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Polish Unofficial Art – Conceptual Art

Sztuka najnowsza “Co słychać” [Recent art „What’s up”].

Warsaw: Wydawnictwo Andrzej Bonarski, 1989. Octavo (30 × 21 cm). Original decorative wrappers; 272 pp. Numerous illustrations from photographs (some in color). Very good.

A catalog of a group exhibition featuring 150 works of 35 artists from the post-WWII generation including Ryszard Woźniak, Tadeusz Rolke, Slawomir Witkowski, Jerzy Caryk, Zbigniew Libera among others. Richly illustrated with over 300 images, 82 of these in color, the catalog includes critical essays, artist bios and provides a full overview of Polish contemporary art world of the 1980s. The exhibition was held at the Technical Museum (former Norblin Works branch) in 1987, and was curated by the art historian Maryla Sitkowska who offers the introductory essay “A Controlled Revolt.”

As of June 2022, KVK, OCLC show eight copies in North America.

Book ID: 52143

Price: $150.00