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video
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PERFORMANCE
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performance
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2013
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133X122cm
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73x92cm
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własna, akryl na płótnie
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2013
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2013
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mix media, acrylic on canvas
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2011
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100x100cm
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photograph
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2012
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8,5x13cm
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photograph
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8,5x13cm
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140x140cm
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Izabela Chamczyk

Born 1980, in 2009 she graduated with distinction from the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław, she has also studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań supervised by Dominik Lejman. A painter - performance artist - rebel, she creates processual art. Working in many media she constantly redefines their boundaries; emotions are essential element of her idea of art.
Her art has a strong impact on the viewer, it is controversial and provokes discussions.
She is a finalist of some of the most prestigious competitions in Poland such as the 10th Geppert Competition in Wroclaw , 6th Treiennale of Young Artists in Orońsko or a Vordemberge – Gildewart competition in MOCAK. She was awarded scholarships of the Minister of Culture and National Heritage “ Young Poland “ and the magazine Artluk for Young Artist .
Her works are in the collection of Centre for Contemporary Art in Toruń, and many private collections in the country and abroad. She has had numerous solo exhibitions and participated in dozens of group shows. In 2013 she conducted a controversial project titled: 12 MONTHS WAR, in which the artist made 12 exhibitions in 12 different cities; more at: www.wojaizabelichamczyk.blogspot.com
Lives and works in Warsaw, Poland.

Individual works and exhibitions:

2013 TWELVE MONTH WAR
o DECEMBER 12. FIGHT FOR FREEDOM.
o NOVEMBER 11. FIGHT FOR INDEPENDENT. GM Arsenal, Poznan
o OCTOBER. 10. FIGHT WITH MATTER. ODA Gallery, Piotrków Trybunalski.
o SEPTEMBER. 9. FIGHT WITH CONSTRUCTION. CSW Torun.
o AUGUST. 8. FIGHT WITH BAD THOUGHTS. GSW Opole.
o JULY. secret 7. FIGHT FOR RIGHT PLACE AND TIME. ms1 gallery, Lodz.
o JUNE. rebel 6. FIGHT FOR SPACE. BWA Gallery, Katowice.
o MAY. partisants 5. FIGHT FOR SURVIVAL. -1 Gallery, Warszawa
o APRIL. 4. FIGHT FOR SENSE. Galeria Sztuki Najnowszej, Gorzow Wielkopolski.
o MARCH. 3. FIGHT FOR MYSELF. Galeria Odra Zoo, Szczecin
o FEBRUARY. 2. FIGHT FOR TRUST. Galeria Szara Kamienica, Krakow.
o JANUARY. 1. FIGHT FOR INFINITE POSSIBILITY OF CONFUSION. Galeria Arttrakt, Wroclaw.

2012
o STATES OF MATTER, paintings, video. Entropia Gallery, Wroclaw.
o SECRET, performance Acive Space GSN, Gallery of Modern Art Gorzow Wielkopolski . o screening of the film under the title ‘SENSE’, Entropia Gallery, Wroclaw.

2011
o INFINITY performance in project City, no-city, BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra
o TOUCH, sound paintings and performance, Strefa A Gallery, Kraków
o TO FACE ME IN TEH BLUE, paitings performance, Entropia Gallery, Wroclaw. o ‘Feel safety’ erformance, Szyperska Gallery, Poznan.

2010
o “love me!” paiting exhibition with action “ART ATAK” Arttrakt Galley Wroclaw.
o “It was call yet: paiting exhibition”, BWA Gallery, Zielona Gora.
o “A stranger” performance on Polsh - german literary weekend in Edyta Stein house in Wroclaw. o “Call it as you want. I always wanted to do this” performance, Entropia Gallery, Wroclaw.
o “Surface of painting in the time” Agora Culture Center, Wroclaw.

2009
o A diploma show entitled “To Paint”, taking place simultaneously on the area in Wrocław, a performance

including multimedia projections on the subject of painting process.
o Participation in an “Alternative Studio” programme of Polish cultural TV channel, action entitled

“Drafted image”.

2008
o “Experience”, painting and video, Galeria Nowa, Poznan.
o “Domestication”, action – installation, prof. D. Lejman’s workshop, Poznan. o “Useless art” action, Wrocław www.zbednasztuka.prv.pl

2007
o “Anti-exhibition of painting”, BWA Studio Gallery, Wroclaw.
o “Tango”, performance, Post Office, Wroclaw.
o “Who looks at my painting”, KONT Gallery, Lublin.
o “Outside”, multimedia projection in the windows of Fine Arts Academy building, Wroclaw. o “Net”, performance – installation, a part of a “Cultural Garden” festival, Sosnowiec.

2006
o “I’m still dreaming”, video and painting exhibition, Skalna Gallery, Strzelin o “I smoke as I don’t understand“, action in a pubs in Wroclaw.
o “...TO PAINT...” performance in Sputnik Gallery, Wroclaw.

Group shows:

2012
o participation in AKCJOMAT - performing event in Raczej Gallery , Poznan.
o 2th meetings of independent art (Reserve Arts) in Lanckorona.
o INTERAKCJE festival - I did a performance lasting three days - ‘FASCINATION’, Piotrkow Trybunalski. o “7 Gestures painting” performance along with Agata Bielska - ‘NO-POWER’, Entropia Gallery, Wroclaw. o 100% side specific exhibition in experimental architectural object in Leszczyne - performance ‘THERE’ o OMG - photo performance “NOTHING HAPPENS” Galeria Miejska, Wroclaw.

