Józef Szajna

A painter, set designer, theatre director, the creator of innovative theatre performances, the main representative of what is known as “visual narrative theatre”.
I was labelled in various ways, but I ended up as “a controversial artist”.
Dorota Wyżyńska, Jubileusz Szajny/Szajna’s Anniversary, “Gazeta Wyborcza – Stołeczna” 2007, No 66.

Józef Szajna’s Virtual Archive was brought into being at the initiative of the Theatre Documentation Studio of the Theatre Institute on the occasion of the artist’s 100 th birth anniversary on 13 March 2022.