Agnieszka Dudek

Agnieszka Dudek

Agnieszka Dudek born 1988, graduated from art history at the Catholic University of Lublin and artistic education in the field of fine arts at the Faculty of Art of MCSU in Lublin, winner of the Rector’s Award for the best graduate of the MCSU’s Faculty of Arts in 2016. Author of individual exhibitions in Galeria more »

Artur Trojanowski

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Artur Trojanowski (PL) born 1968 in Łódź. Graduated from the Faculty of Visual Arts at the Strzemiński Academy of Art Łódź, diploma at the Department of Graphic Techniques under professor Tomasz Chojnacki in 1993 and diploma in painting under professor Jacek Bigoszewski. He deals with painting, film and installations. Since 2005 as Bob Dewolai he more »

Bart Wolniewicz

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Bart Wolniewicz graduated from Chełmoński Arts High School in Na łęczów and graphics at the Faculty of Fine Arts at the Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń. Studied at professor Sławomir Janiak’s poster studio. In his visuals he illuminates and uses various objects and textures. He cooperates with music and theatre festivals.

Donald Buglass (NZ)

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born 1962. Multi-disciplinary artist. Painting major at the National Art School of Australia 1991, he also studied Furniture Design at the University of Tasmania. His works are site specific, each time they are completed different in media and content. They are an answer to environment in which the artist lives, his observations and intuition. In more »

Dorota Proba

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Dorota Proba born in Montreal in 1989. Graduated from stage design at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. She made her first documentary forms in professor Grzegorz Kowalski’s studio. Her diploma was presented at the exhibition of best diplomas of the Academy of Fine Arts “Coming Out”. She also studied at the Painting Department more »

Grzegorz Borkowski

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Grzegorz Borkowski – art curator and critic born in Wrocław. Graduated from the University of Warsaw. Organizer of numerous contemporary art presentations. For many years (until the end of 2015) he run a magazine devoted to contemporary art, “Obieg”, published by Ujazdowski Castle Centre for Contemporary Art in Warsaw. He also creates works in the more »

Jan Sajdak

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JAN SAJDAK (PL), born 1987. He studied for three years at the Institute of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology at the University of Warsaw and at the Faculty of Sculpture of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. He defended the diploma entitled “shoal / hanging library” in 2016. He works in various materials, weaves installations more »

Janusz Bałdyga

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Janusz Bałdyga born 1954 – artist, performer, author of drawings, objects, installations, spatial projects and actions, born in Lublin. In 1979 obtained his degree at the Faculty of Painting of the  Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw under professor Stefan Gierowski and annex at professor Roman Owidzki workshop. Co-founder and member of the creative group more »

Jarosław Koziara

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JAROSŁAW KOZIARA (PL) – born in 1967 in Jędrzejów. He is a performer and visual artist from Lublin. Graduated from the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw – diploma in poster. His practise covers many areas of visual art. He created numerous theatre, outdoor and TV events’ stage designs. For several years cooperated with the more »

Lorenzo Palmeri (IT)

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Lorenzo Palmeri (IT) – architect, designer, musician. Areas of activity range from architecture, interior and product design, art direction. Architectural degree from Politecnico of Milan, during the same period he studied music. Was an Art Director of brands such as Milanosoundesign, DesignRe. As a lecturer he participated in conferences in Italy and abroad. He designed more »

Mariusz Tarkawian

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MARIUSZ TARKAWIAN (PL), born 1983 – drawing artist, born in Łuków, graduated from the MCSU Institute of Fine Arts, with the diploma in drawing under Associate Professor Jan Gryka at the Intermedia and Drawing Institute. He is a total observer of the art world, which he documents through redrawing and predicts taking the role of more »

Monika Proba

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Monika Proba born in Canada in 1987. Author of documentaries, reports, video installations and music videos. She studied culture at the University of Warsaw and the Sorbonne. After graduation she moved to Indonesia as a part of Darmasiswa scholarship. Together with her sister she made her first documentary film there, entitled “Dreams of Java”, concentrated more »

Paweł Chlebek

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Paweł Chlebek, born 1975. Graduate of Cracow’s Academy of Fine Arts, where he received his PhD in Fine Arts. He also studied at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerp. He used to work as a therapist in a mentally handicapped facility and was a gallery manager. Currently he works as a teacher of more »

Ralf Witthaus (DE)

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RALF WITTHAUS (DE), born 1973 – studied art, design and international art management in Hamburg,  Bielefeld, Enschede (the Netherlands), Berlin, Cologne and Düsseldorf. He is famous for unconventional large-scale pictures made with lawnmowers, including for instance “Bundesrasenschau” in Cologne – a seven kilometre drawing around the city. He participated in well over a hundred exhibitions more »

Ritual theatre Czeladonka

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Ritual theatre “Czeladonka” from the village of Lubenka has been active for 30 years now and during these years, it has seen almost 100 amateur actors in its crew. Currently, the theatre consists of thirty people. The Theatre’s director is Kazimiesz Kusznierow who has been the director of a house of culture in Lubenka since more »

