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Anna Szprynger at the National Gallery of Art in Sopot
Anna Szprynger, Untitled 47, 2011. Acrylic on canvas, 18 x 18.
SOPOT.- "Wobec horyzontu” – "Confronted with the Horizon” is Anna Szprynger’s most recent individual exhibition at the National Gallery of Art in Sopot.

"When she started living in the seaside resort and walking on the beach every single day, the idiomatic landscape burst into her artistic world and has stayed there ever since. In no way is the experience obviously transferred directly to canvas, but it is strongly noticeable. Horizontal canvas stretchers and forms inspired by rain or other seaside spectacles of nature started to prevail. All this, however, has been meticulously transformed into the language of short lines typical of this painter. The impression is that they are, in a metaphorical sense, confronted with the horizon, the strongest line in the seaside landscape. This is to the least extent outdoor painting, and most definitely analytical work, intended for attentive individual contemplation.” – a description of the artist’s work by Bogusław Deptuła, curator of the exhibition.

Anna Szprynger (born 1982) graduated from the Institute of Fine Arts at the Faculty of Arts of the Maria Skłodowska-Curie University in Lublin. She obtained a diploma with honours under the academic supervision of Prof. Grzegorz Dobiesław Mazurek and Prof. Tomasz Zawadzki. The artist has had numerous individual exhibitions (“Białe na czarnym” [“White on black”], Fibak Gallery, Warsaw, 2012; “Malarstwo” [“Painting”], BWA, Sandomierz, 2010; “Geo”, Rybna 4 Gallery, Lubelskie Towarzystwo Zachęty Sztuk Pięknych, Lublin, 2009; “Pomiędzy” [“Between”], Art NEW Media Gallery, Warsaw, 2009; “Geo”, XX1 Gallery, Warsaw, 2008; “Bio”, Galeria Krytyków Pokaz, Warsaw, 2008; “Wyprana Architektura” [“Washed-out architecture”], Schody Gallery, Warsaw, 2006) and joint exhibitions (“Sztuka a poznanie” [“Art and cognition”] – exhibition of works by the participants of the 29th plen-air workshop of artists using the language of geometry, “Elektrownia” Centre of Contemporary Art in Radom and XX1 Gallery, Warsaw, 2011; “Kolekcja dzieł sztuki Bożeny Kowalskiej” [“A collection of works by Bożena Kowalska”], BWA Contemporary Art Gallery, Katowice, 2011; “Siła sztuki” [“The power of art”], Lviv Palace of Art, Lviv, 2010; “SIEGesIKONen/Icons of Victory-trans-FORM”, Humboldt Berlin (Umspannwerk), 2009; “Cisza monochromów” [“Silence of the monochromes”], Grodzka BWA Gallery, Lublin, 2009; “To idzie młodość” [“Youth is coming”], Klima Bocheńska Gallery, Warsaw, 2009; “Doznania” [“Experiences”] – joint exhibition with Magdalena Raczko-Pietraszek, Grodzka BWA Gallery, Lublin, 2008; “38. Biennale Malarstwa Bielska Jesień 2007” [38th Painting Biennale – Bielsko Autumn 2007, BWA, Bielsko Biała, 2007; “Młodzi artyści - młoda sztuka” [“Young artists – young art”], Grodzka BWA Gallery and Labirynt 2 Gallery, Lublin, 2007).

Since 2010, she has been collaborating with Abbey House, an auction house supporting and promoting promising and talented painters.



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