Born April, 1992 in Krakow. Graduate (2016) of the Jan Matejko Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow; in the First Interdisciplinary Atelier of prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Bajek, Second Interdisciplinary Atelier of prof. Zbigniew Salaj and prof. Grzegorz Sztwiertnia, as well as First Atelier of Photography of prof. Agata Pankiewicz. From 2016 to 2017 a postgraduate student at the Faculty of Painting of the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków (under the supervision of prof. dr hab. Zbigniew Bajek).

Founder and chairman of the Interdisciplinary Artistic and Scientific Student Organisation (IKAN) at the Faculty of Painting of the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków. From 2013 to 2016 chairman of Faculty Student Council at the Faculty of Painting. From 2016 to 2017 chairman of the Postgraduate Student Council at the Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków. From 2016 editor-in-chief of the MULTImedia quarterly. (www.grupamultimedia.pl) From March 2018 curator of Gallery New Era Art in Krakow. From April 2018 Exhibition and Project Co-ordinator in MOCAK Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow.

In the academic year 2015/2016, he was awarded a grant from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage for outstanding artistic achievements and from the Marshal of Lesser Poland Voivoidship (Sapere Auso). He received a scholarship for the best students from the Chancellor of Academy of Fine Arts in Kraków in academic years 2013/2014, 2014/2015, 2015/2016.

He practices painting, drawing, photography, filmmaking, as well as organising and curating exhibitions, creates artistic objects and installations. He arranged 3 individual exhibitions, 50 collective ones and participated in 65 collective shows and exhibitions.

 

Contact:

mateuszgrymek@op.pl

 Mateusz Grymek, fot. Izabela Lizewska

Mateusz Grymek, fot. Izabela Lizewska

by Samuel Mynarski