Sarah Anne Johnson, renowned Winnipeg photographer and artist, spent the better part of the summer of 2012 in the back of ACRYL DESIGN LTD creating her venture for her Winnipeg Now – 100 Years of the Winnipeg Art Gallery project. We were pleased to support her with studio space and plastic manipulation expertise.
Zalipie in Poland is known as the painted village. Its most renowned folk artist was Felicja Curyłowa (1904-1974). In 1978 her house was bought by the Polish Cepelia Foundation, which seeks the preservation and promotion of folk art. In the same year it was transferred into the care of the regional museum in Tarnów.