Robert Kuśmirowski

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Robert Kuśmirowski (PL) born 1973 – artist, performer, author of installations, objects, photography, drawings, born in Łódź. Graduate with diploma in sculpture and employee of the Faculty of Arts of the Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin. He made his debut in the Biała Gallery in Lublin in 2002. His works are often an excellent example more »

Roman Krawczenko (UA)

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Roman Krawczenko (UA) born 1957 – photographer, historian, journalist from Ukraine. The artist recreated the method of the “wet collodion method” and creates photographs in the ambrotype technique (on glass). In recreating the 19th-centrury technique he is one of the few people in Poland to use this unique technology. Ambrotype is a technique so elite more »

Sergiy Radkkevich (UA)

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Sergiy Radkkevich (UA) born in 1987 in Lutsk, Ukraine. Graduated from Lviv National Academy of Arts, departament of monumental painting. His main interests are murals, street art, painting, drawing and installation. For more than 10 years has been engaged in street art. Winner of the Special Prize of the Pinchuk Art Centre in 2011. One more »

Siarhiej Leskiec (BL)

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Siarhiej Leskiec (BL) born 1984 – ethnographer, freelance photographer, freelancer, traveller, born in Molotzev (Belarus). He works in documentary photography, photojournalism. In 2009 he graduated from Department of History at the Maxim Tank Belarusian State Pedagogical University and Department of Contemporary History at the Belarusian Collegium. His photography focusses on everyday life, folk traditions and more »

Tatiana Talipowa

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TATIANA TALIPOVA (UA/PL) born in 1992 in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. In 2016 she made her diploma in painting at the Intermedia and Drawing Institute, under the supervision of Assistant Professor Jan Gryka at the Faculty of Arts of the MCSU in Lublin. Individual exhibitions: Galeria Kont “50 faces of Tatiana”, 2015; “Tatiana’s archive” Galeria Kont more »

Tomasz Sikora

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Tomasz Sikora (PL) born 1948. In his twenties he travelled to Paris where he took seriously to photography. After coming back to Poland, between 1972- 82 he worked as a photojournalist for Warsaw’s illustrated weekly “Perspektywy”. He also cooperated with major Polish graphic designers in creating film and theatre posters. Between 1978-79 Sikora realized together more »

Vlodko Kaufm­an (UA)

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Vlodko Kaufm­an (UA) born 1957 – graphic artist born in Karaganda (Kazakhstan), currently lives and works in Lviv (Ukraine). He studied at the Ivan Trush Lviv College of Decorative and Applied Arts and architecture department of the Lviv Polytechnic Institute. Member of the Artistic Association “Szlach” (1989-1993),  co-founder of the Dzyga Art Association and the more »

Waldemar Rudyk

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born 1960. Graduated from the Institute of Art in Cieszyn, the affiliate of the University of Silesia. Diploma in painting in 1985. His main fields of activities are drawing, painting, objects, installations, he also runs artistic workshops for young people. Honourable mentions: 14th National Exhibition of Teachers of Art, Rzeszów 1998; 3rd International Biennial of more »

Wolodymyr Topij (UA)

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Wolodymyr Topij (UA) born 1979, studied at the Faculty of Interior Design of the Lviv National Academy of Arts. In his works he explores themes of the metaphysical structures of life, “kaleidoscope” of human consciousness and the existence of man in the contemporary mass culture. He creates icons and performance arts, religious and ideological painting. more »

Workshops – Agnieszka Chwiałkowska

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Agnieszka Chwiałkowska – art historian, visual artist, graduated from Pedagogical Qualification Studies. Ph. D. student in art history at the Catholic University of Lublin. Authour of texts, reviews and interviews in the field of contemporary art and texts on the sculpture of the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Organizer of artistic events, curator more »

Workshops – Marta Ryczkowska

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Marta Ryczkowska – art critic, graduated from graphics at the MCSU and art history at the Catholic University of Lublin, Ph. D. student in contemporary art history at the Catholic University of Lublin. Curator of exhibitions “Beneath the superficies” (Galeria Tabačka, Košice/Slovakia, 2016), “Conscious dream” (the Biała Gallery, Lublin 2016), “Cold look” (Salon Akademii Gallery, more »

Eschatofonia

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Michaił Balog and Early Music Choir (UA) Byzantine church music in a jazz arrangement accompanied by a Gregorian choir. The ensemble of singers consists of conductors, soloists and managers of different vocal formations. The musicians perform Gregorian chorales and Byzantine orthodox  songs accompanied by a saxophone. The artists combine the sung prayer with the sounds of more »

Kapela Drewutnia

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Kapela Drewutnia has been playing and promoting music from the south-eastern borderland of Poland for over 18 years, performing on many stages in Poland and abroad. It’s one of the best folk bands, existing continuously since 1998. It combines the sound of traditional instruments and polyphonic singing with original, catchy arrangements. Its purpose is to more »