EPHEMERA

akcje, zdarzenia, nietrwałe obiekty, instalacje i environmenty

actions, events, transitory objects, installations and environments  

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

N-O-W, 2014

triple video loop projection, 3-way sound

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ŚCIANA DARMOWEJ ENERGII / FREE ENERGY WALL

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

OBRAZY DLA BEZDOMNYCH / PICTURES FOR THE HOMELESS

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MOZAIKA PODŁOGOWA / FLOOR MOSAIC

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

PIASKOWNICA/ SANDBOX

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

object / light/ sound environment

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

W SAMO POŁUDNIE KOŁO TREBLINKI / HIGH NOON NEAR TREBLINKA, 2013

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom 2016

video loop with sound

 
 
 
 
 
 

DUCH ŚWIĘTY / HOLY SPIRIT, 2016

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom

video loop silent

 
 
 
 
 
 

TV BUDDHA - POLISH VERSION 2016

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom

video installation

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

MOŻLIWE NIEMOŻLIWE / POSSIBLE IMPOSSIBLE, 2016

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

PLANETA / PLANET, 2016

Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „Elektrownia”, Radom

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

PUŁAPKA / TRAP

6 Land Art Festiwal nad Bugiem, Bubel Stary 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

DO DOMU / HOMEBOUND

6 Land Art Festiwal nad Bugiem, Bubel Stary, 2016

fot. Jowita Mormul

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

NIGDY TERAZ / NEVER NOW

6 Land Art Festiwal nad Bugiem, Bubel Stary, 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ESCAPE

6 Land Art Festiwal nad Bugiem, Bubel Stary, 2016

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

ANTICIPATION OR MEMORY?, post-performance installation

photograph of a 1987 post-performance installationon / earthenware pitcher / water, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa 2016 04 21

 
 
 
 

2014 WOUNDED MUSIC, sound performance (hommage a Andrzej Bieżan), XX1 Gallery, Warszawa (fot. Pum)

 
 

2012 MONEY, coins / glue / floor, Polish Institute, Bratislava

 
 

2012 MARMOREAL, video loop projection in situ, Polish Institute, Bratislava

 
 

2011 NOW, object / actions, part of Entrophy of Art project, Entropia Gallery, Wrocław

 
 

2010 GREETINGS TO A STRANGER, street film action / film record, Kielce

 
 

2009 EVERY BATTLE, environment, four video projections / burned objects / sound / stench, ODA Piotrków Trybunalski

 
 

2009 ASIA, action / installation, eastern riverbank of Wisła, Warszawa

 
 

2008 TREMBLING MIRROR, interactive sound object, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa

 
 

2008 ON A MOUNTAIN MEADOW, video loop with sound in the hanging headphones, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa

 
 

2006 WAITING FOR A GOOD JET, camera obscura room, Flat Festival, housing project Poptahof, Delft

 
 

2006 PICTURES FROM CABBAGE, digital projector / fresh cabbage, Patio Art Centre, Łódź

 
 

2006 BALLOT-BOXES ASSORTMENT, plywood / wood, 27 bottomless boxes on legs, h 20-65cm

 
 

2005 HANGING FIGURES, wall installation, graphite / arrows, 400x1700cm, Laboratorium Sztuki, Warszawa

 

2005 HANGING FIGURES, wall installation, graphite / arrows, 400x1700cm, Laboratorium Sztuki, Warszawa (details)

 
 
 
 

2003 LESSON OF BONES' SEEING, 200 oils on paper / disassembled gun / carpet / coat, AT Gallery, XX Gallery, Warszawa 2004

 
 

2003 LESSON OF BONES' SEEING, 200 oils on paper / disassembled gun / carpet / coat, AT Gallery, Poznań 2004

 
 
 
 

2002 TRANS-PARENT, plastic foil / paint / wood / cigarette-ends / concrete / red liquid

 
 
 
 

2002 GOLD RAUM, images for environment in the dark, golden foil / paint / darkness / flashing diode / snail shells

 
 
 
 
 

2001 TRUEST TRUTH, two-room installation, room setting with video camera / fake video transmission / video projection, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa - room 1

