radek szlęzak

artist's portfolio


Radek Szlęzak (1989) Cracow, Poland

2010-2015 – studies at Jan Matejko Academy of Fine Arts in Cracow at Faculty of Painting  – studio of prof. Andrzej Bendnarczyk

Currently PhD student at the same academy.


solo exhibitions:

The Uncanny Valley, Gallery Grey House, Cracow 2017

eye-brain-hand,  ARTzona, Cracow, 2017

Anomaly, MOS, Cracow, 2016


group exhibitions:

Weltschmerz, Drawing Triennial Wroclaw 2019, BWA Wroclaw

Shadow of freedom, BWA Bydgoszcz Municipal Art Gallery, 2019


Our garden, Czysta 15, Cracow, 2018

Business,  Potencja Gallery as a part of Warsaw Gallery Weekend 2018, Warsaw

Shadow of freedom, BWA Katowice, 2018

 24 h NBG/KRK/BLN/WRO, Krakauer Haus, Nuremberg, Germany, 2018

Utopia. Non-place, High 5 (Skanska), Krakow, 2018

Comunnication with all that is, Stefan Gierowski Fundation, Warsaw, 2018

Guest appearance, Otwarta pracownia, Krakow, 2018



43. Painting Biennale Bielska Autumn 2017, Bielska BWA Gallery, Bielsko- Biała, 2017

Triangle: Kurzfilme aus Krakau, Galeria Punktkommarstich, Dusseldorf, Germany, 2017

No problem, Potencja Gallery, Cracow, 2017

„XY” New Generation Polish-Hungarian Painting, The MODEM Center for Modern and Contemporary Arts, Debrecen, Hungary, 2017

Her white plumage, shone on by rays of light, gleamed like the sun itself, Henryk Gallery, Cracow, 2017


12th Geppert Competition “And What Do You Do for Painting?”, Avangarda gallery, BWA Wrocław, 2016

Boredom, Skład Długa, Cracow, 2016


Minus one, Gallery of Painting, Cracow, 2015

New Image/New Look, UAP Gallery Poznań & BWA MOS Galery Gorzów Wielkopolski


Wild at Heart, Browar Lubicz, Cracow, 2014

Bare walls are beautiful, Browar Lubicz, Cracow, 2014


Inspiration: Arrangement and Accident, MANGGHA, Cracow & Center of Propaganda of Art, Lodz, 2013

Imaginary Landscape II, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Taipei, Taiwan, 2013

spEEd, the greenroom Gallery, Cracow, 2013

Second Dish, Wiarus Cantine, Cracow, 2013

Prod.Kon.Rod. – Experimental Section of Month of Photography, Art Bunker, Cracow 2012


Scholarships, Awards:

distinction in the 43. Painting Biennale Bielska Autumn 2017

nomination in the 12th Geppert Competition, 2016

finalist of New image/New look Competition, 2015

certificat in the  Imaginary Landscape II competition

Scholarship of Ministry of Science and Higher Education, 2015

Scholarship of Malopolska Scholarship Fundation Sapere Auso, 2015