Tymek Borowski (born 1984, lives in Warsaw) is a painter, author of videos and digital images. His early works have been included in the “new surrealism” movement in Polish painting. Later, he moved to digital media and exploring the social role of the artist, using the common, international symbolic language of the Net. He’s also interested in mechanisms running the artworld.
He studied painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw at Professor Leon Tarasewicz’s studio (graduated in 2009). Between 2008 and 2012, he has been a cofounder of several art collectives, galleries and experimental design studio. He has received the VIEWS Deutsche Bank Foundation Audience Award (2013) and “Polityka” Passport Award (2016).