Joanna Smielowska

Joanna Smielowska

Gdynia, Pomerania, Poland

About Joanna Smielowska

Joanna Śmielowska: born in Częstochowa, habitant of Gdynia, Poland. Education and licence at Academy of Fine Arts in Poznań/ Warsaw. Participation in several painting exhibitions in country or abroad and in the animated movie "Loving Vincent" under Dorota Kobiela' direction, awarded by European Film Award, nominated to Oscar Award 2018.

Says about herself: I knew from the very begining that painting is my passion, life and love. My art balances between poetry and realism, dream and reality.

Education

Master Of Fine Arts Degree 2000/Diploma in Graphics from the Woodcut Studio of prof. Zbigniew Lutomski Department of Painting, Graphic, and Sculpture, Academy of Fine Arts, Poznan, Poland





Exhibitions

2018 - Wystawa zbiorowa prac autorskich, artystów pracujących przy filmie "Loving Vincent" Galeria Mariacka. Gdańsk
2018 - Zamek Tuczno, wystawa poplenerowa
2018 – Regionalny Instytut Kultury w Katowicach.
Wystawa prac autorskich czwórki artystów pracujących przy filmie „Twój Vincent“
2018 - „We Cannot Speak Other Than By Our paintings“ Wystawa zbiorowa. Kurt Vonnegut
Museum & Library, Indianapols, USA
2017 - Jareminiscencje & Smielografy. Painting,
drawing and photography exhibition in the
Sierakowski Mansion (Dworek Sierakowskich)
in Sopot jointly with Bogdan Jaremin
2016 – Painting animator " Loving Vincent", first fully painted feature film.Praca nad filmem Twój Vincent
2015 – Painting animator " Loving Vincent" first fully painted feature film.
2014 - Painting animator " Loving Vincent" and "Nad ranem" Malowanie filmu Twój Vincent oraz animowanego teledysku „Nad ranem“
2014 – Space of Imagination, painting and drawing
exhibition in the Baltic Philharmonic in Gdańsk, jointly with Joanna Wyrostkiewicz
2014 - Oda do wody. Polsko Litewska wystawa malarstwa. Nadbałtyckie Centrum Kultury. Galeria NCK
2003 – Drawing and painting exhibition in the Polish
Club in Berlin, jointly with Monika Radzewicz
1999 – 1st Biennale of Student Graphic Art, BWA
Zielona Góra
1997 – Individual exhibition in the lecture theatre of
Poznań Academy of Fine Arts
1992 – Place – a Collection of Moments in BWA
Częstochowa City Art Gallery

Awards and distinctions:
1998 – distinction in the Jacek Kseń Scholarship Contest
2012 – Infinity Art Gallery Director’s Award

Participation in auctions:
Auction for the oldest parish church in Poznań (Fara) – 1999
Auction of pictures from the film Loving Vincent – 2015