Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Zdzisław Beksiński English

No description

Michał Cabaj

on 26 May 2015

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Zdzisław Beksiński English

Zdzisław Beksiński
Michał Cabaj

Childhood and Education
Zdzisław Beksiński was born 24th of February 1929 in Sanok. His father Stanisław served in the Hallers army. His profession was an engineer surveyor. While his mother was a teacher. Studied architecture on Politechnika Krakowska. In the middle of studing, in 30th of April 1951, he got merried with Zofia Stankiewicz.
Rondo's name Zdzislaw Beksiński in Sanok
Family Tragedy
In the 26th of November 1958 Tomasz was born, the son of Zdzisłwa and Zofia. Beksińscy decided to leave Sanok in summer of 1977 roku and moved to Warsaw. Tomasz lived in a flat near by his parents. In 8th of May 1998 as a result of the disease Zofia died . Year later, 24th of December 1999 their son, Tomasz committed suicide. In connection with these events and creativity and the artist's death, it is beleved that family Bekśińscy is cursed
Tomasz led the broadcast of the series „Muzyczna poczta UKF” and „Trójka pod księżycem” in Program 3 Polskiego Radia.
While he was young Zdzisław Beksiński was a photographer. He won many competitions, even international. He started painting in 1964. From the begining his paintings was visionary, spooky and bizarre. He never gave names to his works. Zdzisław said that every one have free way of interpreting his works. He took inspiration in Far East religion.
Photography Without Title from 1956
(On photography is Zdzisławs wife )
While Beksiński gave interview, he said:"Every time I start painting I don't want to paint death. It comes by it self"
Zdzisław Beksiński was killed in his flat in Warsaw at night of 21 and 22 February 2005 just before his 76th birthday. The killer was Robert K. It was dicaverd that he murdered him becaous Zdzisław didn't want give him money. Robert was cought next day. He didn't resist.
Full transcript