Magdalena Abakanowicz facts for kids
Marta Magdalena Abakanowicz-Kosmowska (June 20, 1930 – April 20, 2017) was a Polish sculptor and fiber artist. She was known for her use of textiles as a sculptural medium. She was a professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań, Poland from 1965 to 1990 and a visiting professor at University of California, Los Angeles in 1984. She was born in Falenty, Poland.
Abakanowicz died on April 20, 2017 in Warsaw at the age of 86.
Images for kids
Nasher Sculpture Center, Untitled, 1980-1983. This image is a detail of Untitled, one of the largest sisal weavings Abakanowicz ever made.
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