|MOCAK is embarking on a series of exhibitions showing the oeuvres of artists who live and work in Krakow. These presentations will encompass a variety of media. The series is inaugurated with a show of artists born between 1980 and 1990. |
After the initial selection of the works to be shown, it transpired that painting would be the dominant genre. Besides painting, however, sculpture, video, photography, drawing and installation will all make a prominent appearance. The exhibition aims to demonstrate the leading trends on the Krakow contemporary art scene. This is also an attempt to take on board the artistic legend of the city, since the mid-19th century dominated by artistic giants. In the world of art, Krakow has been famous as the site of many ‘firsts’. It was in Krakow that the first Polish Academy of Fine Arts opened, the first national museum was funded and the first Institute of History of Art in Poland saw the light of day.
Artists: Marta Antoniak, Tomek Baran, Monika Chlebek, Dawid Czycz, Viola Głowacka, Justyna Górowska, Mateusz Hajdo, Kornel Janczy, Ewa Juszkiewicz, Irena Kalicka, Emilia Kina, Kamil Kukla, Agata Kus, Mikołaj Małek, Agnieszka Piksa, Tomasz Prymon, Grzegorz Siembida, Michał Stonawski, Łukasz Stokłosa, Mateusz Szczypiński, Jakub Woynarowski, Michał Zawada, Jakub Julian Ziółkowski
MOCAK The Museum of Contemporary Art in Krakow Website