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1972. Szajna and Abakanowicz works. Atelier '72, Edinburgh.

20 August - 9 September 1972. Exterior of the RDG, 8 Melville Crescent, Edinburgh, for Atelier '72 (contemporary Polish Art) presented by the RDG, 8 Melville Crescent, Edinburgh, in collaboration with the Lodz Museum of Art for the Edinburgh Festival. The photograph shows Auschwitz (ladder sculpture, centre) by Jozef Szajna, and Magdalena Abakanowicz's red rope emerging from a window (top right) linking the RDG to St. Mary's Cathedral, Palmerston Place.