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Konstanty Kalinowski

Konstanty Kalinowski, Polish art historian. Recipient Golden Cross of Merit, President, Poland, 1973; named to Order of Polonia Restituta, President, Poland, 1982, Knight Commander Constantinian Order of St. Georg C. Bourbon Neapol, 1995.

Background

  • Kalinowski, Konstanty was born on March 26, 1935 in Wilno, Poland. Son of Anatol and Zofia (Janowicz-Czainska) Kalinowski.

  • Education

    • Master of Arts, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1963. Doctor of Philosophy Disseration and veniam legendi, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland, 1971.

    Career

    • Assistant National Museum, Poznan, Poland, 1957-1961. Assistant Institute of Art History Adam Mickiewicz University, Poland, 1961-1971, assistant professor Poland, 1971-1980, full professor Institute of Art History Poland, since 1980. Visiting professor University Kiel, Germany, 1990.

      General director National Museum, Poznan, 1990-2000.

    Works

    • Author: (book) Glorification of a Ruler and Dynasty in the 17th and 18th Century, 1973, Baroque Architecture in Silesia, 1977, Baroque Sculpture in Silesia, 1986,, Baroque Art in Silesia, 1990.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: orthodox.

    Religion

    Denomination: Christian Orthodox

    Membership

    Member Association Polish Art Historians (vice president 1981-1991), Committee International d'Histoire de L'art, Polish National Committee of International Council Museum (president 1996-2002), Polish Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association Club.

    Personality

    Interests

    Collecting of russian orders and badges.

    Connections

    • Married Izabella Anna Sankiewicz. 1 child, Olga.
    • father: Anatol Kalinowski
    • mother: Zofia (Janowicz-Czainska) Kalinowski
    • spouse: Izabella Anna Sankiewicz
    • child: Olga Kalinowski
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    • 1957
      A. Mickiewicz University
    • 1963
      A. Mickiewicz University
    • 1971
      A. Mickiewicz University
    • 1957 - 1961
      Assistant, National Museum
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
    • 1961 - 1971
      assistant, Institute of Art History A. Mickiewicz University
      Poland
    • 1990
      visiting professor, University Kiel
      Germany
    • 1990
      general director, National Museum
      Poznan, Wielkopolskie, Poland
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