Zbigniew Purczyński

WINNER OF THE 39th MINI PRINT INTERNATIONAL OF CADAQUES, 2019

Born in 1955, Purczyński studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Lodz. In 1985 he graduated from the Studio of Lithographic Techniques. Professor at the Lodz Academy of Fine Arts and Design, he has works in public and private collections in Poland and also in Italy, Germany, Spain, Romania and Japan.

Solo Exhibitions
1988 – 2017
Just in Poland: Lodz, Warsaw, Cieszyn, Ostroleka, Koszalin, Radom, Tarnow, Wloclawek and Zgierz.
1992
Grenoble, France.
1998
Meppen, Germany.
2017
Graphic Paintings, the solo exhibition accompanying the 16th International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, in Lodz, Poland.

Collective Exhibitions
1989~2005, 2011, 2014
International Triennial “Small Print Forms”, Lodz (Poland).
1996
16th Mini International of Cadaques.
1997~2012
International Print Triennale, Cracow (Poland).
1999
12th Norwegian International Print Triennale, Fredrikstad (Norway).

2002, 2005
The 5th and 6th Kochi International Triennial Exhibition of Prints (Japan);
Zeichen der Gegenwart International Print Exhibition, Vienna Art Center, (Austria).
2003
Contemporary Polish Engravers, Cremona (Italy).
2008
14th triennial of Xylon International, Saint-Louis (France).
2010
8ème Triennale de Chamalieres. Association Mouvement Art Contemporain. Chamalieres (France);
Polish Graphic Art, Galeria Muzeum TAFA, Tianjin (China).
2011
IMPRINT 2011 II Międzynarodowe Triennale Sztuk Graficznych im. Tadeusza Kulisiewicza. Pałac Kultury i Nauki, Warsaw (Poland).
2015
Postmodern stories – International Interdisciplinary Exhibition.
Alma Mater Gallery of Sofia University, Łódź, Sofia; „Look” Gallery – ASP Lodz.
2017
Panopticum III. International Exhibition of artists works from ASP in Lodz and invited ones from abroad. PAN Gallery, Lodz (Poland).
2018
Not figurative. Collective exhibition works of different disciplines of art. Lodz Economic Zone Gallery. Lodz (Poland).

Awards
2002
Honorary medal International Triennial “Small Print Forms”, Lodz (Poland).
2003
Mention, Polish-Wood Engrawing and Linocut Printing Quadriennale, Olsztyn (Poland).
2013
Prize, J. Gielniak Graphic Art Competition, Jelenia Gora (Poland).
2015
Mention, XI Polish-Wood Engrawing and Linocut Printing Quadriennale, Olsztyn (Poland).