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Gologorski Gallery is one of the oldest private galleries in Poland. The first number is to celebrate 30 years of Gologorski Gallery’s existence. Lots of things changed during these thirty years – the gallery moved from one place to another, hundreds of Artists exhibited there and even the political systems changed, but the gallery was always open to Artists and Clients. The second number celebrates 40 years of Marian Gołogórski’s artistic career. Marian Gołogórski is widely known as a sculptor, but also internationally renowned for his glass designs. During the 80’s, Marian Gołogórski was also very actively present on Polish fashion market, and was considered to be quite an extravagant fashion designer. At the same time, he was working on his eccentric jewellery collections, critically acclaimed in Poland and abroad. In 2011, Marian Gołogórski turned to another artistic technique – watercolors. How did it all start?

Marian Gołogórski

The Artist says: “Up until now, the watercolor technique was something I have never used before. I started from watercolor pencil drawing and – trying many different approaches – finally

Born on January 16th, 1948 in Zakopane. Studied at the Faculty of Sculpture of Krakow’s Academy of Fine Arts under the supervision of Jacek Puget and Marian Konieczny. Graduated in 1972. Sculptor, designer, jewel-

developed my own style in watercolor painting.”

ler and glass artist. Co-founder of Gołogórski – Rostworowski Gallery of Contemporary Art (1982–1992). Owner of Gologorski Gallery in Krakow, Poland.

30 x 40 cm format. They are mostly focused on human body

Over 60 masterpieces were created during 2011 and 2012. All of them were drawn and painted in Gologorski Gallery in in its natural beauty and expressive form. Still, for some they might look inappropriate, hence the name 18+.

Astride / W rozkroku Watercolor on paper | 2011

Cover illustration: Hats / Kapelusze

publication design: Kamil Kamysz

Watercolor on paper | 2011

I’m all yours / Jestem wasza Watercolor on canvas | 2012

Sunbath / Kąpiel w pełnym słońcu Watercolor on canvas | 2007

Angel’s Spear / Włócznia anioła Watercolor on paper | 2011

Angel’s rest / Spoczynek anioła Watercolor on canvas | 2007

Spring water / 殴r贸dlana woda Watercolor on paper | 2011

Father and Son / Ojciec i syn Watercolor on canvas | 2012

Creeping worm / Pełzająca glista Watercolor on paper | 2011

A touch of success / Dotyk sukcesu Watercolor on paper | 2011

Unbridled joy / Nieokiełznana radość Watercolor on paper | 2011

The red cape / Czerwona kapa Watercolor on canvas | 2011

Splinter shard / Odprysk większego rozprysku Watercolor on paper | 2011

They are ready / Oni sÄ… gotowi Watercolor on paper | 2011

design: Kamil Kamysz

Magnifying glass / Szkło powiększające Watercolor on paper | 2012

Admonition / Przestroga

Dream of... / Sen o...

Watercolor on paper | 2011

Watercolor on paper | 2011

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Marian Gologorski 30/40 18+  

Marian Gologorski's watercolor artworks catalogue, celebrating 30 years of Gologorski Gallery's existence and 40 years of Marian Gologorski'...