Andrew Richard Wielawski
Andrew Richard Wielawski is active/lives in New York / Italy. Andrew Wielawski is known for sculpture-marble figure.
Biography Andrew Richard Wielawski
The following information was submitted by the artist:
Andrew Wielawski was born in New York City on the 29th of January, 1955, the youngest child in a family of Polish immigrants. His father, a psychiatrist from Krakow, was an honorary captain in the U.S medical corps, and his mother was a teacher from Novogrudek, now in Bielorussia. They met in 1946, while both were working for UNRA, an organization helping children in Germany and Eastern Europe after World War II. The couple emigrated to the United States, where his father, Dr. Jozef Wielawski, got a position in a rehabilitation home for such children just north of New York, in Westchester.
The new life lasted twenty years. Dr. Wielawski had suffered from a variety of dise