Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930–2017)

Magdalena Abakanowicz is one of the internationally best known Polish artists. Her international career began when she was awarded gold medal at the 1965 São Paulo Biennale. She represented Poland at the Venice Biennale in 1980. She is the author of, among other things, large public-space sculptural compositions at Grant Park, Chicago, and Cytadela, Poznañ. She participated in the famous exhibition analysing the premises and legacy of feminist art, ‘WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution’, at the Los Angeles Museum of Contemporary Art (2007).

Artist's works in the Collection

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