Arkadiusz Karapuda

Bio


Born in October, 10th., 1981 in Zyrardow, Poland.
Co-established a group and off-theatre “Mamada plezer”.
2002 – 2007 studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw, Department of Painting. Studied in Paintng atelier of Prof. Marek Sapetto, Drawing atelier of Prof. Ryszard Sekula, and Wall Painting Technics and Technologies atelier of ad. Edward Tarkowski.
2007 – graduated study with diploma dean’s distinction in: Paintng – the atelier of Prof. Marek Sapetto, Wall Painting Technics and Technologies – the atelier of ad. Edward Tarkowski. Theoretical part of his diploma work wrote under Dr. Anna Lewicka-Morawska supervision. He has got for his diploma work J. Szajna’s Prize, Ewa Tomaszewska’s Prize, BPH Bank Prize, and Pawel & Agnieszka Gierynski’s Prize.
2004 – 2007 worked as an assistant in paintng atelier of Prof. Marek Sapetto. Since 2008 he is an assistant in this atelier.

“(…) The base of my creative research is always a human, space and object; combinations of these elements in any arrangements and their mutual correlations (…)”.
Prizes, scholarships and distinctions:
- Distinction in Painting from the Department of Painting, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2002/2003; 2003/2004; 2004/2005; 2005/2006 years.
- Distinction in Drawing from the Department of Painting, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2002/2003; 2004/2005; 2005/2006 years.
- Distinction in Knowledge about Actions and Wizual Structuresfrom the Department of Painting, Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2004/2005; 2006 years.
- Prize of a Dean of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2005
- Scholarship of the Ministry of Kulture and Art in 2005
- Dean’s distinction for the diploma work in 2007
- J. Szajna’s Prize for the diploma work in 2007
- Ewa Tomaszewska’s Prize for the best diploma work at Department of Painting in 2007
- BPH Bank Prize for the diploma work in 2007
- Pawel & Agnieszka Gierynski’s Prize for alumnis of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw in 2007

Solo exhibitions :
2008 – Warsaw, “Przekraczanie”, Galeria Dzialan
2007 – Ustka, “Okolice człowieka”, Baltycka Galeria Sztuki Wspolczesnej
2006 – Warsaw, “Pomiedzy – malarstwo, rysunek, obiekty”, Salon Sztuki 49 Gallery

Group exibitions :
2008
- Chelm, “Male Enklawy”, Galeria 72, Muzeum Chelmskie in Chelm

2007
- Sofia, “Mistrz i uczen”, Academy of Fine Arts in Sofia Gallery
- Warsaw, “Die Tűr – Drzwi”, Art Gallery Studio, Art Center Studio in honour of S.I. Witkiewicz in Warsaw
- Plock, “Die Tűr – Drzwi”, Plocka Galeria Sztuki
- Janowiec, “Kolekcja Sztuki Wspolczesnej. Nabytki 2004 – 2006″, Muzeum Zamek in Janowiec
- Piotrkow Trybunalski, “Abecadło Wolnosci”, during the Festival of Sacred Art – Hope, Galeria BWA
- Lodz, “Sami o sobie”, Osrodek Propagandy Sztuki, Town Art Gallery in Lodz
- Chelm, “Kolekcja Sztuki Wspolczesnej. Nabytki 2004 – 2006″, Galeria 72.
- Landsberg, “Die Tűr – Drzwi”, Kolumn Hall of the Town Theatre in Landsberg
- Gostynin, “Przestrzenie”, post-workshop exhibition of international workshop in Holendry, Culture House Gallery in Gostynin
- Lodz, “Mlodzi z Warszawy”, Osrodek Propagandy Sztuki, Town Art Gallery in Lodz

2006
- Warsaw, “Rysunki z Pracowni 64″, Galeria MDK Lazienkowska
- Slupsk, Ustka, “Rybie Oko 4 – Biennale Sztuki Mlodych”, Baltycka Galeria Sztuki Wspolczesnej in Ustce
- Zyrardow, “Ach jak pieknie – sztuki wizualne”, atelier at 1-go Maja 25 street
- Warsaw, “Co? – Justyna Kabala, Arkadiusz Karapuda, Michał Szwarc”, painting exhibition, Kuluary Gallery, Art Center Studio in honour of S.I. Witkiewicz
- Warsaw, “Pracownia 59″, Galeria Dzialan

2005
- Warsaw, “Grand Prix 2005″ – Fundation in honour of Franciszka Eibisch – post-competition exhibition, Atrium – Pulawska Gallery
- Lodz, “Lobez 2005 – wystawa poplenerowa”, ARS Nova Gallery
- Warsaw, “Berlin Wschodni na Pradze Polnoc – Sasiedzi sasiadom”, atelier “NUKU”
- Kiev, “European blue – Young Generation”, Grygorii Synytsia Gallery, National Technical University of Ukraine “KPI”
- Warsaw, “Mlodzi artysci Europy”, Aula Galery at Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
- Warsaw, “Pracownia 59″, Galeria Lazienkowskiego Domu Kultury
- Warsaw, “Przesilenie – Rzezbicha”, Performace “Komunikacja”, Sculpture Department of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

2004
- Warsaw, “Prowansja”, Fabryka Trzciny, Galeria Klementyny Bochenskiej
- Zyrardow, “Aktywacja”, Muzeum Mazowsza Zachodniego

2003
- Warsaw, “Pokonkursowa wystawa rysunku studenckiego”, Art Gallery Studio, Art Center Studio in honour of S.I. Witkiewicz
- Warsaw, “Dluzew w Studio”, Kuluary Gallery, Art Center Studio in honour of S.I. Witkiewicz
- Zyrardow, “Mowa do ludu”, Workshop of Industrial Linen Plant in Zyrardow

2002
- Warsaw, “Perspektywy”, Srodmiejski Dom Kultury
- Warsaw, “1a”, Painting Department of Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw

2001
- Warsaw, “Galeria Perspektyw”, Okna Budimexu Gallery