Artist: Mieczyslaw Gorowski Polish
Title: Nouveau Salon des cent, Hommage a Toulouse-Lautrec.
Plate: HL. 36
from "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio. Limited printing of only 380.
Printed in Paris, 2001.
unbacked, shipped rolled via Fedex.
Certificate of Authenticity.
Sheet Size: 29 in x 38 1/2 in 68 x 98cm
The "Nouveau Salon des Cent" portfolio consists of a hundred posters created by one hundred of the best graphic designers of our time, from 24 different countries including China, Japan, Mexico, Brazil, Zimbabwe, the United-States and most of the European countries, as a tribute to Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, for the Centenary of his death, 1901-2001. Initiated by the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum Partners' Club. In cooperation with the Toulouse-Lautrec Museum of Albi. The printing was limited to only 380. The posters have been exhibited in major museums and galleries around the world.
The Designer - Mieczyslaw Gorowski
Since 1966, professor at Cracow's Academy of Fine Arts. 1979 - French government scholarship (Paris, 4 months). 1988/1989 - Professor invited by the Design Department of the Quebec University in Montreal. 1990 - Invited speaker in Tokyo and Fukuoka, Japan. 1992/1993 - Professor invited by the Design Department of the Quebec University in Montreal. 1996 - Invited professor by the Departamento de Actividades Culturales of the University of Chile.
Major awards and distinctions:
First prize at the exhibition of works by laureates of French Government scholarship, Paris, 1978. First prize at the International Exhibition in Colorado by the invitation, Colorado, 1983. Bronze medal at the 1st International Poster Triennial, Toyama, Japan, 1985. Honorary mention by the Art Directors Club, New York, 1987. Honorary mention at the International Poster Biennale, Warsaw, 1989. Honorary mention at the International Poster Biennale, Lahti, 1991. First prize at the International Poster Biennale, Mexico, 1992.
Principal individual exhibitions:
France: Paris, Nantes, Limoges, Lyon, Caen. Germany: Nuremberg, Heilbronn. Japan: Tokyo, Fukuoka. Yugoslavia: Sarajevo, Ljubljana. Canada: Montreal, Laval. Switzerland: Zurich. Poland: Warsaw, Cracow, Poznan, Opole, Tarnow, Starachowice. Chile: Santiago, Valparaiso, Concepcion, Antofagasta, La Serena.