Mieczyslaw Gorowski

Life Dates:
b. 1941
Artist Biography:
Gorowski graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow, and since 1966 has been a professor at Krakow's Academy for the Fine Arts and Visiting professor in the Design Department at the 'Universite du Quebec, Montreal'. Gorowski has conducted many design workshops at several universities around the world and was awarded as an Honorary Citizen of Ogaki (Japan). Since 1968, Gorowski has created over 400 works presented at several individual exhibitions and collections in Europe, Canada, the United States, Japan and Poland. Major awards: First Prize at the exposition of works by laureates of French Government scholarship, Paris, 1978; First Prize at the International Poster Exhibition, Colorado, 1983; Bronze Medal at the 1st International Poster Triennial, Toyama, Japan, 1985; Honorary award by the Art Directors Club of New York, 1987; Honorary award at the International Poster Biennial, Warsaw, 1989; Honorary award at the International Poster Biennial of Lahti, Finland, 1991; First Prize at the International Poster Biennial in Mexico, 1992; Bronze Medal at the 14th National poster Biennial Katowice, Poland, 1995; Master's Eye Award at the International Poster Triennial, Trnava, Slovakia, 2000.

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