Baroque Heroes. Wrocław Sculptures by Johann Georg Urbansky from the 1720s
Jun 13 - Oct 29 2023
Pl. Powstańców Warszawy 5
Step into a captivating journey through time and artistry at the Johann Georg Urbansky Exhibition. Immerse yourself in the splendor of the 18th century as you encounter two remarkable sculptures by the master sculptor himself. Educated in Prague and crafting his legacy in Wrocław, Urbansky's genius comes to life in these awe-inspiring works. Discover the harmonious convergence of faith as his intricate creations adorn the Catholic Cathedral of St John the Baptist and the Lutheran church of St Mary Magdalene. Experience the profound expressions of Church Fathers – St Ambrose, St Augustine, St Gregory, and St Jerome – seamlessly surviving history. Marvel at the remnants of a majestic organ screen, offering a glimpse into Urbansky's grandeur. Enchanting interludes await, as hourly angelic concerts elevate your senses. Journey into an era of elegance and devotion at this unmissable exhibition.