Timeline

1976
Born in Gdansk, Poland
1995
Academy of Fine Arts, Gdansk, Poland, MFA
1996
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, BFA
Lives and works in Warsaw, Poland

Exhibitions

2012
Mother 200, Simon Lee Gallery, London, UK (solo)
2012
Dla Was – For You, Muzeum Sztuki w Todzi, Lodz, Poland
2011
Ostalgia, New Museum, New York
2011
Cafe Bar, The Gallery of 20th century Polish Art, Krakau, Poland (solo)
2011
Quodlibet III – Alphabets and Instruments, Galerie Buchholz, Berlin, Germany
2011
The Power of Fantasy, Bozar, Centre for Fine Arts, Bussels, Belgium
2011
Bellevue: Contemporary Painting from the Collection, Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2011
Brudna Woda, Pamstwowa Galeria Sztuki, Sopot, Poland
2011
Indian Summer 2011, Artist Lecture, De Ateliers, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
2011
Jerzy Kolecki / Plakaty Z Theatru Lalek W Rabce, (exhibition presented by Galeria ZPAF and Paulina Olowska), Galeria ZPAF, Krakow, Poland
2010
Utopie und Monument II, Steirischer Herbst, Graz, Austria
2010
Disclosure, Temporary Gallery Cologne, Cologne, Germany
2010
While Bodies Get Mirrored: An Exhibition About Movement, Formalism and Space, Migros Museum für Gegenwartskunst, Zurich, Switzerland
2010
Applied Fantastic, Metro Pictures, New York (solo)
2010
Accidental Collages, Tramway, Glasgow, UK (solo)
2010
Magnificent Seven, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco (solo)
2010
Early Years, Kunst-Werke Berlin - KW Institute for Contemporary Art, Berlin, Germany
2010
Modernologies - Contemporary Artists Researching Modernity and Modernism, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland
2010
Neugierig? Kunst des 21, Jahrhunderts aus privaten Sammlungen - Kunst- und Ausstellungshalle der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, Bonn, Germany
2009
Head-Wig, Camden Arts Centre, London, UK
2009
Modernologies, Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona - MACBA, Barcelona, Spain
2009
Moby Dick, CCA Wattis Institute for Contemporary Arts, San Francisco, US
2009
Paulina Olowska, Stephen G. Rhodes and Catherine Sullivan, Metro Pictures Gallery, New York, US
2009
QuodlibetII, Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Köln, Germany
2009
Awkward Objects, Museum of Modern Art, Warsaw, Poland
2009
modern modern, CAM, Chelsea Art Museum, New York
2009
Shadow with a Sneak, Piakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany (solo)
2009
Printed Matter, Fotomuseum Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
2008
Noël sur le balcon/ Hold the Color, Sammlung Goetz, Munich, Germany
2008
Ceramics and other things, Daad Galerie, Berlin, Germany
2008
T2 Torino Triennale, Turin, Italy
2008
Dark Continents, Museum of Contemporary Art - North Miami (MOCA), Miami, US
2008
Faces and Figures (Revisited), Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, US
2008
U-TURN Quadrennial for Contemporary Art, Copenhagen, Denmark
2008
Points of Reference, The National Museum in Warsaw - The Gallery of 20th-century Polish Art, Warsaw, Poland
2008
...In The Cherished Company of Others...(1648-2036), De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands
2008
Daad Galerie, Berlin, Germany (solo)
2008
Galerie Daniel Bucholz, Köln, Germany (solo)
2007
“Salty Water,” Portikus, Frankfurt
2007
“Noël sur le balcon / Hold the Color,” Sammlung Goetz, Munich (cat.)
2007
“Nowa Scena,” Metro Pictures Gallery, New York
2007
“Conditions of Display,” The Moore Space, Miami
2007
“Expats/Clandestines,” Wiels Contemporary Arts Centre, Brussels
2007
“Le Nuage Magellan,” Centre Pompidou, Paris (cat.)
2006
The Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw
2006
"Subversive Charm of the Bourgeois," VanAbbe Museum, Eindhoven
2005
Museum Abteiberg, Mönchengladbach, Installation, Sammlung Provinzial Versicherung “Istanbul Biennale, 9,” curated by Charles Esche and Vasif Kortun, Various sites, Istanbul
2005
“Moscow Biennale,” curated by Joseph Backstein, Daniel Birnbaum, Lara Boubnova, Nicolaus Bourriaud, Rosa Martinez, Hans Ulbrich Obrist. State Historical Museum, Moscow
2004
“Suspicious?” billboard project, New Context Gallery, Chicago
2004
“Asymmetric Display”, solo presentation for Galerie Daniel Buchholz, Art Cologne “Sie musste die Idee eines Hauses als Metapher verwerfen,” Kunstverein Braunschweig, Brunswick “Arriviste,” Galerie Akinci, Amsterdam
2003
“Nova Popularna” (with Lucy McKenzie), curated by Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw, Poland
2002
“Romancing with Avant-garde,” National Gallery, Sopot, Poland (catalogue)
2002
“Cu Vi Parolas Esperanton?” Centre of Contemporary Art in Warsaw & 400 locations in public spaces “Married by Powers” (collaboration with Jill Magid), curatorial Project with FRAC-Nord, Centre for Contemporary Art, TENT, Rotterdam, Holland
2002
“The Best Book About Pessimism I Ever Read,” curated by Lucy McKenzie, Kunstverein Braunschweig, Brunswick, Germany (cat.)
2001
“Plastyczna Integracja” (with Lucy McKenzie), Festiwal Malarstwa, Sciennego, Kliniczna, Gdansk Poland
2001
“Heavy Duty” (with Lucy McKenzie), Inverleith House, Edinburgh, Scotland
2000
“Abstraktsioon töötluses,” Sebra Galeriis, Gdansk, Poland “Summer Discount,” Bagette Gallery, Gdansk, Poland “For Spring...,” Entropia Gallery, Poland