Polish Sculptor, Magdalena Abakanowicz


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This episode will introduce you to the Polish sculptor whose art explored the stress of political regimes, and war, on individuals. Her sculptures used human forms with crumpled and distressed surfaces to represent the effects of violence on human skin. Magdalena Abakanowicz would spend her entire life living in Warsaw during and after World War II. eaa.handsonarthistory@gmail.com. Music by: Craig Rollison.

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