MLODA POLSKA & BOY

English Title: Young Poland & Boy
Category: Exhibition
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 a special exhibit at Warsaw's Mickiewicz Museum of Literature, devoted to  the Young Poland artistic movement and Polish author Tadeusz Boy-Żeleński (popularly known simply as Boy).

Year 1973
Format A1 Horizontal (23 in. X 33 in.)
Circulation 3250