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 - the side that has been suppressed due to interaction of culture, related conventionsincluding 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
Ars Universitatis Competition -Erich Lütkenhaus Award "Thepregnancy", Kalisz 22.02.2008
National College of Art and Design (Dublin, Ireland)