Alicja Jakimów

About artist

Born
1984

Born in 1984 in Bielsko-Biała. She is a graduate of the State High School of Visual Arts in Bielsko-Biała and the University of Silesia in Katowice, the Faculty of Art in Cieszyn. She received a diploma with honors in the Workshop of Graphic Art under the supervision of Dr Joanna Piech-Kalarus and the Graphic Design Studio under the direction of Prof Józef Hołard. In 2008 she was also a scholarship holder of the Erasmus Socrates program, as part of which she studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Lisbon. She won twice a scholarship in the field of culture and art of the city of Bielsko-Biała (2010, 2013). She presented her works at exhibitions, including in Katowice, Cieszyn, Bielsko-Biała. She deals in graphic design, illustration, photography and spatial installation. In her work, she usually takes up threads related to social, local and personal experiences. At individual exhibitions, she presented projects related to her hometown, such as the Bielsko estate in the 2BBlok photo installation, as well as photographic and multimedia portraits of the oldest artists associated with Bielsko-Biała. Since 2014, she has been involved in the editorial office of the "redakcjaBB" magazine, where she is a mentor of the graphic and photographic group, leading meetings and workshops with young people. She also runs her own graphic and photo studio, focusing mainly on projects for cultural and social associations.

Works

Alicja Jakimów

Dogs

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Alicja Jakimów

Tree house

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Alicja Jakimów

Playground

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