P A W E Ł W O C I A L

Paweł Wocial

is a Polish sculptor, designer and scenographer, installation, object and video artist. His artworks were presented among others in Monaco, London, Venice, Berlin, Paris, Copenhagen, Amsterdam or Wien.

 

Wocial realized dozens of international individual and collective exhibitions, with artists: Marina Abramović, Magdalena Abakanowicz. Banksy, Peter Weibel, David Černý, Berlinde De Bruyckere, Tracey Emin, Erwin Wurm, Li Hui, Franz Ackermann and others.

 

His works were presented, for example, at Contemporary Venice in Venice, at Watou Art Festival in Belgium, at NordArt in Germany, at Paris Fashion Week, in WUK in Vien, in the ZKM Centre for Art and Media Technology in Karlsruhe in Germany (the sculpture realized with the support of Art Stations Foundation by Grażyna Kulczyk), in CK ZAMEK in Poznań, in Bunkier Sztuki in Cracow, Poland or in BWA Zielona Góra in Poland.

 

Wocial’s works are in private collections in Monaco, USA, France, Italy, Austria, Germany, Australia, UK, Poland, the Netherlands, Belgium and many others.

He graduated from the Faculty of Sculpture at the Academy of Fine (ASP), in Poznan, Poland.

 

Paweł Wocial and dr Kamila Tuszyńska are the independent art collective Wocial-Tuszyńska and they create contemporary sculptures, installations, objects, videos and drawings. Their first joint work, sculpture 2 Lights, was presented at the international art fair Art Market Budapest 2016 and their first joint solo show was in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dr Kamila Tuszyńska

PhD in humanities (literary, linguistics, culture and media studies), a media researcher, comics and picture book theorist, visual communication and visual literacy expert, narratologist, visual artist.

 

She has been conducting thesis seminars and original courses about among others visual culture, she is an author of the book concerning the theory of visual and verbal storytelling “Narracja w powieści graficznej” [“Narratology of Graphic Novels: an Introduction”], PWN.

 

Regularly featured as an expert in the media, including television: TVP Info, TVP Kultura, TVP Polonia, Telewizja Republika, radio: Tok FM, Czwórka Polskie Radio, Trójka - Program Trzeci Polskiego Radia, Program 1 Polskiego Radia, Program 2 Polskiego Radia, Polskie Radio 24, Polskie Radio RDC, Kampus, and press: Newsweek, Rzeczpospolita, Gazeta Prawna or internet: bankier.pl, natemat.pl.

 

Dr Tuszyńska is a member of the European Narratology Network (ENN), International Society for the Study of Narrative (ISSN), the International Bande Dessinée Society (IBDS), the Comics Studies Society (CSS) (CSS) and the Nordic Network for Comics Research (NNCORE).

 

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Selected solo and group exhibitions:

 

 

2018

NordArt 2018, Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany

One-Off Moving Image Festival 2018, Valencia, Spain

 

2017

60-60.network, Paleis van Mieris, Amsterdam, the Netherlands

13th Night of Culture (Kulturnat), French Institute in Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark

Art Market Budapest 2017, Budapest, Hungary

60 Seconds Festival & Leap Second Festival, Kongens Nytorv, Copenhagen, Denmark

"Leap Second Festival", National Pavilion of Norway, the Inaugural International Autonomous Biennale (OR Cf), Research Pavilion, Venice, Italy

NordArt 2017, Kunstwerk Carlshütte, Büdelsdorf, Germany

“Outside vs Inside”, Galerie 222, Monte Carlo, Monaco

"5 Tons of Sculpture in Orońsko", Centre of Polish Sculpture in Orońsko, Poland

"Fetysz", Miejskie Galerie UAP, Poznań, Poland

 

2016

“Leap Second Festival 2016”, support from Art Council Norway

“Contemporary Venice”, Venice, Italy

“sCULPTURE”, Millenáris Park, Art Market Budapest 2016, Budapest, Hungary

“XXS”, Berlin Blue art space, Berlin, Germany

 

2015

“LOOP #3”, Poligon, Warsaw, Poland

"Propeller", Bar du Bois, Wien, Austria

"Starting everything anew again" Galeria Monopol, Warsaw, Poland

ZOOM! Festival 2015, WUK, Wien, Austria

 

2014

“Scale Factor”, The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland

Terminal08 Gallery, Gorzów Wlkp., Poland

 

2013

“The Hummingbird”, Watou Art Festival, Belgium, Currator: Jan Moeyaert

“504 likes, 0 shares”, SDA, Warsaw Poland

 

2012

"Happy Birthday Panie Fluxus!", Culture Center CK ZAMEK, Poznan, Poland

 

2011/2012

“Car Culture. Medien der Mobilität”, ZKM Karlsruhe, Germany. Curators: Peter Weibel, Bernhard Serexhe

 

2011

GALERIE ZP, Karlsruhe, Germany

Paris Fashion Week, Paris, France

SZKIZ – European project for musicians and artists, Vienna, Austria

SZKIZ – European project for musicians and artists, London, UK

“threads”, Unit 24 Gallery, London, UK

 

2010

“Passoin For Freedom“, London, UK

 

2009

GALERIE ZP, Karlsruhe, Germany

“The Summit of Heroes”, Contemporary Art Gallery, Bunkier Sztuki, Cracow, Poland

“Crossroads of Freedom”, Gdańsk, Poland

“We are all Peters Pans”, BWA Gallery, Zielona Góra, Poland

“Fire – child = matches”, Przychodnia Gallery, Poznań, Poland

 

2008

“Spirit of Ecstasy”, Stary Browar, Poznań, Poland

“Arrows from Heaven”, Gdańsk Shipyard, Gdańsk, Poland

“Newsweek”, Madeinpoznan festival, Poznań, Poland

“Head valve”, Naród sobie Gallery, Teatr Polski in Poznań, Poland

 

2007

“When Love Starts Barking”, Dependence, E.M. Galerie, Poznań, Poland

“À propos”, Modena, Poznań, Poland

 

2006

“The Office Block 24h”, Poznań, Poland

“Several Possibilities of Interpretation”, CSW “Inner Spaces” Multimedia, Poznań, Poland

 

2005

“High Season”, Modelarnia, Gdańsk Shipyard, Gdańsk, Poland

 

2003

“stru ctu re”, CSW “Inner Spaces” Multimedia, Poznań, Poland

Triennale 2003, Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey

 

2002

Einladung, Galerie in der Tenne, Legden, Germany

 

2001

Island Project Schiermonnikoog, Enschede, the Netherland

 

 

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