Artist Talk

Przemek Branas

7.30 Uhr

Der polnische Künstler Przemek Branas – Gastkünstler in der Villa Romana im Juli und August, als zweiter Gewinner des Polish VIEWS Prize 2017 – spricht über seine Arbeit.

 3-Kanal-Video/Audio, 113 min

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Przemek Branas (born 1987)  graduated from the Intermediate Faculty of the Academy of Fine Arts in Krakow. Currently, he is a PhD student of Interdisciplinary Doctoral Studies at the University of Arts in Poznań. He has participated in: Embodied Action Festival (Hong Kong, 2016), GUYU ACTION Performance Art Festival (CN, 2016), Polish Performance Night (Le Lieu Gallery, Quebec, CA, 2014). He presented his works in individual exhibitions: Góra /Głowa /Kosmos (Labyrinth Gallery, Lublin, PL, 2018), Kawał Chuja (Shah House Gallery, Krakow, PL, 2017), Praca-technika (CSW Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, 2016), Czkawka, as part of Photomonth (MOCAK, Krakow, PL, 2014) and collectively, among others: Community Renegotiations (Galeria Labirynth, Lublin, PL, 2017). 
Resident of Sesama (Yogyakarta, Indonesia, 2017), Terra Foundation for American Art (Giverny, F, 2017), Meet Factory (Prague, 2016), Ars moriendi / The Art of Death (BWA, Tarnów, PL, 2015).
Winner of the second prize of the Views 2017 - Deutsche Bank Award, co-organised by the Zachęta National Art Gallery. Winner of the Grey House Szara Kamienica Foundation Award (2015).
Scholarship holder of the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2013).
He lives in Jarosław.