© 2017 by magdalena kleszyńska.

Born in 1985.

  • 2017 - PhD (Faculty of Sculpture and Space Activities), University of the Arts in Poznań, Poland

  • Since 2013 - Assistant at the Painting Studio, University of the Arts, Poznań, Poland

  • 2010 - 2013 - Faculty of Painting, University of the Arts, Poznań, Poland

  • 2005 - 2010 - Faculty of Art Education, Academy of Fine Arts, Poznań, Poland

FUTURE:

2019  - The 11th International Biennial of Textile Miniatures “MEASURE”, Art Gallery "Arka", Vilnius, Lithuania (12.11-4.12)

 

EXHIBITION:

2019

  • Miniartextile, POP UP, ex church of San Francesco Como, Italy (28.09-17.10)

  • 8th WTA Biennial-Madrid 2019, "The Sustainable City", Centro Art Complutense - C art C, part of the Complutense University of Madrid-UCM, Madrid (17.09-3.10)

  •  II Biennale Tkaniny Artystycznej w Poznaniu, Museum of Applied Arts, Poland (27.08-15.09)

  • "Garden of Eden", Castle Neuhaus, St. Martin im Mühlkreis, Haslach , Austria (7.07-4.08)

  • 9 Land Art Festiwal ,"Garden”, Poland (3-13.07)

  • AMATERAS Annual Paper Art Exhibition 2019, The National Palace of Culture, Sofia, Bulgaria (2-14.05)

  • 10th International Artistic Linen Cloth Biennial "Z krosna do Krosna",

      - The Museum of Ukrainian Culture in Swidnik, Slovakia (12.02-31.03)

      - Šarišská galéria in Prešov, Slovakia (September - October)

      - The Göcseji Múzeum in Zalaegerszeg, Hungary (November - December )

2018​

  • V International Textile and Fiber Art Symposium, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, Daugavpils, Latvia (16.11.2018-13.01.2019)

  • 4th edition of the Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art „Contextile 2018", Palácio Vila Flor — CCVF, Guimarães, Portugal (1.09-20.10)

  • International exhibition of minitextiles „Treasure Island",

       - Na Kashirke Gallery / of the Moscow City Galleries, Moscow, Russia (30.06-21.07)

       - Tsaritsyno Museum, Moscow, Russia (30.07-30.09)

  • The 12th International Biennial of Textile Art "Scythia", Kherson, Ukraine (29.05-15.06)

  • The 27th International Exhibition of Contemporary Textile Art, Como, Italy

       - Le Beffroi de Montrouge, France (7-25.02)

       - Le Chateau du Valfleury in Gif sur Yvette, France​ (8.03-25.04)​

  • 20th International Minitextile exhibition „CELEBRATION", Bratislava, Slovakia (23.05-10.06)

  • 10th International Artistic Linen Cloth Biennial 2018, Krosno, Poland (18.08-14.09)

2017​

  • The Project Exhibition of the Geumgang Nature Art Biennale 2018, South Korea

  • „Poszukiwania i Reinterpretacje", BWA Gallery Piła, Poland

  • International exhibition of minitextiles „Treasure Island", Museum Russian Levsha, St. Petersburg, Russia 

  • The 27th International Exhibition of Contemporary Textile Art, Como, Italy

       - ex church of San Francesco in Como​, Italy  (7.10- 26.11) 

  • Galeria Miejska Arsenał, Poznań, Poland (presentation of a PhD dissertation)

  • The 8th International Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Mini Textile Art Scythia:

       - Kherson, Ukraine (19.06-2.07)

       - Ivano-Frankivs’k, Ukraine (15–30.07)

  • Valcellina Award, 10th edition, International Contemporary Textile Fiber Art Competition, Palazzo d’Attimis - Maniago, Italy

  • 9. Międzynarodowe Biennale Artystycznej Tkaniny Lnianej „Z krosna do Krosna"

       - The Town Concert and Exhibition Hall Zalaegrerszeg, Hungary (24.11.2017-13.01.2018​)

