Camilla Panufnik

Lady Camilla Panufnik – English photographer, author of several books, including parental guides and photograph albums, wife of the deceased Andrzej Panufnik. She collaborated with many charitable organizations, and has for many years been engaged in the popularization of Polish music in the world.

Camilla Jessel was the daughter of the English Navy’s commander emeritus. In her youth, she lived with her father in India, travelled through Africa and the United States, and studied in Paris at the Sorbonne. On November 27, 1963, she married Andrzej Panufnik.

On February 8, 2014, at the Chain 11 festival in Warsaw, Lady Camilla Panufnik received the Year of Lutosławski Medal for her outstanding contribution to the dissemination of the composer’s heritage.