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MEMORIAL AND MUSEUM AUSCHWITZ-BIRKENAU FORMER GERMAN NAZI
CONCENTRATION AND EXTERMINATION CAMP

The Auschwitz experience in the art of prisoners

The Auschwitz experience in the art of prisoners

The exhibition entitled “The Auschwitz experience in the art of prisoners” presents the fate of the victims of the largest German concertation and extermination camp KL Auschwitz, presented through the works of those who survived. Terrible living conditions, worrisome starvation and continuous tiredness due to exhausting long-lasting work were the inherent element of the camp existence, accompanied by beating and constant humiliation. In their works, the former prisoners – artists – decided to make an attempt at presentation of this hell on earth prepared by the German Nazis.

Scenario and choice of materials: Agnieszka Sieradzka.
Project and graphic design: Elżbieta Pietruczuk, Jerzy Pietruczuk.

Technical information:

The Museum has exhibitions in the following languages: Polish and English.
The exhibition consist of 24 roll-up’s in the format 100x200 cm with a weight of 4,5 kg. Each roll-up is packed in a bag with a handle.