2001 TRUEST TRUTH, two-room installation, room setting with video camera / fake video transmission / video projection, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa - detail

 
 
 

2001 THE LESSON OF BONES' LISTENING, sound installation, wood / bones / PVC membrane / loudspeakers, Centre of Contemporary Art Zamek Ujazdowski, Warszawa

 
 
 
 

2001 DOUBLE, 2 rotating halves of plastic x-mas trees / chicken eggs / chicken skin / red light, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa

 
 
 
 

2000 THOSE SILLY HOLES IN PEOPLE, wood / iron / paper print of J.Holzer's stone-carved sentence, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 

2000 THE SAME FAR AND THE SAME CLOSE FROM THE FIRST AND THE LAST GLANCES OF THE MOON, seven oils on canvas / woodem box with extended lid / bread balls, installation detail 1, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 

2000 THE SAME FAR AND THE SAME CLOSE FROM THE FIRST AND THE LAST GLANCES OF THE MOON, seven oils on canvas / woodem box with extended lid / bread balls, installation detail 2, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław.

 
 
 
 

2000 RE-CONSTRUCTION, (edifice 19), bricks / toys / christmas ornaments / paint / carpet, (on the walls: "ENTRANCE" and "3 IN 1"), Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 

2000 I, MAN, iron / plasticine /electric lights / concrete / liquid / stearin, general view of the installation, width ca 800 cm, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 
 

2000 I, MAN, plasticine forms seen thru the holes in the iron panels

 

2000 I, MAN, concrete / liquid / stearin, installation detail, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 

2000 I, MAN, concrete / liquid / stearin, installation detail close-up, Miejska Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 

2000 GOOD-BYE BAD, GOOD-BYE GOOD, maple plovers / wood / glass / fabric / pillows / plastic foil / video loop, Entropia Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1999 MAMMY'S SIBERIAN GAME, drawing / glass / gypsum, height 170cm, XX1 Gallery, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 

1999 DAD'S BROKEN NOSE (BY GERMAN NAZI), trash bin / stained and stiffened handkerchiefs / paint / photograph, height 100cm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1999 BOY'S FEAR, wood / steel / skin

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1997 PLANET, telescope / golden skull at a distance of ca 100m, Miejska and Entropia Galleries, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1997 GRATIS, edible mandala (before and after), dia 130cm
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1997 GLASS-CASE, (edifice 18), bricks / museum case, height 190cm, Szklarska Poręba Museum, Szklarska Poręba

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1996 THIS IS, (edifice 11), aerated concrete / paint, ground and 1st floor, total height 5,5m, Zielona Góra Philharmonic, Zielona Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1996 SPRING, wood / iron / water / spirit / quartz / vapours, height 3,5m, Museum of Reductive Art, Świeradów Zdrój

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1996 SEDIMENTER, crushed artworks / trash / metal barriers, Park of Królikarnia National Museum branch, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 

1995 NAVE, (edifice 16), bricks / photographs / gouaches / iron / glass  /water, height 240cm, Architecture Museum, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1995 GRAVITATION, (edifice 17), bricks / words printed on paper / glass, height 340cm, BWA Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1995 untitled from the series Field of Lightnings, broom / wax / sooth /wall, BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1995 untitled from the series Field of Lightnings, bricks / grout / fabric, height ca 4m, BWA Gallery, Jelenia Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1995 FIELD OF LIGHTNINGS III, Academy of Fine Arts, Poznań

 
 
 
 
 

1995 untitled from the series Field of Lightnings III, gouaches / paper / glass / pigment, height 4m, Academy of Fine Arts, Poznań

 
 
 
 
 
 

1994 ENTRANCE 2, (edifice 13), County Museum, Bydgoszcz

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1994 ENTRANCE 1, (edifice 12), bricks / paint, Młyńska Island, Bydgoszcz

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1993 UNFINISHED COLUMN 1953-1993, (edifice 9), used bricks / chalk, height 250cm, Lubuskie County Museum, Zielona Góra.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1993 THE PROOF OF, (edifice 8), bricks, height 350cm, National Museum, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1993 PICTURES FOR THE HOMELESS, paintings on canvas / blankets / chalk, National Museum, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1993 QUADRUM QUID (edifice 7), bricks / video projection, Pracownia Chwilowa & BWA Gallery, Konin

