Andrzej Sapija


Artist, film and television director. Pedagogue. Professor at Lodz Film School.

He made nearly 50 documentaries. A considerable portion of them is devoted to culture, art and outstanding artists (among others: Tadeusz Kantor, Magdalena Abakanowicz, Tadeusz Różewicz, Roman Opałka, Wojciech Fangor, Kazimierz Karabasz).

The film Opałka – Life, one work won the Grand Prix at the 30th International Festival of Films on Art in Montreal (2012).

Many films undertook historical subjects (e.g. the Jagiellonian dynasty, the Polish Underground State, the Warsaw Uprising – 60 years later, from generation to generation).

Author of 8 performances for the TVP Television Theater.


1977 – co-founder of the artistic group „Sztuka i Teoria” (Art and Theory)

Member of the PERMAFO artistic group – Wroclaw; Participation in many group exhibitions.

Participation in the São Paulo Biennial

Participated in many group exhibitions of Polish contemporary art in the country and abroad.

Individual exhibitions.

Purchases of works (drawings) available in the National Museum in Warsaw and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Łódź.