Born in Poland in 1984, Bartosz Beda relocated to the UK in 2008. After graduating with a MA in Fine Art in 2011, he was selected for the 2012 Catlin Art Guide as one of the most promising emerging artists in the UK. In 2012, Beda was short-listed for Saatchi New Sensations exhibition in London for most exciting graduate students in the IK, and won the esteemed Towry Award for the Best of North of England, as well as a six-month scholarship to Academy of Fine Arts in Dresden, Germany. Beda had solo exhibitions at Galleria Liebre, Spain (2013), BAC Gallery, Colombia (2015), Jackson-Teed, England (2016), Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, USA (2017), and received a fellowship from Fondazione perl’Arte in Rome, Italy in 2016.
2011-2012 Manchester Metropolitan University, MA Fine Arts, UK
2008-2011 Manchester Metropolitan University, BA Fine Arts, First Class Honours, UK
1999-2003 Private Secondary Art School in Lodz, Poland
Upcoming exhibition at Brownsville Museum of Fine Art in Texas, USA. Exhibition will take place in July.
Selected Solo exhibitions
2019 TBA, Execute Project, Mesquite, TX, USA
2019 TBA, Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX, USA
2019 TBA, Hopkins Center for the Arts Reddening Gallery, Hopkins, MA, USA
2018 Ten Starts From One, Mildred M. Cox Gallery, Fulton, MO, USA
2017 Beneath the Surface, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Davie, Florida, USA
2016 Feeling Good About Things, Jackson-Teed, York, UK
2014 Blast of Absolute, BAC Bogota Arte Contemporaneo, Bogota, Colombia
2014 Revision of Displacement, Galeria Bogota, Nogales School, Bogota, Colombia
2014 State of Escape, The Studios, New Mills, UK
2013 Myriad of Alterity, Liebre Gallery, Madrid, Spain
Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA, USA
GoggleWorks, Center for the Arts, Reading, PA, USA
Brownsville Museum of Fine Art, Brownsville, TX, USA
Fondazione Per’l Arte, Rome Italy
Siena Institute, Siena, Italy
Beda’s work has been placed in numerous private collections internationally.