Gdańsk Biennale of Art 2018
Place: Gdansk City Gallery 2 (GGM2), Powroźnicza street 13/15 & Günter Grass Gallery in Gdańsk (4G), Szeroka street 37
Openning GGM2: 14th of December 2018 at 7.00 P.M.
Exhibition: 14th of December 2018 - 3rd of February 2019
Final day: 3rd of February 2019 at 7.00 p.m.
Artists: Sylwia Aniszewska, Martyna Baranowicz, Paweł Błęcki, Joanna Borof, Łukasz Butowski, Jakub Danilewicz, Dolne Miasto Pany, Katarzyna Dyjewska, Kornelia Dzikowska, Przemysław Garczyński, Magdalena Hanysz-Stefańska, Filip Ignatowicz, Sylwia Jakubowska, Kamil Kocurek, Aleksandra Kotarska, Edyta Kowalewska, Mateusz Kozłowski, Aneta Kublik, Piotr Tadeusz Mosur, Dorota Nieznalska, Stanisław Olesiejuk, Anna Orbaczewska Niedzielska, Magdalena Pela, Mateusz Pęk, Agnieszka Piasecka, Magdalena Sadłowska, Ewa Skaper, Katarzyna Swinarska, Adam Swoboda, Dariusz Syrkowski, Malina Tomaszewska, Magdalena Ubysz, Dominik Włodarek, Krzysztof Wróblewski, Paweł Wyborski, Marcin Zawicki
Curator: Grażyna Tomaszewska
Coordination: Alicja Kubicka
Graphic design: Gosia Golińska
Gdańsk Biennale of Art 2018 is the fifth edition of the artistic event presenting the work of several dozen of professional artists living and working in the Pomeranian voivodeship, which is a necessary condition for participation. The competition and exhibition are aimed at reviving and integrating the local artistic community, as well as rendering an interesting offer for both the inhabitants and for tourists visiting Gdańsk.
The organizers of the biennial aim to grasp the latest trends and directions in the visual arts represented by the local artists. The event is also a response to the need of the Pomeranian artists for a cyclical and broad display of their most recent works.
The post-competition display will provide an opportunity to present the broad spectrum of techniques employed by different generations of artists.
3rd of February 2019 during the final day of the display, the artists will be awarded the Grand Prix, Rector's of the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk and the Audience awards.
Award for the winner of the 5th Biennale - Grand Prix:
The jury will select the winner from among the finalists of the 5th Biennial. There is a financial award for the winner offered by the organizer of the Biennial – the Gdańsk City Gallery.
Rector's of the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk award
The jury selected by Rector of Academy of Fine Arts in Gdańsk will choose the winner among the finalists of the 5th Biennial. There is a financial award for the winner
While visiting the post-competition display, viewers are invited to vote and single out one artist for the Audience Award.