The ensemble Ziemia Żywiecka was founded in 1971 by InterfactoryCultural Club i Zywiec. Group performed in 36 countries of Europe, Asia, Africa and America. It won 1st prize on IFF in Saint Die (France), gold medal on IFF in Aksehir (Turkey), distinction prize on WFF in Cartagena (Tunisia) and also Italian Aristocracy’s Prize on WFF in Agrigento (Italy). This year 2011 the group won Golden Globe in Festival Viana do Castello in Portugal.
Artistic director : Mr Jan Brodka