Jan Dziaczkowski

 

Painter, photographer, illustrator and collagist.

Jan Dziaczkowski was born in 1983 in Warsaw. In 2007 he graduated from the Department of Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. He graduated from the workshop of Krzysztof Wachowiak. Between 2004-2007 he co-founded an informal group called Nuku Workshop. In 2007 his debut album Collages was released by the Ha!art Corporation. His illustrations have been featured in the popular Polish press.

Jan Dziaczkowski died in September 2011, while hiking in the Tatra Mountains.

 

Selected solo exhibitions:

2015
Jan Dziaczkowski. True and untrue stories, Zachęta – National Gallery of Art, Warsaw

2010
– Keine Grenze, Laurence Miller Gallery, New York
– True and Untrue American Stories, Atak Gallery, Warsaw
– Japanese Monster Movies, ZPAF Gallery, Cracow

2008
– Keine Grenze, ZPAF Gallery, Cracow

2007
– New Collages, Piotr Nowicki Gallery, Warsaw

2005
– Greetings from Holiday, TR, Warsaw

 

Selected group exhibitions:

 

2017
Connection Warsaw – Zakopane, National Museum, Królikarnia, Warsaw

2011
– Polish Contemporary Illustration Exhibition, Pigasus Gallery, Berlin
– Award of the Vordemberge-Gildewart Foundation, Museum of Contemporary Art, Cracow

2010
– You Can’t Get There From Here, Camera Club Of New York, New York
– The Summer of Youth, Zachęta Gallery, Warsaw
– Modernisation, Photoespana, Aula Cultural Universidad Abierta, Cuenca

2009
– Bielska Jesień – Painting Biennale, BWA, Bielsko Biała
– Renoma/Reflections of Wroclaw, Arup Phase 2 Gallery, London
– Nieodkryte/Niewypowiedziane, Nowy Teatr, Warsaw
– Young?Young!, Angle Art Contemporain, Saint-Paul-Troix-Chateaux

2008
– Painting Attraction, Witryna, Warsaw
– Red Eyes Effect, Centre For Contemporary Art, Warsaw
– Fish Eye, Biennale of Contemporary Art, BWA, Ustka
– Concrete Legacy, Polish Institute, Rome
Polish Venus, Photomonth, Estery St 12, Cracow

2007
– Bielska Jesień – Painting Biennale, BWA, Bielsko Biała
– 8th edition of E. Geppert competition, BWA, Wrocław
– Young from Warsaw, Center for Art Propaganda, Łódź

2006
– Young European Creators, Montrouge, Paris

2005
– Las Lanzas, Fine Arts Academy, Warsaw
– We Will Make It Somehow, Piotr Nowicki Gallery, Warsaw
– 10/1, Faculty of Fine Arts, Cuenca

2004
– Merci pour les fruits, Kuluary Gallery, Warsaw
– Provence, Fabryka Trzciny Art Center, Warszawa