Marlena Promna
painter, graduate of the E. Geppert Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław 2007 and the Jan Długosz Academy in Częstochowa in 2004; habilitated doctor in the field of visual arts in the discipline of fine arts; assistant professor at the Faculty of Painting at the E. Geppert Academy of Fine Arts in Wrocław in the Drawing Studio of Prof. Piotr Kielan; author of several individual exhibitions, realization of painting in architecture and participant of numerous group exhibitions in Poland and abroad; coordinator and curator of international art projects, workshops and exhibitions.


2021 Award of the Year 2020 for the Natural Garden exhibition, ZPAP Wroclaw
2017 Nomination for the Yuvenes Wratislaviae award, Wrocław Branch            
of the Polish Academy of Sciences, medal for academic achievements
2013, 2020 The Rector's Award, The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy of Art
and Design in Wrocław
2012 Art scholarship BBK Leipzig as a part of 6th Printmaking
2008 The Kalisz Centre of Culture and Arts Award at the 15th
National Fine Arts Exhibition Egeria, Ostrów Wielkopolski

Selected individual exhibitions

2022 Gardens. Reconstruction, Municipal Art Gallery in Częstochowa
2021 Stills, Kampus Hybernská, Prague, Czech Republic
2020 Natural Garden, Museum of Architecture in Wroclaw
2019 Barragán’s Garden, Kampus Hybernská, Prague, Czech Republic
2019 Prima Werdiura, Museum of Weaving in Kamienna Góra
2019 Forest Scenes, Gallery Valeč Castle, Czech Republic
2017 Next to each other – Garden 3, Katowice History Museum, Katowice
2016 Garden, painting installation, City of Stars Interdisciplinary Arts
Festival, Museum of Linen, Żyrardów
2016 Garden, painting installation, The Eugeniusz Geppert Academy
of Art and Design in Wrocław
2013 Fluoflora, painting exhibition, The Karol Lipiński Academy
of Music in Wrocław
2013 Intermedia Drawing, drawing and graphics exhibition, MAsh
Gallery, Remagen, Germany
2012 Carbonado, painting exhibition, Na Solnym Gallery, Wrocław
2010 The Man and the Contemporary City, painting exhibition,
Diocesan Museum, Opole
2009 Graphics – 4 openings, graphic exhibition, Culture and Art
Centre, Town Hall, Wrocław    
2007 Structural, diploma painting exhibition, City Gallery, Wrocław

Selected group exhibitions

2022 Melange of Contemporary Forms, Neon Gallery, The Geppert Academy of Art and Design in Wroclaw
2022 Dobrzaniecki i…, painting exhibition, Museum of Architecture in Wroclaw
2021 On Time, Nowa Huta Cultural Centre in Kraków
2021 The Luminosity of Nature, Centre of Contemporary Art in Toruń
2021 10th Triennal of Contemporary Polish Drawing, Muzeum Kresów w Lubaczowie
2019 Silence and sound, W. Lutosławski National Forum of Music
in Wrocław
2019 Credit, Runde Ecke Gallery, Dresden, Germany
2018 Limited Vision, Art Trace Gallery 2018, Tokyo, Japan
2018 Permeation,  Museum of the Academy of Fine Arts, Tianjin, China
2017 On the Run Description, The Art Academy of Latvia, Riga, Latvia
2016 The Young in a Museum. The Top Level, The National Museum
in Wrocław
2016 25th Festival of Polish Contemporary Painting, The Pomeranian
Dukes' Castle, Szczecin
2016 Artelerie 16, Ladislav Sutnar Faculty of Design and Art, Pilsen,
Czech Republic
2016 Wrocław now! Some faces of order, The National Art Museum
of Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova
2016 Wrocław now – all faces of chaos, Casa Matei Gallery,
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
2015 Wrocław Structuralism, Test Gallery, Warszawa
2015 Warszawa Centralna – Wrocław Główny, Salon Academy Gallery,
Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw
2015 Of painting off painting, Nonconformity Museum, Culture Centre
Pushkin Street 10, Petersburg, Russia
2015 Garden – Sketchbook, animation, The Wrong Biennale, Lampa
Gallery, Petersburg, Russia
2015 DerDieDas Innerste – Teil 2, Galerie im Stammelbach-Speicher,
Hildesheim, Germany
2014 What's left , Trafacka Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic
2014 Figurama 14, GASK, Kutna Hora, Czech Republic
2013 25 Years of AllerArt Gallery Exhibition, AllerArt Gallery,
Bludenz, Austria
2013 DerDieDas Innerste, Kunstlerforum, Bonn, Germany
2013 Artistic Paths, BWA, Legnica
2012 6th Printmaking Symposium, Thomas Franke Atelier
und Lithographie-Werkstatt, Leipzig, Germany
2012 Wonderful Place, The Polish Institute, Cvernovka Gallery,
Bratislava, Slovakia
2012 Space between us, City Hall, Wiesbaden, Germany
2012 Horizons, Museum of Photography, Goerlitz, Germany
2011 Board, Ring Gallery, Legnica
2011 AF, La Galleria Pall Mall, London, UK
2011 Co tu je, co tu neni, Oblastni Gallery, Liberec, Czech Republic
2011 Duo – international pairs of artists, BBK Gallery, Bonn, Germany
2011 Round – jubilee exhibition, ZPAP Wrocław, Arsenal, Wrocław
2010/2011 Marian Michalik 4th National Competition for Young
Painters, City Art Gallery, Częstochowa
2010 Image in Public Space 2nd International Competition,
Contemporary Art Gallery PROFIL CK Zamek, Poznań
2010 8th National Painting Biennial of Small Form, Wozownia Gallery,
2008 22th National Festival of Polish Contemporary Painting,
The Pomeranian Dukes' Castle, Szczecin
2008 Egeria 14th National Fine Arts Exhibition, Contemporary Art
Gallery, Ostrów Wielkopolski
2007 Promotions, BWA Legnica
2007 007 Graduates, the most interesting diploma works exhibition,
BWA, Wrocław
2006 International Triennial of Drawing, Museum of Architecture,
2006 Young Polish Print, Bunkier Sztuki, Kraków