The Marek Maria Pienkowski Foundation is a Tennessee charitable non-profit corporation established by Marek Maria Pienkowski, M.D., Ph.D. on August 21, 2006.

In 2008, the Foundation was established in Poland as a Polish charitable organization. The two Foundations work jointly to promote their shared goals.


Marek Maria Pieńkowski Award

An annual award given by the Rector of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw to the best 1st-year student artist at their academy. 

Profesor Stefan Pieńkowski Award

For Outstanding Achievements in Polish Natural Sciences given by the University of Warsaw, Director of Institute of Experimental Physics and funded by the Marek Maria Pienkowski Foundation. 

International Art Workshops

The workshop is to provide a creative environment for young artists competitively selected from European art schools and elsewhere in the world.


Dr Marek Maria Pieńkowski
Founder and President

Peter Jan Pienkowski

Board members
Mark Alexander Pienkowski
Maria Isabella Pienkowski-Gunia
Stefan Matthew Pienkowski

Jagoda Barczynska

Prof. Stanisław Baj
Art Director

Pieńków Art Gallery

Lipinki, Poland

The Pieńków Gallery in Lipiniki hosts exhibitions and residencies year round.

Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

Organized to promote Pienkow Art Group, winners and participants of Pienkow International Art Workshops.


Pienkow Art Residency

Pienkow Art Residency

Call for applications for PAR 2016.

Res Artis

Res Artis

The Pienkow Artist Residency has officially become a member of Res Artis.

International Artist Visits Knoxville

International Artist Visits Knoxville

Marek Maria Pienkowski Foundation will welcome international artist, Tomasz Kalitko.

Monochromy Exhibition - Wojciech Lupa, Jarosław Grulkowski and Łukasz Huculak 

Monochromy Exhibition - Wojciech Lupa, Jarosław Grulkowski and Łukasz Huculak 

The opening of the Monochromy exhibition at Galeria Pieńków in Lipinki, Poland.


Marek Maria Pienkowski Foundation

7417 Kingston Pike STE 101
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: +001 865 5844116

Fundacja Marka Marii Pieńkowskiego

Lipinki 15, 22-114 Żmudź
Telefon: +48 825607197