Agata Michowska

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Visual Arts (photography, sculpture, video art)
region:
Europe, Eastern
country/territory:
Poland
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 Agata Michowska

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poetry of objects

Though in her work Michowska deals with photography and video, sculpture was the one that shaped her artistic overview. Harmony, references to mythology and history, symbiosis with the surrounding are characteristic to her objects.

Bio

Born in 1964 in Wysokie Mazowieckie.
1985-90 - studies on the Academy of Fine Arts Poznaniu, Sculpture Department
Diploma in the sculpture studio.
She deals with sculpture, photography and video.

Works

Selected group exhibitions:

Exhibition / Installation,
2007
1994 - OBECNOSC IV; Galeria la Coupole, Rennes, France (catalogue) 1994 - DROBNE NARRACJE; BWA Arsenal Gallery, Poznan (catalogue) 1994 - ATMOSFERY; Museum of Artists, Lodz, 1994 - Polish Culture Institute, Berlin (catalogue ) 1995 - CO - EXISTANCE, V Construction in the Process, Negev desert, Israel (catalogue) 1995 - WYSTAWA SZTUKI WSPOLCZESNEJ DLA SZANOWNEJ PUBLICZNOSCI: the area of the International Poznan Fair, Poznan (catalogue ) 1996 - FIKCJE...; Center of Culture Castle, Poznan 1996 - MARCOWE GODY; Museum of Artists, Lodz 1996 - NOTHING NEW UNDER THE SUN; international meeting of the artists, Glamorgan Heritage Coast, Wales 1996 - KOBIETA O KOBIECIE; Bielska Gallery BWA, Bielsko- Biala (catalogue) 1996 - NAJMNIEJSZY WSPOLNY MIANOWNIK; Het Apollohuis Gallery, Eindhoven, The Netherlands (catalogue) 1996 - REKOMENDACJE; BWA Arsenal Gallery, Poznan 1997 - LEKKOSC RZECZY; Contemporary Art Gallery, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow (catalogue) 1997 - PRZEZ BIALYSTOK; Arsenal Gallery, Poznan (catalogue ) 1997 - TRANSFER, Polska - Nadrenia - Westfalia, the exchange of polish and german artists; Museum of X. Dunikowskiego, Warsaw; Wyspa Progress Gallery & Foundation, Gdansk; Contemporary Art Gallery, Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow; Von der Heydt Museum; Wuppertal, Germany; Bochum Museum; Bochum (catalogue) 1997 - N.O.M.E.N.O.M.E.N.; Arsenal Gallery, Poznan (catalogue) 1999 - INNER SPACES, ILLUSION- ILLUMINATION; u Jezuitow Gallery, Poznan 1999 - 30x30; AT Gallery ,Poznan 1999 - DIALOG; BWA Gallery, Zielona Gora (catalogue) 1999 - ART./OMI, International Artist-in-Residence Program, USA 1999 - GOOD MORNING Tokyo, Sehion Suginama, Tokyo; MMAC - Mixt Media Art Festival, Tokyo 2002 - SOUND AND VOICE - X inner Spaces Festival, CCA Inner Spaces Multimedia, Poznan 2003 - LEKKOSC RZECZY II, CCA Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw 2003 - PIETRA SZTUKI, Program Gallery, Warsaw 2004 - ONEONI, CCA Inner Spaces Multimedia, Poznan; 2004 - ART POZNAN, TARGI SZTUKI, Old Brewery, Poznan 2004 - POZNAN AT NOW, during Biennial of Art in Lodz 2005 - CROSSING TIMES - INTERNATIONAL, Dartington College of Art, Dartington Gallery, England 2005 - CONTACT- CONTEKST, Kunstlerforum, Bonn; 2005 - POZNAN ART NOW II, Bielska BWA Gallery, Bielsko-Biala 2006 - CZAS KULTURY, Program Gallery, Warsaw 2006 - COMA, Sektor I Gallery, Katowice 2006 - PANOPTICON, Kulturforum Burgkloster, Lubeck; National Museum in Szczecin 2006 - MENTALITY, Lodz Biennial 2006 2006 - HEROINA, BWA, Leszno 2006 - MADONNA, Blekinge Museum, Karlskrona, Sweden 2007 - KOBIETA O KOBIECIE, Bielska Gallery, BWA, Bielsko Biala

Selected individual exhibitions:

Exhibition / Installation,
2007
1991 - ON Gallery, Poznan 1992 - Polony Gallery, Poznan 1993 - Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok 1994 - AT Gallery, Poznan 1994 - Labirynt II Gallery, Lublin, ON Gallery, Poznan 1998 - Biala Gallery, Lublin 1998 - AT Gallery, Poznan 1999 - Krytykow Pokaz Gallery, Warsaw 1999 - Laboratorium Gallery, CSW Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw 1999 - BWA Arsenal Gallery, Poznan 1999 - Artists´ Space, Berlin 2000 - "IDIOM", Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok 2000 - Sektor II Gallery, Katowice 2000 - "PUSTE NIEBO", Center of Polish Sculpture, Oronsko 2004 - Center of Japanese Culture, Manggha, Krakow 2005 - "SCHIZOFRENIA", Polish Culture Institute, Platan Gallery, Budapeszt 2006 - "MARTWY PUNKT", Municipal Gallery Arsenal, Poznan 2006 - "THE JOSHUA´S DREAM", Program Gallery, Warsaw 2007 - "EXECUTION", Arsenal Gallery, Bialystok 2007 - "COMPLEX", AT Gallery, Poznan