ADAM KALINOWSKI

 

Born in Poznan, Poland where he lives and works. Studied Cultural Antropology at The Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan, Poland. M.A. in 1986. Author of outdoor projects and critical texts. In 1998 he established and run The Tadeusz Kalinowski Art Foundation.

 

 

adam.kalinowski@ue.poznan.pl

 

THE PRACTICE OF FREEDOM 2, 2013

 

THE PRACTICE OF FREEDOM 1, 2013

 

THE CLOUDY THOUGHTS, 2013

 

Rainbow Park, 2012

https://www.facebook.com/rainbpark

 

XXXXXXX xxxxxxx, 2012

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

1989 "LITER-A-KCJE", Wrocław, Poland.
1992 E-Gallery, Poznan, Poland.
1998 "AGGREGATZUSTAND - Simple Constructions", Umspannenwerk, Berlin, Germany.
1999 "Utopia and Vision", Center for Contemporary Polish Sculpture, Orońsko, Poland.
2000 "Utopia and Vision", The Zachęta Gallery of Contemporary Art, Warsaw, Poland.
2001 "Open Space 2001", Zlotniki, Poland
2001 The 10th International Design Competition, Osaka, Japan,
(The Bronze Prize).
2002 Alternatywy Technologii, Teatr Akademia, Warsaw, Poland.
2003 EIGHTIES AND NINETIES of POLISH ART, L.WYCZOLKOWSKI MUSEUM in BYGDOSZCZ, POLAND
2004 A-21, International Art Exhibition, CONTEMPORARY ART SPACE, CASO Osaka, Japan.
2004 The 12th International Design Competition 2004, Osaka, Japan. (Excelllent product).
                   
2007 Two Minds Projects; Belfast, Nothern Ireland.                         
2008 London International Creative Competition; finalist in sculpture. http://licc.us
2008 Memory, Inscription, Place: Landscape as a Transformational Process, UK
2009 TRANSFORM, Warsaw, Poland
2009 I-PARK Biennale, CT, USA
2010 XV SOCHA a OBJEKT Sculpture Festival in Bratyslava, Slovakia
2010 Alphabet of sculpture, Center of Polish Sculpture, Orońsko, Poland.

2011 Freies Museum, The Ego and the Self, Berlin, Germany
2012 "Rainbow Park", Festival of the World, Southbank Center, London, UK
2012 Mediations Biennale, The Unknown, Poznan, Poland
2013 FIRST@108 Public Art Award 2013, Royal British Society of Sculptors, London, UK
2013 CROSSING SPACE, Kunsthalle Faust, Hannover, Germany



ART RESIDENCY:

1997 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, USA.
1999 ART/OMI, USA
2001 AIR, Vienna, Austria.
2002 Sculpture Space, USA
2009 ART GENE; UK
2009 I-PARK, USA
2011 FAAP, SAO PAULO
2012 DJERASSI FOUNDATION, USA


WORKS IN COLLECTION:

Center for Contemporary Polish Sculpture, Orońsko, Poland.
ART/OMI Sculpture Park, USA.
The Leon Wyczolkowski Museum, Bydgoszcz, Poland.
Japan Design Foundation, Osaka, Japan.
ELEKTROWNIA MAZOWIECKIE CENTRUM SZTUKI WSPÓŁCZESNEJ.

PROJECT WITH ARCHITECTS

2007 Two Minds Projects; Belfast, Nothern Ireland.

 

PERMANENT REALIZATIONS

"The Big Ear" Center of Polish Sculpture, Orońsko, Poland

 

 

 

 

 

 

FILMS

"FLUXUS; THE MEETING", film produced by Polish Public TV, 2000, Warsaw, Poland.

