Beuys, Kantor, Demarco

Beuys in Edinburgh Poorhouse, 1973, courtesy of The Demarco European Art Foundation

Thursday 15 October 2015 - 00:01 to Sunday 17 January 2016 - 23:59
MOCAK, Krakow

Works by Joseph Beuys, Tadeusz Kantor and Richard Demarco at the MOCAK.

Beuys and Kantor came to Scotland on the invitation of Richard Demarco, a Scottish artist and promoter of the visual and performing arts. Three artists met in 1973 at the Edinburgh Festival.  The exhibition presents a selection of photographs, films and archive materials, documenting the artistic practice of Kantor and Beuys at the Scottish capital.The drawings and watercolours by Richard Demarco will be on display at the MOCAK’s library, so the visitors will be able to find out more about artistic personality of the Animator of these events.

UNESCO has declared 2015 the Year of Tadeusz Kantor. 

The British Council is a partner of the exhibition.