TRIBUTE TO ANNA HUSKOWSKA

Anton AnnaA TRIBUTE TO THE ARTIST ANNA HUSKOWSKA (Brzezinski, 2005, Oil on Acrylic, 16 in. X 20 in.)In 2005, Apparition Studio-Chicago asked Anton Brzezinski to interpret Huskowska's body of work for a special poster exhibit, and he painted this montage on clear acrylic to impart the effect of a stained glass window for the studio wall. The figures and settings in this piece suggest iconic images and typography drawn from numerous Huskowska designs spanning the mid-1950s to mid-1960s.

Additional biographical information for Anna Huskowska (1922-1989): Born on January 22, 1922 in Czerniecin, Poland, she studied under Professor Henryk Tomaszewski and graduated from Warsaw ASP in 1956. Major exhibits included West Berlin - 1957, Prague - 1957, Ottawa - 1960, Beirut - 1961, and Munich - 1962. Huskowska died on November 10, 1989 in Warsaw.

Also, please see the gallery dedicated to Brzezinski's work on this web site.