Michal Brzezinski
Since 2009
michal@brzezinski.net
Works in United States of America

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BIO
Michał Brzeziński - Artist combining software-video activities with biological material systems, futurologist of culture. His roots of the artistic activitiy have ground in music subcultures and video art. His wide, theory based, artistic and curatorial activity had animated theoretical discourse touching video-identity problem in the years 2000 to 2010 in Poland. Curator working with galleries such as the Museum of Art in Łódź, Center for Contemporary Art Łaźnia in Gdańsk, and Contemporary Art Center Bunkier Sztuki in Kraków. Referring to the conceptual art and mediated experience of recent art transforms art itself and englobe into video art, formulated the strategy describes this process as Fake Art, arising from the antimaterialistic theory of art as communication.
Discussions (26) Opportunities (23) Events (11) Jobs (0)
OPPORTUNITY

//overgoing call // Experimental FILM and Video ART


Deadline:
Tue Oct 06, 2009 00:00

Location:
Poland

//overgoing call

for ART & CULTURAL ORGANIZATIONS

I would like to send my proposal of my curated video art events, screenings, lectures...

http://video-art.pl

for ARTISTS

I would like to invite for exchange and cooperation in making compilations of works to present it in frames of various art event.

http://video-art.pl

for CURATORS

I would like to invite to send me propositions of your events, screening, lectures because I can invite you then to Poland to Center of Contemporary Art LAZNIA.

http://video-art.pl

Michał Brzeziński, born in 1975, An artist, video theoretician, curator in Contemporary Art Center Łaźnia in Gdansk. Graduate of film studies at the Media and Audiovisual Culture Department at the University of Łodź. MA thesis entitled Subject, Body, Identity. A Contribution to Cybercultural Anthropology completed in 2003. Specialist on the visual media, such as TV, DVD and the Internet. An organizer of video training workshops and author of a TV programme devoted to video. His work combines the tradition of video art and experimental cinema and is a reflection on the phenomenon of identity in the world of the new media. In order to define video art and describe its functioning in society, he introduces the notions of VIRUS-VIDEO or VIDEO-IDENTITY. To him, video is the only appropriate language of the new media. His work was presented in Józef Robakowski's Programme "Polish Found Footage 1957-2004", at Rzeźnia Miejska while the II Art Fair in Poznań. Additionally, Brzeziński's exhibitions were displayed at Lublin Art Gallery, Space-twoentwo Gallery in London and as a part of Galeria Wymiany collection: "New Video Energies" at the Art Centre of Poznań and "DVD - new video energies" at the Manhattan Gallery in Łódź. Moreover, he took part in Krzysztof Jurecki's lectures entitled "Supplement to the history of Polish experimental cinema and Polish video art (1983-2006)" held in the Centre for Contemporary Arts "Łaźnia" in Gdańsk, at the "Kont" Art Gallery in Lublin, the "Wozownia" Art Gallery in Toruń, the Centre for Contemporary Arts "Zamek Ujazdowski" in Warsaw. A one-man exhibition of his work Peer Gynt took place at A. Rubinstein's Concert Hall in Łódź. Other solo exhibitions were held at the Arsenal Art Gallery in Białystok, the "Bunkier Sztuki" Art Gallery in Cracow and Art Museum in Łódź. As curator he participated in two shows at the Biennial of Łódź in 2006, in BAT YAM MUSEUM OF ART, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, czy podczas Łódź Biennale 2006.. His artistic output has been described and commented on in Exit and Obieg magazine. In Art Eon, Krzysztof Jurecki called him the most outstanding video theoretician. According to Polish Video Art Catalogue, published by the Inner Spaces Art Gallery in 2006, Brzeziński is one of the most representative Polish video artists. The exhibitioner of Minister of Culture and the National Heritage on 2008.


DISCUSSION

OPPORTUNITY

VIDEO ART COOPERATIVE


Deadline:
Wed Aug 19, 2009 00:00

Location:
Poland

platform for exchanges of video art presentations, opportunities, invitations, experiences... only for curators seriously interested in international events.

michal
http://video-art.pl


OPPORTUNITY

LAST MOMENT FOR PROPOSALS - PARAKINO 2010


Deadline:
Wed Aug 19, 2009 00:00

Location:
Poland

PARAKINO - the presentation of world video art, controversial documentaries and individual, artistic projects making use of moving image.

Curator: Michał Brzeziński
http://video-art.pl


OPPORTUNITY

PARAKINO


Deadline:
Sat Sep 12, 2009 00:00

Location:
Poland

We are lookong for interesting curatorial presentations
in frames of PARAKINO (paracinema) for 2010
in Contemporary Art Center Laznia in Gdansk, Poland.
http://laznia.pl

We are interested in exchange and extended way of cooperation in promoting video art.

Contact: michal@brzezinski.net

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http://michal.brzezinski.net
michal@brzezinski.net
+ 48 505 202 294

CSW ŁAŹNIA // curator of PARAKINO
http://www.laznia.pl
m.brzezinski@laznia.pl