IDA KARKOSZKA – 1985 r.

Studies at the Faculty of Sculpture of the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw. Defence of the M.A. thesis in 2009 under the guidance of prof. Antoni Janusz Pastwa, the tile of the M.A. thesis: “FROM THE DEPTH…”, a medallic annex with prof. Hanna Jelonek under the title: “Signum temporis” (cycle of medals cast in bronze and cast iron). The central theme of the diploma thesis and the annex was the image of a horse.

Works in the British Museum (2010), on Stare Powązki Cemetery (2012), in private collections in Poland and abroad (Canada, Holland, Japan, Great Britain, Germany and
Finland).

AWARDS ADN DISTINCTION

2015 the artistic scholarship of the capital city of Warsaw

2010 first place “Youth Artist” on the International Congress of Medallists FIDEM

2008 first place “Sculpture of the year” organized by OW ZPAP (the Association of Polish Artists – Warsaw District)

2008 first place “Sculpture of the IV quarter” organized by OW ZPAP (the Association of Polish Artists – Warsaw District)

EXHIBITIONS

2017 the author’s exhibition “Children of War”, SOHO Factory, Warsaw

2016 the International Exhibition of Medallic Art –34rd Congress of the International Art Medal Federation FIDEM, Ghent, Belgium

2016 International Art Fair Warsaw, PGE National Stadium

2016 the author’s cross-section exhibition at SOHO Factory, Warsaw

2015 the author’s exhibition “Arena Sztuki” (Arena of Art), PGE National Stadium

2014 a post-competition exhibition “Rotmistrz Witold Pilecki”, the Palace of Culture and Science

2013 a collective exhibition “Nasza jest Noc” (Our is the night), Galeria van Golik

2013 a collective exhibition under the title “Apetyt na sztukę” (Apettite for art), Galeria van Golik

2013 a post-competition exhibition in OW ZPAP (the Association of Polish Artists – Warsaw District) “W hołdzie polskim artystom baletu” (A tribute to Polish ballet artists)

2012 an exhibition in the International Olympic Committee under the title “Sport i olimpijskie wartości: doskonałość, przyjaźń, szacunek” (Sport and the Olympic values: excellence, friendship, respect)

2011 a collective exhibition, Night of the Museums, Galeria van Golik

2011 an auction exhibition in OW ZPAP (the Association of Polish Artists – Warsaw District)

2011 the author’s exhibition “Sprzedam konia” (I’m selling the horse) in Sinnet club in Warsaw

2011 a collective exhibition “Bestie w sztuce” (Beasts in the art) Galeria van Golik

2010 the author’s exhibition in Marriott hotel in Warsaw

2010 the International Exhibition of Medallic Art – 31st Congress of the International Art Medal Federation FIDEM, Tampere, Finland

2010 the author’s exhibition in Auran gallery, Turku, Finland

2010 a collective exhibition “Noc artystów w Muzeum Nocy” (Night of the artists in the Museum of the Night), Galeria van Golik

2010 an exhibition of sculpture and painting, Dworek na Długiej, Warka

2010 an individual exhibition “Córka i Ojciec” (Daughter and Father), Galeria van Golik

2009 participation in the invasion of Independent Art Re:wizje

2008 a collective exhibition in OW ZPAP (the Association of Polish Artists – Warsaw District)

2008 a post-competition exhibition in the Museum of Hunting and Horsemanship in Warsaw

2007 an exhibition of the professors and students of the Academy of Fine Art in Warsaw, Sofia, Bulgaria