Katowice City of Gardens is municipal institution that offers a wide-range programme in the domain of music, film, design, visual arts, theatre, as well as education and science. Its presence on a cultural map of Upper Silesia is multidimensional. Its actions have both local (through artistic and educational activities) and international impact.
The main modalities of actions of the Institution are as follows:
- artistic events (concerts, exhibition, workshops);
- festivals (i.a. JazzArt Festival, Garden of Sounds Festival, Kato Love Festival, Ars Inependent Film Festival, Street Art Festival, Ars Independent Film Festival), educational and public space projects (i.a. “Katowice Street Art Air”, "Medialab”, “Plac na Glanc”, “Axis Mundi”, “Musicdrone”, “Future Artist”), conferences and grants projects (musicgrants, microgrants).
From 2015 institution manages the project of Katowice UNESCO Creative City of Music.