About

                                                                                                                                              

 

 

 

 

 

Born 

1956 – Warsaw, Poland

 

Education

Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, 1977-1982.

Diploma at Prof. Maciej Urbaniec – Poster design, Prof. Teresa Pągowska – Painting.

University of Warsaw, Social sciences, 1975-1977.

 

Recent activities

2022 – Artist-in-residency, “Silence Awareness Existence” program, Arteles Creative Center, Haukijärvi, Finland.

2021 – Merit Award, Hiii Illustration 2020 International Competition, Nanjing, China.

 

 Solo exhibitions

2017 – Carl and Gerhart Hauptmann House, Szklarska Poręba, Poland.

2013 – Schody Gallery, Warsaw, Poland.

2013 – Natural Museum, Jelenia Góra, Poland.

2011 – Jacob Böhme House, Zgorzelec, Poland.

2009 – Studio Plastyczne Ścieżka, Warsaw, Poland.

2007 – BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra, Poland.

2001 – Stadtbibliothek Kreutzberg / Bona Peiser Bibliothek, Berlin, Germany.

2000 – MOK Gallery – The Cultural Centre, Milanówek, Poland.

1997 – The Museum Burg Posterstein, Posterstein, Germany.

1996 – The Museum in Szklarska Poręba, Szklarska Poręba, Poland.

1995 – Abakus Gallery, Warsaw, Poland.

1995 – Stadtbibliothek Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany.

1991 – Künstlerbanhof Ebernburg, Bad Münster-Ebernburg, Germany.

1990 – Młodych Gallery, Warsaw, Poland.

1988 – Pokaz Gallery, Warsaw, Poland.

1986 – Na Brechta Gallery, Warsaw, Poland.

 

 Selected group exhibitions

2017 – “Now is here”, BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra, Poland.

2013 – “Kunst und Filmbiennale”, Worpswede, Germany.

2017 – “The Peace Project” – traveling exhibition, Culver City, Santa Ana, Santa Barbara, New York City, USA.

2012 – “Records of space. Signs of the times”, Gallery BWA, Jelenia Góra, Poland.

2012 – “The Peace Project” – traveling exhibition, Dallas, Chelsea, Culver City, Santa Ana, Malibu, Oakland, USA.

2011 – “Furament. Water in de Kunst”, Tervuren, Belgium.

2000, 2001 – “Around the Great Mountain”, Jelenia Góra, Zabrze, Herrnhut, Vrchlabi, Poland/Czech Republic.

2000, 1999 – “Contemporary Polish Book Art” edition VI, DAP Gallery, Warsaw, Berlin, Wałbrzych, Lipsk, Poland/Germany.

1999 – “Aqua Fons Vitae”, BWA Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland.

1999 – “Magnificent Landscape. The Artists and the Artistic Colonies in the Giant Mountains in the XX century”, Jelenia Góra, Wrocław, Berlin, Ratingen-Hösel, Görlitz, Poland/Germany.

1998 – “Contemporary Polish Book Art ” edition V, Warsaw, Groningen, Cracow, Poland/Netherlands.

1997 – “Contemporary Polish Book Art”, edition IV, Warsaw, Prague, Bratislava, Stara Zagora, Sofia, Poland/Czech Republic/Bulgaria.

1996, 1997 – “Picture ’96”, The Miyauchi Faundation, Warsaw, Tokyo, Poland/Japan.

1996 – “Contemporary Polish Book Art”, edition III, Warsaw, Cracow, Düsseldorf, Leipzig, Poland/Germany.

1995 – “From the Evening Castle”, BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra, Poland.

1990 – “Space of Art III”, BWA Gallery, Łódź, Poland.

1988 – “Arsenal 88 – Young Polish Art Exhibition”, Warsaw, Poland.

1985 – “Metaphoric Stream in the Contemporary Painting”, BWA Gallery, Koszalin, Poland

 

Selected publications

“Góra analogii. Krzysztof Figielski Grafiki”, Radar Magazine. October 2010 [online]: http://www.e-radar.pl/pl,media,4.html.

Piekarska Małgorzata Karolina: “Czerń kontra biel. Wystawa rysunku i grafiki Krzysztofa Figielskiego”, Wyspa – literary quarterly. Volume 3, 2009. Pages 102-103, 43 drawings in the volume.

Waniek Henryk: “Sąsiad sąsiadowi”, Sycyna. August 4, 1996. Page 3.

In andere Umgebung “ein freies Auge”, Algemeine Zeitung. October 30, 1991. Page 11.