Mateusz Kowalik - studies at the Institute of Creative Photography at the Silesian University in Opava. 

In long-term projects he explores the issues of contemporary society.  He carries out commercial orders throughout the country and abroad.

 Education:

Sputnik Photos Mentoring Programme (2016/2017)

PARALLEL - European Photo Based Platform (2018/2019)

Silesian University in Opava, Institute of Creative Photography (2018->)

Individual exhibitions:

2016.09 - Tiff Festival Wroclaw, Poland

2017.11 - Off Festiwal Bratislava, Slovakia

2018.06 - Fotofestival Łódź, Poland

2019.06 - "Ratusz" Gallery - Zamość, Poland

Group exhibitions:

2017.05 - Riga Photomonth, Latvia

2018.04 - The National Museum - Krakow, Poland

2018.04 - Los Angeles Photomonth, USA

2018.05 - Krakow Photo Fringe, Poland

2018.06 - Lumix Hanover Photofestival, Germany

2018.08 - The Fort Institute of Photography - Warsaw, Poland

2018.09 - Organ Vida Festival - Zagreb, Croatia

2019.01 - Museum od Katowice History, Poland

2019.05 - Prague Photo Fair - Praha, Czech Republic

2019.09 - Robert Capa Center - Budapest, Hungary

2019.09 - Białystok Interphoto Festival

Awards:

2018.03 - PDNs Emerging Photographer - winner

2018.12 - Pix.house - Talent Of The Year - nominee

2019.09 - Pix.house - Talent Of The Year - nominee

2019.10 - Critical Mass Photolucida - finalist

Publications / Interviews:

2017.02 - The Hidden Photo

2017.03 - Fotoroom 

2017.05 - Example

2017.06 - This Is Paper

2017.09 - Wyborcza Newspaper

2018.03 - PDN

2018.06 - No. 6

2018.11 - FK Magazine

2019.02 - Culture

2019.04 - Fisheye Magazine

2019.04 - Too Tired Project

2019.05 - PH Museum

2019.11 - The Eyes Magazine