Krystyna Wojtyna-Drouet

1kwd/r Seaside, Krystyna Wojtyna-Drouet, combined fiber, 37" x 61", 1977, $13,000



Krystyna Wojtyna-Drouet

Education and experience:
Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Warsaw from 1946 to 1953. In 1977 made an Expert at Poland’s Ministry of Culture and Art.

Selected exhibitions:
Salon of the Society of the Friends of the Fine Arts, Warsaw, Poland (one-person exhibition); Museum of the History of Weaving, Lodz, Poland (one-person exhibition); Exhibition of the 15th Anniversary of the Popular Republic of Poland (Minister of Culture and Art prize winner); Lausanne, Switzerland (1st, 4th and 5th International Biennials of Tapestry); Oslo, Norway; Copenhagen, Denmark; Leipzig, Germany (Contemporary Tapestries); Buenos Aires, Argentina; Montevideo, Uruguay; Mexico, Havana, Cuba (Contemporary Polish Art); Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland (Triennials of Tapestries); Leningrad, USSR (Polish Tapestries); Stuttgart, Germany (International Exhibition of Fine Arts); National Gallery of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario (Tapestries from Poland); Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition (SITES): Charles and Emma Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington; Oakland Museum, California; Westmoreland County Museum of Art, Greensburg, Pennsylvania; Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, Illinois; Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York; Anchorage Historical & Fine Arts Museum, Alaska; Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Alabama (22 Polish Textile Artists, traveling exhibition).

Selected collections:
Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland; Frans Hals Museum, Haarlem, the Netherlands; National Theatre, Warsaw Poland; Jan Kochanowski, Museum, Czarnolas, Poland; Hurschler Collection, Pasadena California; Contemporary Textile Art Collection, Pierre Pauli Association, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Recipient:
Prize, International Exhibition of Fine Arts, Stuttgart, Germany; Prize Minister of Culture and Art at the Festival of the 15th Anniversary of the Popular Republic of Poland; Second and Third prizes and Honorable Mention, Cepelia competition.

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