Jerzy world-famous Grotowski theatre director the anthropologist of the culture and the teacher as the author of the idea of the entire-practical education. In his life and the artistic work Jerzy Grotowski repeatedly brought up pedagogic topics. In years -70 of the 20th century, carried out the cycle of workshops addressed to adults being aimed for them experiencing not popular situations other than in the everyday life. He realized workshops of the Active Culture. He initiated the development of the animation of the culture and an amateur artistic movement of adults. His life and work was following the example of a demanding teacher. He regarded entire lives of the man as the process of the incessant development and self-improvements. His work constitutes inspiration for the adult education and a prehistory of cultural animation.