Planned to be the tallest statue ever built in Poland, following the outbreak of WWII it remained hidden in a museum basement, until now.
Today he is exhibited alongside Chagall and Van Gogh, but it was only in his latter years that painter Nikifor became famous for his 40,000-plus pictures created on cigarette packs, notebooks and scraps of paper glued together depicting panoramas of his hometown as well as self-portraits.
From hand-drawn old school logos to full immersion in virtual reality, Vienna shows the crème de la crème of Polish modern art.
Friday has a party atmosphere with each gallery hosting their own opening nights as throngs of culture vultures, collectors, artists and the simply curious trundle from gallery to gallery.
Warsaw building the latest house to get an unusual makeover from the hands of artist Piotr Janowski
London-based Polish author Stefan and his wife Franciszka were an ideal example of artistic cooperation. Together they created some of the most seminal pieces of avant-garde film. But it was Stefan’s children’s stories that he is best remembered for.
The world famous artist travelled to Poland and left his mark on a Warsaw apartment wall.
She may be best known as the woman who brought the palm tree to Warsaw but her work has also featured sleeping youngsters and drinks made from her own bodily secretions.
From the rise of Hitler to the collapse of the Berlin wall, Warsaw-born Topolski depicted nearly every single major event of the last century.
An insurgent who escaped a Tsarist prison, was punished with forced labour, went on to illustrate the epic poem Pan Tadeusz and become a key figure in Polish visual art died 125 years ago today.