Publication date: 20.09.2014
Warpechowski. The Way of the Performer accompanies the exhibition "Zbigniew Warpechowski. It. The publication contains video and photographic documentation of over 20 of the most important actions carried out by this precursor of performance art in Poland, one of the first in the world to work in this vein. In addition, the film includes Zbigniew Warpechwski's own comments on his work, as well as other artists and art critics: Adina Bar-On, Oskar Dawicki, Zuzanna Janin, Elisabeth Jappe, Grzegorz Królikiewicz, Alastair MacLennan, Boris Nieslony, Józef Robakowski, Tomasz Stańko and Ewa Zarzycka.
Publisher: Zachęta - National Gallery of Art
Created by: Jan Lubicz Przyłuski
Curators: Joanna Kordjak - Piotrowska, Dominik Kuryłek
20.09 – 11.11.2014Zbigniew WarpechowskiIt
The exhibition in Zachęta is the first such extensive presentation of the work of Zbigniew Warpechowski – a precursor of performance art in Poland and one of the first in the world to work in this genre – presenting documentation of several dozen of the actions realized by the artist over the course of the last 50 years.Zachęta – National Gallery of ArtZachęta