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BIO

Patrycja Pi Pa Piwosz is currently preparing a doctorate at the University of Arts in Poznań (Poland). Received a master’s degree in 2008 at the Faculty of Sculpture.
She deals with sculpture, installation, performance art, costume, and scenography. Creates performative installations of people – sculptures, haptic objects. The main issue of her search is to define sculpture in light of the active presence of a human. Patrycja is the co-author of numerous international projects bordering visual arts, theatre, and new dance. Selected solo exhibitions and projects include: „Handmade changing room”, Modern Art Research Institute of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Kyiv, the performative exhibition „One organism” BWA Art Gallery Olsztyn PL (2019), nano-drama „An alive room” (idea, direction, stage installation, costumes) Republika Sztuki Tłusta Langusta Poznań, „Unlike” Art Exhibition Bureau, Kielce, PL (2018), „Imaginary beings” Contemporary Art Gallery ms44 Świnoujscie, „BESTIAry” Galeria Wspólna Bydgoszcz, Nowa Gazownia Poznań PL (2016).
Interdisciplinary projects, festivals, and group exhibitions: Contemporary performative mono-opera „Entropia” (costumes) Castle Culture Centre Poznań, Biennial of Textile Art, the National Museum in Poznań (2019), „Jeder Organismus”, Alte Feuerwache Loschwitz, Dresden DE (2017), Gogolfest, Kyiv UA „The Apocalypse” Enschede, NL, Galeria Biala Lublin PL, nano-drama: a small theatrical form „Emily” (E. Kaczmarek / PiPa Piwosz / M. Barwik) Poznań (2017) „Metamorphosis” performance in collaboration with Ukrainian and Dutch artists, NL, UA, PL (2016), „Hers” ( Nowicka / Piwosz / Sijakovic) dance installation, Ballhaus Ost. Berlin, DE (2015). International Sculpture Triennial Poznań PL (2009). Her works are in the collection of the National Museum in Poznan. Awards and grants received: The City of Poznań Award: Poznań Wspiera, Kultura Dystansu (2020) „Polish Culture in the World” program of the Adam Mickiewicz Institute, Rector’s Scholarship (2019), Nano-drama 2018, Nano-drama 2017, Czapski Art Foundation Award (2016, 2015).

EDUCATION

2017 Doctoral studies at the University of the Arts Poznan under the supervision of prof. Janusz Bałdyga, Poland

2008 Diploma at the Faculty of Sculpture of the Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań, Poland

2007  Univercidad de Castilla la Mancha, Facultad de Bellas Artes de Cuenca, Spain

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020 Artificial Nature, an internet project as part of the Kultura Dystansu competition, awarded in the Poznań Wspiera competition

Artificial Nature, exhibition, Inkubator Kultury Pireus, Poznań

2019 Handmade changing room, Modern Art Research Institute of the National Academy of Arts of Ukraine, Kyiv, Ukraine

One organism, an interactive exhibition, curator Joanna Tekla Woźniak, BWA Art Gallery in Olsztyn

2018 An alive room, nano-drama, (idea, direction, stage installation, costumes), Republika Sztuki Tłusta Langusta, Poznań

Wild Wood (exhibition combined with the concert) Kołorking Muzyczny, Poznań

2017   Unlike, Art Exhibition Bureau in Kielce

2016   Imaginary beings, Contemporary Art Gallery, ms44, Świnoujście

BESTIAry, Galeria Wspólna, MCK Bydgoszcz

BESTIAry, Nowa Gazownia, Poznań

2015   The Tailor-Made Art, Night of Museums, Nowa Gazownia, Poznań

Cocoonuflage, Nowa Gazownia, Poznań

Brain Plushashes, AK 30, Poznań

2009  Four Deadly Sins, Juliana Outdoor Gallery Zasutowo

2008 Four Deadly Sins, Aula Gallery, Poznań

2007 Evento Cultural Importante, Univercidad de Castilla la Mancha, Cuenca, Spain

2006 London- Orońsko, Aula Gallery, ASP Poznań

2002 Sculpture and painting, ŚOK Świdwin

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, FESTIVALS

2020 Naturalnie dzięki, outdoor installation, Poznań

2020 I *** nie wyszło, Galeria Scena Otwarta, Poznań

2019 Opera: Entropia, MOJA Muzyka #77 (costumes), „Zamek” (Castle) Culture Centre, Poznań

Zwierzę, Galeria Fotografii i Rzeźby, Poznań

Performance art: The shape of our bodies, Kyiv Music Fest, Toronto business center, Kyiv, Ukraine