2016

  • 15 Międzynarodowe Triennale Tkaniny, Łódź 2016, Central Museum of Textiles, Łódź, Poland

  • 11. Ogólnopolska Wystawa Miniatury Tkackiej, Central Museum of Textiles, Łódź, Poland

  • Contextile 2016, Contemporary Textile Art Biennial, Palace of Vila Flor, CCVF, Guimarães, Portugal

  • Triennial of Textile, Textile Art of Today,:

        - Tatra Gallery, Poprad, Slovak Republic (02-03.2016)

        - Muzeum Historyczne, Stara Fabryka, Bielsko – Biała, Poland (5 -8.2016 )
        - Rómer Flóris Művészeti és Történeti Muzeum, Györ, Hungary (09-10.2016)

        - Slovácké Muzeum, Uherském Hradišti, Czech Republic (11.2016-01.2017)

  • 9. Międzynarodowe Biennale Artystycznej Tkaniny Lnianej „Z krosna do Krosna", BWA Gallery, Krosno, Poland

  • 2016/2017 - „Pushing the boundaries III", Museum of Applied Art, Belgrade, Serbia

2015

  • 5th Riga International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial -Tradition and Innovation, „DIVERSITY&UNITY", Arsenals Exhibition Hall of the Latvian National Museum of Art , Riga, Latvia

  • „w czasie", 12 Kamienica, Bydgoszcz, Poland

  • „in time" - Umelka Gallery, Bratysława, Slovakia

  • „Pokazy Indywidualne", BWA Gallery Piła, Poland

  • IV Triennial of Textile, Textile Art of Today:

       - Slovak National Museum, Bratislava (Bratislava Castle), Slovakia (9-12.2015)

  • „w czasie" –  MBWA Gallery, Leszno, Poland

  • „Around Nature", Zum Pass Gallery, Herzberg, Germany

  • „Microcosmos", CCS Gallery, Suhl, Germany

  • „0,5 sekundy"- BWA Gallery Sandomierz, Poland

2014

  • „Prawdopodobnie Ziemia lubi się kręcić", Galeria Miejska Arsenał, Poznań, Poland

  • VALCELLINA AWARD - Interantional Contemporary Textile/Fiber Art Competition, Palazzo D'Attimis, Maniago, Italy

  • I Międzynarodowe Triennale Rysunku Studentów Wyższych Szkół Artystycznych, Rondo Sztuki Gallery, Katowice, Poland

  • 16th International Mini Textile Exhibition, „Textiles Over Gold", Umelka Gallery, Bratysława, Slovakia

  • 12 edycja Przeglądu Sztuki SURVIVAL, „Miasto – stan zapalny", Wrocław, Poland

  • 10th International Biennal Contemporary Textile Art, Scythia 10, Local Lore Museum, Kherson, Ukraine

  • „Punkt, linia a płaszczyzna", Wieża Ciśnień Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland

  • 5th International Triennial of Tapestry - Novi Sad 2014, The Aula of the Master Centre of Novi Sad Fair, Serbia

  • Draw & Go, MONA Gallery, Poznań, Poland

2013

  • „Obszary Rysunku", U Jezuitów Gallery, Poznań, Poland

  • 12 Ogólnopolska Wystawa Tkaniny Unikatowej, Central Museum of Textiles, Łódź Poland

  • 11 Przegląd Sztuki Survival, „Płyniemy!", Wrocław, Poland

  • „Magdalena Kleszyńska - Tkanina Artystyczna", Polish Institute in Bratyslava, Slovakia

  • „Rozpoznawania", Miejsce Sztuki 44 Gallery, Świnoujście, Poland

  • „3x3", BWA Sanocka Gallery, Sanok, Poland

2012

  • V Ogólnopolska Wystawa Rysunku Studenckiego „RYSOWAĆ 2012", Wozownia Gallery, Toruń, Poland

