SACROEXPO (19-21.06.2023)

24th International Exhibition of Church Construction, Church Fittings and Furnishings and Religious Art SACROEXPO

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Sacroexpo - everything for the church, believers and pilgrims

sacroexpo-2021 The International Exhibition of Church Construction, Church Fittings and Furnishings and Religious Art SACROEXPO is held in Targi Kielce from 19 to 21 June 2023 - once again, the expo becomes the presentation place for the offer for all those associated with the church. The one-stop-shop includes virtually everything - from the most fashionable cassock and albas, through richly decorated monstrance and tabernacles, modern organs, sound systems and heating churches, to offers for pilgrimages where you visit the farthest corners of the world. 

Everything the church and parish needs

The 24th Sacroexpo exhibition promises to be extremely impressive;  expo stands showcase the achievements of almost every field of religious art, sculptures and figurines, stained glass windows, paintings and icons and many others. There will also be a wide range of vestments and liturgical vessels, as well as interior furnishings. 

sacroexpo-2021 The Targi Kielce's exhibition halls are a presentation platform for the latest solutions used in religious buildings: modern, energy-saving heating systems for churches, professional sound and lighting equipment and systems, as well as modern IT systems. In addition, Targi Kielce exhibition and congress centre is where you can buy a wide range of religious gadgets and souvenirs at promotional prices: key rings, fridge magnets, pillows with inscriptions, cups with religious motifs, occasional souvenirs, e.g. for baptism, rosaries made of Croatian olive trees, volcanic lava rosaries, and also Christmas wafers. All items come with a significant discount from the producer.

Religious products plethora includes resin casts, icons fire-curved in wood and relief paintings,  will fill the Targi Kielce expo halls during Sacroexpo. The latest offers of the best Catholic publications are also here and among them  "Sunday", "Sunday Guest" and "Catholic Guide" magazines. There will also be the latest offer of publishers, such as Saint Paul Edition, Jedność and St. Wojciech Publishing House. The expo offer will include: the Holy Bible, Christian novels, books for children and young people, as well as products dedicated to catechists and religious teaching.

The direction - pilgrimage

The pilgrimage offices present at the Sacroexpo will prepare a comprehensive, attractive offer of domestic and international trips and pilgrimages for visitors. In addition, every year the Franciscan Tourist and Pilgrimage Office "Patron Travel's" expo stand hosts a competition lottery for consecrated persons.

The Per Artem ad Deum Medal - Through Arts to God  

sacroexpo-2022-galeria-02.jpg [136.54 KB] In 2022 the Per Artem Ad Deum Award was presented to the famous Italian director Giuseppe Tornatore at the Vatican by HE Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Bishop Marian Florczyk the Auxiliary Bishop of Kielce Diocese and President of Targi Kielce's Board, Andrzej Mochoń PhD. This year's Per Artem Ad Deum medal presentation was held at the Vatican; it  was related to the crowning stage of the Pontifical Council for Culture. According to "Praedicate Evangelium", the new Roman Curia apostolic constitution which entered into force on 5 June, the former Congregation for Catholic Education and the Pontifical Council for Cultures were merged into one body. Thus a new body -   Dicastery for Culture and Education, was created. The next Per Artem Ad Deum laureate will be selected in 2023 under the new institution and on the basis of changed rules. The accolade will be presented at the upcoming International Exhibition of Church Construction, Church Fittings and Furnishings and Religious Art SACROEXPO.

Awards and distinctions of the Sacroexpo

The Kielce religious industry meeting is where selected Exhibitors receive TOP DESIGN awards and distinctions for elegance and a comprehensive and innovative style of the exo presentation. The awards list also includes:  Honorary Medal His Excellency the Primate Cardinal Józef GLEMP, the Honorary Award of His Excellency the Bishop of Kielce, Fr. Jan Piotrowski, Honorary Medal of His Excellence Primate of Poland  Archbishop  Wojciech Polak.

We look forward to seeing you from 19 to 21 June 2023 at the upcoming International Exhibition of Church Construction, Church Fittings and Furnishings and Religious SACROEXPO.

News
15 october 2022
Music, film, literature and visual arts - candidates from these art domains can be nominated for next year's Per Artem Ad Deum award. Applications can be submitted last until 21 October.