Michal Iwanowski Photographer

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

New Work. Galeri, Cernarfon, Wales, 31 August - 12 October 2018

 

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

 

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

 

Born in 1977 in Poland.

 

Living and working in Cardiff, Wales since 2001.

 

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

 

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

 

Freelance photographer and Teacher of Photography at Ffotogallery, Cardiff.

SELECTED AWARDS

 

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

 

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

 

Arts Council of Wales Grant for the completion and presentation of 'Clear Of People,' (2013).

 

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

 

Wales Arts International Grant for “Fairy Fort Project,”(2009).

 

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

 

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)

 

THE MAGENTA FOUNDATION, 'Flash Forward Tenth,' (2014)

 

CCQ, 'Clear Of People,' Issue 3, pp 20-23 (2014)

 

SOURCE, 'Clear Of People,'  Issue 79, pp.62 (2014)

 

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

 

BLOWN MAGAZINE, October 2010, 'Minus The Mother.' (2010)

 

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

 

BRITISH JOURNAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY, 17 December, Project Assistance Award, 'Ne' series, pp.42-43 (2008)

 

SOURCE, Issue 51, 'Untitled,' from Minus The Mother series. (2007)