Meet the master: Tadeusz Rolke, as part of the Photomonth in Krakow.
30.05.2013 at 6 pm
Visitors to the Photomonth in Krakow are invited to meet the master photographer Tadeusz Rolke. The meeting will be preceded by the screening of A Diary of a Journey directed by Piotr Stasik, as part of the Krakow Film Festival.
Meet the Master series is predicated on presenting to festival goers artists with their experiences, achievements and individual approaches to the art of photography. The sessions and presentations of visual material, including film, will provide a unique occasion for art aficionados to encounter, and perhaps even talk to, renowned artists.
Tadeusz Rolke (b. 1929, Warsaw)
The doyen of Polish photojournalism. During his career spanning over many years, Rolke has worked for magazines including Ty i Ja, Przekrój, Stolica and Świat. In the 1970s, he emigrated to Germany, where in Hamburg he created the well-known series Fischmarkt. After returning to Poland in the 80s, he had three books of photography published. He nowe lives and works in Warsaw.