Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw (Polish: Akademia Sztuk Pięknych w Warszawie) is a public university of visual and applied arts located in the Polish capital. The Academy traces its history back to the Department of Arts founded at the Warsaw University in 1812. As a separate institution it was founded in 1844 during the Partitions of Poland. In an upgrade in 1904 it was named the Warsaw School of Fine Arts; and in 1932 it received recognition as an Academy.
- Faculty of Painting
- Faculty of Sculpture
- Faculty of Graphic Arts
- Faculty of Conservation and Restoration of Works of Art
- Faculty of Interior Design
- Faculty of Design
- Faculty of Media Art
Notable students and faculty
Coordinates: 52°14′22″N 21°00′54″E / 52.2394481°N 21.0150341°E
Sat, 13 Dec 2014 01:56:15 -0800
This gave me a wonderful background for making art. Later I was accepted at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, but after a year I left Poland and arrived in New Jersey. I completed my visual education many years later with an MFA degree at the ...
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 23:56:15 -0700
Gallery 1010 opened the "Polish Printmakers" art exhibit Friday night, displaying the techniques of two art students from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Poland. On one side of the gallery hung works by Natalia Jerzak, a fourth year student at the ...
Fri, 10 Oct 2014 12:49:01 -0700
He did have a formal education, attending the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw with the intent of pursuing an interior design career. However, he chose to follow his parents into the world of jewelry design while taking a more personal approach. His ...
The Indian Express
Sat, 07 Feb 2015 10:56:15 -0800
... and that's why Polish poster art has had a strong influence on poster-making styles across Europe, China, North and South America,” says Lech Majewski, a Polish graphic artist and professor at the celebrated Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Poland.
Fri, 02 May 2014 07:17:39 -0700
Having produced posters with political and cultural themes, book jackets, illustrations and stage designs, Tomaszewski was known for his wit and the simplicity of his imagery. He taught graphic design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw from 1955 to ...
Riverfront Times (blog)
Riverfront Times (blog)
Thu, 05 Jun 2014 03:30:30 -0700
(Budka is a Polish national, a 2013 graduate of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw and a Rector's Honour recipient.) The video was filmed at Off Broadway, and it opens with Brewer alone onstage with an acoustic guitar, singing the opening lines: "I ...
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 16:56:33 -0700
Born in Falentyn, Poland, in 1930, Abakanowicz (pictured right; pronounced ah-bah-can-oh-vitch) began making sculptures in the 1950s as a student at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. She quickly garnered critical acclaim for her fiber-based ...
Wed, 08 Oct 2014 21:07:30 -0700
Following her passion, she then decided to study art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. She believes she made the right decision, because she was able to do what she loves. “I can't imagine myself working in an office from nine to five; it's just ...
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