3 June – 6 August 2017
New horizons in new media. Polish art 1945–1981
Curator: Adam Sobota
The exhibition dedicated to the problem of new media in art (photography, film, video) and their role in Polish art in the period of 1945-1980. It presents the achievements of artists experimenting in the field of photography and related modern techniques, which played an important role in the avant-guard movement, declining to be part of academic aesthetics and going beyond popculture schemes. It’s also often connected with contesting activities such as happenings and performances. The display will feature works by: Zbigniew Dłubak, Jerzy Lewczyński, Zdzisław Beksiński, Bronisław Schlabs, Zofia Rydet, Natalia LL, Andrzej Lachowicz, KwieKulik duet, Józef Robakowski, Zbigniew Waprechowski and many more.