Full name: Helena Teodora Bukowska-Szlekys
Born: March 2, 1899 in St. Petersburg, St. Petersburg, Russia
Died: May 2, 1954 in Warsaw, Mazowieckie, Poland
Sport: Art Competitions
Olgierd Szlekys, the husband of Helena Bukowska, was an interior designer, decorator, painter, and caricaturist. Helena studied graphics and painting at Vilnius, and later at Warsaw interior design and mural painting. She also worked on weaving techniques and was considered one of the pioneers of the industrial production of carpets with distinctive patterns.
|1948 Summer||49||London||Art Competitions||Mixed Sculpturing, Statues||Poland||POL||AC|
|1948 Summer||49||London||Art Competitions||Poland||Final Standings||AC||The Athlete (Woven Tapestry)|