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Rhythm of Exotic Plants
 
Krystyna Sadowska’s “Rhythm of Exotic Plants”
Plaque by Krystyna Sadowska’s “Rhythm of Exotic Plants”

In 1965, Krystyna Sadowska sculpted an abstract bas-relief out of metal, entitled “Rhythm of Exotic Plants,” which was donated by Rio Algoma Ltd. to the Toronto Transit Commission.

Krystyna Sadowska was born in 1914 in Lublin, Poland. She graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 1937. She continued studying at the Central School of Arts and Crafts in London, the Academie de la Grande Chaumiere in Paris, and Holbourne School of Art. She specialized in sculpture, drawing, painting, ceramics and tapestry. Her works are displayed in museums, galleries and private collections in England, France, Brazil, Canada, USA and Poland.

Location: on the mezzanine of Finch Subway Station in Toronto