Jarosław Kozłowski

Born in Śrem, Poland, in 1945. Lives and works in Poznan, PL.

Education
1963 – 1969 studied painting at the State Graduate School of Fine Arts in Poznan 
                     (currently the Poznan Academy of Fine Arts), PL.
1969 –          teaches painting and drawing at the Poznan Academy of Fine Arts, PL. 
1972 – 1990 ran Galeria Akumulatory 2 in Poznan, PL.
1979      fellowship holder at the British Council in London, UK.
1981 – 1987 resident of the Poznan Academy of Fine Arts, PL.
1984 – 1985 fellowship holder at DAAD in Berlin, DE.
1991 – 1993 curator for the gallery and collection of the Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski 
                     Castle in Warsaw, PL.
1992 - 1997  taught at the Statens Kunstakademi in Oslo, NO.
1996 - 2004  taught at Rijksakademie van Beeldende Kunste in Amsterdam, NL.

Solo exhibitions (selection)
2017 Words and Colours, ŻAK | BRANICKA, Berlin, DE
2016 Sensations of Reality and Conceptual Practices 1965–1980, MOCAK, Krakow, PL
         Recycled Games, Profile Foundation, Warsaw, PL
2015 Sensation Of Reality And Conceptual Practices 1965–1980, Center of Contemporary
         Art Znaki Czasu - CoCA, Torun, PL 
2014 Atlas Sztuki, Lodz, PL
2011 Recycled News II, Galerie Steinek, Vienna, AT
         African Standards - Postcolonial Version, Galeria AT, Poznan, PL
2010 BWA Gallery of Contemporary Art, Olsztyn, PL
2009 No-truth/No-lie, Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL 
2007 Rhetorical figures III, Le Guern, Warsaw, PL
2001 United world - democratic version, Galeria BWA Zielona Góra , PL
2000 Objects and Installations, Brno House of Arts, Brno, CZ
1997 EPISODES, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL 
1994 Muzeum Sztuki, Lodz, PL
1986 Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE
1972 Foksal Gallery, Warsaw, PL


