Art (Artur) Golacki is a multidisciplinary artist working with traditional mediums as well as installations, photography and digital processing.

He was born in Wroclaw, Poland where he also accomplished a Master Degree in Fine Arts.

In 2006 Art was granted a British citizenship and currently live in Millport, Scotland.

EDUCATION

1985   Master Degree in Fine Arts at the Faculty of Painting, Graphics and Sculpture,The Academy of Fine Arts, Wroclaw, Poland

GROUP EXHIBITION

2019   Red Dot Miami 2019 / Mana Wynwood Convention Center / Miami, USA

2019   Premier Art Award Exhibition London 2019 / La Galleria / Pall Mall / London, UK

2018   Spectrum Miami 2019 / Mana Wynwood Convention Center / Miami, USA

2018   Sunny Art Prize 2018 / Sunny Art Centre / London, UK

2018   Fomenar Verona / Aperto Arte / Group Exhibition, Chiesa di Santa Maria, Verona, Italy

2018   Premio Fomenar 2017 / The Finalists Show / Art Nou Milleni Gallery, Barcelona, Spain

2018   The 2017 Chelsea International Photography Competition / The Finalist Show / Agora Gallery, New York, USA

2017   21st National Open Art Exhibition / The Finalists Show / Bargehouse Oxo Tower Wharf / Southbank London, UK

2017   Czarna Wiosna / The Black Spring /  MWW Museum of Contemporary Art, Wroclaw, Poland

2017   D&AD Next Photographer Award Exhibition / The Finalists Show / Old Truman Brewery, London, UK

2016   Dzikie Pola / The Wild West - History of Wroclaw's Avant-Garde / Ludwig Muzeum, Budapest, Hungary

2016   Dzikie Pola / The Wild West - History of Wroclaw's Avant-Garde / Museum of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia

2016   Dzikie Pola / The Wild West - History of Wroclaw's Avant-Garde / Kunstmuseum, Bochum, Germany

2015   Dzikie Pola / The Wild West - History of Wroclaw's Avant-Garde / Kosice's Kunsthalle, Kosice, Slovakia

2015   Dzikie Pola / The Wild West - History of Wroclaw's Avant-Garde / Zacheta National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland

2014   Little Experiment / POSK Gallery at Polish Social and Cultural Association, London, UK

2013   Psychopaper / Pictogram BLA Soho Factory, Warsaw, Poland

2013   Magazyn Luxus / 30th Anniversary of art group Luxus / Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw, Poland

2012   Visionaries / Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, New York, USA

2010   Metamorphosis / Copro Gallery, Santa Monica, California, USA

2007   Where Science Meets Art - AOI / The Gallery at Penn College, Williamsport, USA

2007   The Annual Juried Exhibition - AOI / The Mall Galleries, London, UK

2007   The Sensual Nude / Limner Gallery, Hudson, New York, USA

2006   Une Fete Sur L'imagination - AOI / Museum H R Giger, Gruyeres, Switzerland

2005   Inner Eye - AOI / Silos Gallery, Tarifa, Spain

2005   Inner Eye - AOI / Lofthouse Gallery, Rosshaupten, Germany

2005   Inner Eye - AOI / Sala Venere Gallery, Vezzano, Italy

2004   Water - AOI / Lauderdale House, London, UK

2004   Fantastic Visions / Limner Gallery, Hudson, New York, USA

2004   Tawe Pilaku / installation and performance / Gallery 291, Hackney, London, UK

2004   Raw Arts Festival / Candid Arts Trust, London, UK

2003   Brave Destiny - AOI / Diego Victoria Fine Art Gallery, Miami, Florida, USA

2003   Brave Destiny - AOI / Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, New York, USA

2003   The Annual Juried Exhibition - AOI / The Gallery in Cork Street, London, UK

2002   Passer by / installation and performance / Area 10, Peckham, London, UK

2002   The Annual Juried Exhibition - AOI / The Gallery in Cork Street, London, UK

2000   The Annual Juried Exhibition - AOI / The Mall Galleries, London, UK

2000   Member of The Society for Art of Imagination - AOI

1992   Pull it / Pull it Gallery, Camden Town, London, UK

1991   Cooltan / Cooltan Factory, Brixton, London, UK

1988   Urban Art / Urban Art Gallery, Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany

1988   Luxus fra Polen / Luxus from Poland - Strykejernet, Oslo, Norway

1986   International Poster Biennale / Warszawa, Poland

1986   Ariergarda / BWA, Lodz, Poland

1986   Ekspresja lat 80-tych / Expression of 80s / BWA, Sopot, Poland

1986   Luxus maluje panorame swiata / Luxus paints the World Panorama / DDK Lesnica, Wroclaw, Poland

1985   Pokaz prawdziwego Luxusu / The Real Luxus Show / BWA, Bialystok, Poland

1985   Popularna Impreza Mlodziezowa / The Popular Teen's Show - Centrum Swiatla, Wroclaw, Poland

1983   Member of the art group Luxus formed in Wroclaw, Poland

 

AWARDS

2019   The 4th Place Award / Premier Art Award (London - Kyoto) 2019 / EWAA East-West Art Award

2017   The finalist / Premio Fomenar 2017 / International Prize of Painting and Photography / Asociacion Cultural Fomenar, Spain

2017   The finalist / 2017 Chelsea International Photography Competition, Agora Gallery, New York, USA

2017   The finalist / 21st National Open Art Exhibition Bargehouse Oxo Tower Wharf, Southbank London, UK

2017   7th 2017 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2017   6th 2017 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2017   5th 2017 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2017   The prizewinner / ViewPoint Gallery International Photo Competition, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

2017   4th 2017 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2017   The finalist / 2017 D&AD Next Photographer Award, Old Truman Brewery, London, UK

2016   9th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   8th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   6th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   5th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   The prizewinner / 2nd Annual Figures & Faces International Online Juried Art  Exhibition, Fusion Art Gallery & Studio, Indian Wells, USA

2016   4th 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   3rd 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2016   1st 2016 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2015    6th 2015 ArtSlant Prize Showcase Winner / category: photography

2015    The prizewinner / Still Life Collection of Fifth Annual Exposure Award, SeeMe, New York, USA

2014    The prizewinner / Little Experiment competition, Polish Social and Cultural Association, London, UK

2014    The prizewinner / Art-Competition.net online juried competition Scape

2004    The prizewinner / Direct Art Magazine competition - volume 11, New York, USA

2004    The prizewinner / Beyond Boundaries online competition, Artrom Gallery, Rome, Italy