„Meditation” and „delay” – Interdisciplinary struggle with memory in Miroslaw Balka’s work Cover Image

„Zapośredniczenie” i „spóźnienie” – O interdyscyplinarnych zmaganiach z pamięcią w twórczości Mirosława Bałki
„Meditation” and „delay” – Interdisciplinary struggle with memory in Miroslaw Balka’s work

Author(s): Dominika Wyrzykiewicz
Subject(s): Cultural history, Theoretical Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Studies of Literature, German Literature, Philology
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: Mirosław Bałka; Zygmunt Bauman; memory; artistic work; Holocaust
Summary/Abstract: The main assumption of presented article is dwelling on the term of memory and ways of presenting the past in modern culture on the example of the work of a painter Miroslaw Balka. The artist is characterized by a visual acuity of phenomena surrounding him and a special concentration on the other man with all aspects of his life as well as awareness of the past, his own biography and the artistic work. Time and history influence his work and are shaping their form.

  • Page Range: 54-67
  • Page Count: 14
  • Publication Year: 2018
  • Language: Polish, German