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Selected One-person Exhibitions
1962 Gallery Kordegarda, Warsaw, Poland
1965 Gallery Zacheta, Warsaw, Poland
1967 Kunstindustrimuseet, Oslo, Norway, travelled in Norway to: Kunstforening - Trondheim; Stavanger Kunstforening and Kunstindustrimuseum, Bergen.
1968 Stedelijk van Abbemuseum, Einhoven, 
The Netherlands Frans Halsmuseum, Harlem, Holland 
Helmhaus, Zurich, Switzerland
1969 Stedelijk Museum, Schiedam, The Netherlands Gallery 
Alice Pauli, Lausanne 
Kunsthalle, Manheim, Germany 
Stedelijk Museum, Arnhem, Holland
1970 National Museum, Stockholm, Sweden
1971 Pasadena Art Museum, Los Angeles, California
1972 Dusseldorf Kunsthalle, Germany
1974 Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
1975 Whitechapel Art Gallery London, England 
Gallery "Zacheta", Warsaw, Poland
1976 Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, travelled to: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
1977 Malmo Kunsthall, Sweden 
Sonia Hennies Kunstsenter, Oslo, Norway
1980 Venice Biennial, Polish Pavilion, Venice, Italy
1982 Musee d«Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France
1982/84 Retrospective organised by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL., Travelling exhibition in the United States and Canada; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, IL., Musee d' Art Contemporain, Montreal, Canada; National Academy of Sciences, Washington,D.C.; DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusets; Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas,Texas; Portland Art Museum & Portland Center for the Visual Arts, Portland; Visual Arts Center of Alaska, Anchorage; Frederick S. Wight Art Gallery of the University of California, Los Angeles
1985 Galerie Alice Pauli, Lausanne, Switzerland, 
Xavier Fourcade Inc., New York, 
1986 Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond,Virginia 
1988 Mucsarnok Palace of Exhibitions, Budapest, Hungary 
Laumeier Sculpture Park, Saint Louis, Missouri, U.S.A. 
1989 Stadtische Galerie im Stadelschen Kunstinstitut, Frankfurt a/M, Germany 
Marlborough Gallery, New York 
1990 Galerie Pels-Leusden, West Berlin, Germany 
Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago,USA 
Marlborough Fine Art, London 
1991 Retrospective travelling exhibition in Japan: Sezon Museum of Art,Tokyo; The Museum of Modern Art, Shiga; Art Tower, Mito; Hiroshima City Museum of Contemporary Art 
Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland
1992 The Nelson - Atkins Museum of Art,Kansas City, Missouri, U.S.A.
Marlborough Gallery, New York 
Walker Art Center-Sculpture Garden , Minneapolis, U.S.A. 
1993 Biuro Wystaw Artystycznych, Kraków, Poland
The Institute for Contemporary Art P.S.1 Museum, New York 
Marlborough Gallery Inc., New York 
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, 
The Daphne Farago Wing, Palmer Museum of Art, 
The Pennsylvania State University, 
1994 Galeria Kordegarda, Warszawa, Polska ( also travelled to Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, Poland) 
Galeria Marlborough S.A., Madrid 
Fundacio Pilar i Joan Miro a Mallorca , Palma de Mallorca, Spain
1995 Els Jardins de Can Altamira Barcelona, Spain 
Centre of Polish Sculpture, Oronsko, Poland 
Ujazdowski Castle, The Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, 
Yorkshire Sculpture Park, England
1996 Galerie Marwan Hoss, Paris,France 
Oriel Mostyn Gallery, North Wales 
Charlottenborg Exhibition Hall, Copenhagen, Denmark; travelled to Kulturhuset Stockholm, Stockholm 
1996/97 Display of the Hand like Trees, Doris Freedman Plaza, New York, Manhattan 
1997 Marlborough Gallery, New York 
Miami Art Museum, Miami, Florida
1998 Starmach Gallery, Kraków, Poland
1999 Abakanowicz on the Roof , Metropolitan Museum of Art , New York, NY 
Les Jardins du Palais Royal, Paris,France 
Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland 
Marlborough Gallery, New York 
2000 Giuliano Gori collection, Italy
Marlborough, New York, USA
Galeria Kordegarda, Warsaw, Poland
2001 Grant - Selwyn Fine Arts, Los Angeles, USA
Abakanowicz at Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, USA
Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA
Kunst - Station, Sankt Peter, Cologne, Germany
Pillsbury and Peters Fine Art, Dallas, Texas, USA
The William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, USA
2003 MART, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Trento, Rovereto, Italy
Dancing Figures, Marlborough  Fine Art, London, England 
Tanzende und Schreitende, Beck & Eggeling, International Fine Art,    Dusseldorf, Germany
MacLaren Art Centre, Barrie, Ontario, Canada
Landesmuseum Schloss Gottorf, Germany
Museum Beelden aan Zee, Haag, Holland
Museum of Art, Lucerne,  Switzerland
Marlborough Gallery, New York, USA
2004 Hurma, Chapelle Saint-Louis de la Salpetriere, Paris; Espace d'Art 
Contemporain Andre-Malraux, Colmar, France
Mutation and Cristallization, Savannah College of Art and Design,
Savannah, Georgia, USA
Taguchi Fine Art, Tokyo, Japan
Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf, German
2005 La Foule V, Galerie Saint Severin, Paris, France
Stadtkirche Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Germany
Marlborough Gallery, New York, USA