Artifex Mundi: video games exhibition

“We can take our players on journeys through incredible worlds, where amazing stories, unforgettable places and captivating puzzles await them” – that’s how they describe themselves. Artifex Mundi is an ambitious adventure game studio from Katowice, whose work is recognized all around the world. Their work proves that video games can be accessible to everyone. Mobile gaming enthusiasm visiting Ars Independent will have a chance to take a look at “Grim Legends 2”, “Enigmatis 2”, “Nightmares from the Deep 3” and “Gardens Inc. 2”.

Technological partner of the exhibition is TopRental. The event is organised with support of Artifex Mundi.

The Black Horse Competition

Feature debuts and second films competition

The Black Horse of Animation Competition 1/3

Short animations competition

The Black Horse of Animation Competition 2/3

Short animations competition

The Black Horse of Animation Competition 3/3

Short animations competition

Give it a Chance!

Set of animations, from which viewers will choose film, which will join the Black Horse of Animation competition

The Black Horse of Video Games Competition

New video games competition. Technological Partner of the exhibition is PCStore

Jury reviews

Barczyk, van Elmbt, Dębski, Verveake, Dvorský. Films, animations, video games.

Out of Competition

Sensual cinema from three different continents. Debuts and second films screened out of of competition.


No matter the costs or opinions. Music films and documentaries from all over the world

Do you play?

Designer, producer, journalist. Video game aesthetics and criticism panel


Not quite imagined. Periphery of music videos. Games of animation.

Music Stage

Cassette sets, pocket jam session, pop from Berlin and house from Katowice. Concerts, live acts, DJ sets

Accompanying Events

Animations from Budapest, adventure games from Katowice, peculiarities from VR