Team

FestivALT was conceived in Kraków in 2016 through explorative conversations between four artists with deep and varied  connections to contemporary Jewish Poland. They joined together as co-directors for FestivALT’s first edition in 2017: Jason Francisco, Maia Ipp, Magda Rubenfeld Koralewska and Michael Rubenfeld

magda rubenfeld koralewska

co-director

Magda is a designer, social entrepreneur, and activist (Kraków/Warsaw) 

michael rubenfeld

co-director

Michael is a performance maker, cultural producer, playwright, and actor
(Kraków/Toronto)

adam schorin

co-director

Adam is a writer (Kraków/Warsaw)

natalia czarkowska

co-director

Natalia is a freelance journalist and cultural worker (Warsaw)

Support Team

Jason Francisco

curatorial cooperation

Jason is a photographer and writer (Kraków/Atlanta) 

Aśka Warchał-Beneschi

associate producer

Aska is an art historian, researcher and practitioner

Galina Lochekhina

coordinator

Galina loves corgies