Tadeusz Rolke

Born in 1929 in Warsaw. One of the greatest authors in the history of Polish photography. He studied art history at the Catholic University of Lublin. In the '60s worked in the weekly magazine "Stolica" and monthly magazine "Polska". In the years 1970-1980 he lived in Germany and photographed for magazines such as "Stern", "Spiegel", "Die Zeit". In his work he easily changed photographic conventions, refer equal success as a press photographer, fashion photographer and creator of creative photography. For many years, he was regarded as a leading representative of Polish humanistic photography. In his photographic archive he amassed nearly 50 thousand negatives.

Exhibitions in the gallery: Tomorrow Will Be Better, Black Squares

PDF documents: CV  Tomorrow Will Be Better 


KOLEKCJA TADEUSZA ROLKE LATA 50
Garwolin, 1958, 40,5 x 30,5 cm



KOLEKCJA TADEUSZA ROLKE LATA 60
Lublin, 1962, Zamek artists group, 30 x 39,5 cm



KOLEKCJA TADEUSZA ROLKE LATA 70
Fischmarkt, Hamburg, 1979, 24,2 x 35,5 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow 1960, photograph, 22 x 22 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow 1960, photograph, 22 x 22 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow 1960, photograph, 22 x 22 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow 1960, photograph, 22 x 22 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow 1960, photograph, 22 x 22 cm



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, Warsaw, 1990



Tadeusz Rolke
Ewa Sochacki (The Women of the Transformation), 1992



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, Warsaw, 1992



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Warsaw, 1957



Tadeusz Rolke
FamiIy congress, 1959



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 1957-1958, archival print, 110 × 110 cm, ed. 5



Tadeusz Rolke
Photographer Folie Elia during a photo session for „Elle” magazine, Paris, 1965



Tadeusz Rolke
Toy store, Warsaw, 1959



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Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 1961



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 2010



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Joseph Beuys, Dusseldorf, 1971



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Tadeusz Rolke
Night with the police, 1956



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 2010



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Tadeusz Rolke
Power plan, designer Arne Jacobsen, Hamburg, 1971



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 1958



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Tadeusz Rolke
Moscow, 1960



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 1958



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Tadeusz Rolke
Henryk Stażewski, Krzywe Koło Gallery, Warsaw, 1963



Tadeusz Rolke
Untitled, 2004