Stanislaw Kors


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Biographical Notes

Born in 1935 in Poland. Obtained degree of Master of Fine Arts at the Academy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw, Poland, in 1967.

Before coming to South Africa in 1982, he exhibited extensively in Poland, as well as in the USA, France, Norway, West Germany and Argentina, mainly in graphics and posters.

Died 29 June 2002 in Pretoria, South Africa.


Solo Exhibitions

1995 Galeri Petronas, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (paintings).
1994 Volkskas Bank Art Centre, Pretoria, RSA (paintings).
SweeGuan Art Gallery, Singapore (paintings).
1993 Sanlam Art Gallery, Cape Town RSA (paintings).
1992 Visual Arts Foundation, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
The Art House, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
1989 Art-ernatives Gallery, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
1987 SA Association of Arts, Pretoria, RSA (paintings).
SA Association of Arts, Cape Town, RSA (paintings).
1986 Karen McKerron Gallery, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
1984 Gallery 21, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings and graphics).
1982 Ernst de Jong Studio Gallery. Pretoria, RSA (paintings).


Group Exhibitions

1998 Ex-Chiesa degli Scolopi, Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy (paintings).
Art Expo New York 1998, New York, USA (paintings).
1997 Ambassador Galleries, New York, USA (paintings).
1984 South African Association of Arts, West Gallery, Pretoria, RSA (paintings).
1983 Crake Gallery, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
Gallery 21, Johannesburg, RSA (paintings).
1982 SABC Broadcast Centre, Johannesburg, RSA (graphics).
1980 Polish Contemporary Graphics, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
1976 III International Biennale of Graphics, Fredrikstad, Norway.
Polish Contemporary Art, D�sseldorf, West Germany.
1975 Foire Internationale de Paris, France.
1974 V International Biennale of Posters, Warsaw, Poland.
V International Biennale of Graphics, Krakow, Poland.
X International Biennale of Art, Menton, France.
XXVII Festival of Fine Arts, Sopot, Poland.
Exhibition Maisons Laffitte, Paris, France.
Mus�e des Beaux-Arts, Lyon, France.
1973 IV All-Poland Exhibition of Graphics, Warsaw, Poland.
1972 IV Biennale of Posters, Katowice, Poland.
IV International Biennale of Posters, Warsaw, Poland.
1971 III Triennale of Drawing, Wroclaw, Poland.


Public Collections

Amin Shah Gallery, Malaysia.
Government of the North-West Province, South Africa.
State Theatre, Pretoria, South Africa.
SA Broadcasting Corporation, Johannesburg, South Africa.
SA Airways, Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Anglo American Corporation, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Nedbank, Johannesburg, South Africa.
First National Bank, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Trust Bank, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Merchant Bank, Johannesburg, South Africa.

© 2003 Pawel Kors
Text © authors, Images © Stanislaw Kors Estate