Gizycki Honored at Animafest Zagreb
Marcin Gizycki (Senior Lecturer, History of Art + Visual Culture) was honored at Animafest Zagreb in June. He was presented with the Award for Outstanding Contribution to Animation Studies for his work as a animator, teacher, and visual art historian. His work in animation studies, writing on the avant-garde and Polish film in the inter war period as well as his work on different artistic alternatives to Disney were cited as foremost among his many achievements. Gizycki is also the Artistic Director of the Animator International Animated Film Festival in Poznan, Poland.