Agnes Janich


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- Artur Stępień,



-images 1 and 2, Kurt Kladler, PhD, of Charim Galerie, reproduced with permission


Man To Man

- the Auschwitz doghouse plan is copyright Memorial and Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau, reproduced with permission,

- the 9th Sharjah Biennial guidebook and the Provisions catalog are copyright 9th Sharjah Biennial team, reproduced with permission.


Man To Man / installation shots & installation movie

- images 1,2,4 are copyright 9th Sharjah Biennial and Issa Freij, reproduced with permission.

- Image 3 is copyright 9th Sharjah Biennial and A.Rubio, reproduced with permission.

- The installation movie is copyright Agnes Janich, the 9th Sharjah Biennial team and Issa Freij, reproduced with permission.



All events and characters appearing in Agnes Janich's work, 2003-2014, are fictitious and do not depict any real event or real person. Any resemblance to real events, locales and/or actual persons, living or dead, is purely coincidental. The only exceptions are references to World War II and the Holocaust, commonly known historical events, and the use of names and occupations of people in the work Cleanliness Is Goodliness, with their written permission.



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My heartfelt thanks to all the people without whom these projects would not come to life:

  • Gulsen Bal, PhD
  • Zbigniew Belowski, Director of the MCCA Elektrownia
  • Krzysztof Cieslik
  • Marc Dahinden of Landbote
  • Anna Dembowska, Vice-Director of the Polish Cultural Institute in Moscow
  • Katarzyna Drozd of the Polish Embassy in Helsinki
  • Jan Jagielski of The Jewish Historical Institute, Warsaw
  • Jan Janich
  • Anna & Jan Jeziorscy
  • Malgorzata Grudzinska, Marianna Ossolinska, Barbara Schmidt and the whole team of the Polish Institute Vienna
  • Roman Gutek
  • Adam Klimczak & Ewelina Chmielewska of the Wschodnia Gallery and Fokus Lodz Biennial
  • Michal Leja
  • Dr. Michael Lenarz of The Jewish Museum in Frankfurt am Main
  • Hanno Loewy of the Jewish Museum, Hohenems
  • Natasza Lysiak
  • Tomasz Majewski
  • Pawel Duma
  • Maja von Meiss of Galerie Wyschuer Weierthal
  • Elin and Sjur Nedreas, Owners of Galleri s.e., Bergen
  • Thyrza-Nichols Goodeve, PhD
  • Isabel Carlos, Jack Persekian & the whole 9th Sharjah Biennial team
  • Consul Marek Pernal of the Polish Consulate General in Barcelona
  • Wojciech Plosa of The Memorial and Museum of Auschwitz-Birkenau
  • Marek Radziwon, Director of the Polish Cultural Institute in Moscow
  • Annelise Schmid of the Villa Straeuli
  • G.Religa of The State Musuem of Majdanek
  • Lyle Rexer
  • Prof Joanna Tokarska-Bakir
  • Caroline Waddell of The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.
  • Johan de Vos
  • Sabine Vogel
  • Maria Wojdan
  • Maja Wojdan
  • Wojciech Zrodlak and Konrad Czernielewski of The Museum of Memory in Radogoszcz, Lodz
  • Matthew Fallon
  • Elizabeth Reidy
  • Kasia Balbi
  • Renata & Janek Bernard
  • Basia Licha
  • Jurek Maciejewski
  • Pawel Potoroczyn, Director of the Adam Mickiewicz Institute
  • Lucyna Szura, Executive Editor,
  • Kasia Sagatowska of the Refleksy Gallery
  • Walter Keller of Galerie Walter Keller, Zurich
  • Joseph Skrzynski of Champ Equity
  • Christian Egger of Galerie C, Neuchatel


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