  • 14 Textile Miniature Exhibition „BANALITY AND GRACE", Bratyslava, Slovakia

        - Novohradske Museum, Lucenec, Slovakia

        - Galeria SVU, Bratysława, Slovakia

  • III Triennial of Textile 2012- 2013 Without borders,:

       29.6.-2.9.2012 Trenčianska Galéria M.A.Bazovského, Trenčín, Słowacja - 9.9.-25.10.2012 Dom Umenia,                        Bratisława, Slovakia

       - Liptovská Galéria P.M.Bohúňa, Liptovskom Mikuláši, Slovakia (15.11-20.01.2013)

       - Slovácké Muzeum w Uherske Hradiste, Czech Republic (14.02– 24.03.2013)

       - The Municipal Museum of Art Győr, Hungary (april 2013)

       - Muzeum w Bielsku – Białej, Poland (18.05–18.08.2013)

  • 7th From Lausanne to Beijing Biennial, Nantong, China

  • V Międzynarodowy Konkurs Rysunku - Wrocław 2012, Muzeum Architektury, Wrocław, Poland

2011

  • „Rysunek to…" - BWA Gallery, Leszno, Poland

  • X Salon Wielkopolski 2011, Miejskie Centrum Kultury, Czarnków, Poland

  • „Obszary rysunku. Katowice- Poznań", Rondo Sztuki Gallery, Katowice, Poland

 

AWARD:​

  • 2019 - II Biennale Tkaniny Artystycznej w Poznaniu, Museum of Applied Arts, Poland - Jury mention / Honorable mention (award)

  • 2017 - International exhibition of mini-textiles „Treasure Island", Saint Petersburg, Russia (The International Masters Gildii Awards)

  • ​2017 - Valcellina Award, 10th edition, International Contemporary Textile Fiber Art Competition, Italy - Honorable Mention

  • 2014 - 16th International Mini Textile Exhibition Textiles Over Gold, Bratislava, Slovakia - Jury Award

  • 2014 - 10th International Biennial on Contemporary Textile Art “Scythia 10”, Kherson, Ukraine – Bronze medal – III award

  • 2013 – Nomination - 12th National Exhibition of Tapestry, Łódź 2013, Poland

  • 2012/2013 – III Triennial of Textile 2012- 2013 Without borders, Award of Polish Institute for the most inspiring artwork by Polish artist 

ARTWORKS IN COLLECTION:

  • Central Museum of Textiles, Łódź, Poland

  • Museum of Decorative Arts and Design, Riga, Latvia

  • Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, Daugavpils, Latvia

  • Private (Poland, Sweden)

 

RESIDENCY:

  • 2019 - University of Ostrava, Czech Republic

  • 2018 - V International Textile and Fiber Art Symposium, Daugavpils Mark Rothko Art Centre, Daugavpils, Latvia

  • 2018 - International Artistic Meeting "Between nature and culture", Ustka, Poland

  • 2012 - The 10th International plein-air of Textile Art, "Bosko Petrovic" Atelier 61, Serbia

 

OTHER​:​

  • 2019 - scholarship Erasmus Plus

  • ARTIST MAGAZINE Monthly No.524, Taiwan

  • Member of The European Textile Network (ETN)

  • 2018 - STEP travel grant by the European Cultural Foundation with the support of Compagnia di San Paolo.

  • 2018 - TEXTILE TALKS - presentation and discussion, Guimarães, Portugal (2.09)

  • 2018 - "Polish culture worldwide"- one-time funding (grant) from The Adam Mickiewicz Institutes (group exhibition, textile talk Guimarães, Portugal

  • 2015 - presentation as part of the Museum Night, MBWA Gallery Leszno, Poland

  • 2015 - "Polish culture worldwide"- one-time funding (grant) from The Adam Mickiewicz Institutes (solo exhibition, Bratislava, Slovakia)

  • 2015 - "Polish culture worldwide"- one-time funding (grant) from The Adam Mickiewicz Institutes (group exhibition, Bratislava, Slovakia)

  • 2013 - Magazine about art „Arteon" Art No. 10 (162) (Young Art)

 

