kasia klon

About

Kasia Klon (or Katarzyna Klonowska) is a painter, printmaker and a nomad, born in Olsztyn, Poland, curently based in Paris.

 

In 2013 she received her MFA with honors from The Strzemiński Academy of Art with a major in Printmaking and annex in Illustration. It was presented at Best Diplomas of 2013, Prime Time exhibition in Lodz, Poland. Her work was also noticed at 15th International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, Poland – Łódź or 7th Shanghai Fu Xian Zhai International Exlibris Competitions, China, where she got honored with the Excellent Prize for Prints. 
Her works were presented at numerous group and solo exhibitions,
as well as international projects such as The Rape of Europe, A Simultaneous Exhibition of Printmaking and Installation (collaboration

between: Brazil, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal and Spain).

She currently lives and works in Paris, where in 2014 she got selectet by the Polish community in France as the second most creative Polish woman living in France (Polonaise Créative en France).

 

 

EDUCATION

 

2013 Master of Fine Arts with honors, Major in Printmaking, The Strzemiński Academy of Art, Lodz, Poland     

 

2008 Erasmus Exchange Program, Academia Albertina delle Belle Arti, Turin, Italy           

                                                    

2008 Art Education, Major in Printmaking, University of Warmia and Mazury, Olsztyn, Poland                 

                  

ART IN RESIDENCY PROGRAMS

2016 Month of Arts Practice of Heritage Space – LIMITED n INFINITIVE, Hanoi, Vietnam 

2016 Art in Residence organized by Then Cafe, Hue, Vietnam

 

 

LATEST EXHIBITIONS

2016

  • L h U M A N, La FArM, Neuilly-Plaisance, France

  • Kolor w Grafice, The Strzemiński Academy of Art, Lodz, Poland

  • Solo exhibition, Then Cafe, Hue, Vietnam  

 

2015

  • Le Jardin secret, L’Association Artetik, Paris

 

2014

  • 8th International Biennial of Miniature Art, Czestochowa, Poland

  • 15th International Triennial of Small Graphic Forms, The City Art Gallery in Lodz

  • Prime Time 2013 – Best Diplomas of Fine Arts Academy Wladyslaw Strzeminski in Lodz

 

2013

  • Wystawa pokonkursowa 7 Konkursu na małą formę grafiki, Galeria Amcor, Lodz, Poland

  • 7th Shanghai Fu Xian Zhai International Exlibris Competitions, Shanghai, China

 

  • The Rape of Europe. A Simultaneous Exhibition of Printmaking and Installation;                          

UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA, Barcelona, Spain; GALERIA E CAPELA DA FBAUL, Lisboa, Portugal; 

STRZEMIŃSKI ACADEMY OF ART, Lodz. Poland; INSTITUTO DE ARTES DA UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil; 

HOGESCHOOL VOOR DE KUNSTEN, Utrecht, Netherlands;           

 

  • Solo exhibition: Kasia Klon W Otchłani, FOTO CAFE 102, Lodz, Poland

  • Solo exhibition: Kasia Klon Grafika, GALERIA KREDENS, Lodz, Poland

 

2012

  • Wystawa technik wklęsłodrukowych, GALERIA POMIEDZY, Lodz, Poland

  • Gowanus open studios, GOWANUS STUDIO SPACE, New York, USA             

  • Prism Project, Parlor Showroom, New York, USA      

  • Ballada Zimowa, GALERIA KREDENS, Lodz, Poland        

 

 

PRIZES AND AWARDS

 

Polonaise Créative en France, Paris 2014

Prime Time 2013 – Best Diploma of Fine Arts Academy Wladyslaw Strzeminski in Lodz – Nomination

7th Shanghai Fu Xian Zhai International Exlibris Competitions - The excellent prize for prints

7. Konkurs na małą formę graficzną – Nomination

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

http://www.regardingtheartist.org/kasia-klon

Interview in regional TV; OTVM-RETSAT: http://www.otvm-retsat1.pl/?m&p=8&f=221

KALEJDOSKOP (CULTURAL MAGAZINE) http://www.e-kalejdoskop.pl/najlepsi-w-2013-roku.aspx

http://www.e-kalejdoskop.pl/Infoglob/NewsList/NewsItem.aspx?pageid=6&mid=13&ItemID=47

http://issuu.com/fbaul/docs/rapto_da_europa page 127, 146 and 153

http://www.natalialis.pl/aboutme.php

 

COLLECTIONS

 

Fu Xian Zhai Exlibris Museum, Shanghai, China

The City Art Gallery, Lodz, Poland

Central Museum of Textiles, Lodz, Poland

Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain                                                                                                      

Galeria e Capela da Fbaul, Lisboa, Portugal                                                                                                    

Strzemiński Academy of Art, Lodz. Poland                                                                                                        

Instituto de Artes da Ufrgs, Porto Alegre, Brazil

Hogeschool Voor de Kunsten, Utrecht, Netherlands