Magdalena Shummer-Fangor

Biography / CV

Born 1930, Lubliniec.

From 1957 to 1960 she studied at the Art History Institute at Warsaw University. She lived in Vienna (1961-1962), in Paris (1962-1964), in East Berlin (1964-65) and in London (1965-1966). In 1966 she moved to the US. She has lived and worked in Poland since 1999. She worked with among others Mabels Gallery Folk Art, New York and Frank Miele Contemporary Folk Art Gallery, New York. Her work was exhibited at Fairleigh Dickinson University Gallery, New York, Galerie Naifs et Primitifs, Paris and at Centre of Contemporary Art, Zachęta, Warsaw.

Exhibitions

2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Art Naif Festival Katowice

2014
Adoracja słodyczy, Zachęta, Warsaw

2013
Kolonia Artystyczna; Piaseczno

2010
Galeria Wyganowskich Konstancin-Jeziorna

2007
Zestaw wystaw with her husband Wojciech Fangor Błędów

2001-2002
Rękodzieło Artystyczne i Ludowe Ziemi Grójeckiej; Museum K. Puławskiego Warka

1990
Galerie Naifs et Primitifs Paris Atelier Cora-Galerie La Vague Hermance

1981
Studio Gallery 96 Grand St. New York

1978
Fairleigh Dickinson University Gallery New York Morris Gallery New York

Works

Rich Table / Stół obfitości, 2014, oil on canvas, 70 x 100 cm / 27,55 x 39,37 in

Rich Table / Stół obfitości, 2014, oil on canvas, 70 x 100 cm / 27,55 x 39,37 in

Bat / Nietoperz, 2009, oil on canvas, 76 x 60 cm / 29,92 x 23,62 in

Bat / Nietoperz, 2009, oil on canvas, 76 x 60 cm / 29,92 x 23,62 in

Big flowers / Duże kwiaty, 2013, oil on canvas, 60 x 80 cm / 23,62 x 31,49 in

Big flowers / Duże kwiaty, 2013, oil on canvas, 60 x 80 cm / 23,62 x 31,49 in

Fox / Lis, 1999, oil on board, 36,50 x 43,50 cm / 14,37 x 17,12 in

Fox / Lis, 1999, oil on board, 36,50 x 43,50 cm / 14,37 x 17,12 in

Brothers / Braciszkowie, 2015, oil on board, 37,5 x 46 cm / 14,76 x 18,11 in

Brothers / Braciszkowie, 2015, oil on board, 37,5 x 46 cm / 14,76 x 18,11 in

Sisters / Siostrzyczki, 2015, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68 in

Sisters / Siostrzyczki, 2015, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68 in

Little Red Riding Hood / czerwony, Kapturek, 2016, oil on board, 45 x 60 cm / 17,71 x 23,62 in

Little Red Riding Hood / czerwony, Kapturek, 2016, oil on board, 45 x 60 cm / 17,71 x 23,62 in

Joyful drinkers / wesołe pijaczki, 2016, oil on board, 47,50 x 71,50 cm / 18,70 x 28,15 in

Joyful drinkers / wesołe pijaczki, 2016, oil on board, 47,50 x 71,50 cm / 18,70 x 28,15 in

Birds at Lake / Ptaki nad stawem, 2006, oil on board, 35,50 x 45,70 cm / 13,98 x 17,99 in

Birds at Lake / Ptaki nad stawem, 2006, oil on board, 35,50 x 45,70 cm / 13,98 x 17,99 in

Daughters / Córeczki, 2015, oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm / 19,68 x 15,74 in

Daughters / Córeczki, 2015, oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm / 19,68 x 15,74 in

Lovers With a lion / zakochani lwem, 2008, oil on board, 38 x 70,50 cm / 14,96 x 27,75 in

Lovers With a lion / zakochani lwem, 2008, oil on board, 38 x 70,50 cm / 14,96 x 27,75 in

Adam and Eva under the Apple Tree / Adam i Ewa, 1990, oil on board, 51 x 40,50 cm / 20 x 15, 94 in

Adam and Eva under the Apple Tree / Adam i Ewa, 1990, oil on board, 51 x 40,50 cm / 20 x 15, 94 in

Jona in the mouth of the whale / Jonasz w paszczy wieloryba, 2014, oil on board, 47 x 70 cm / 18,5 x 27,5 in

Jona in the mouth of the whale / Jonasz w paszczy wieloryba, 2014, oil on board, 47 x 70 cm / 18,5 x 27,5 in

Two Tigers / dwa tygrysy, 1990, oil on board, 60 x 40 cm / 23,62 x 15,75 in

Two Tigers / dwa tygrysy, 1990, oil on board, 60 x 40 cm / 23,62 x 15,75 in

Lion and Tiger / Lew i tygrys, 2015, oil on board, 36,50 x 53,50 cm / 14,17 x 21 in

Lion and Tiger / Lew i tygrys, 2015, oil on board, 36,50 x 53,50 cm / 14,17 x 21 in

Riding horse / na przejazdzce, 2015, oil on board, 47 x 60 cm / 18,5 x 23,6 in

Riding horse / na przejazdzce, 2015, oil on board, 47 x 60 cm / 18,5 x 23,6 in

Meeting a tiger / Spotkanie z tygrysem, 2016, oil on board, 60 x 47 cm / 23,62 x 18,5 in

Meeting a tiger / Spotkanie z tygrysem, 2016, oil on board, 60 x 47 cm / 23,62 x 18,5 in

Big flowers in a blue vase / duze Kwiaty w niebieskim wazonie, 2014, oil on canvas, 47 x 70 cm / 18,5 x 27,55 in

Big flowers in a blue vase / duze Kwiaty w niebieskim wazonie, 2014, oil on canvas, 47 x 70 cm / 18,5 x 27,55 in

Dancers / Tancerki, 2012, oil on board, 47 x 60 / 18,5 x 23,62 in

Dancers / Tancerki, 2012, oil on board, 47 x 60 / 18,5 x 23,62 in

Relaxing / wypoczynek, 1999, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,69 in

Relaxing / wypoczynek, 1999, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,69 in

Tigers In a bedroom / tygrysy w sypialni, 1999, oil on board, 30 x 43 cm / 11,81 x 16,92 in

Tigers In a bedroom / tygrysy w sypialni, 1999, oil on board, 30 x 43 cm / 11,81 x 16,92 in

Three birds on my head / trzy ptaki na glowie, 2017, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,70 in

Three birds on my head / trzy ptaki na glowie, 2017, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,70 in

We arę happy / jesteśmy szczęśliwi, 2017, oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68

We arę happy / jesteśmy szczęśliwi, 2017, oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68

Under the blue sky / pod gołym niebem, 2017, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm 15,75 x 19,68 in

Under the blue sky / pod gołym niebem, 2017, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm 15,75 x 19,68 in

Wild cats / dzikie koty, 2017, oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68 in

Wild cats / dzikie koty, 2017, oil on canvas, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 19,68 in

Tiger on a stone / tygrys na kamieniu, 2013, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 20 in

Tiger on a stone / tygrys na kamieniu, 2013, oil on board, 40 x 50 cm / 15,75 x 20 in

Monkey with a red face / małpka z czerwona twarzą, 1995, Cut out metal

Monkey with a red face / małpka z czerwona twarzą, 1995, Cut out metal

Sleeping cat, 1996, cut out metal

Sleeping cat, 1996, cut out metal

Bear, 1996, cut out metal

Bear, 1996, cut out metal