Marcin Maciejowski

 

Selected Works
Biography
Exhibitions

BIOGRAPHIE

Born 1974 in Babice near Cracow, Poland
Lives and works in Cracow, Poland

 

1994–1996
Studies of Architecture at the Polytechnic high school in Cracow, Poland

1996–2001
Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow, Poland

1996
Foundation of “Grupa Ładnie” with Rafał Bujnowski, Marek Firek, Wilhelm Sasnal, and Jósef Tomczyk Kurosawa

1998–2000
Editor of the magazine "We wtorek" ("On Tuesday") in Cracow

2000–2002
Drawings for "Machina", Warszawa, Poland

2000–2011
Drawings and illustrations for the weekly magazine "Przekroj", Warszawa

 

Solo Exhibitions

2020
We are Awesome, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna (upcoming)

2019
Marcin Maciejowski: Private View, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, London

2018
Rephrase it positively, Gallery Baton, Seoul, Korea

2016
Dimmed Colours, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Villa Kast, Salzburg, Austria

2014
Composition for a Small Space, Raster, Warsaw

2013
Marcin Maciejowski, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna
Marcin Maciejowski, Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art, Gateshead

2012
Wilkinson Gallery, London
Fantom (with Siggi Hofer), Museum Galeria Bielska BWA, Bielsko-Biala, Poland

2010
Are you really from the art world?, Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg.
Are you really from the art world?, Galerie Thaddeus Ropac, Paris.
That's How It Is, National Museum, Krakow.

2009
Marcin Maciejowski, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.

2008
Not obvious, Gallery Wilkinson, London.

2007
Bedzie wielka burza (A great storm is coming), Art–pol, Cracow; Pies Gallery, Poznan, Poland.
Uszynka Showcase, Vienna.
I wanna talk to you, Galerie Meyer Kainer at Art Cologne, Cologne.

2006
I used to live in Vienna, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.
Struktury Dobra (Structures of the Good), Gallery Raster, Warszawa.

2005
Bilder einer Ausstellung, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.
Discovery, Gallery Leo König, New York.

2004
Statement, Art Basel, Basel.
Dziupla (Stash), Gallery Arsenal, Bialystok, Poland.
Painting, Gallery Marc Foxx, Los Angeles.

2003
Let’s behave Normally, Gallery PGS, Sopot, Poland.
Rysunki (Drawings), Polityka, Warszawa.

2002
Sad, beautiful, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.
They live here and they are doing good here, Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warszawa.
New Jobs, Galeria Manhattan, Lódz´, Poland.
Hier leben sie und hier geht es ihnen gut, Polish Institute, Berlin.
Why did so many Poles went abroad, Company Bayer, Warszawa.

2001
The children should not see such scenes, Raster Gallery, Warszawa.
Polska (Poland), Galeria Zderzak, Cracow.

2000
Sport i pielegnacja (Sports and Bodystyling), Galeria Zderzak, Cracow.

1999
Wembley szaleje, Wembley faluje, Galeria Kolo, Instytut Historii Sztuki UJ, Cracow.

1998
Pictures about the good, love and culture, Culture–Club, Cracow.

 

Group Exhibitions

2020
The Pope, MOCAK - Museum of Contemporary Art, Krakow

2019
Charity, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Salzburg
Free time, time stopped, BWA Tarnów Contemporary Art Gallery, Tarnów, Poland
My name is red, PGS - Państwowa Galeria Sztuki, Sopot, Poland

2018
Pluses and Minuses. On Bialystok Power Station, Galeria Arsenal, Bialystok, Poland
If I were the moon, Raster Gallery, Warsaw
Motherland in Art, MOCAK - Museum of Contemporary Art, Kracow

2017
From Artificial Reality to Selfie. Autoportrait in Polish Contemporary Art, BWA, Wroclaw, Poland
Artists from Cracow. Generation 1970-1979, MOCAK, Krakow
Art in Art, MOCAK, Krakow
# heritage, National Museum, Krakow

2016
My Abstract World, me Collectors Room, Berlin, Germany

2014
Eurasia: A view on painting, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Pantin, France
An Inner Dialogue: The Contemporary Self-Portrait, Galerie Thaddaeus Ropac, Villa Kast, Salzburg, Austria
The Side of Paradise, SI2 London, London, UK
For Each Gesture Another Character, Art Sattions gallery, Poznań

2013
Way Back Home, Fundacja Sztuk Wizualnych, Cracow

2012
Phantom, BWA, Bielsko Biala

2011
History in Art, Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow, Krakow.
The Power of Fantasy: Modern and Contemporary Polish Art, Brussels.

2010
Schism, Polish Art of the 1990s, Centre for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw.
The Book in Polish Art and Literature, Delikatesy, Krakow.
Das Porträt im Wandel der Zeit, Sehnsucht nach dem Abbild, Kunsthalle, Krems.
The Making of Art, Schirn Kunsthalle, Frankfurt am Main.
Over and Over Again, Wyspa Institute of Art, Danzig.
The Last Movie, Galerie Raster, Warschau.

