Michal Iwanowski

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

'Go Home, Polish,' Peckham24, Copeland Gallery, London, 17 - 20 May 2019

 

'Go Home, Polish,' Ffotogallery (Diffusion Festival of Photography), Cardiff, Wales, 1 - 30 April 2019.

 

'Go Home, Polish,' (in 'Should I Stay or Should I Go?'), Patrick Heide Contemporary, London, 28th Feb - 13th Apr 2019

 

'Go Home, Polish,' Galeria Fotografii Fort, Warsaw, Poland, 21 Sep - 25 Nov 2018

 

'Go Home, Polish,' Galeri, Caernarfon, Wales, 21 September - 3 November 2018

 

'Clear of People,' 58th Annale, Porec, Croatia, 2 August - 15 September 2018

 

'Clear of People,' Athens Photo Festival, Athens, Greece, Benaki Museum 6 June - 29 july 2018

 

'Unfixing Histories,' (with Dragana Jurisic), Noorderlicht House of Photography, Groningen, April 2018

 

'Clear of People,' Art Central Gallery, Barry, 27 January - 24 February 2018.

 

'Clear of People,' Spot Galery, Zagreb, Croatia, 11 September - 6 October 2017

 

'Moon Landing,' ('Murmurations'), Craft In The Bay, Cardiff, May - July 2017

 

'Clear of People,' PhotoIreland, Dublin, Ireland, 1 - 31 May 2017

 

In Residence II, ('Clear of People'), Oliver Sears Gallery, London, UK, 6 - 28 October 2016

 

'Clear of People,' DocField Festival, Barcelona, Spain, 18 May - 4 Sep 2016

 

'(Un)known Identity,' ('Clear of People'), Contact Sheet, Sydney, Australia, 10 Mar - 2 Apr 2016

 

'Clear Of People,' Festiwal Teatralny DEMOLUDY, Olsztyn, Poland, 20 - 24 Oct 2015

 

'Postwar Stories,' ('Clear Of People'), Tbilisi Photography Festival, Georgia, 25 Sep - 6 Oct 2015

 

'Once Upon a Picture,' The Arc, Dublin, Ireland, 28 March - 2 May 2015

 

'Clear Of People,' Y Gallery, Minsk, Belarus, 4 -21 February 2015

 

'Postwar Stories,' ('Clear Of People'), Kaunas Photography Gallery, Lithuania, 21 Nov - 14 Dec 2014

 

'No Regrets,' Galeri, Caernarfon, October 6 - November 4 2014

 

'No Regrets,' The Kickplate Gallery, Abertillery, 4 July  - 2 August 2014

 

'Clear Of People,' Ffotogallery, Turner House, 6 February-8 March 2014

 

'Eisteddfod,' Y Lle Celf Exhibition at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, Wrexham, 30 June-6 August 2011

 

'Strange Bedfellows II,' The Assembly Rooms, London, 3-19 November 2010

 

'Flash Forward,' Griffin Museum of Photography, Boston, MA, 6 April to 9 May 2010

 

'Dialogue: A Fake Romance?' Elysium Gallery, Swansea, 19-27 February 2010

 

'Auxesis - Through The Lens,' TactileBosch, Cardiff, 23 January-13 February 2010

 

'Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2009,' FotoWeek, Washington, DC, 6-14 November 2009

 

'Flash Forward - Emerging Photographers 2009,' Lennox Contemporary, Toronto, 8-25 October 2009

 

'Subversive Correspondence,' Willesden Green, The Gallery, London, 19 August-2 September  2009

 

'Subversive Correspondence,' Broadwalk Arts, Bristol, 20-23 July 2009

 

'The Big Fuss,' Nos Da, Cardiff, 13 June-31 July 2009

 

'CRACK,' Hacnkey Empire Theatre, London, 13 May-9 June 2009

 

'Transfixed Motion|The Transitory Still,' SIAD Gallery, Sheffield, 3-18 April 2009

 

'Hajdpark,' III Praski Przeglad Teatralny, Warsaw,18-24 August 2008

 

'It Will Sink If You Touch It,' Milgi Gallery, Cardiff, October-December 2008

 

'There And Back,' Ffotogallery, Cardiff, 31 October-2 November 2008

 

'Emerging,' Milgi Gallery, Cardiff, Aprril-May 2007

 

'Hajdpark,' II Praski Przeglad Teatralny, Warsaw, 20-26 August 2007

 

'Diversities,' Tactile Bosch, Cardiff, 10-17 December 2004

BIO

 

 

MA in English (University of Wroclaw, Poland, 2002)

 

MFA in Documentary Photography (University of Wales, Newport 2008)

 

Living and working in Cardiff, Wales since 2001.

