Culture

Famous Artists from Poland

List of the most popular artists from Poland, listed alphabetically with photos when available. For centuries artists have been among the world's most important people, helping chronicle history and keep us entertained with one of the earliest forms of entertainment. Whether they're known for painting, sculpting, etching or drawing, the famous Polish artists on this list have kept that tradition alive by creating renowned pieces of art that have been praised around the world. You can find useful information below about these notable Polish artists, such as when they were born and where their place of birth was.

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This list answers the questions, "Which famous artists are from Poland?" and "Who are the most well-known Polish artists?"

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  • Bruno Schulz
    Enchanted City II, Snow-White Accompanied by Dwarves, Dedication
    • Birthplace: Drohobych, Ukraine
    • Nationality: Poland, Austria-Hungary
  • Daniel Libeskind
    Micromegas X Study, Micromegas IV Study, Micromegas VII Study
    • Birthplace: Łódź, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland, United States of America
  • Germaine Krull
    La Tour Eiffel (The Eiffel Tower), Portrait of Joris Ivens, Amsterdam
    • Birthplace: Wilda, Poznań, Poznań, Poland
    • Nationality: Netherlands, France, Poland, Germany
  • Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz
    Self-Portrait, Zakopane
    • Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Painting, Drawing
  • Heaven, Evening garden party, Portrait of Sufi Waqar
    • Birthplace: London, United Kingdom
    • Nationality: Poland, Pakistan, United Kingdom
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Zdzisław Beksiński
    Untitled "ZIES", Untitled "Morning Landscape", Untitled "Heart"
    • Birthplace: Sanok, Poland
    • Associated periods or movements: Contemporary art
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Sculpture, Photography, Painting
  • Untitled (Anka), Graceland 5, Construction site
    • Birthplace: Tarnów, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland
  • Cowan City, Brontosaurus Civitas, Bible Dam
    • Birthplace: Toruń, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Magdalena Abakanowicz
    Big Figures, Space of Stone, Hand-Like Tree: Cecyna
    • Birthplace: Falentyn, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Sculpture
  • Jan Matejko
    Stańczyk, Constitution of May 3, 1791
    • Birthplace: Kraków, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Painting, Drawing
  • Aleksander Gierymski
    The Sea, Feast of Trumpets
    • Birthplace: Warsaw, Second Polish Republic
    • Associated periods or movements: Realism
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Art Forms: Painting
  • Anja Rubik
    Kate, Christy
    • Birthplace: Rzeszów, Poland
    • Nationality: Poland
    • Birthplace: Deensen, Germany
    • Nationality: United States of America