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Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby Kwisatz » 04 Nov 2009 18:14

Hello everyone,

We have here in Poland very interesting project connected with polish editions of Dune. Wojciech Siudmak, well known artist, illustrated these editions and his 70 drawings are currently on exhibition in museum very near the border with the Germany.
Also there are a few (65) books from my collection of (almost 680) Dunes and 6 props from Children of Dune miniseries.
On Saturday I have a lecture about my Dune collection in this museum ;)

This is the first exhibition on that scale and there will be many more, not only in Poland but also in France.

Please see the pictures: http://www.rebis.com.pl/rebis/public/news/news.html?co=print&id=1182&instance=1000&lang=pl&parent=0
http://www.wiadomosci24.pl/artykul/wojciech_siudmak_diuna_epopeja_fantastyczna_113649.html#2


Anyway I'm looking for the guy who has equal or better collection than mine in terms of quality and quantity. Feel free to tell us about your treasures ;)

For example mine are 5 first editions 1 printings Dunes (from Messiah to ChoD) all with autograph of FH. As of Dune by Chilton - I have printings from 1 to 9, where 2nd, 3rd and 5th are also signed.

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Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby A Thing of Eternity » 04 Nov 2009 19:07

That's quite the entrance. I doubt you'll find anyone here who can compete with you in terms of collection size and quality, but there are people here who are amonst the best educated in Dune on the planet.
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Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby Omphalos » 04 Nov 2009 19:24

Hi Kwisatz! Long time since I have heard from you. Those pictures are really great. That artist is still one of my favorite Dune artists. Those are the French covers done by a Polish artist, or the Polish covers done by a French one? I forget.

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Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby Kwisatz » 05 Nov 2009 02:06

You are quite right in both ways. Those are polish covers, but some of them the french ones too done by polish artist who lives in France ;)

Interesting thing is that some of them was used in different volumes - for example cover of french Dune Messiah is used in polish Butlerian Jihad.

Other thing is that me and my fiancee were models for one of the drawings by Siudmak in Children of Dune. I impersonate Farad'n. And I know of 2 other famous polish people whose faces are on these drawings.

I closely cooperate with Siudmak on several art projects inspired by Dune and in a few months from now we will have a new site when you can buy them - mostly hand made by Siudmak or other artists that cooperate with us.

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Postby Seraphan » 05 Nov 2009 09:40

Loved it! Great pics!

I have a request:
Can someone make an avatar out of this pic?
http://www.wiadomosci24.pl/artykul/wojciech_siudmak_diuna_epopeja_fantastyczna_113649.html#14
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Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby Kwisatz » 05 Nov 2009 16:02

I have a poster of this picture (with naked woman). If you want a better quality I could send you a photo of it.

If anyone also like to see pictures of every drawing on this exhibition please PM me.


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Postby trang » 08 Nov 2009 20:44

:greetings-wavegreen:

nice to meet ya, very nice pics, and your collection sounds astounding:)
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Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

Postby Kwisatz » 10 Nov 2009 18:42

More photos - this time from my lecture (1h30m long, 200 photos shown): http://www.legniczka.com/news,single,photos,article,284,p,0#photos

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Postby inhuien » 11 Nov 2009 05:01

Most dapper, what was the subject of your lecture?
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Postby Kwisatz » 11 Nov 2009 11:36

'Dune as a source of a collector's passion' ;)

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Thank you. :)
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Postby ᴶᵛᵀᴬ » 15 Jan 2010 01:03

Kwisatz wrote:
I closely cooperate with Siudmak on several art projects inspired by Dune and in a few months from now we will have a new site when you can buy them - mostly hand made by Siudmak or other artists that cooperate with us.



Great ! :clap: Some details ?


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      Postby Kwisatz » 15 Jan 2010 07:07

      I can't reveal much now, because we still working on several projects. For example there will be several bookmarks made of different metals even silver based on Siudmak's drawings. There will be huge emperor's throne made of brass with several hawks' heads on armrests. I think this throne will be on exhibition in Cavaliere, France this summer. We have several other potential projects, but that's all information for now. ;)

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      Postby lotek » 15 Jan 2010 08:17

      Kwisatz wrote:I can't reveal much now, because we still working on several projects. For example there will be several bookmarks made of different metals even silver based on Siudmak's drawings. There will be huge emperor's throne made of brass with several hawks' heads on armrests. I think this throne will be on exhibition in Cavaliere, France this summer. We have several other potential projects, but that's all information for now. ;)


      well keep us posted, Cavaliere is "close" to where my girlfriend lives and I'd be quite curious to see that!
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      Postby ᴶᵛᵀᴬ » 15 Jan 2010 12:48

      Cavalière in Provence (Le Lavandou, Var) ?


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          Postby Freakzilla » 16 Jan 2010 11:27

          Askaris de Dar wrote:Cavalière in Provence (Le Lavandou, Var) ?


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          Postby TheDukester » 16 Jan 2010 12:25

          "English, mother-. Do. You. Speak. It?"
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          Postby lotek » 16 Jan 2010 17:38

          TheDukester wrote:"English, mother-. Do. You. Speak. It?"

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          Postby Kwisatz » 17 Jan 2010 14:31

          Askaris de Dar wrote:Cavalière in Provence (Le Lavandou, Var) ?


          If there is only one Cavalière in France, I think this is it ;)

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          Postby Freakzilla » 17 Jan 2010 16:10

          Kwisatz wrote:
          Askaris de Dar wrote:Cavalière in Provence (Le Lavandou, Var) ?


          If there is only one Cavalière in France, I think this is it ;)


          Is that the hourse circus? That was recently, if it still isn't, in Atlanta.

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          Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

          Postby Kwisatz » 12 Apr 2011 11:22

          Photos from our latest Dune exhibition in Polish Museum of Sieradz.

          There are 39 Dune drawings, 26 Dune books (2 whole French sets + international editions), 6 costumes, 3 jewelry sets.

          Enjoy!

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          Postby Freakzilla » 12 Apr 2011 11:41

          Can you see close-ups of the artwork anywhere?
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          Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

          Postby SandChigger » 12 Apr 2011 12:37

          Cool.

          (Isn't this the sort of thing you would expect the HLP to want to be involved in? ;) )

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          Re: Dune exhibition with art of Wojciech Siudmak

          Postby Kwisatz » 19 Apr 2011 09:01

          Few of them (from first 3 Dunes and Butlerian Jihad) here: http://www.frankherbert.org/art/siudmak.html
          They are all also available on canvas in various formats. Just PM me to order ;)


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