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Kasia Banas

Born in Poland. Studied painting, graphic art and sculpture in the Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław. In 1997 graduated from Prof. Jozef Halas’ studio in painting. A member of the Union of Polish Artists and Designers. Works in painting and graphic design.

AWARDS:
2014: • Exhibition of the Year 2013 Award – granted by the Union of Polish Artists and Designers – for the exhibition “Oceanic Letter. Paintings inspired by poems of Tomasz Różycki”
2002: • Award of the Polish Pastellists Association, The First International Biannual Pastel Exhibition, Poland
2000: • 10th Art Exhibition “Egeria”, Poland
1998: • 3rd Autumn Salon of Art, Poland
1998: • 5th Polish Exhibition “Music in Painting”, Poland
1998: • The M.Ritter Award, 2nd National Biannual Pastel Exhibition, Poland
1998: • The 3rd Prize, 2nd National Biannual Pastel Exhibition, Poland

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS:
2015:• Gallery Lindenau, Gdansk, Poland; 2014: • The Danish Cultural Institute – exhibition presented in connection with the official visit of HRH The Crown Princess Mary Elisabeth to Poland; • E.ON, Malmö, Sweden (with Weibull’s Kunstgalleri);
2013: • “Ocean Letter. Paintings inspired by poems of Tomasz Różycki”, Galeria Platon, Wrocław, Poland
2012: • Galeria Miejska, Wrocław, Poland – art project with Danish poet Jens Fink-Jensen (exhibition was part of the festival Museum Night in Wrocław), under the auspicies of The Royal Danish Consulate and in cooperation with The Danish Cultural Institute • Danish Cultural Institute, Warsaw, Poland, exhibition of a series of paintings inspired by the poems of Jens Fink-Jensen • Olga Santos Galeria, Oporto (Porto), Portugal (exhibition together with Andrzej Borkowski) • Galerie Bram – Hobro, Denmark • Galleri Uggerby, Lønstrup, Denmark
2011: • Rudersdal Rådhus, Holte, Denmark (with Weibull’s Kunstgalleri) • Galeria Szalom, Kraków, Poland
2010: • Royal Danish Embassy, Warsaw, Poland • Galeria Miejska, Wrocław, Poland • Danish Cultural Institute, Warsaw, Poland: “Light years”, exhibition of a series of paintings inspired by the poems of Henrik Nordbrandt (accompanied by an album collection of paintings and selected work by Nordbrandt) • Nordalia (Festival of Nordic Culture in Silesia), City History Museum, Katowice, Poland • Zamkowa Gallery, Lubin, Poland • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark
2009: • Gallery M Odwach, Wrocław, Poland • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark
2008: • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • Zamkowa Gallery, Wrocław, Poland • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • Cafe Druen & Bønnen (with Galerie Bram), Odense, Denmark, exhibition connected with release of the art book “Perfekte Brudstykker” (poems by Claus Juel, paintings by Kasia Banas)
2006: • Gallery M Odwach, Wrocław, Poland • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • Gallery M Odwach, Wrocław, Poland
2005: • Betweenthesenses Gallery, Oleśnica, Poland
2003: • C. Gallery, Poland
2001: • Abakus Gallery, Poland
2000: • Galeria Miejska, Oleśnica, Poland
1999: • “En Bloc”, Ludwig Maximilian Universitat, Munich, Germany
1998: • Painting, Zamkowa Gallery, Poland • Painting, Fraczkiewicz Gallery, Poland
1997: • Na Odwachu Gallery, Wrocław, Poland • Abakus Gallery, Wrocław, Poland
1996: • Abakus Gallery, Wrocław, Poland

