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Piotr Kachny

Piotr Kachny

About Piotr Kachny

Poland

Artist painter, photographer and draftsman

Biography

     Piotr Kachny was born in 1978 in Kluczbork (Poland)
He graduated from Adam Mickiewicz University in Pozna? (artistic and pedagogical department, diploma of painting ) and Natonal College of Art and Design ( Dublin)
  He paints dealing with artistic photography and photomontage . Besides, music, psychology , philosophy is also reflected in his art as an inspiration .
     Both in painting and photography he is interested in the human figure . He often uses images and photos of known persons as an excuse for building an image. The most important in the artworks is that what is very often invisible at first glance : emotions, feelings , state of mind , character ... In addition , the artworks show very often the sensual side of human being - t
he side that has been suppressed due to interaction of culture, related conventions  including education and upbringing.
   Moreover, all sorts of attitudes and patterns of social behavior are being explored in the artworks.

   He lives and works in Ostrów Wielkopolski

Awards

        Ars Universitatis Competition -  Erich Lütkenhaus Award "The  pregnancy", Kalisz 22.02.2008

Education

National College of Art and Design (Dublin, Ireland)

Adam Mickiewicz Universityof Pozna? (Poland)