Tomasz Szerszeń

Tomasz Szerszeń

Institute of Art, Polish Academy of Sciences http://tomaszszerszen.com/

Born 1981. Photographer, anthropologist and historian. A graduate of the Photography Department of National Film, Television and Theatre School in Łódź and Inter-faculty Individual Studies in the Humanities at the University of Warsaw, recently granted a Ph.D. degree in Humanities. He is also a member of editorial board of quarterly “Konteksty” and researcher in Institute of Art, Polish Academy of Sciences. He is an author of dozens of texts published in books and in such a reviews like “Konteksty”, “Literatura na Świecie”, “Tygodnik Powszechny”, “Res Publica Nowa”, “Dwutygodnik.com”. His artistic projects were presented in Gallery of Foundation Archeology of Photography in Warsaw (You. Me. Things in 2012 and Warsaw / Lives / Ruins alsoin 2012 – second one with Krzysztof Pijarski) and in Exchange Gallery in Łódź (I Was the First Polish Surrealist. Works From the Years 1929-39 in 2010). His works were shown on Paris Photo 2012.