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2018 3/15(thu)ー 4/1(sun)

5 Movements  Mikołaj Poliński


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 part 1  Artist talk
 part 2 Art performance
 Misa Shimomura
 Saiko Miyajima
 Mikolaj Poliński



Mikołaj Poliński

"Five Movements" can be imagined as a chamber piece of music for violin and piano - a partite.
The piece consist of five paintings, five shades of grey, five impulses, five gestures and five performance movements.

Mikoraj Polinski  

Born 1977, Poznań. Graduated from the University of Arts in Poznań and studied at the Universität der Künste in Berlin. Works in the fields of painting, drawing and installation and is concerned with the relationship between the visual arts, music and sound. Teaches at the University of Arts in Poznań. Lives and works in Poznań and Berlin.

selected solo exhibition
2018  DISPLACEMENT (Emerson Gallery Berlin/Germany)
2016 The Sounds of Drawing (Terminal 08 Gorzów Wlkp.)
2015 Utopia Pavilion - Ise ( Ise, Contemporary Art Museum )
2014 Imagination of Movement in the Fourth Dimension (UAM Poznań/Poland)
2013 Blueshift (Galeria Miejska Arsenał Poznań/Poland)
2012 Noises of Utopia, with Misa Shimomura ( Emerson Gallery Berlin/Germany)
2011 Noises of Utopia, with Misa Shimomura, Utopia Pavilion  (Konstantynowo)
2009 The Funicular to Vesuvius (Galeria Muzalewska Poznań/Poland)
2008  Blue Fugue, with Misa Shimomura (Galeria Oko/Ucho i Galeria Naprzeciw  Poznań/Poland)
2006 Six Days in Paradise (Galeria Aneks Poznań/Poland)
2005 Utopia Pavilion (Konstantynowo koło Poznania)
2004 Utopia Pavilion (Konstantynowo koło Poznania)
2003 Mechanika nieba / The Mechanics of Heaven (Galeria Muzalewska Poznań/Poland)
2002 The Mechanics of Heaven (Galeria Akumulatory 2  Poznań/Poland)
2001 Polyphonic Order (Galeria Miejska Arsenał Poznań/Poland)
2000 Experiments (Aula University of Arts in Poznań Poznań/Poland)
1999 Introitus (Aula University of Arts in Poznań Poznań/Poland)

selected group exhibitions
2018  Revesrsed Seeing (Ise Contemporary Art Museum/Ise Japan)
2015 Drawnig by Piano, performance with Misa Shimomura  (Konin /Tsu Japan)
  Alternative View (Haus am Lützowplatz Berlin/Germany)
2014 Net ( Fundacja Profile Warszawa/Poland)
  Metamorphoses (Galeria Miejska Arsenał Poznań/Poland)
2013 Blue Fugue (Ise Contemporary Art Museum/Ise Japan)
  Nieprzekupne oko / Beyond Corrupted Eye(Muzeum Sztuki Współczesnej MOCAK Kraków/Poland)
2012 Beyond Corrupted Eye (Zachęta Narodowa Galeria Sztuki Warszawa/Poland)
2010 The Mechanics of Haeven ( Okinawa Prefectural Art Museum/Naha)
  No Explanation (Galeria Miejska Arsenał Poznań/Poland)
2007 Dialogues ( Haus am Lützowplatz Berlin/Germany)

Mikolaj Polinski lives and works in Poznań and Berlin.
He is a professor at the University of the Arts Poznan, acquiring a PhD in the field of art - theoretical reflection on the relationship between painting and music. He has exhibited a number of installation works related to the sound. Also the newest exhibition which consists of objects, paintings and performance relates to sound. The idea is inspired by the Polish composer Witold Lutoslawski
During his stay in Japan he is participating in and co-organizing exhibition of 6 polish artists "Reversed Seeing" in the Contemporary Art Museum Ise. (where he is going to present his piece "The Fugue - Inverted Version".
His work gives expression to “Invisible element”, which he understands as the core of art.
His installation will add a new stimulus to Japanese understanding of spatial awareness.
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