exhibition catalogue

Christian Jankowski
Heavy Weight History

Edited by Ewa Gorządek

This extensive album devoted to Christian Jankowski‘s work includes a retrospective review of his works from 19922013, as well as documentation of the exhibition Heavy Weight History, combining sport, art and history in an original way. Athletes invited to the project, Polish weightlifters, tried to lift selected Warsaw monuments for a moment and tackle history in this way.



  • Texts in English
  • Texts by Sergio Edelsztein, Jennifer Fulton, Ewa Gorządek, Veit Loers, Nora Moschuering, Rein Wolfs
  • Graphic design: Uli Cluss
  • 235 x 285 mm, 336 pages
  • Hard cover
  • ISBN 978-3-86335-446-6
  • Published by the Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art and Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther König
  • Cologne 2014
This book was published thanks to financial support of the Foundation for Polish-German Cooperation.