Book Art

Alicja Słowikowska

Studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Faculty of Painting. Graduated in 1974. A painter and book artist, makes also installations and tapestry. The general curator of the Contemporary Polish Book Art exhibitions since the beginning of this project in 1994; later transformed into Book Art Festival. The Minister of Culture and Art scholarship holder in 1980 and 1981. Won an award for a tapestry at the Biennial of Art in Barcelona (1979). Was awarded Polish Artists Union Gold Medal in 2000 and "Gloria Artis" silver medal of the Minister's of Culture in 2008. Took part in a number of group and solo exhibitions in Poland and abroad (Triest, Berg, Gladbach, Cologne, Tokyo, Stanford). Her works are in private collections in Poland and abroad.