Agata Surdziel

About artist

Born
1975

Born in Oświęcim, she has lived and worked in Germany for a few years. She is a graduate of the National Secondary School of Fine Arts in Bielsko-Biała and the Academy of Fine Arts in Lódź where she studied at the Faculty of Industrial Design and the Faculty of Graphic Design, Department of Packaging Design. Scholarship from the Minister of Culture and National Heritage (1999-2000), the Künstlerwege e. Staatliche Akademie der Künste Bildenden Foundation, Stuttgart (Germany, 2000) and the Norwegian Government at the AHO Oslo School of Architecture, Faculty of Industrial Design (Norway, 2001-2002). Winner of numerous international competitions, since 1998 a member of the Polish Artists' Association - Polish Applied Art, branch in Łódź. She has worked as an assistant at the Laboratory of Industrial Ergonomics, Academy of Fine Arts in Łódź, lecturer in Packaging Design at the Private School of Fine Arts and Design in Łódź and as an independent designer. Since 2005, a designer at the packaging company Huhtamaki in Rosenberg in Germany.