The renovation process of the historical building of the Academy of Music in Katowice near Wojewódzka St. 33 was completed after nearly 2 years. Renovation and restoration works were carried out in the period 03.01.2014 - 04.30.2016. They were funded by the EEA and Norway Grants 2009-2014 and the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage as a part of the "Restoration and Redevelopment of Cultural Heritage" programme.

The following renovation, construction and conservation works were completed within the project:

  1. Renovation of the Bolesław Szabelski Auditorium interior located on the second floor of the building and re-constitution of the historical polychromies, repair and restoration of stained-glass windows, and restoration of interior design and fittings,
  2. Construction, delivery and installation of the pipe organ in the Auditorium,
  3. Renovation of the roof along with the attic ceiling components of the building,
  4. Restoration and renovation works on the building elevations, including restoration of the main door,
  5. Replacement and restoration of windows’ joinery,
  6. Improvement of the gravitational ventilation,
  7. Electrical and installation works related to the sound amplification and sound recording system of the Auditorium,
  8. Renovation of the enclosure surrounding the building.


The company Furmanek Renewal Sp. z o.o. SKA was the contractor of construction works for the project was. The company IZDELOVANJE IN POPRAVILO GLASBENIH INSTRUMENTOV ANTON ŠKRABL S.P. was the contractor of the order for "Design, construction, delivery and installation of the pipe organ for the Karol Szymanowski Academy of Music ".



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Academy of Music in Katowice
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