2009
Sehnsucht nach dem Abbild, Kunsthalle Krems, Krems.
The Making of Art, Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt, Frankfurt.
Last day of Summer, Galeria Pies, Poznan.

2008
Bildpolitiken, Kunstverein Salzburg, Salzburg.

2007
Exitus, Tod alltäglich, Künstlerhaus, Vienna.
Franz West: Souffle, Kunstraum Innsbruck, Innsbruck.
Polish Painting of the 21st Century, National Galerie Zacheta, Warszawa.
Andrzej finansowo stoi bardzo dobrze, Galeria Zderzak, Cracow.

2006
Stan Zewnetrzny (The Inner State), Centrum Kultury "Zamek", Poznan.
Malerei der Gegenwart, Kunsthalle der Hypo-Kulturstiftung, Munich; Museum Franz Gertsch, Burgdorf, Germany (cat.)
Kolekcja Bunkra Sztuki, Bunkier Sztuki, Cracow.
In Polen, czyli gdzie? In Poland, that is where?, CSW–Zamek Zjazdowski, Warszawa (cat.)
Is it Better to Be a Bood Artist or a Good Person?, Gallery Rental, Los Angeles.
Nach Schiele, Atelier Augarten, Vienna (cat.)

2005
Wystawa o niczym, BWA, Zielona Gora.
Prague Biennale2, Overview Poland, Kerlin Hall, Prague.
Clouding Europe, Gallery Gandy, Bratislava.
Stadtmaler–Artists in residence 1988–2001, Bayer AG, Leverkusen.
Nach Rykotnik, Die Sammlung der EVN, Museum moderner Kunst, Vienna.
Superstars, Von Warhol bis Madonna, Kunsthalle Wien, Kunstforum BA–CA, Vienna.
Falsche Erwartung, Kunsthalle Darmstadt, Darmstadt.
Podroze "Made in Poland", Gallery Zderzak, Cracow.
Vom Bild zum Bild. Metamorphose, Museum der Moderne, Rupertinum, Salzburg.
Polish Aer of the 20th Century, Nationalmuseum, Cracow.
In this (our) country, Vienna International Apartment, Turku, Finland.

2004
The Yugoslaw Biennal of Young Artists, Vrsav/Beograd.
Habitat, Arndt&Partner, Berlin.
Gelegenheit und Reue, Grazer Kunstverein, Graz.
Under the Red and White flag. New Art from Poland, Estonian Art Museum, Tallinn, Contemporary Art Centre, Vilnius; National Centre for Contemporary Arts, Moscow.
Walk me, Center of Architecture, Vienna.
Monde parallele, La Maison Folie de Wazemmes, Lille, France; Bunkier Sztuki, Cracow.
Distances?, Le Plateau, Paris.
Far West Near East, Forum für Kunst und Architektur, Essen.

2003
1. Frieze Art Fair 2003, London.
Dessinez avec Desirée, Galerie Meyer Kainer, Vienna.
Dekada, 10 Years Art–Competition "Paszport Polityki", CSW–Zamek Ujazdowski, Warszawa.
Nation, Kunstverein Frankfurt.

2002
Supermarket of Art III – People and Objects, Galeria DAP, Warszawa.
Really, the youngsters are realists, Center for Contemporary Art, Zamek Ujazdowski, Warszawa.
Dobrze, in Ordnung, Minoritenzentrum, Graz; Kunstbuero, Graz.

2001
Relax, Galeria Arsenal, Bialystok, Poland.
Rybie oko (Fisheye), BWA, Slupsk, Poland.
The first friday in a month, Galeria Manhattan, Lódz (with Grupa Ladnie).
Pop–Elita, Trends of Art at the end of the '90s, Bunkier Sztuki, Cracow.
Wyprzedaz Sztuki (Sale of Art), BWA, Katowice (with Grupa Ladnie).

2000
Trafik.Kunst, Young.Free.Art/Cracow 2000, Polish Institute, Vienna.
100% Malarstwa, Galeria BWA, Poznan, Poland.
Scena 2000, Center for contemporary Art, Zamek Ujazdowski, Warszawa.
Grupa Ladnie at D'Arcy, D'Arcy, Warszawa.

1999
Namaluj mnie (Paint me), Galeria BWA, Zielona Góra, Poland.

 

Collections

Volpinum Kunstsammlung, Vienna, Austria
Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France
Burger Collection, Berlin, Germany
Goetz Collection, Munich, Germany
Ellipse Foundation - Contemporary Art Collection, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Astrup Fearnley Museet for Moderne Kunst, Oslo, Norway,
Bunkier Stzuki, Krakow, Poland
Centre for Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland
Metropolitan Museum of Art, Costume Institute, New York, NY, USA
The Jewish Museum, New York, NY, USA
The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, USA
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY, USA
University of North Carolina, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC, USA
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY, USA

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