Jerzy Ryszard /Jurry/ ZielińskiBorn June 1 1943, Kazimierzów
Died March 5 1980, Warsaw
Polish painter, poet, existentialist, and one of the symptomatic and symbolic characters of the Polish totalitarian period. Zielińský combined artistic, social, and political engagements. He used artistic means as a publically shared language. His works were largely influenced by pop-art.