Tomasz Madajczak

Tomasz Madajczak

Barryroe, Tragumna

Skibbereen

Co.Cork

Ireland

tel: 00353(0)863095076


email: t.madajczak@gmail.com

 www.tomaszmadajczak.com


Born in 1979 Gorzów Wlkp., Poland


Nationality: Irish/Polish


Based in Ireland since 2003

From 2010 active involvement in arts and education in West Cork.

Art workshops realised with teenagers from Bantry (2013) and Clonakilty (2012 an experimental movie “The Wheel of Life”),as well as (2012/2013)“The Voice of Ireland - Who Am I?”, created with the cooperation of elderly people attending the Day Care Centre, Skibbereen, Ireland. 2014 “Beyond Sound Communication” art project involving deaf community from Co.Cork. Since 2015 active involvement in Uillinn Art Centre as art workshop facilitator , organising art presentations, art workshops and collaborating with visiting artists. From 2019 Facilitator of Inclusive Photography Workshop - on 49 North Street Skibbereen), 2019 number of wet-plate collodion workshops for adults. 2019 Active involvement in Skibbereen Arts Festival.

2019 - Guest Lecturer at Sherkin Island TUDublin - BAVA course.


EDUCATION


2003


Masters ( art photography and art installation) The Fine Arts Academy , Poznań, Poland (final diploma obtained in Intermedia department, course led by Prof. Andrzej Syska)


1998 – 2003


Studies at Fine Art Academy , Poznań, Poland


1994 – 1998


High school Gorzów Wlkp. , Poland


INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS


2019

“Complete Immersion” – post residency – site specific installation, Uillinn, Skibbereen, Ireland


2018

“Hybrid Identity” - post residency exhibition - “The Guesthouse” Cork City, Ireland


2017

“Areas of Presence” - post residency exhibition - “The Guesthouse” Cork City, Ireland

2016

“Neomorph” Uillinn, West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Ireland


2015 

“Processes of Change” Tactic Cork Gallery, Cork, Ireland

2013

“Processes of Change” Art space “Lamus”, Gorzów Wlkp., Poland

2013

“Processes of Change” West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Ireland

2005

“Interpenetration” Gallery of Photography and New Media,

Gorzów Wlkp., Poland (interactive installation)


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

“Unspoken Tongue” Collaborative performance and happening, Mothrtongues festival, Tallagh, Dublin, Ireland 

2021

“Creativity Beyond Quarantine” Islamabad, Pakistan

2020

“No Space” Series of Art Collaborations, Films, Performances, Installations, Private studio West Cork, Skibbereen and Uillinn West Cork Art Centre, Skibbreen

2020

“Imagine” Refugee week, art festival, group exhibition, Dublin 

2020

“Transhumance” group exhibition, Dublin

2020

“Thought Space” written word performance and installation “Mothertongues”  festival RuaRed gallery, Dublin

2020 

“Art in Action” Uillinn West Cork Arts Centre, Skibbereen, Ireland

2019

“Sztuka Szuka i Stuka” MOOS Art Centre, Gorzów Wlkp, Poland

2018

“Light Sensitive” Blue House Gallery, Schull, Co.Cork, Ireland

2014

“Scale Factor” - The Guesthouse, Cork, Ireland

2014

“Scale Factor” -  Terminal08 , Gorzow Wlkp. Poland

2011

“Mind Gardens” - two artist exhibition, Working Artists Studios, Skibbereen, Ireland

2010

“Art=Adding” – international art festival , Szczecin , Poland

2010

“Cuisle Ag Ardu” – “An Gailearai” Falcarragh, Co.Donegal , Ireland

2010

“The Pursuit of Happiness” – inetrnational exhibition, “Arsenal” gallery , Poznań, Poland

2009

“Inspirations” – international exhibition , Bad Freienwalde, Germany

2009

“Waiting In The Wings” – prformance / instalation festival,

Maastricht , Netherlands

2009

“ID art festival” - (interactive instalation with use of dia projection), Terminal08 , Gorzow Wlkp. Poland

2008

“Autumn Saloon” - (video) The Art Centre of Gorzów City ,Poland

2008

“Re-Lines” , (concrete poetry instalation) Art Festival

“Labirynt” , Kłodzko, Poland

2006

“The Silent Man” performance ,art festival “24 Hours”,

The House of Poets “Tight Fili” Gallery, Cork, Ireland

2006

Photo exhibition, The Grainnan Theatre, Letterkeny,

Co.Donegal , Ireland

2004

“Triennale of the Young” , Orońsko Sculpture Centre, Poland

 2003

“The Direction of Touring”, “Spichlerz” Museum , Gorzów Wlkp.

Poland

2003

“Inner Spaces” Modern Art Centre , Poznań, Poland

2003

“SMS” Gorzów Wlkp., Poland

2002

Contemporary Art Exhibition ,Wozownia Gallery, Toruń,

Poland

2002

“Complex Simplexu” Lyon, France


SHOLARSCHIPS/AWARDS


2021

“NoSpace”  - Platform31 arts bursary

2020

„No Space“ Visual Arts - Covid-19 Response Award

2020

Artist in community award – research and development, Create, Ireland

2018

Artist in community award - “The Sound and Space” - research and development, Create, Ireland

2014 

Artist in community award - art and disability - research and development, Create, Ireland

© Tomasz Madajczak

© Tomasz Madajczak