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Alfred von Wierusz-Kowalski: Political Struggle and Metaphor – A thesis exhibition by Marin Kniskern

March 23, 2015 - April 9, 2015


Exhibition Dates: March 23 through April 9, 2015
Opening Reception: Monday, March 23 from 4:30 – 6:30 PM
Reception Gallery Talk by Marin Kniskern, Monday, March 23, at 5:30 PM

This exhibition presents two works, Returning Home at Sunset andRussian Winter Scene, by the Polish painter Alfred Wierusz-Kowalski.  These works, coming from the Pabst Mansion and the UWM Art Collection, illustrate that Wierusz-Kowalski’s works can be seen as a commentary on the social and political situation of Poland during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

This exhibition is generously sponsored by the Friends of Art History.

UWM Art History Gallery Hours: Monday-Thursday 10AM – 4PM


March 23, 2015
April 9, 2015
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UWM Art History Gallery (Mitchell Hall 154)
3203 North Downer Avenue
Milwaukee, 53211
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