Program of the Year of Leon Wyczółkowski

Year-long activities

 

Special year-long education offer for children and youth as well as adults regarding Leon Wyczółkowski

Guided tours at the permanent exhibition dedicated to the Work of Leon Wyczółkowski in the building on 7 Mennica Street. Museum activities: Colors in Leon Wyczółkowski’s Studio, A Visit at Leon Wyczółkowski’s, Flowers Taken From Frames, At the Master’s Studio, Leon Wyczółkowski – Paintings, Drawings and Graphic Art, Painting with Light – the Impressionist Revolution, On the Edge – European Paintings from the Turn of the 20th Century, Ugly and Beautiful – Realism in 19th-century Paintings, Rebellion Against Beauty – the History of 19th-century Realism in European Paintings, How a Portrait was Made.
[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]

 


The year-long education offer for children and school youth

Museum classes, talks, lectures, educational films, debates, assemblies, poetic – painting meetings, and the school days of L. Wyczółkowski. Artistic activities (plein-air painting, artistic, graphic and photography workshops, exhibitions of artworks, replicas, and performances), sightseeing (tours, biking trips) and popularization (development of multimedia presentations and websites). Literary, artistic, music competitions and the Leon Wyczółkowski knowledge competition. Youth club and library activities.
[Department of Education of the Bydgoszcz City Office – educational institutions subordinate to the Department of Education]


Online Wortal

Wortal dedicated to Leon Wyczółkowski. In addition to a full database of artist’s works, which are in collections of the Museum of Bydgoszcz, it contains articles and interesting facts from the life and work of Leon Wyczółkowski.
[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]

 

 

 

Research project

Research project dedicated to the work of Leon Wyczółkowski taking into consideration cooperation with scientific-research institutions from Germany and Ukraine. The project is estimated to last about three years (establishing of contacts, preparation of detailed schedule of works).
[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]
[Department of Promotion, Sports and Tourism of the Bydgoszcz City Office]

 

 

Poster exhibition

 

“Following the Traces of Leon Wyczółkowski” regarding the life and work of Leon Wyczółkowski along with multimedia presentation.
[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]

 

 

Presentation of a large-format banner

Presentation of a large-format banner informing about the year of Leon Wyczółkowski on the Jerzego Sulimy – Kamińskiego Bridge
[Department of Promotion, Sports and Tourism of the Bydgoszcz City Office]


Regular, special, thematic publications in BIK (Bydgoszcz Cultural Directory)

[Municipal Culture Center in Bydgoszcz]


Production of a film about Leon Wyczółkowski

[Municipal Culture Center in Bydgoszcz]


Leon, a Sensitive Professional – Leon Wyczółkowski appears in the series “Archiwum B” broadcasted by TVP Bydgoszcz

Leon, a Sensitive Professional – Leon Wyczółkowski appears in the series “Archiwum B” broadcasted by TVP Bydgoszcz
[Municipal Culture Center in Bydgoszcz]

 

Medal “The Year of Leon Wyczółkowski – Bydgoszcz 2012”

Medal “The Year of Leon Wyczółkowski – Bydgoszcz 2012.” The obverse features an image of the artist, the reverse – an inscription “The Year of Leon Wyczółkowski – Bydgoszcz 2012,” and in the center – the Coat of Arms of Bydgoszcz. A brass medal coated with silver, galvanized, 7 cm in diameter. The medal commemorates the jubilee celebrations, continuing similar medal-making traditions originated in 1985.
It is made for people who have rendered great service in researching the life and work of Leon Wyczółkowski and for initiatives related to the Year of Leon Wyczółkowski in Bydgoszcz.
[Society of the Friends of the City of Bydgoszcz]

 

I Cannot Create Without Nature – international graphic art and drawing competition inspired by the work of Leon Wyczółkowski

A post-competition exhibition in the Regional Museum and a post-competition catalog. Post-competition plein-air painting for the winners in the Tuchola Forest.
[Leon Wyczółkowski State Complex of Art Schools in Bydgoszcz]
[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]

 

Jolanta Baziak – series of meetings with a writer

Art workshops for children
[DK Orion and Arka BSM]
[Municipal Library on 1 Broniewskiego Street]

 

"Leon Wyczółkowski – Impressions from Pomerania"

The exhibition was established having the residents of the region in mind. It was presented in the museums of Kujawsko-Pomorskie Voivodeship. The exhibition constitutes an important contribution in shaping the knowledge on art, popularizing the artistic activity of Leon Wyczółkowski. The collected and presented group of watercolors, drawings and graphic artworks provides a unique opportunity, not only for residents of Bydgoszcz, but the entire region, to learn about lithographic technique and the individual style of the artist. Artworks show architectural motifs and landscapes, which are well known to residents of our region. Schedule of traveling exhibits: May – the Museum in Brodnica, June – the Rev. Władysław Łęga Museum in Grudziądz, July – the Museum of the Pałuki Land in Żnin, August – the Jan Kasprowicz Museum in Inowrocław, September – the Museum of the Kuyavia and Dobrzyń Land in Włocławek, October – the Museum of the Chełmno Land in Chełmno, November – the Regional Museum in Toruń, December – the Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz.

[Leon Wyczółkowski Regional Museum in Bydgoszcz]
 

 

Series of workshop activities

Series of workshop activities in the studio of the Palace Imagination Center entitled “Drawing with Leon Wyczółkowski – an Attempt at Pastiche”
[Youth Palace in Bydgoszcz]