February 27th, 2012 by Leo Plaw

Magical Dreams Exhbition Włocławek Gallery of Modern Art

Magical Dreams - Galeria Sztuki

Magical Dreams - Galeria Sztuki

Great Exhibition of Magical Realism MAGICAL DREAMS. This exhibition presents the achievements of artists working in direction of Magic Realism and Surrealism. Participating will be artists from Poland, Europe and USA. All of them have huge artistic output, and are very successful in the field of painting and sculpture.

Magical Realism is a 20th century direction of art inspired by metaphysical painting, which can be regarded as a specific form of Surrealism. The creator of this trend was C. Willink, and the first works were created during the 20s of the twentieth century. Magic Realism painting shows a seemingly ordinary world, but differs from the generally accepted normal one. It attempts to capture the tension expressed in the strange contrasts of people an places. Today, Magical Realism is a booming trend of painting. Practising artists demonstrate a very demanding discipline and high level of technical skill to render their metaphysical truths. In addition, the artist must still have to deliver to the world something important for various reasons will attract attention of the recipient, and which – in today’s media world – it is extremely difficult, of course, using the classical forms of communication such as: brush, canvas, or bronze.

The exhibition has thus far toured through the Beskid Szczyrk Art Gallery, the Gallery of Modern Art in Kolobrzeg. After the Galeria Sztuki, the final leg of the exhibition will be at the Wloclawek Gallery of Modern Art.

Exhibiting Artists

Angerer der Ältere, Angelo Barile, Karol Bąk, Silvano Braido, Claus Brusen, Victoria Francisco, Gianni Gianasso, Igor Grechanyk, Peter Gric, Krzysztof Izdebski-Cruz, Dariusz Kaleta


25 Polish artists, Europe and USA, painting, sculpture
Opening: 24th February, 6pm
Duration: 24th February – 5th March 2012

Galeria Sztuki Współczesnej We Włocławku
(Włocławek Gallery of Modern Art)
87-800 Włocławek
ul. Miedziana 2/4

Tel: +48 54 411 21 20

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