Marek Wasilewski (Poznań)
author's presentation and reading from a book „Absent Art”
Marek Wasilewski was born May 16, 1968 in Poznan. In 1993 he graduated from the State Art College in Poznan.
In 1997 he held The British Council fellowship and the following year, in 1998, graduated from Central St. Martin's College of Art and Design in London. Between 1993 and 1996 he was the editor of „Zeszyty Artystyczne” published by the State Art College in Poznan. He published widely since, among others in Czas Kultury, Format, Obieg, Exit, and Art Monthly. He was awarded twice Nagroda Artystyczna Miasta Poznania (Poznan Art Award) for young artists. In 1996 he also traslated a book by David Sylwester Cruelty of Fact – Conversations with Francis Bacon.
Currently he works as an academic at the Art Academy of Poznan.