May 18, 2024 – we were part of The Long Night of Museums in Warsaw. During the hours 18:00-21:30 it was possible to explore the Saunatic exhibition together with its creators (in the courtyard of Creativity Center Targowa 56). Big thanks to the many visitors 🙂 . Partner of the event was Danish-Polish Flügger that donated oils and brushes for the seasonal wood conservation.

April 21, 2023 – A few guests from the Nordic Day conference at Creativity Center Targowa visited Saunatic, i.e. the Ambassador of Denmark in Poland Ole Toft (left) and Kerkko Vanhanen programme director of Smart city at Forum Virium Helsinki in Finland.

March 2023 – Former Ambasador of Poland in Denmark Henryka Mościcka-Dendys visited Saunatic

January 2023 – An article about Saunatic (page 27) in the annual publication Finnish Business & Culture in Poland 2023 by Spondeo

December 2022 – Finally real winter!

September 8, 2022
, 19.45-21.15 – Film event by Saunatic
A screening of the award-winning Finnish documentary film “Steam of Life” by Joonas Berghäll, including samples of Finnish snacks and hot drinks and visiting exhibition with the authors. Free admission. Partner of the event Spondeo.

October 2021August 2022 – Visiting the exhibition with the authors

September 11, 2021, 17.00-17.30 – During a mini Sauna fashion show in the courtyard of The Creativity Center Targowa 56 we presented, among others, a kimono and bathing shoes designed and handmade for us by Ewelina Czaplicka-Ruducha in the artisinal workshop of the Praga Museum of Warsaw. BarBazaar provided sound and music, and Julita Delbar Galeria Klitka – photos. Thank you for embroidery, Aga Kobylińska Design for handmade print on the kimono, Deveka company for linen material, and Troxers for sauna shorts.

On the photos: Kacper and Olga as models , well done!

August 2021 – Visiting the exhibition with the authors

July 2021 – Our “wooden mural” is ready! The Warsaw-based artist Magdalena Hajnosz decorated one of the wooden walls of the Saunatic exhibition. The event was supported by the Danish-Polish company Flügger that donated paint, oil and brushes. Watch the short video below:

May 15, 2021, 17.00-21.00 – Visiting the exhibition with authors on the Long Night of Museums in Warsaw. Address: Centrum Kreatywności Targowa (courtyard), Targowa Street 56, Warsaw, entrance via the parking lot from Ząbkowska street.

April 2021 – Our alternative way of using sauna in corona times 🙂 :

In February 2021 Saunatic was moved over the Vistula river to the new current location at Warsaw Praga district, to the yard of Creativity Center Targowa. Watch how it happened:

Past events in the first venue of Saunatic in Jazdów park in Warsaw:

17.01.2020 – Saunatic in the white scenery and at -17°C, among Finnish houses – desnowing

Since March 2020 a lot of planned events were cancelled due to the covid-19 pandemic 🙁

07.03.2020, 15.00-16.30 – visiting with authors 

20.02.2020, 16.00-17.30 – visiting with authors
26.01.2020, 15.00-16.00 – visiting with authors

15.12.2019, 14.00-15.00 – visiting with authors

30.11.2019, 14.00-15.00 – visiting with authors
24.11.2019, 14.00-15.30 – visiting with authors
09.11.2019, 14.00-15.30 – visiting with authors

26.10.2019, 15.00-18.00 – visiting with authors and painting together external walls before winter
19.10.2019, 13.00-15.00 – visiting with authors
12.10.2019, 15.00-17.00 – visiting with authors

Jacob and Józefina (authors) in front of the exhibition, fall.

27.09.2019, 19:00-20:00 – “DIY sauna in Finland, or something between feast and everyday” a visual informal presentation about Do It Yourself saunas in Finland, held by Wojtek Mejor, a Warsaw-based independent educator, ecologist, eternal student, and designer dealing with degrowth, food cooperatives, Community Supported Agriculture, and more. He spent 10 years in Helsinki where he studied, worked and regularly visited all kinds of saunas. The event was organised in cooperation with Otwarta Pracownia Jazdów.

Wojtek Mejor’s presentation in Finnish wooden house of Otwarta Pracownia Jazdów (on slaid: DIY Sompasauna in Helsinki)

21.09.2019, 13.00-15.00 – visiting with authors
14.09.2019, 14.00-16.00 – visiting with authors
6.09.2019, 17.00-18.00 – visiting with authors

31.08.2019, 15.00-17.00 – visiting with authors
24.08.2019, 16.30-18.30, at 17.00 – Presentation of sauna kimono designed and created by a talented post graduate of Warsaw Art School, Ewelina Czaplicka-Raducha, who spoke about this project from the very first draft on paper until the last needle cut.
This event was supported by Deveka company, who donated us a few meters of high quality linen for the kimono. 

The model and sauna kimono designer Ewelina Czaplicka-Raducha

17.08.2019, 16.30-18.30 – visiting with authors
10.08.2019, 13.00-16.00 – visiting with authors

25.07.2019, 18:30-22:00 and 26.07.2019, 11:00-12:30 – Sauna Health Benefits – talk and show Sauna expert Lennart Gürke from German organisation Bädercoach gave an introduction to the health aspects of sauna and Aufguss ceremonies and presented some of his techniques. The partner of the event was German Embassy in Poland and Bädercoach.

Lennart Gürke (Bädercoach), from the left 1st Secretary of The Finnish Embassy Jukka Halkilahti and Culture Attache of The German Embassy Fried Nielsen
Aufguss technics show by Lennart Gürke (Bädercoach)

22.06.2019, 18.00-22.00 – Celebration of Midsummer Night – including a guitar show of Słow OM

Maciek Słow OM

18.05.2019, 17.00-23.00 – Visiting exhibition during Night of Museums  

Visiting exhibition by night

More photos:

April 2019 – Opening of the Saunatic exchibition, with a presence of international representatives of patrons and partners of the project, Warsaw inhabitants and guests

Saunatic otwarcie wystawy / Saunatic opening exhibition
Saunatic opening exhibition / Saunatic otwarcie wystawy

March 2019 – Installation of the Saunatic exchibition, with a help of a local community, NGOs and other volunteers