II Biennial of Textile, Przekroje / Wątki / Raporty, Art, Museum of Applied Arts, branch of the National Museum in Poznań

Bryła III, rozRUCH Gallery, Poznań

Park Sztuki (outdoor installation) Galeria Podlaska, Biała Podlaska

Metamorphosis, International Festival of Physical Theatre, Kyiv, Ukraine

Korelacje , Stara Rzeźnia, Poznań

2018  Video News, Galeria Labirynt, Lublin

Park Sztuki (outdoor installation) Galeria Podlaska, Biała Podlaska

Bryła II, rozRUCH Gallery, Poznań

Pół żartem, pół serio, Atrium, UAP Poznań

Emily (Ewa Kaczmarek / Patrycja PiPa Piwosz / Malina Barwik), (stage installation, costumes), Alternatywne Spotkania Teatralne Klamra’2018, Theatre Festival, OD NOWA, Toruń

Wejścia | Wyjścia w ramach START, performance art, Curators’Lab Gallery, Poznań

Miłość//Love, Inkubator Kultury – Pireus, Poznań

2017  Bryła, rozRUCH Gallery, Poznań

Jeder Organismus, Alte Feuerwache Loschwitz, Dresden, Germany

Emily (Ewa Kaczmarek / Patrycja PiPa Piwosz / Malina Barwik), (stage installation, costumes), Festival Nanodramy 2017, Republika Sztuki Tłusta Langusta, Poznań

Gogolfest, Kyiv, Ukraine

The Apocalypse, Zuider Festival, Enschede, Netherlands

I’m over it, Galeria Biała, Lublin

2016  Hers ( Nowicka /  Piwosz / Sijakovic), (stage installation) Dance Festival, ‚Scena Tanca Studio’ (Dance Studio Stage), Warsaw

Basilisk, Ukrainian’s Spring Festival, Poznań

Metamorphosis (performance in collaboration with Ukrainian and Dutch artists),

Labirynth Gallery – Lublin PL,

MAAS podium – Rotterdam NL, MAPA Studio – Haarlem NL, Tolhuistuin – Amsterdam NL,  Young One’s festival XL – Zwolle, Netherlands

Les Kurbas Centre – Kyiv, UA, Philharmonia – Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine

2015  The journey to the borders of Utopia, Contemporary Art Gallery, ms44, Świnoujście

Hers ( Nowicka /  Piwosz / Sijakovic), (stage installation), Ballhaus Ost. Berlin, Germany

Pets, The Center for Contemporary Art at to the Old Market in Poznań Znikający Klub / WRO’ (Disappearing Club / WRO), Wrocław

2014   People are strange, curator Ewelina Bobinska, BWA Art Gallery in Olsztyn

Island, Out Of Dream, Generator Malta, Malta Festival, Poznań

Stratum, (performance in collaboration with Ukrainian artists) Ukrainian’s Spring Festival, Poznań

Widma Malingradu, Performance art festival, Republika Sztuki Tłusta Langusta, Poznań

2013   Senses, curator Iwona Szmelter, Salon Akademii, Warsaw

Brain Plushashes, Widma Malingradu, Performance art festival, Znikający Klub, (Disappearing Club)Gdansk

