Alina Szapocznikow, 1962 – 1972

To Exalt the Ephemeral

February 7 - August 14, 2020


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About the Artist

Alina Szapocznikow

Born in Poland to a Jewish family in 1926, Alina Szapocznikow survived internment in concentration camps during the Holocaust as a teenager. Immediately after the war, she moved first to Prague and then to Paris, studying sculpture at the École des Beaux Arts. In 1951, suffering from tuberculosis, she was...

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