Visual artist and printmaker (b. 1980 in Poland, currently lives and works in Tokyo). After having an accomplished career in advertising, Ewelina decided to fully dedicate herself to art in 2013. She retrained and specialised in visual arts at University of The Arts London where she graduated with distinction in 2015.
Female body is at the forefront of Ewelina’s prints and ceramic sculptures. She moves away from showing it as a finite whole, instead expressing it through a sense of space and fluidity, producing a distinctive vision of feminine physicality. Through exploration of the fundamentals of colour, form, lines and negative space, she focuses on ephemeral and unspoken aspects, using a combination of different printing techniques to produce a unique and powerful contrast. By exploring the interplay between nudity and carnality, she creates images on the edge of the figurative and abstract.
Ewelina's work has been exhibited in London, Ireland, USA, Canada, and Tokyo. In 2017, she was awarded the Print Prize by ST Bridge Foundation. Her prints are in the collection of VA Museum London, and she was shortlisted for RA Summer Show 2017 and the Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2018.
2019 - Banff Center, Canada. Artist in Residence
2018 POLKI – Hidden Power Museum of Texas Tech University, Texas US
2018 157th Annual Exhibition Society of Women Artist, Mall Gallery, London, UK
2018 Inner Strength. Women in Poland and Japan, Spiral, Tokyo.
2018 Made of Fragments, solo show, Odd One Out, Hong Kong
2018 Inner Moments, solo show, Nidi Gallery, Tokyo
2017 Ashurst Emerging Artist Price, London, UK
2017 The Latest Edition, Lindel Hall Studio, UK
2017 flower, non flower, solo show. Nidi Gallery, Tokyo
2016 Pushing Boundaries Farmleigh Gallery and Dunamaise Arts Center, UK
2016 Colour shape movement, solo show, Polish Institute in Tokyo
2015 Raw Talents International, Hoxton Arches Gallery, London, UK
2015 The piece may be fabricated, Chelsea College of Arts, London, UK
2018 Finalist, Ashurst Emerging Artist Prize 2018
2017 Print Prize by ST Bridge Foundation
2017 Shortlisted for RA Summer Show