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2014: • Galeria Lindenau, Gdańsk, Poland; • Codan Forsikring (with Weibull’s Kunstgalleri), Denmark
2013: • RING Art Fair (with Galeria Platon), Wroclaw Contemporary Museum, Poland; • Atelier Klint, Sylt
2012: • Warsaw Art Fair (with Galeria Platon), Zamek Królewski (Arkady Kubickiego), Warsaw, Poland • Galeria Krabbe, Frigiliana (Malaga), Spain • Olga Santos Galeria, Oporto (Porto), Portugal • Codan Forsikring (with Weibull’s Kunstgalleri), København, Denmark • Sounds of Young Art – Filharmonia Wrocławska/Galeria Platon, Poland • Art Herning (with Galerie Bram), Herning, Denmark • Galleri Uggerby, Lønstrup, Denmark • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • BRF Kredit (with Weibull’s Kunstgalleri), Kongens Lyngby, Denmark
2011: • Warsaw Art Fair (with Galeria Platon), Warsaw, Poland • Art Herning (with Galerie Bram), Herning, Denmark • Olga Santos Galeria, Oporto (Porto), Portugal • Galeria M, Wrocław, Poland (The International Museums’ Night) • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • “Summer in the city! Enjoy art!”, Galeria Platon, Wrocław, Poland • Galleri Uggerby, Lønstrup, Denmark • Exposición de Art Postal, Galería Krabbe – Frigiliana (Malaga) Spain • Galleria d’Arte Buffone, Gagliano Aterno (AQ), Italy • Weibull’s Kunstgalleri, Vedbæk, Denmark
2010: • Galería Krabbe, Málaga, Spain • Museum of City Trogir and Palace Milesi, Split, Croatia • Art Herning (with Galerie Bram), Herning, Denmark • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark
2009: • Galerie Bram, Hobro, Denmark • Weibull’s Kunstgalleri, Vedbæk, Denmark • Hillerød Kunstmesse, Denmark • Art Herning (with Galerie Bram), Herning, Denmark
2008: • Museum of City Trogir, Croatia • Palace Milesi, Split, Croatia • The Brick Lane Gallery, London, England • Hillerød Kunstmesse (with Galerie Bram), Hillerød, Denmark • Art Herning (with Galerie Bram), Herning, Denmark
2007: • Hillerød Kunstmesse, Hillerød, Denmark
2006: • “Gardens”, Gallery BWA, Ksiaz Castle, Poland • 3rd International Biannual Pastel Exhibition, Poland and Rotterdam, Holland
2005: • “The Art of Love“, Oxo Gallery and Bargehouse, London, England
2004: • BWA Gallery, Wrocław • Galeria Miejska, Czestochowa, Poland • Egeria, Modern Art Gallery, Poland • 12th Art Exhibition “Egeria”, Gallery of Modern Art, Poland • 2nd International Biannual Pastel Exhibition, BWA Gallery, Poland
2003: • International Biannual Pastel Exhibition, Galerie Kralingen, Rotterdam, Holland
2002: • 2nd International Biannual of Miniature, OPK Gallery, Poland • The First International Biannual Pastel, BWA Gallery, Poland
2001: • 4th Exhibition of Young Painting and E. Geppert Competition, BWA Gallery, Wrocław, Poland
2000: • The International Biannual of Miniature, OPK Gallery, Częstochowa, Poland • 10th Art Exhibition “Egeria”, Gallery of Modern Art, Ostrów Wielkopolski, Poland • 3rd National Biannual Pastel Exhibition, BWA Gallery, Nowy Sącz, Poland
1999: • Aqua Fons Vitae, BWA Gallery, Bydgoszcz, Poland
1998: • Arsenał Gallery, Wrocław, Poland • 2nd National Biannual Pastel Exhibition, BWA Gallery, Nowy Sącz, Poland • 17th Festival of Polish Modern Painting, ZPAP Kierat Gallery, Szczecin, Poland • The National Exhibition of Young Painters, Galeria Miejska, Legnica, Poland • 3rd Autumn Salon of Art, BWA Gallery, Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski, Poland • 9th Art Exhibition “Egeria”, Gallery of Modern Art, Ostrów Wielkopolski, Poland • 5th Polish Exhibition “Music in Painting”, Obok Gallery, Tychy, Poland
1997: • 2nd Autumn Salon of Art, BWA Gallery, Poland • International Art Exhibiotion “Bielska Jesien”, BWA Gallery, Poland • Artists from Wrocław, Pod Plafonem Gallery, Wrocław, Poland
1996: • Hałas and his students, W Pasażu Gallery, Wrocław, Poland • Open air painting exhibition, Museum, Bystrzyca Kłodzka • Painting, Graphic and Sculp