2012 The awkward ones, Widma Malingradu, Performance art festival, Kontener Art, Poznań

2009 Crisis of the genre, International Sculpture Triennial, „Zamek” (Castle) Culture Centre, Poznań

The International Festival of Theatre and Visual Arts Zdarzenia, Tczew

The artist’s museum and/or work of art. Save for the Future, Galeria ZAK, Poznań

National Exhibition of Drawing, Wozownia Art Gallery, Toruń

Open Air Exhibition of Sculpture, Gdynia

2008  Galeria Miejska w Mosinie

Time and art. Save for the Future, Szyperska Gallery, Poznań

2007  Space and art. Save for the Future, IF MUSEUM Inner Space, Poznań

IMPRESJE Film and Arts Festival in Słupca

2006  London – Orońsko (open air exhibition), Centre of Polish Sculpture, Orońsko

COLLECTION 

National Museum in Poznan

AWARDS & GRANTS

2020 competition Poznań Wspiera, an award for the Internet project „Artificial Nature”

2020 Kultura Dystansu, mini-grant

2019  Polish Culture in the World program of the Adam Mickiewicz Institute

2019 Rector’s Scholarship 

2018 Nanodram 2018, a grant for the realization of my author theatre project „An a live room”

2018 Funding for conducting scientific research, University of the Arts Poznan

2017 Nanodram 2017, a grant for the realization theatre project „Emily” (with collaboration: M.Barwik, E. Kaczmarek)

2016 Open call for artists; grants for a solo exhibition, Czapski Art Foundation, Poznan

2015 The journey to the borders of Utopia; Marshal of the West award for best artistic event Fama Festival

2015 Grants program for a project of the individual exhibition together with workshops for the audience in various age groups, Czapski Art Foundation, Poznan

PUBLICATIONS

BESTIAriusz / BESTIAry individual art book project, ISBN 978-83-944629-5-2

support: Czapski Art Foundation, Galeria Wspólna, cooperation: M. Barwik (catalogue design and layout ), M. Zakrzewski ( photography)

Istota zmyślona / Imaginary beings, individual exhibition catalog, ISBN 978-83-945067-4-2, published by Contemporary Art Gallery, ms44, Świnoujście

Nie Podobni / Unlike, Art Exhibition Bureau in Kielce, individual exhibition catalog, ISBN 978-83-948408-9-1

Mam to z głowy / I’m over it, publisher Galeria Biała, Lublin, ISBN 978-83-62191-64-2

Zmysły- instrukcja użytkownika / Senses – user guide, publisher: Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, exhibition curator: I. Szmelter, ISBN 978-83-63594-32-9

People Are Strange, publisher: BWA ART Gallery in Olsztyn, exhibition curator: E. Bobińska, ISBN 978-83-89228-92-5

Przekroje / Wątki / Raporty, II Biennial of Textile, ISBN 978-83-955422-0-6

Crisis of the genre, International Sculpture Triennial, publisher: „Zamek” (Castle) Culture Centre, ISBN 978-83-924666-7-3

Zwierzę, exhibition curator: T. Jędrzejewski, WZAR,  ISBN 978-83-947682-1-8

Bryła, organizer: WZAR, rozRUCH Gallery, Jeżyckie Centrum Kultury, exhibition curator: T. Jędrzejewski, ISBN 978-83-947682-0-1

Zachować dla przyszłości – Artyści poznańscy. Czas a/i dzieło sztuki / Save for the Future- Poznan artists. Time and art, Interdisciplinary Department for Conservation-Restoration of Contemporary Art, Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań, curator: I. Szmelter, M. Korona, DVD, ISBN 978–83–88400–30–8

Zachować dla przyszłości. Muzeum artysty a/i dzieło sztuki / The artist’s museum and/or work of art. Save for the Future, Interdisciplinary Department for Conservation-Restoration of Contemporary Art, Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań, curator: I. Szmelter, M. Korona, DVD, ISBN 978–83–88400–42-1

Half-open door, Juliana Outdoor Gallery Art and science research laboratory Zasutowo, publishing house: University of the Arts Poznan, Faculty of Sculpture, project manager: Danuta Mączak, DVD, ISBN 978-83-65578-64-8

Park Sztuki 2018, Park Sztuki 2019, organizer: Bielskie Centrum Kultury, curator: M. Skalimowski