 

SELECTED AWARDS

 

Nominated/Longlisted for Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2020 for 'Go Home Polish' exhibition at Peckham24, London.

 

Nominated/Longlisted for Deutsche Borse Photography Prize 2018 for the book 'Clear of People.'

 

Shortlisted for Die Schonsten Deutschen Bocher - The Best German Book Design 2017 for 'Clear of People.'

 

Top 10 Books of 2016 for 'Post-war stories' at The New York Art Book Fair

 

Kaunas Artist Residency (with Lithuanian Ministry of Culture and Ffotogallery), Nov - Dec 2012.

 

Honourable Mention at Px3 Prix De Photographie, Paris. (2009)

 

Winner of Emerging Photographers 2009 by Magenta Foundation (2009).

 

Finalist in British Journal of Photography Project Assistance Award (2008).

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

'THE EYES MAGAZINE,' with text by Tim Clark, October 2019

 

'UNSEEN MAGAZINE,' with text by Emma Lewis, September 2019

 

'CHRONICLE,' Ffotogallery, 2018, ISBN-13: 978-1-872771-49-6

 

POST-WAR STORIES | POKARIO ISTORIJOS, Kaunas Photographrs' Association, ISBN 978-609-8099-12-6 (2015)

 

EUROPEAN PROSPECTS: REPORT, Ffotogallery, ISBN 13: 978-1-872771-59-5 (2015)

 

PERSPECTIVES ON PLACE, J.A.P. Alexander, Bloomsbury, ISBN 978-1-4725-3389-0 (2015)

 

EUROPEAN PROSPECTS, 'Clear Of People,' Ffotogallery, ISBN-13: 978-1-872771-99-1 (2014)

 

FLASH FORWARD - Emerging Photographers 2009, The Magenta Foundation, Hardcover, ISBN: 978-0-0721257-5-7 (2009)

 

 

SELECTED EVENTS | ARTIST TALKS

 

In Conversation with Tim Clark, Peckham24, May 2019.

 

Bath University, Corsham, 9 January 2019

 

Elysium Gallery, Swansea, 26 October 2018

 

BBC Radio Wales Arts Show, 12 October 2018

 

BBC World Live, 10 October 2018

 

Falmouth University, 20 August 2018

 

Carmarthen School of Arts, February 7 2018

 

Art Central Gallery, Barry, 27 January 2018

 

Ravensbourne University, London, 27 November 2017

 

Book signing, Tipi Books, Cosmos, Arles Photo Festival, 5 July 2017

 

In Conversation with Tom Mrazauskas, Self Publish Riga, Riga Photo Month, 13 May 2017

 

Artist Talk, PhotoIreland, Dublin, 14 May 2017

 

Book launch, The Photographers' Gallery, London, 20 April 2017

 

Recyclart artist talk, Brussels, Belgium, 23 November 2016

 

New Pastoral Paradigms, Artist Talk, Open College of the Arts, Sheffield, England, 23 July 2016

 

Book Presentation, PhotoBook Bristol, England, June 2016

 

'European Man,' Panel discusion, Doc Field Barcelona, Spain, May 2016

 

Artist Talk, Contact Sheet Gallery, Sydney, Australia, 14 March 2016

 

'Epic Journeys' artist talk at Redeye, Manchester, England, 3 March 2016

 

 

 

 

 

COLLECTIONS

 

 

Museum Of Contemporary Art, Zagreb, Croatia (2018)

 

National Museum of Wales, CArdiff, Wales (2019)