Tomek Baran

Born in 1985 in Stalowa Wola. Lives and works in Cracow. In 2010 he graduated with an MA in painting from the Cracow Academy of Fine Arts. He debuted in 2008 at the Campaigne for Revaluating Abstraction at F.A.I.T. Gallery in Cracow. He has shown his solo projects at Bunkier Sztuki in Cracow (2012), BWA Gallery in Olsztyn (2016), CCA in Ustka (2015), Platan Gallery in Budapest (2015) and Austrian Cultural Centre in Warsaw (2014), among others. He participated in numerous group exhibitions in Poland and abroad: XVIth International Painting Triennale ‘Nomadic Images’, Vilnius (2016); A pudding that endless screw agglomerates, Polish institute, Berlin (2016); Artists from Cracow. Generation 1980–1990, MOCAK, Cracow (2015); Czech - Polish Stars, Miroslava Kubik Gallery, Litomyśl, Czech Republic (2015); Mere Formality, Labirynt Gallery, Lublin (2015); For Me, Abstraction is Real, Boccanera Gallery, Trento (2015); Polish Art Today, Museum of Modern Art, Warszw (2014).

He received wards and scholarships: in 2016 'Young Poland' from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage, in 2012 Baran the award of recognition from Strabag ArtAward International, in 2010 he was participated in artist-in-residence program in Mountrouge, France.

Exhibitions in the gallery: Minus Painting, #808080, Tomek Baran, Peter Grzybowski. Malatura, Claustro

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Tomek Baran
Ellipsis 3, 2018, silicone, acrylic and enamel on canvas, 100 x 90 cm



Tomek Baran
#1b234a-21201e-e5e4ec, 2018, enamel, hammerite on canvas, 130 x 97 x 16 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2019, alkyd enamel and spray on polycarbonate board, 200 x 134 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2019, oil, bronze-shavings spray, enamel on canvas, 250 x 68 x 26 cm



Tomek Baran
#4e4a3e, 2019, oil, urethan-alkyd paint, lacquer on canvas, 90 x 190 x 3 cm



Tomek Baran
#546e58, 2018, urethane enamel on canvas, 120 x 108 x 5 cm



Tomek Baran
#b0a06c, 2018, enamel, bronze-shavings lacquer on canvas, 80 x 120 cm



Tomek Baran
#b55d8a (poliptych), 2018, alkid enamel, oil spray on canvas, 4x 52 x 34 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2019, bronze-savings lacquer, acrylic on canvas, 200 x 190 x 18 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2020, alkid enamel, spray, acrylic on canvas, 90 x 70 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
#f5f6f8, 2018, olej, spray z opilkami brazu, emalia, plotno, 60,5 x 60,5 cm



Tomek Baran
#23355d, 2019, spray z opilkami brazu, emalia, plotno, 150 x 115 cm



Tomek Baran
#c2c1c7, 2019, olej, emalia, plotno na plycie hdf, 40 x 60 x 3 cm



Tomek Baran
#66653d, 2018, emalia, spray, plotno, 75 x 75 cm



Tomek Baran
Ellipsis 4, 2018, silikon, akryl, emalia, plotno, 90 x 80 cm



Tomek Baran
#a0a0a2, 2018, emalia, plotno, 140 x 120 cm



Tomek Baran
#aaa559, 2018, enamel on canvas, 50 x 60 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2018, enamel on canvas, 118 x 88 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
#73654b, 2019, lakier, spray z opilkami brazu, plotno, 20 x 30 cm



Tomek Baran
Ochre black and white, 2017, enamel and acrylic on canvas, 40 x 45 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2017, enamel on canvas, 150 x 160,5 cm



Tomek Baran
Untitled, 2015, d1d1d1, mixed media on canvas, 180 x 123 cm



Tomek Baran
#86462c, 2016, enamel on canvas, 165 x 140 cm



Tomek Baran
#2c1b25 (diptych), 2014, left enamel on canvas, 180 x 133 x 6 cm, right: linen on wood, 126 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
#070c12, 2014, enamel on canvas, 204 x 115 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
#011f77, 2014, enamel on canvas on wooden stretcher, 200 x 90 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
#6f716e (dyptyk), 2014, enamel on canvas on wooden stretcher, 2x 200 x 80 x 4 cm



Tomek Baran
Inspiration 15, 2012, oil on canvas, 140 × 105 cm



Tomek Baran
Inspiration 14, 2012, acrylic on canvas, 150 × 115 cm



Tomek Baran
untitled, 2012, gouache on paper, 150 × 115 cm



Tomek Baran
untitled, 2012, gouache on paper, 150 × 115 cm