Ewa Fodczuk

About artist

Born in Warsaw, 1966; studied at the Institute of Fine Arts, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University in Lublin. Degree in painting at Prof. Mieczysław Herman’s studio in 1992. Active in easel painting and fashion designing. Organized social action “Ciuch w ruch” (Clothes Swap). Promotes the idea of slow food. Her work inspires quiet contemplation. She concentrates on places that people pass every day and look at so often that they become almost unnoticed. Two important elements of her paintings are light and colour; she makes trivial and common interiors appear extraordinary, and highly imaginative compositions on canvas. Based on her observations, the artist depicts simple and ordered architectural) forms contrasted with a deep, clear colour. In 2002–2004 she ran the Klub Farbiarnia in Bielsko-Biała, known for a variety of activities in the field of music, theatre, video art, performance, painting, etc., attended by Polish and foreign artists. Also a teacher at the Bielsko-Biała School of Industries.


Ewa Fodczuk


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