Paulina Penc – multimedia artist born 1980 in Częstochowa, Poland. Lives in Warsaw.
In her paintings, she refers to cultural changes, personality disorders associated with the virtual world and artificial intelligence. “Nowadays the semantics of the cybernetic language defines human emotions. Human is determined by its software, which can generate a greater risk of error in its daily actions” – says the artist. She also makes drawings for animations and stage visualizations.
Her paintings were exhibited in important galleries in London, Paris, and Warsaw, and were organized by Masovian Institute of Culture. About the artist already appeared several publications, among others in the Madrid cultural magazine, letraBrick. She is valued by the leading Cultural Institutions – at the CSW Center of Contemporary Art in U- jazdowski Castle, she talked about art and philosophy from her perspective.
She co-created the experimental music project. Concentrated on experimental music, soul, jazz, funky. The characteristic elements of the artist’s arrangement are the groove, synopsis combined with free jazz vocalize, ethnic style, beatbox. She works with Helicon using especially harmonizers, chorus, delicately distort her voice makes her sound unparalleled.
2011-2013 MA studies at the Department of Media Art and Scenography at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw graduated with the highest grade
2009-2011 BA studies at the Department of Media Art and Scenography at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. Honours degree
2004-2009 Studies at the Department of Conservation and Renovation of Art at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
2017: Exposition of painting from series Creator, Burakowska 14- Open area- Events places, Warsaw
2017: Performance of experimental music and vocal, Paulina Penc, Krystian Batyjewski, Lava Avant-garde Film Festival, Cracow
2016: Collective exhibition “An Animal”, Bardzo Biała Gallery, Warsaw
2016: Collective exhibition “I Believe In”, Bardzo Biała Gallery, Warsaw
2016: Exposition in the context of “Visual Spa” – open call, Matosek- Niezgoda, Blue Skyscraper, Warsaw
2016: Exposition and concert under the collective action under the motto ” Joanna Zdzirska cannot paint”, Bardzo Biała Gallery, Warsaw
2016: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Creator, Submissive Gallery, Divine Prague, Warsaw
2015: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Shining bright, Masovian Gallery, Masovian Department in Warsaw, Bank Place 3/5, Warsaw
2014: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Camp ist Maine Kampf, Konduktorownia, Society for the Encouragement of Fine Arts, Częstochowa, Poland
2014: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Camp ist Maine Kampf, Stalowa 52 Gallery, Warsaw
2014: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Individuation, Abakus Gallery, The Capital City of Cultural Education, Warsaw
2013: Diploma exhibition, Spokojna Gallery, Warsaw
2013: Collective exhibition, Alles Murales, The Sound Gallery, Paris
2012: Individual exhibition of paintings from series Homofemia, Palace of Culture and Science in Warsaw
2012: Contr-Attack, performance, Performance Space in London
2012: Sound realization with own vocal, club- gallery Bee’s sleep in Warsaw
2012: Collective exhibition Standards, Night of Museums, Art Gallery in Płock, Poland