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fot. Marcin Łaszek

Born in 1977 in Krakow. Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow, Faculty of Painting in 2001. Studied at the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Paris in years 2000-2002. In 2007, she worked as a visiting lecturer at the University of the Arts, London College of Communication, London UK. In 2014 included in the publication “100 Painters of Tomorrow” by Kurt Beers, publisher Thames & Hudson. Since 2017 professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow. Since 2015 together with Michał Bratko she runs an art space Widna. Lives and works in Cracow. 

Selection of the group exhibitions:

2018

“Interactions”, Buda Royal Palace, Budapest, Hungary, curator Fruzsina Kigyos (with Honza Zamoyski, Milan Vagac, David Boehm & Jiri Franta, Paweł Błęcki), curator Fruzsina Kigyós
“Quite possible”, lokal_30 Gallery, Warsaw (with Anna Panek, Karol Komorowski), curator Agnieszka Rayzacher

2017

“Artists form Krakow: The Generation 1970-79”, MOCAK Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow, curators: Monika Kozioł, Delfina Jałowik

“Polish Forest”, Biała Gallery, Lublin (with Mateusz Szczypiński, Agata Bogacka, Wilhelm Sasnal, Malwina Niespodziewana, Krzysztof Maniak, Agnieszka Piksa, Maurycy Gomulicki), curator Magdalena Ujma

“Side Effects”, BWA Katowice (with Kornel Janczy, Bolesław Chromry), curator Zofia Małysa

2015 

“100 Painters of Tomorrow”, Beers Gallery, London 

2014 

“Four painters” (with Paweł Śliwiński, Łukasz Stokłosa, Jakub Julian Ziółkowski), Zderzak Gallery, Krakow
“Sztuka piękniejsza niż błoto” (with Michał Bratko, Marta Antoniak, Tomasz Baran, Mateusz Szczypiński, Łukasz Stokłosa, Darek Vasina, Bartosz Kokosiński, Luka Woźniczko), Browar Lubicz, Krakow
“Solar System” (with Cecylia Malik, Rafał Borcz, Kasia Skrobiszewska, Lena Muethe), Browar Lubicz,  Krakow
“Bare Walls are Beautifull”, (with a.o. Andrzej Bednarczyk, Zbigniew Sałaj, Michał Zawada, Michał Bratko), Browar Lubicz, Krakow

2012 

“Jealousy and Medicine”, with „Gili Gili” group, inter alia Łącznik Gallery, Kraków, Galerie Kunst2, Heidelberg, Ligatura Poznań, Rookie Festival, Galeria Arenał, Poznań, 2nd Alternative Press Festival, Londyn
“Jealousy and Medicine”, with „Gili Gili” group, Fanzin Festival Paris / France

2011

“Realism lost” (with Grzegorz Wnęk, Beata Bigaj, Rafał Pacześniak), Nautilus Gallery, Kraków
“Warsaw is a woman”, organised by ”Krytyka Polityczna”, Chłodna 25 Club, Warsaw

2010

“Photocopypainting”, BWA in Sanok, curator Sławomir Toman
“The student as a teacher” (A. Hofman, J. Waltoś, M. Sikorski), Łaźnia Gallery, Radom, curator S. Z. Kamieński
“Eastern Girls”, Meno Parkas Gallery, Kaunas, Lithuania, curator Krzysztof Stanisławski
“Painted in Cracow”, VNG Verbundnetz, Leipzig, Germany, curator Dorota Kapiesz

2009

“My Pneuma”, as a part of „Art fusion” organised by „Kultura liberalna”, „Nowy Wspaniały Świat”, Warsaw
“Survival_7 Young Art In Extreme Conditions“, Stairway and Energy (with Bogna Podbielska), Wrocław
“VII Art Triennale Sacrum Home – the way to existence”, MGS in Częstochowa
“Junge Malerei aus Polen”, Kommunale Galerie Berlin in cooperation with Time Gallery, Berlin
“Junge Kunst aus Polen”, Cracow House, Nuernmberg

2008 

“Young creation”, (D. Borowa, M. Szymankiewicz), Program Gallery and Starak Family Foundation, Warsaw
“Traces – the touch of time”, MGS Częstochowa, curator Barbara Major
XXII festival of Contemporary Painting, Pomorski Princes’ Castle in Szczecin
“Recognising beauty” – Art Palace, Kraków, curator Adam Brincken
“Survival_6 Young Art In Extreme Conditions”, installation “Mediterranean Sea” (with Bogna Podbielska), Wrocław
“Intimate sphere” MGS Częstochowa, curator Barbara Major

2007

“My Pneuma” –  Inter alia in “Zamek” Gallery in Poznan, „Artistic colony” in Gdańsk, Art Museum in Łódź

Selected solo exhibitions:

2018 

“Dramaturgy of Space” MODEM Centre for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary, curator Ábel Kónya

2016

“Forms of Imagination“, Widna Gallery, Krakow, curator Magdalena Ujma

2015

“Zenith“, MGS Częstochowa, curator Barbara Major

2011

“Celebrity“ Garbary 48 Gallery, Poznań

2010

“Zbieżanka“ Rybna Gallery, Zachęta Lubelska, curator Małgorzata Kitowska, Lublin

Selected awards and other achievements:

2011

Awarded by Grazella Foundation Grant

2008

Nominated for the Krystiana Robb-Narbutt Grant
Honorary mention in the “Turn on Feminism” competition (with Michał Bratko)

2007

1st Prize winner (with Bogna Podbielska) for video „Moja Pneuma”, Asia-Europe Mediations International Biennale, Poznań

2005

Granted the “Young Poland” Scholarship of the Minister of Culture
Finalist of the Bielsko Autumn 2005 competition, Bielsko-Biala

2004

Granted the Creative Scholarship of the City of Krakow

2002

Scholarship of the Government of France

Recent exhibitions

Interactions

06.-07.2018
Buda Castle Royal Palace, Budapest, Hungary

Dramaturgy of Space

02.-03.2018
MODEM Centre for Modern
and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary

Quite possible

12.2017-01.2018
lokal_30 Gallery, Warsaw

Artists form Krakow: The Generation 1970-79

10.2017-04.2018
MOCAK Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow

Polish forest

07.-08.2017
Biała Gallery, Lublin

Side effects

02.-03.2017
BWA Katowice, Poland

Forms of imagination

05.-06.2016
Widna Gallery, Krakow

News

Author of the poster of the 21st Ludwig van Beethoven Easter Festival, Warsaw 2019

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