graduate of painting at the University of fine art in Poznań and the Dutch Studies at the Adam Mickiewicz University. Currently, Dorota is writing a doctoral dissertation on the political conditions of the cultural transfer between the Netherlands and Poland during the Cold War.

 

 _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _  We prepared special attractions for the event  PHOTO BOOTH in the collaboration with  Bananen museum   Delicious  REJ CAKE  will fulfil your senses with great sweets  Live DJ set TBA to get into the birthday vibe.  _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _  doors open: 6 pm  Join us and celebrate our first birthday!

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

We prepared special attractions for the event
PHOTO BOOTH in the collaboration with Bananen museum

Delicious REJ CAKE will fulfil your senses with great sweets

Live DJ set TBA to get into the birthday vibe.

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _

doors open: 6 pm

Join us and celebrate our first birthday!

Creative fuel / LWD meetup

Olga Salamon

Ladies Wine & Design came back again to Salamon Art & Design on Wednesday 18. April.

We're making this one some sort of a show & tell event where we present and discuss what inspires us the most. Have a look at some photos.

*Ladies, Wine Design was started by Jessica Walsh after writing this articleas an initiative to foster women in the creative industry. Only a tiny percent of creative directors are women, and LW&D wants to help change this through mentorship circles, portfolio reviews, and creative meet-ups. In less than two years of launching, we've spread to chapters in over 170 cities all over the world, Amsterdam is one of them.

Photoshoot / Amsterdam Fashion Academy collaboration

Olga Salamon

Collaboration with Amsterdam Fashion Academy students

Three young students from fashion styling course: Avalon Olivier, Aziza Elwanni and Robin Broekhuizen were working on their assignment in our shop. They needed to propose a promotional tool for Salamon Art & Design store including the six-pics photo shooting. In their proposal, they were obliged to include some reference to a historical period or character or place: related to polish  Polish history/art/design.

Each student created her own proposal, as a final effect you can check out some of the photos.

 

 

Opening party

Olga Salamon

The official opening of Salamon Art & Design concept store took part on the 23rd of September 2017. Apart from the amazing crowd of people,  our guests had the chance to meet some of our designers, experience the performance of creative duo Eva (NL) & Cecylia (PL) and check out the selection of polish design items. We are very happy to be the first concept store in Amsterdam fully focused on polish art & design.

Salamon Art & Design is the very first concept store/gallery space in the Netherlands promoting unique, handcrafted, designers products made in Poland.