DON GIOVANNI

Category: Live Theater
Artist: Franciszek Starowieyski

July 8, 1930 (Bratkowka) - February 23, 2009 (Warsaw). Among the most prominent forefathers of surrealist technique in the School of Polish Poster. Studied in Krakow and Warsaw, graduated from Warsaw ASP in 1955. Graphic, poster & set designer, painter, cartoonist. Exhibitions: Canada - 1960, Paris - 1960, Beirut - 1961, Warsaw - 1959, 61, 62, Denmark -1963, Italy - 1964, Sweden - 1965. Awards for : "Lenin" - 1960, "Parasol Sw. Piotra" - 1961, "Teresa Desqueyroux" - 1964; many others. Grand Prix : Biennale of Contemporary Art, Sao Paulo, 1973; Grand Prix : film poster at Cannes Festival, 1974; Grand Prix : Int'l Competition, Paris, 1975; 2 Annual Key Awards, Hollywood Reporter, 1975-76; Prix at Chicago Int'l Film Festival, 1979-1982.

Poster designed for the performance of Wolfgang Mozart's masterpiece at Opera & Operetta in Krakow.

Year 1997
Format B1 Vertical (26 in. X 39 in.)