About the author

ARTUR ŻURAWIK - a , artist, lawyer, graduate from the Faculty of Law and Administration at Jagiellonian University in Kraków. He has a doctorate degree in Law (and postdoctoral academic title). He also attended to the Mieczysław Karłowicz State Music School in Katowice. He was also a co-organiser of many exhibitions of the top Polish artisits in the "Obecna" Gallery in Jaworzno among others; Edward Dwurnik, Jacek Waltoś, Jacek Sroka, Stanisław Rodziński, Władysław Pluta, Jacek Rykała etc. He works in a studio in the vicinity of Ojców near Cracow.


  • (ex equo) winner of the 9th National Art Competition named after Vincent van Gogh in the painting category (only equivalent awards were granted) – Rybnik 2001,
  • honourable mention at the 13th Art Competition named after Paweł Wróbel – Katowice 2002,
  • honourable mention at ARS POPULI National Art Triennale– Cracow 2002,
  • honourable mention at the 11th National Art Competition named after Vincent van Gogh in drawing and graphics category – Rybnik 2003,
  • Polonia Television Grand Prix and Award named after Agnieszka Osiecka at the 24th Castle Gatherings in Olsztyn won with MUZYCZNA ARMIA ZACIĘŻNA group - 1997,
  • honourable mention won together with the same group at the Student Song Festival in Cracow in 1996.


  • Jaworzno Municipal Museum - January 2000
  • Cultural Centre Gallery in Rybnik - March 2000
  • "Mini Gallery" in Cracow – April 2000
  • Municipal Culture and Sports Centre Gallery in Jaworzno - August 2000
  • "Chamber Gallery" in Jaworzno - April 2002
  • "Borderline II" Gallery in Mysłowice – June - July 2003
  • "Chamber Gallery" in Jaworzno – March 2008


  • "European Masters of Modern Art" Biennale - Burgau, Austria – 14th April 2007 – 5th May 2007
  • Marziart Internationale Galerie - Hamburg, Germany - August 2008
  • "World Art Vision", Cancun, Mexico - December 2008
  • "World Of Imagination" Vol.2, APW Gallery, New York, USA - March 2009
  • "Barwy Polski w Rzymie", Roma, Italia - March 2009


  • "International Contemporary Masters 2009" - Santa Barbara, CA, USA, page 145
  • "European Masters of Modern Art" - EMMA 1007, Austria, page 107