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1993 HORTUS HERMETICUS, (edifice 10), bricks / chalk, height 290cm, Jelenia Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1992 no title, (edifice 6), newspapers / bricks, height 210cm, H.Hoover Square, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1991 TRANSMUTATION, video installation, six monitors / water / plastic foil, Ethnography Museum, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1991 SITE I, SITE II, (edifices 2 and 3), aerated concrete / water / plastic foil, height 275cm, BWA Gallery, Szczecin

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1991 no title, (edifice 5), unsold newspapera, Norblin Factory, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1991 no title, (edifice 4), red bricks / white bricks, Stargard Cultural Centre, Stargard Szczeciński

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1989 untitled, oil paint and photographs on board / iron / water / soil, BWA Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1987 CONCERT FOR SAXOPHONE, FOUR SPOTLIGHTS AND MIRRORS, with participation of Marek Nędziński (saxophone), Marek Majewski, Zbyszek Olkiewicz, Tomek Świtalski (big mirrors) and the audience (small mirrors), MARCHEWKA / CARROT International Alternative Music Festival, Gwardia Hall, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1987 THREE WATERS, paint on the wall / water / plastic foil, height ca 200cm, basement of ruined church, Żytnia Parish, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1987 no title, installation (acrylic on canvas / painted and carved plancks / water / plastic foil, height ca 230cm, Promocyjna Gallery, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1987 THREE WATERS II, paint on the wall / water / plastic foil, height ca 200cm, 2nd Bennial of New Art, Zielona Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1987 MEMORY OR ANTICIPATION?, post-performance installation, acrylic on the wall / clay pitcher / water, 

2nd Bennial of New Art, Zielona Góra

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1986 LILA, paint / golden powder / light, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1986 BEYOND THE MIND, (edifice 1), aerated concrete, height 320cm, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1983 ON THE SPREADING OF THE LIGHT, action (with participation of Joanna Stańko), Foto-Medium-Art Gallery, Wrocław

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1983 MADONNAS, photo installation in situ, basement of ruined church, Żytnia Parish, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 WITH-DRAWING ACTION (with Floor van Keulen), chalk on the floor, furniture and other objects, S Gallery, Toruń

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 NO FUTURE, double projection, Mazzo, Amsterdam

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 LIVING AND MISSING, detail of the final exhibition of a project carried out with participation of artists from VAVD, 20 LIVE PROJECTS, VAVD, Stockholm

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 EUROPE, ART AND FEAR, post-performance installation, chalk on the floor / dripping water / four distant sounds, ca 10x10m, 

CRES Studio, Groningen

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - PHOENIX, ephemeral object, fern in a pot / flames, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - NO, performance (with Jerzy Onuch), Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - DOGS, heating spiral / sound, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - NEW YORK, projection / sound, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - LUNCH, projection / food / situation, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1981 TWELVE HOURS' BREAK - HERE AND NOW (POLITICS INFECTS ART), sound installation, Pracownia Dziekanka, Warszawa 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1978 package of 100 photocopied statement leaflets sent to the Bennial of Young Art, exhibited as free to take and vanished in consequence, BWA Gallery Sopot

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1977 FIRE TABLE, chain-reaction, prepared table / gypsum / glass pane / heating spirals / matches / explosive caps / camping fuel / sparklers, duration approx. 10 min, Academy of Fine Arts, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1976 MY OWN TV PROGRAMME, ephemeral installation /action, turned on tv-set without kinescope / electric light / sparklers / current broadcast sound, duration approx. 15 min, Mospan Gallery, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1975 from the series ACTIVITIES IN NATURE, Zamordeje Bay

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1975 FRIENDS, photo installation in situ (on two facing walls), Repassage Gallery, Warszawa

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1974 SLOWLY WHITENS AND FADES AWAY, transparent on two flagpoles, ink on fabric, International Artists' Meeting, Osetnica

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

1974 no title, fresh grass / milk bottles / white liquid / red liquid / dried grass leaves / graphite, International Artists' Meeting, Osetnica