ONE-MAN EXHIBITIONS:

1992 "Minute of silence", Radio happening, Radio Merkury, Poznan, Poland.
1994 "Spatial drawings and objects", Old Brewery Space, Poznan, Poland.
1996 "Objects", Place for Art Gallery, Mosina, Poland.
1997 "In Stillness", Arsenal, Municipal Gallery, Poznan, Poland.
1998 "Spatial objects and mobiles", BWA Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland.
1999 "Zlotniki Show", Zlotniki, Poland.
2001 "Sanctuary", Złotniki, Poland.
2002 "Sky Reaching Cube", Sculpture Space, USA.
2002 "The Core", Arsenal Gallery, Poznań, Poland.
2004 ""Sky Reaching Cylinder" Opening of The Gallerie Track, Poznan, Poland
2005 "Big Ear", Center of Polish Sculpture Orońsko, Poland
2009 "Park of Coloured Sand", Warsaw, Poland.
2011 "In Void", MuBE - Museu Brasileiro da Escultura, Sao Paulo, October 2011
2011 "The Core", Museu da Imagen e do Som, Sao Paulo
2012 "XXXXXXXxxxxxxx", Arsenal Gallery, Poznań
2012 "XXXXXXXxxxxxxx", Gallery XX1, Warszawa
2013 THE CLOUDY THOUGHTS , O MUSEU BRASILIERA da ESCULTURA, SAO PAULO, Brazil
2013 “XXXXXXXxxxxxxx” / “THE PRACTICE OF FREEDOM I”, Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia” w Radomiu
2013 "THE PRACTICE OF FREEDOM II/PRAKTYKOWANIE SWOBODY II", Poznań, Poland




GRANTS:

1997 Ministry of Culture, Warsaw, Poland.
2000 THE POLLOCK - KRASNER FOUNDATION, USA.
2001 Ministry of Culture and National Heritige, Warsaw, Poland.
2002 The Kosciuszko Foundation, USA.
2004 Ministry of Culture, Warsaw, Poland.
2010 Ministry of Culture and National Heritige, Warsaw, Poland.

 

 

