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First Honors Doctor Degree,
Royal College of Art, 1974

Selected Doctorates and Honors
1974 Received honoris causa doctorate from the Royal College of Art, London, England
1992 Received honoris causa doctorate from the Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
1998 Received honoris causa doctorate from the Academy of Fine Arts, Lodz, Poland
2000 Received an honorary Doctor of Fine Arts degree, Pratt Institute, New York
2001 Received honoris causa doctorate from the Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, U.S.A.
2002 Received honoris causa doctorate from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, USA
2002 Received honoris causa doctorate from the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznan, Poland
   
1994 Elected honorary member of the Akademie der Kunste, Berlin
1996 Elected honorary member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, N.Y., U.S.A.
1998 Elected honorary member of the Sachsische Akademie der Kunste, Dresden, Germany
2000 Orden Pour le merite fur Wissenschaften und Kunste, Berlin, Germany

Selected Awards and Prizes
1965 Grand Prix of Sao Paolo Biennale, Sao Paolo, Brazil
1979 Gottfried von Herder Prize, Vienna, Austria
1982 Alfred Jurzykowski Prize, New York
1993 Award for Distinction in Sculpture, granted by the Sculpture Center, New York
1997 Leonardo da Vinci World Award of Arts, Mexico
1998 Commander Cross with Star of the Order of Polonia Restituta
1999 Officier de L' Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Paris, France
2000 Cavaliere nell Ordine Al Merito della Repubblica Italiana
2000 Visionaries! Award granted by American Craft Museum
2005 Award for the entire Creative Activity granted by the Polish Minister of Culture Lifetime Achievement Award bestowed by the International Sculpture Center in New York