TOMASZ KOWALSKI

Tomasz Kowalski

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Galeria Dawid Radziszewski, 2017, Warsaw, PL, Installation view.
Galeria Dawid Radziszewski, 2017, Warsaw, PL, Installation view.
Galeria Dawid Radziszewski, 2017, Warsaw, PL, Installation view.
Alicja Kowalska / Tomasz Kowalski, Untitled, 2017, textile (wool, cotton, synthetic fibers) 177 x 144 cm
Untitled, 2017, oil on canvas, 50 x 40 cm
The Walk, 2017, Oil on canvas, 35 3/8 x 23 5/8 in, (90 x 60 cm), TKO17.001
Thousand Yard Stare, 2017, Oil on canvas, 31 1/2 x 23 5/8 in, (80 x 60 cm), TKO17.002
Dijnn, 2015, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium, Installation view.
Dijnn, 2015, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium, Installation view.
Dijnn, 2015, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium, Installation view.
Tomasz Kowalski, 2014, CAM, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, MO, US, Installation view.
Tomasz Kowalski, 2014, CAM, Contemporary Art Museum St Louis, MO, US, Installation view.
Untitled (baby), Untitled (baby 2), 2013, acrylic, spray on canvas, 150 x 110 cm, 170 x 110 cm
Untitled (Bar), 2012, Oil, acrylic, spray on canvas, 160 x 130 cm
Toothpaste, 2012, Oil, acrylic, spray on canvas, 46 x 38 cm

Born 1984, Szczebrzeszyn, Poland
Lives and works in Warsaw, Poland

EDUCATION

2009
Academy of Fine Arts, Krakow, Poland

AWARDS

2014
Prix de Dessin de la Fondation d’Art Contemporain Daniel et Florence Guerlain

SELECTED SOLO SHOWS

2018
Nino Mier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, USA (forthcoming)
Galerie Tobias Naehring, Leibzig, Germany (forthcoming)
Proto Weather , Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Beligium
Natty Dread (with Alicja Kowalska), Condo, Arcadia Missa, London, UK

2017
A Man Moves Out of a Skeleton,  Clark House Initiative, Mumbai, India
Złota drabina / Golden Ladder, Dawid Radziszewski, Warszawa, Poland
Eliksir / Myriad of Examples, Bureau_Audio

2015
Djinn, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Planck Time, carlier|gebauer, Berlin, Germany

2014
Tomasz Kowalski, CAM, Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis, MO, USA
Relativity Express, Gabriele Senn Galerie, Wien, Austria

2013
Paintings and Assemblages, Galeria Dawid Radziszewski, Warsaw, Poland
Untitled, carlier|gebauer, Berlin, Germany

2012
The Truant, carlier|gebauer, Berlin, Germany
Routine investigation, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium

2011
A chimeny sweeper on the church roof, Centre for Contempory Art Ujazdowskie Castle, Warsaw, Poland

2010
Sen, Gabriele Senn Galerie, Vienna, Austria
Powrót przodka, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Armory Show, New York, NY, USA
Pokaz, Galeria Kronika, Bytom, Poland

2009
Centre of Contemporary Art Znaki Czasu, Torun, Poland (feat. Norman Leto)
Gniazdo, Kunstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, Germany
carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany

2008
carlier|gebauer, Berlin, Germany
Piosenka, Galeria Pies, Poznan, Poland
BWA Zielona Gora – Gallery of Contemporary Art, Zielona Gora, Poland

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018
Weeping, Dreaming, Fucking, Laughing, Galeria Wschód, Warsaw, Poland
Dzikość Serca / Wild At Heart Zachęta National Art Gallery, Warsaw, Poland
One Long Changing Body, carlier|gebauer, Berlin, Germany

2017
The tenth anniversary of the Contemporary Drawing Prize of the Fondation d’art contemporain Daniel & Florence Guerlain, Centre Pompidou, Paris, France
In Paper We Trust, The Dot Project, London, UK

2016
Szalona Galeria, Muzeum Sztuki Nowoczesnej MSN, Warszawa, Polska
Parallel Vienna 2016 – Parallel Vienna, Vienna, Austria
Objects Do Things, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland

2015
Very Long Fingers, Simone Subal Gallery, New York
Procedures for The Head, Kunsthalle Bratislava, Slovakia
I hear your voice reflected in a glass and it sounds like it is inside of me, carlier | gebauer, Berlin, Germany
For Me Abstraction is Real, Boccanera Arte Contemporanea, Trento, Italy
Run For The Roses, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Uciec i wrócić / Escape and Return, Dawid Radziszewski, Warszawa,

2014
Painting, Poetry, Pottery, Tobias Naehring Galerie, Leipzig, Germany
Gelatin: Paint Me, Paint Me Everywhere, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
The Night of the Great Season, La Kunsthalle Mulhouse, Moulhouse Cedex, France
As You Can See: Polish Art Today, Museum of Modern Art Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Hoch Hinaus!,  Museum Neuer Wiener Kunstverein, Vienna, Austria
The Lamp of Memory, Valentines Mansion, London, UK

2013
British British Polish Polish. Art from Europe’s Edges in the long 90s and Today, CSW Zamek Ujazdowski, Warsaw, Poland
Everything and More, Tim Van Laere Gallery, Antwerp, Belgium
Yellowing of the Lunar Consciousness, Galleria Massimodeluca, Venice, Italy

2012
Soundworks, ICA, London, UK
The Castle in the Air. Séance of Imagination, Zamek Culture Centre, Poznan, Poland
Circus as a Parallel Universe, Kunsthalle Wien, Vienna, Austria Air de Pologne, De Garage, Mechelen, Belgium

2011
Genius Without Talent, De Appel, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Museum der Wunsche/Museum of Desires, MUMOK – Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria
Acquisitions récentes : D’Antonin Artaud à Tatiana Trouvé, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France

2010
Hareng Saur: Ensor and Contemporary Art, S.M.A.K. Ghent, Belgium
Public Private Painting, Mu.ZEE, Oostende, Belgium
In Dreams, Timothy Taylor Gallery, London, UK
Przeklenstwa Wyobrazni/The Curse of Imagination, Contemporary Art Gallery Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, Poland
Small Improvisation, Stadtgalerie Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Passion Fruits, Sammlung Olbricht, me Collectors Room Berlin, Berlin, Germany

2009
Le Coeur est un Chasseur Solitaire, Gare Saint-Sauver, Lille, France
Crotla presents, Lothringer13, Stadtische Kunsthalle München, Munich, Germany
Blue Almost White, ING Polish Arts Foundation/Leto, Warsaw, Poland
Hell of things, CCA Galeria Kronika, Bytom, Poland

2008
Ballady i Romanse, Raster, Warsaw, Poland
Establishment (and its discontents), Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, Poland
Wyprzedaz Teatru, BWA Arsenal, Bialystok, Poland

2007
The Ship of Fools, Studio Angeletti, Rome, Italy
Small is Beautiful, Ursula Blickle Foundation, Kraichtal Unterowisheim, Germany
16 things, which may have not been found, Artpol, Krakow, Poland

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
MUMOK – Museum Moderner Kunst Stiftung Ludwig, Vienna, Austria
Frac des Pays de la Loire, Nantes, France
MOCAK, Museum of Contemporary Art, Krakow, Poland
Collection Pinault, Olbricht Collection, Boros Collection

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