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

1983 "1962 Wiesbaden Fluxus, 1982 Wiesbaden, Kassel, Berlin", Berlin 1983
1989 "The Painting" by Tadeusz Kalinowski, text in catalogue by Adam Kalinowski, BWA, Arsenal Gallery Poznan.
1991 "Mitologia Fluxusu", Obieg, 7-8/1991, text by Adam Kalinowski, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw.
1991 "Andrzej Dłużniewski", Exit, 4/1991
1992 "The Painting" by Anna Cyronek-Kalinowska, text in catalogue by Adam Kalinowski, BWA, Arsenal Poznan-Bydgoszcz.
1993 "The Vector of Art", text in catalogue by Adam Kalinowski, BWA Gallery Arsenal, Poznan.
1995 "New Is for New Years", text in catalogue by Adam Kalinowski, Center for Contemporary Art, Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw.
1996 "Adam Garnek", by Adam Kalinowski, Czas Kultury, 2/1996, Poznan.
1997 Catalogue "In Stillness" by Adam Kalinowski , text in catalogue by Adam Kalinowski and Andrzej Syska, Municipal Gallery Arsenal, Poznan.
1997 Gazeta Wyborcza, IX/19/1997, "Ruch czasu i przestrzeni", about Adam Kalinowski art by Gerard Radecki.
1999 , "Wspomnienie o Andrzeju Bereziańskim "- text by Adam Kalinowski, Gazeta Malarzy i Poetów, 2/1999
1999 "Rzeźby, park i fundacja", about Adam Kalinowski art, Gazeta Poznańska 06 08 1999
1999 "ART/OMI 1999, Gorąca Rezydencja", Gazeta Malarzy i Poetów, 5/1999, text by Adam Kalinowski
2000 Rocznik Rzeźba Polska, t.IX:1998-1999, TEATR MIASTA, UTOPIA I WIZJA, Centrum Rzeźby w Orońsku, 2000; p.130-131,166-168.
2000 Happy Birtday Johnnes, International Mail Art. Project, Mainz, Germany.
2001"W hamaku do Japonii", Gazeta Poznańska, 8 06 01.
2001 "Przestrzeń Sztuki", Gazeta Malarzy i Poetów, 4/2001
2001 International Design Exhibition, The 10th International Design Competition, Osaka 2001, catalogue.
2002 "Przezroczysty Symbol", text by Adam Kalinowski, Gazeta Malarzy i Poetów, 2/2002
2002 Sculpture Space News, Utica,USA.
2002 Wiadomosci Antykwaryczne, Kraków.
2002 Mit i Symbol, XIII Biennale Rzezby, Arsenal Gallery, Poznan, Poland, Catalogue.
2002 "Alter-Tech" by Eulalia Domanowska, 3/2002 EXIT, Warsaw, Poland.
2002 "Przezroczyste Symbole", ORONSKO 3/2002, p.43-46, text by Adam Kalinowski, Centrum Rzezby Polskiej w Oronsku, Poland.
2002 Gazeta Malarzy i Poetów 3/2002, Poznan, Poland.
2002 Andrzej Partum 1938-2002, by Jerzy Truszkowski, Zacheta Gallery, 96 p. Warsaw, Poland.
2004 Artysci Radykalni, by Jerzy Truszkowski, 168 p. Galeria Bielska, Bielsko Biała 2004, op.cit p.134
2004 Gazeta Wyborcza, 15 05 2004
2004 Głos Wielkopolski, Listonosze Marzeń, VIII, 15 05 2004
2005 ARTEON 12/2005, "AntypomnikI", text by Jerzy Truszkowski about art of Adam Kalinowski, p.33-35, Pol
2005 ORONSKO 3/2005, "Anty-pomnik i przestrzeń publiczna", text by Jerzy Truszkowski about art of Adam Kalinowski, p.65-68, Centrum Rzezby Polskiej w Oronsku, Poland.
2006 Who is Who, Verlag für Personenenzyklopädien AG, Who is Who w Polsce, Poland
2007 Two Minds, Ten Artists+Ten ARCHITECTS, Belfast, UK; edited by Marianne O'Kane Boal. Catalogue.
2008 1st London International Creative Competition:Catalogue
2009 2st London International Creative Competition:Catalogue
2010 SZTUKA.PL, 7-8, 2010; Żywa rzeźba i antypomniki Adama Kalinowskiego, str.16-19; Marianna Konarska.
2011 Sztuka jest marzeniem, Adam Kalinowski, Orońsko 1-2/2011
2011 Sztuka jest marzeniem, Adam Kalinowski, Artluk 1/2011
2011 500 x Art in Public Masterpieces from the Ancient World to the Present; p.157. 312 pages; 657 illustrations, BRAUN Publishing. ISBN 978-3-03768-098-8
2012 W stronę miasta kreatywnego Sztuka Poznania 1986-2011, pod redakcją Wojciecha Makowieckiego; ISBN 978-83-61886-31-0
2012 ANDRZEJ BEREZIAŃSKI, 1939-1999, Państwowa Galeria Sztuki w Sopocie, katalog.
2012 The Unknown, Mediations Biennale, Poznan, 2012, catalogue.
2012 Urban Spaces, Braun-Publishing, p. 126, 127, 450 illustrations, ISBN 978-3-03768-130-5
2012 Adam Kalinowski, XX1, Warszawa, 9.08.2012, Grzegorz Borkowski
2013 "Sztuka jako pojęcie otwarte: mechanika i poetyka gry wzajemnych odniesień w twórczości Adama Kalinowskiego"/Art as an Open Concept: The Mechanics and Poetics of Interplay in the Work of Adam Kalinowski , Denise Carvalho, 1/2013, OROŃSKO, Centrum Rzezby Polskiej
2013 LANDSCAPE INSTALLATION ART, p.90,91,260,261,262,263,287; TIANJIN IFENGSPACE MEDIA CO.,LTD., CHINA. ISBN 978-7-214-09195-6
2013 "The Practice of Freedom II", by Adam Kalinowski, PUBLIC ART REVIEW, issue 48, USA.
2013 Zmysły brama raju praca nie ma sensu, Wojciech Stamm; ARTLUK 4/2013