2011
o Exhibition from Geppert competition, ‘DON’T TOUCH’, painting - performance,

BWA Gallery, Wroclaw.
o ‘Small hand wash’ Strefa A Gallery, Krakow.
o ‘HASIOR - reincarnations’, the initiative Prospect Crew - Prospect Grup and Strefa A Gallery, Zakopane. o ‘Scammers on vacation’ after workshop exhibition Arttrakt Gallery, Wroclaw.
o ‘ 300 0000’ Art New Media Gallery, Warszawa.
o Triennal of young artists in Oronsko. ‘All we have this’ performance.
o Exhibition of young artists Foundation Award Vordemberge - Gildewart in MOCAK, Krakow.
o ‘I’ silence in your secrets’ on “BEYOND THE LIMINAL EXPERIENCE” exhibition,

[Valut] Gallery, Prato, Italy.

2010
o “UP SIDE DOWN INSIDE OUT”, Rechtsanwaltskanzlei Streifler & Kollegen in Berlin. o festival “Underwater Wrocław”, interacive installation.
o “Line Y”, Exhibition of young artists in Appendix2 Gallery, Warszawa.
o “PECULIAR STORIES”, BWA Gallery, Lublin, Installation in process.
o “Anarchy in a cosmos”, U Gallery, Wrocław, ephemeral installation “bathroom”.

2009
o “The National Young Painting Review PROMOTIONS 2009”, BWA Galley Legnica
o The share of post – competition exhibition VIII edition of the “Self – Portrait” in Stalowa Wola o The share of post – competition exhibition contest 8 Fri “Artistic journey Hestia”.
o “Art after hours” CSW Laznia, Gdansk “Connections” video installation on rose petals.
o “Enter/Escape.How painting shapes new spaces?”, Exhibiton as a part of “Inspirations”

festival in Szczecin. Processual painting ’SURFACE’ with participation of public.

2008
o “Art after hours”, viedo & nstallation action, Young Artists Promotion Gallery Rondo, Lodz. o III International Videoart & Experimental Film Festival, Rybnik.

2007
o “Will she survive...?” video-installation, Festival of Art in Extreme Conditions SURVIVAL 5, Wroclaw. o “Dialogue of cultures” award in the category of painting and participated in the exhibition of entries to

Academy of Fine Arts auditorium.

2006
o “Mandala” performance, Festival of Art in Extreme Conditions SURVIVAL 4, located in the area of

Wrocław main railway station.
o “Polish – Polish Phrasebook”, BCK Gallery Brzeg Opolski.
o “Just enough” installation, group exhibition> FROM TO , Lboratory Hospitable E. Geppert

Wroclaw.

2005
o “Think Animal”, exhibiton organized by an Art&Ecology Association Basta,Wroclaw.
o “500% of the art”, Gallery Place for the Arts, Wrocław
o “Suspension”, installation, Festival of Art in Extreme Conditions SURVIVAL 3, Wroclaw.

Competitions:

2013
o Honorary degrees at the festival IN OUT at CSW Laznia in Gdańsk, for the film from the

action ART ATAK.

2012
o The firs prize in the “VII Walbrzyski Review Unconventional Films” “Polish Absurdities’ o Prize in the films competition “Ogien w Głowie” in Lodz.

2011
o nomination and in an exhibition contest 10 Geppert in Wroclaw.
o nomination and in an exhibition contest 6 Triennale Mlodych in Oronsko.
o nomination and in an exhibition contest Fundation Vordemberge - Gildewart, MOCAK, Krakow.

2010
o scholarship The Ministry of Culture and National Heritage in Poland, “YOUNG POLISH ARTISTS” o nomination to the Gazeta Wyborcza prize - ‘WARTO’

2009

o Distinction and order for the best thesis in the direction of painting, Fine Arts in Wroclaw.
o scholarship for young artist from art magazine “Artluk”.
o Paintings entitled “Self – portrait from a commercial or autodestruction” qualified into finals of

“Artistic Travel of Hestia” 8th edition contest. Participation in contest exhibition

2008
o Contest organized by “Wywrota” art site: Award of distinction in Other Media category, processual

painting “Self – portrait mold, salt”.

2007
o “Dialog with culture” contest – award of distinction in Painting category, participation in contest

exhibiton, Fine Arts Academy, Wroclaw.
o Award of distinction in a competiton for an International Offensiva 2008 Festival poster – participation

in contest exhibition, Warszawa Cinema, Wroclaw.

 

ARTTRAKT GALLERY

ARTTRAKT Gallery is located at the intersection of Ofiar Oświęcimskich Street and Solny Square in Wrocław, in a part of a Renaissance tenement house reconstructed after the II World War. It used to belong to a Wrocław patrician, Heinrich von Rybish, n.b. an art collector. After the War, the flat on the first floor of the building was a home of Eugeniusz Geppert – an artist, painter, founder and the first Rector of the State Higher School of Visual Arts (PWSSP); he lived and worked there together with his wife, Hanna Krzetucka – a painter and initiator of Eugeniusz Geppert Competition.

 

 

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