Henryk Wójcik

   Henryk Wójcik, born in 1920 in Sosnowiec. Studies: Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków. School of profesor Zb. Pronaszko, painter. Participation in occasional, district and all-Polish exhibitions such as: District, travelling: Lublin, Łódz, Bydgoszcz, Katowice, Gliwice, Bytom; District Exhibitions in Kraków, Festival of Modern Art in Sopot 1957, 1959, Festival of Contemporary Art in Warsaw, Festival of Polish Contemporary Painting in Szczecin 1962, 1964, 1966, Winter Salons in Radom 1959, Salons of TPSP (Society of the Friends of Fine Artis) in Kraków since 1954, Exhibition of Polish Artistic Work on the occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Polish People's Republic, Warsaw 1961, Second Biennale of Graphic Arts, Kraków 1965, Festival of Old and New Music, Bydgoszcz 1966, Second Cracovian Meetings 1967, Third Cracovian Meetings 1969, ,,Polish Landscape Painting", Bydgoszcz 1967, Second Confrontations in Rzeszów 1968, Third Representation of Socialist Countries in Szczecin 1969. Individual exhibitions: Kraków 1959, Łódz, Krynica, Tarnów, Nowa Huta, Nowy Sącz, Kraków at the Academy of Mining and Metallurgy, Garrison Club of Officers 1964, Exhibition of Zagłębie Group in Katowice 1967, Exhibition of the Group of 15 Collections Kraków-Gdańsk 1968, participation in Jubilee Exhibition of Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków 1968, Exhibition on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of the Polish People's Republik, the 25th anniversary of the Polish People's Republic, the 30th anniversary of the Polish People's Republic, the 40th anniversary of the Polish People's Republic. Jubilee Exhibition in Tarnów 1970, Indyvidual Retrospective Exhibition in Kraków 1971. Participation in exhibitions abroad such as: Oslo-Narvik, Bergen, Norway,Wienna 1959, Bratislava 1965, Czech Prague 1966, Vallouries France 1969, Bologna-Italy 1968., Bergen, Norway, Sweden 1979, Greece, German Federal Republic-Ahausen, Darmstadt, Koln, Munich, Nurnberg. Works in private collections abroad: The United States of America, Canada, Australia, German Federal Republik, Italy and Sweden.
   Works in the collections of Ministry of Culture and Art, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Presidium of People's Council in Kraków, Museums in Tarnów, Tomaszów, Szczecin and Toruń. Prizes: Second prize for ,,Picture of the Year" 1965, Union of Polish Artists and Designers Kraków, Prize from Academy of Fine Arts for artistic activity in 1964, prize-winner of "Dziennik Polski", diplomas and distinctions from TPSP (Society of the Friends of Fine Arts), Kraków.