Artist working mainly with photography, Assistant Professor at Łódź Film School, art historian, translator. As an artist, he focuses on the fate of images and objects in the (post)modern world, creating visual archaeologies of museums, archives, landscapes, urban spaces and other “machines of representation.”
Polish photographer. Made a name for himself with his UFO project, a series of staged shots developed between 2005 and 2007 which used artificial lighting to conjure up night scenes of extraterrestrial landings. In 2003–2006 he conceived the Poland Synthesis series, a nighttime portrait of the Polish provinces. This was followed in 2009 by Warsaw,[…]
Polish photographer, curator, lecturer and organizer of art events, as well as promoter of collecting photography in Poland. She graduated from the Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava, Czech Republic (where she is currently doing a PhD) and Warsaw Technical University.
Swiss-based photographer born and raised in Palermo. In 2014 he attended the International Center of Photography–ICP class with Allen Frame, and was selected for the ISSP International Masterclass by Andrei Polikanov and Yuri Kozyrev. In 2015 he was named among Die Besten 2014 at the Swiss Photo Awards.
Not only do we hold a patronage, but first of all we do highly recommend! The work of the 2016 ShowOFF Section’s laureate, Kacper Szalecki, is available again for viewing in Kraków, this time in Widna Gallery.
The curatorial team members: Krzysztof Pijarski, Szymon Rogiński, Katarzyna Sagatowska and Salvatore Vitale justify their collaboration and joint choice of ShowOFF winners. Check out their statement!
This year’s ShowOFF open call has brought us many changes – a new way of submitting applications through the picter.com platform, record number of submissions by the foreign debutants, and also the collaboration of the ShowOFF curators, who have chosen 8 laureates. The one thing remains unchanged: choosing the winners of the ShowOFF Section always[…]