Andrzej Fogtt was born in Poznan 9.10.1950. College: the University of Fine Arts in Poznań. Degree in 1974 in the studios of professor Zdzisław Kępiński and professor Magdalena Abakanowicz. He has participated in numerous exhibitions i.e.: Winner of the VIII Zachęta Art Festival in 1979, Winner of the Grand Prix of Polish Painting Festival in Szczecin in 1984, represented Poland at the 41 Venice Art Biennale in 1984, participated in contemporary art exhibitions promoting Polish Art in London in 1987, in Moscow Manege, 1987, in Berlin, in Arras, France, 2007, in Polish Twentieth Century Art exhibition at the National Museum in Wrocław in 1989. He exhibited his works in numerous solo exhibitions i.e. National Gallery of Art “Encouragement” (Zachęta). In 2009 he was awarded the Gloria Artis medal.
Artophilia • 3134 • 22 August 2014