Wislawa Szymborska, Polish poet, recognized with a Nobel Prize for Literature, for over 40 years created collages. She used them as postcards sent or given to her friends. 25 works from the Wislawa Szymborska Foundation are presented at the exhibition in the Gallery Katarzyna Napiorkowska in Brussels.
WISŁAWA SZYMBORSKA (1923-2012)
Nobel Prize in Literature ( 1996)
Szymborska was one of the most famous and acclaimed poets and essayists of the XX century, awarded with, among others, the Noble Prize in Literature in 1996, for "poetry that with ironic precision allows the historical and biological context to come to light in fragments of human reality".
The exhibition is organized with the support of Université Libre de Bruxelles and l’Institut Polonais, with the High Patronage of His Eminence Artur Orzechowski, the Ambassador of the Republic of Poland to the Kingdom of Belgium.
NOBEL PRIZE IN LITERATURE
GALLERY KATARZYNA NAPIORKOWSKA
MONT DES ARTS 8, 1000 BRUSSELS
EXHIBITION: 1-10 December 2018
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Possibility to visit also on appointments: (+32) 495 718 988
It is possible to register for a lecture by Justyna Napiorkowska, Ph.D., or artistic and literary context of the collages; email@example.com
On the photos: collages by Wisława Szymborska
Tworczosc Wislawy Szymborskiej © Fundacja Wislawy Szymborskiej”