Zofia Rydet – individual and collective exhibitions (selection), prepared by Zofia Augustynska-Martyniak

2014 Exhibition Popes, MOCAK, Curator: Katarzyna Wincienciak
2014 Exhibition Photo-Object, Galeria BWA in Kielce, Curators: Jagna Olejnikowska, Leszek Golec
2014 Exhibition FOTO-OBIEKT, MCSW Elektrownia in Radom, VII Art Festival of Jerzy Busza „RANDOM IN RADOM”, Curators: Jagna Olejnikowska, Leszek Golec
2013 Zofia Rydet – Sociological Record, Gallery Ratusz in Zamość, organized by Association of Photographers from Zamość
2013 Photoobject – exhibition in terms of Warsaw Photo Days, organized by Association of Polish Artists Photographers (Warsaw) in cooperation with Center of Polish Sculpture in Orońsko
2013 Zofia Rydet. Sociological Record – exhibition in Ethnographic Museum in Ochla
2012 Necessary complement, Silesian Museum, cooperation with Foundation’s partner – Silesian Museum
2012 Sociological Record, in “Czytelnia Sztuki” in Gliwice, organized by Zofia Rydet Foundation, “Czytelnia Sztuki” and Foundation “Fundacja Sztuk Wizualnych”
2012 Zofia Rydet, within Photomonth in Sofia, Bulgaria, in cooperation with Polish Institute and Academy of Photography
2012 Autographs, in terms of 9th Museums at Night in Warsaw, cooperation with Archives of the Polish Academy of Sciences and Steel Forest Gallery
2012 Zofia Rydet, Municipal Culture Centre of Rabka, cooperation with Association “Kulturowy Gościniec”, Photographic Society of Rabka and Municipal Culture Centre of Rabka
2011 Zofia Rydet. The Arc of Realism, within Photoireland Festival, Centre for Creative Practices, Dublin, Ireland
2011 Zofia Rydet, Threat, collective exhibition, Broadway 1602, New York, U.S.A.
2011 The arc of realism. Zofia Rydet 1911-1997 – at her 100. birthday anniversary, within the Photofestival in Lodz, The Film Museum, Łódź
2011 Zofia Rydet. The beginning, Art New Media Gallery, Warszawa
2011 Zofia Rydet/Julia Staniszewska – Little Man/Awaiting, Assymetry Gallery, Warszawa
2010 Fotoanrzejozofia, Andrzej Rozycki’s dialogue with the works of Zofia Rydet, Gallery 87, Łódź
2010 Scissors and Zofia Rydet, Gallery 87, Łódź
2010 Endlessly distant roads. To save from oblivion, ASP Gallery, Warszawa
2010 Portraying the surreal – three generations of Polish photography, collective exhibition, WM Gallery, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2009/10 Home- path of existence, collective exhibition, VII Sacrum Art Triennale, The City Art Gallery in Częstochowa
2008 Female documentary makers – Polish female photographers of the 20th century. collective exhibition, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warszawa
2008 Zofia Rydet. Sentimental photomontage, Assymetry Gallery, Warszawa
2008 Zofia Rydet. Sociological record. 1978-1990, Artists’ Retreat in Wigry
2008 Sociological record 1978-1990, Cracow’s Photography Month, Starmach Gallery, Kraków
2008 Zofia Rydet, Polish Embassy in Hague, Netherlands
2007 Residents of Tarnowskie Góry filmed by Zofia Rydet, Museum in Tarnowskie Góry
2007 Zofia Rydet: The first lady of Polish photography, Fotogallery Kistemaker, Oldenzaal, Netherlands
2007 Polnische Photographie, collective exhibition, Grosse Kunstausstellung NRW, Dusseldorf, Germany
2007 Polish photography in the 20th century. collective exhibition, within the Warsaw’s Photography Summer, Palace of Culture and Science, Warszawa
2006 Collective exhibition, organiser Museum of Arts in Lodz, Shoto Museum of Art w Tokyo, Niigata City Art Museum, Japan
2006 Prodigies and apparitions, Gliwice’s photographic community in the years 1951-2000, collective exhibition, under the patronage of the Association of Polish Artists Photographers, within the Gliwice?s Photography Month, Department of Museum in Gliwice- Caro Villa ,Gliwice
2003 Zofia Rydet, Anya Tish Gallery, Houston, Texas, U.S.A.
2001 Zofia Rydet. To stop the time, St. Fischer Museum in Bochnia
2001 Zofia Rydet. Photographs, Gaude Mater Culture Promotion Centre, Częstochowa
2000 Zofia Rydet. Photographs, National Museum in Wrocław
1999 Zofia Rydet. Photographs, Higher Silesian Culture Centre in Katowice
1999 Zofia Rydet, Passing time, FF Gallery in Łódz
1999 Zofia Rydet. Photographs, Museum of Arts in Lódz

Zofia Rydet – individual exhibitions (selection), prepared by Urszula Czartoryska

1997 Hommage and Zofia Rydet (post-mortem exhibition), Douchy les Mines, Centre Regional de la Photographie, France
1995/6 Photos of Passing World. Higher Silesia, Budapest, Polish Institute
1995 Zofia Rydet. Photographs. Silesian reminiscences. Gliwice, Museum in Gliwice under ARS CAMERALIS Festival
1993 Endlessly distant roads. Typical man – portrayals, Gliwice, Museum in Gliwice, City Council Gallery
1992 The World of Emotions and Imagination, Gliwice, PIK Gallery Zofia Rydet, Douchy les Mines, France
1991 The World of Emotions and Imagination, Rabka, “At the Angel” Gallery The World of Emotions and Imagination, Katowice, the Gallery of the Association of Polish Artists Photographers (ZPAF) Zofia Rydet, Katowice, BWA
1990 Zofia Rydet. Sociological Record 1978-1990, Łódź, Photography Forum Gallery Zofia Rydet. Sociological Record. Douchy-France 1988, Lódz, Lódz Photographic Community Gallery
1989 Zofja Rydet. Fotografijos paroda, Kowno, Fotografijos Galerijoje
1988 Sociological Record, Douchy les Mines, France
1987 Endlessly distant roads, Lądek Zdrój, Elementary Photography Gallery Open-air photos and show, Suwałki, Photography Gallery
1986 The World of Emotions and Imagination, Endlessly distant roads, Lublin, Home- Bureau of Artistic Exhibitions, Lodz, St.Christopher’s Nave Presence and record, Jubilee Exhibition, Katowice, the Gallery of the Association of Polish Artists Photographers (ZPAF) Time and picture of North-Eastern Poland, Gliwice
1985 The World of Emotions and Imagination, Świdnica, Photography Gallery
1984 Sociological Record Katowice, Gallery of the Graphic Department of the Academy of Art
1981 Endlessly distant roads, Poznań, Od Nowa Gallery
1980 Sociological Record under the exhibition: Quests 79, Bydgoszcz Endlessly distant roads, Gdańsk, Galeria GN
1968 Time of Passing, Toruń, Photography Gallery
1967 Mały człowiek, Bucharest
1964 Time of Passing, Warszawa, “Zacheta” Gallery
1962 Little Man, Bytom, District Museum
1961 Little Man, Gliwice, Gallery of the Gliwice Photographic Society