WORKS IN CATALOGUE:

  • 14. Textile Miniature Exhibition "BANALITY AND GRACE", catalog released by Slovenske zdruzenie textilnych vytvarnikov TXT

  • Publication of the project in the catalog - Geumgang Nature Art Pre-Biennale 2017,„Shelter in the forest", ISBN 978-89-93531-25-1

  • III Triennial of Textile 2012- 2013 Without borders, catalog released by Klub textilnych vytvarnikov Arttex

  • 7th From Lausanne to Beijing Biennial, Nantong, Chiny, ISBN 978-7-112-14746-5

  • 12 Ogólnopolska Wystawa Tkaniny Unikatowej, Łódź 2013, Poland, ISBN 978-83-60146-41-5

  • 11 Przegląd Sztuki Survival, Wrocław, Poland, catalog released by Art.Transparent, ISBN 978-83-926272-7-2

  • „Prawdopodobnie Ziemia lubi się kręcić", Galeria Miejska Arsenał, Poznań, Poland, catalog released by Galeria Miejska Arsenał, ISBN 978-83-61886-53-2

  • VALCELLINA AWARD - Interantional Contemporary Textile/Fiber Art Competition, Maniago, Italy, catalog released by Le Arti Tessili 

  • 16th International Mini Textile Exhibition, "Textiles Over Gold", Galeria Umelka, Bratyslava, Slovakia, catalog released by Slovenske zdruzenie textilnych vytvarnikov TXT

  • 2 edycja Przeglądu Sztuki SURVIVAL, "Miasto – stan zapalny", Wrocław, Poland, catalog released by Art Transparent, Fundacja Sztuki Współczesnej

  • 5th International Triennial of Tapestry - Novi Sad 2014, Serbia, catalog released by Atelje 61, ńovi sad, ISBN 978-86-85255-06-9

  • 5th Riga International Textile and Fibre Art Triennial -''Tradition and Innovation'', DIVERSITY&UNITY,  Latvijas, ISBN 978-9934-8474-8-6

  • IV Triennial of Textile, Textile Art of Today, catalog released by Trienale textilu bez hranic, ISBN 978-80-972038-4-9

  • 15 Międzynarodowe Triennale Tkaniny, Łódź 2016,  Poland, ISBN 978-83-60146-58-3

  • Contextile 2016, Contemporary Textile Art Biennial, Guimarães, Portugal, ISBN 978-989-96552-4-9

  • 9. Międzynarodowe Biennale Artystycznej Tkaniny Lnianej "Z krosna do Krosna” 2016, Krosno, Polska, catalog released by Muzeum Rzemiosła w Krośnie, ISBN 978-83-89921-28-4

  • “Pushing the boundaries III", Museum of Applied Art, Belgrade, Serbia, catalog released by The Association of Applied Arts Artists and Designers of Serbia, ISBN 978-86-87017-40-5

  • 20th International Minitextile exhibition „CELEBRATION", Bratislava, Slovakia, catalog released by Slovak Textile Artists Association TXT

  • The 27th International Exhibition of Contemporary Textile Art, catalog released by Arte&Arte association

  • Contextile 2018, 4th edition of the Biennial of Contemporary Textile Art, catalog released by Ideias Emergentes, Producao Cultural, CRL, Portugal, ISBN 978-989-96552-5-6

  • International exhibition of minitextiles „Treasure Island", catalog released by St. Petersburg Textile Artists' Guild and Creative Professionals' Union - International Guil of Masters.

  • 10th International Artistic Linen Cloth Biennial 2018, catalog released by Muzeum Rzemiosła w Krośnie, ISBN  978-83-89921-32-1

  • "Garden of Eden", Castle Neuhaus, St. Martin im Mühlkreis, Haslach , Austria, catalog released by Textile Kultur Haslach, 2019, ISBN 978-3-9502564-7-5

  • II Biennale Tkaniny Artystycznej w Poznaniu, Museum of Applied Arts, Poland, ISBN 978-83-955422-0-6