MAREK GAJEWSKI

 

Born in 1955 in city of Lodz.

Study done at the Department of Painting and Graphic Art

of the State Higher School of Fine Arts in Lodz.

Graduated with distinction in 1983.

He paints.

Also interested in Graphic Art and similar branch.

He writes. He is an author of many unique artist’s books.

He’s interests include photography, not only traditional one.  

Laureate of eleven competitions.

Since 1983 he has over 150 individual and group exhibitions in Poland,

Great Britain, Japan, Czech  Republic, Bulgaria, United States of America,

Sweden, Norway, Netherlands, France, Slovakia and Finland.



      AWARDS AND DISTINCTION

 

2011

-  Third place in First BIennale of art in Piotrków Trybunalski.

City center of art in Piotrków Trybunalski

 

2003

- Grand prix in 1st Polish painting contest

“Lodz – promise land – Four Culture Heritage”.

The management of Lodz district of Polish Artist Association. Lodz.

 

2001

-  3rd place in painting competition “Sacrum today”.

Gallery of modern art. Kielce.

 

2000

- Distinction in photography competition “Lodz – City without chassis”.

Organized by Museum of Lodz history. Lodz.

 

1997

- Distinction in 4th Polish illustration and artist’s books competition

“Modern art of artist’s books” Part of  book trade fairs in Warsaw.   

- Ministry of Culture and Art creative Scholarship. 

 

1996

- Participation in final of Polish painting competition

“Polish impression” Miyauchi’s Polish foundation. Japan.

 

1991

- Voivode city of Lodz Award in 12th Open polish print competition. Lodz.

 

1988

- Distinction in 2nd Polish painting competition in Leon Wyczulkowski

prize for cycle of paintings. Modern art saloon. Bydgoszcz.

- Award and distinction of Culture and Art Department

in Poznan in 15th Jan Spychalski’s Polish painting competition. Poznan.

 

1987

- Honour distinction in 6th Jozef Gielnisk’s Polish print competition.

Jelenia gora.

- Galleries of Contemporary Art award in Painting competition

“Lodz – Portrait of city” for painting “Widok z okna”. Modern art saloon. Lodz.

- City of Lodz President creative Scholarship.  

 

1985

- 1st prize on 3rd Creative artist instructor review.

Home of film and paintings gallery. Lodz.

- Ministry of Culture and Art creative Scholarship.  

 


 

 

      PAINTING, GRAPHIC ART, UNIQUE ARTIST’S BOOKS IN:

 

National Museum and National Library in Warsaw

Museum of caricature in Warsaw

National Library in Warsaw

Ossolinskich Library in Polish Academy of Sciences in Wroclaw

Library in University in Wroclaw

Slaska Library in Katowice

St. Staszica Main Library in Szczecin

Jagiellonska Library in Cracow

Library in Higher School of Pedagogy in Zielona gora

Adam Mickiewicz Library in University in Poznan

Library in University in Lodz

Pilsudski City Library in Lodz

Museum of Art in Chorzow

Museum of Artist books in Mexico City

City of Art gallery in Lodz and Piotrkow Trybunalski

And in private collections in Poland and abroad, including Vienna,

Paris, Brno and couple of German and USA cities.