Wilhelm Sasnal


Eastern European Network

City, Country:

Tarnów, Poland


2002, 2003


Apr 2002 - June 2002

Born 1972 in Tarnów/Poland.

Studied some semesters of architecture at the Technical Uni-versity in Cracow before studying painting at the Academy of Fine Arts.

He is active as a painter, film maker, photographer and cartoonist.

Selected solo exhibitions: »National feast«, Gallery Otwarta, Cracow (1998); »Hundred pieces«, Gallery Zderzak, Cracow (1999); »Board Game« Potocka Gallery, Cracow (2000); »Cars and man« Gallery Foksal, Warsaw (2001).

Selected group exhibitions: «What you see is what you get» Medium Gallery, Bratislava/Slovakia (1999); »Visual art-simple life« Edit-Russ-Haus, Oldenburg (2000); »In between« Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, USA (2001); »1st Tirana Biennale« Tirana/Albania (2001); »Urgent Painting«, Musée d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris (2002).

Wilhelm Sasnal will collaborate with other Polish artists on the exhibition project »A Need of Realism. Solitude in Ujazdowski«, a presentation of Solitude artists in Warsaw between October and December 2002. The exhibition is a cooperation of the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle (Warsaw) and the Akademie Schloss Solitude.

Wilhelm Sasnal is a participant of the exchange program between Akademie Schloss Solitude and the Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle in Warsaw.