Franciszka THEMERSON (1907 - 1988)

Franciszka Themerson was born in 1907, Poland and died in 1988, London. Her works, including those which were collaborative with her husband Stefan Themerson, are part of several notable public collections across Europe including Tate Britain, The British Museum, Victoria & Albert Museum, Arts Council England,  Art Museum Belfast, Muzeum Narodowe, Warsaw and Marionetteatern, Stockholm. Her work has been the subject of many important solo exhibitions, including Franciszka & Stefan Themerson Books, Camera, Ubu, Camden Arts Centre, London (2016); Art Now: Lightbox Stefan and Franciszka Themerson, Tate Britain, London (2009); The Drawings of Franciszka Themerson, KUNSTEN Museum of Modern Art Aalborg, Denmark (1991). In 1975 a seminal solo retrospective of the artist’s oeuvre Franciszka Themerson - It all depends on the point of view was presented at London’s Whitechapel Gallery.