Zachęta – National Gallery of Art

Zachęta is one of the oldest galleries in Poland. The beautiful building was constructed between 1898-1900 according to project of Stefan Szyller. Gallery presented all the most important Polish artists’ including Wojciech Gerson, Jan Matejko, Józef Chełmoński, or Stanisław Wyspiański. Nowadays Zachęta is probably the most prestigious and the largest contemporary art gallery in Poland with a great collection of art which includes works of Tadeusz Kantor, Alina Szapocznikow, Katarzyna Kozyra, Zbigniew Libera or Wilhelm Sasnal. Its exhibitions presented works of such great artists as Paul Cezanne, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Pablo Picasso, Francis Bacon, Max Ernst, Jean Dubuffet, Kim Sooja, Yayoi Kusama, Fernand Léger and many others.

Aress: Plac Małachowskiego 3