Archeology of Photography Foundation
Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii is the first institution in Poland of its kind. It was founded in August 2008.
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The Archeology of Photography Foundation was founded in response to a need for protecting and bringing to light archives left behind by leading Polish photographers.
The Foundation aims to make the heritage left behind by photographers accessible via databases on-line and to develop archiving standards for photographs. Currently the Foundation conducts research into the photographs and documents of Zbigniew Dlubak, one of key figures in the post-war history of photography in Poland. Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii wants also explore the archives of Zofia Chometowska, Maria Chrzaszczowa, Janusz Bakowski, Wojciech Zamecznik and Tadeusz Suminski.
Exhibition view, Emulsja Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii, Warsaw 2015. Photo credit Patrycja Wojtas, courtesy of Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii
Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii, Warsaw. Courtesy of Fundacja Archeologia Fotografii