Group exhibitions (selection)
2017 Thoughts Isolated: The Foksal Gallery Archives 1966-2016, Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, PL
         Winter Assembly, Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London, UK
2016 Home At Last: The Polish House During The Transition 8th Edition Of The Warsaw
         Under Construction Festival, MoMA in Warsaw, PL
         Autumn Exhibition, Austin/Desmond Fine Art, London, UK 
         The Procedures of 1970s Art,Profile Foundation, Warsaw, PL 
         De – Mo – Cra – Cy, Galeria Labirynt - BWA Lublin, PL
2015 Setting Things in Motion. Collections in Dialogue, Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, AT
         [A] SYMMETRIES, Zacheta Lublin, PL
         Ich kenne kein Weekend. Archive and Collection René Block, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.), 
         Berlin, DE, 
         2016: Lentos Kunstmuseum, Linz, AT, Remember Lidice, Edition Block, Berlin, DE, 
         2016: Städtische Galerie Nordhorn, DE Art According To Politics, Profile Foundation, Warsaw, PL
         Personal Structures Crossing Borders, Palazzo Bembo Exhibitions, Venice, IT 
         Grammar Of Freedom / Five Lessons: Works From Arteast 2000+ Collection, 
         Garage Museum of Contemporary Art, Moskow, PL
2014 New Conceptual Practices: Natalia Brandt / Jaroslaw Kozlowski, annex14 | Raum für aktuelle Kunst, 
         Zurich, CH
         Grażyna Kulczyk Collection. Everybody Is Nobody for Somebody, Fundación Banco Santander, 
         Boadilla del Monte, ES
         For Each Gesture Another Character, Art Stations Foundation, Poznan, PL
2013 B.A.B.E - The Best Artists Books and Editors, Immanence, espace d'art contemporain, Paris, FR
         The Unanswered Question. İskele2, Neuer Berliner Kunstverein (n.b.k.) and Tanas, Berlin, DE
         Economics in Art, MOCAK, Krakow, PL
         Amazing! Clever! Linguistic! - An Adventure in Conceptual Art, Generali Foundation, Vienna, AT
2012 Beyond Corrupted Eye Akumulatory 2 Gallery, 1972–1990, Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, 
         Warsaw, PL, 2013: MOCAK, Krakow, PL
         Mediations Biennale, Biennale Office: Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan, PL 
         Anew shown - anew read, Galeria BWA Zielona Góra, PL
         Artificial Fullmoon, Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Wroclaw, PL
         the lunatics are on the loose... European Fluxus Festivals 1962-1977, Akademie der Künste, Berlin, DE, 
         MOCAK, Krakow, PL, 
         CAC Contemporary Art Center, Vilnius, LT 
         Cultural luggage, National Art Museum of Ukraine, Kiev, UA
         How to Make – Ideas, Notations, Materializations, Kunsthaus Dresden, DE
2011 Polish conceptual photography, Galeria BWA, Gorzów Wielkopolski, PL 
         Multiplication is Human - 45 Years of Edition Block 1966-2011, Tanas, Berlin, DE 
         Maps II., Esterházy Palace, Bratislava, SK
         Not In Place, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL 
         Maps. Art Cartography In The Centre Of Europe 1960 -2011, City Gallery of Bratislava, SK
         History in Art, MOCAK, Krakow, PL
2010 Over and Over Again, Wyspa Institute of Art, Gdansk, PL
         Things evoke feelings, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL 
         3 → ∞, Edition Block, Berlin, DE
         Gallery AT, Mazowieckie Centrum Sztuki Współczesnej „ELEKTROWNIA”, Radom, PL
         Mediators, The Gallery of 20th-century Polish Art, Warsaw, PL
         Starter Works from the Vehbi Koç Foundation Contemporary Art Collection, ARTER - space for art, 
         Istanbul, TR
2009 Difference Beyond Difference, Stary Browar, Poznan, PL
         Idee/Ideas, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL
         Rivers (Fleuves), Gandy Gallery, Bratislava, SK, Hameau Fournaise, Chatou, FR 
         Yesterday or on the 2nd floor - Karl Valentin, Comic and Art since 1948 - Münchner Stadtmuseum, 
         Munich, DE
         Positions of Polish Contemporary Art, Museum Junge Kunst, Frankfurt/Oder, DE 
         Reflections on Drawing, BWA Lublin, PL
2008 Mediation Biennale, Biennale Office: Centrum Kultury Zamek, Poznan, PL 
         UN COUP DE DÉS, Generali Foundation, Vienna, AT
         A Story Differently Told, LAZNIA - Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, PL 
         Vinyl - Records and Covers by Artists, Museu Serralves, Porto, PT
         To Be Continued, Edition Block, Berlin, DE
2007 = (Equals sign), Galerie Nord | Kunstverein Tiergarten, Berlin, DE
         Words – Forms – Meditations - BWA Lublin, PL
         Fluxus East, Künstlerhaus Bethanien, Berlin, DE, CAC - Contemporary Art Canter, Vilnius, LT, 
         2008: Gallery of Contemporary Art Bunkier Sztuki, Krakow, PL, 
         Ludwig Museum, Budapest, HU, Kumu Art Museum, Tallinn, EE, 
         2009: Nikolaj Kunsthal, Copenhagen, DK, 2010: Henie Onstad Art Centre, Høvikodden, NO
         For a Special Place: Documents and Works from the Generali Foundation Collection,
         Austrian Cultural Forum New York, US 
2006 27th Sao Paulo Biennial, Sao Paulo, BR
         47th October Salon, Belgrade Cultural Center, Belgrade, RS
         ...CONCEPT HAS NEVER MEANT HORSE, Generali Foundation, Vienna, AT
         In Poland, That Is Where?, Centre for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL
2005 HABIT A T - Baltic Contemporary Art Biennale, Muzeum Sztuki Współczesnej , Szczecin, PL
         Egocentric, Immoral, Outmoded, Zacheta - National Gallery of Art, Warsaw, PL 
         Way of looking at things, KOG - Kunstforum Ostdeutsche Galerie, Regensburg, DE 
         Writing, Sign, Gesture. Carlfriedrich Claus in Context from Klee to Pollock, 
         Kunstsammlungen Chemnitz, DE
2004 Collected Views From East Or West, Generali Foundation, Vienna, AT
2002 International Arteast Collection 2000+, Nacionalna Galerija - Cifte Amam, Skopje, MK 
2001 In Between - : Art. From Poland, 1945 - 2000, Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, US 
2000 visual art - simple live, Edith-Ruß-Haus für Medienkunst, Oldenburg, DE
         The Art of Eastern Europe in Dialogue with the West, Moderna galerija Ljubljana, SI 
         Art Dealers. In the Face of Reality. LAZNIA - Centre for Contemporary Art, Gdansk, PL
1999 Chronos and Kairos. Time in Contemporary Art, Kunsthalle Fridericianum, Kassel, DE
         Conceptual Reflexion in Polish Art - Experiences of Discourse: 1965-1975, Centre for
         Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL
1995 4th International İstanbul Biennial, Istanbul, TR
1994 Polish Analytical Abstraction, Awangarda Gallery, Wroclaw, PL, 1995: Galeria Stara
         BWA Lublin, PL
1992 Polish Avant-garde 1930–1990, Staatliche Berliner Kunsthalle, Berlin, DE
         Lyon, Łódź: Museum of Art in Lodz, 1931-1992, Musée d'Art Contemporain Lyon, FR 
1991 Double Identity, Museum Wiesbaden, DE
1990 Rhetorical Image, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, US
         8th Biennale of Sydney - The Readymade Boomerang, Sydney, AU

Collections (selection)
Museum of Contemporary Art, Roskilde, DK MOCAK, Krakow, PL
Museum of Art in Lodz, PL
National Museum Poznan, PL
Center for Contemporary Art Ujazdowski Castle, Warsaw, PL Moderna galerija Ljubljana, SI
Museum der Moderne, Salzburg, AT