Biography:

Born in the second half of the twentieth century. Graphic artist, cartoonist, caricaturist, illustrator. Graduated from the Jagiellonian University in Cracow and the Jan Kochanowski University in Kielce, Poland. Member of the Association of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK, Stowarzyszenie Polskich Artystów Karykatury). Musician and co-founder of Polish rock bands ‘Paul Litick’ and ‘Jedyna Maść’.

Author of hundreds of press, album and book publications. Mastermind behind numerous commercial projects. Presented works at various exhibitions all over the world.

Prizes and special mentions:

First International Competition of Caricatures CartoonSLO, Celje, Slovenia 2001 (Bronze Plaque Prize);
Thin Pen, Thick Line – Warsaw in Caricature, Cartoon Contest, Warsaw, Poland 2002 (Polish Television Prize);
Rooster Cartoon Contest, Oława, Poland 2002 (Prize);
12th Daejeon Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2003 (Special Mention);
Tuba Satyrica 2004 Cartoon Contest, Artus Court, Toruń, Poland 2004 (Special Mention);
13th Daejeon Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2004 (Third Prize);
BIRD2005 International Art Award, China 2005 (Special Mention);
14th Daejeon Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2005 (Special Mention);
Tuba Satyrica 2006 Cartoon Contest, Artus Court, Toruń, Poland 2006 (Special Mention);
Mushrooms 2009, Cartoon Contest, Widawa, Poland 2009 (Special Mention);
2nd Forum of Young Cartoonists, Warsaw, Poland 2009 (Polish Cartoonist Association Prize);
Opera and Ballet, Cartoon Contest, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland 2010 (Special Mention);
Funny Grunwald, Cartoon Competition to celebrate the 600th anniversary of the Battle of Grunwald, Malbork, Poland 2010 (Third Prize);
19th Daejeon Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2010 (Cover Cartoon Prize, Best Cartoon Prize);
Manufacture of Satire – Ideal City, 2nd Cartoon Contest, Żyrardów, Poland 2011 (Special Mention);
21st Daejeon Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2012 (Gold Prize);
Best of the Best 2012 – Cartoon of the Month & Cartoon of the Year Contest, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland 2012 (First Prize);
Politics in Caricature, Cartoon Contest & Exhibition in the Polish Parliament, Warsaw, Poland 2015 (Third Prize);
SICACO 2016 – The 5th Sejong Int’l Cartoon Contest, Korea 2016 (Achievement Award);

Main exhibitions:

2000:
2nd Convention of the Association of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK), Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / The Golden Smile, 2nd International Cartoon Exhibition, Belgrade, Yugoslavia / 5th International Cartoon Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia / 2nd Cartoon & Photos Undercover “Nightlife”, Belgium / Humorest 2000, 3rd Rocnik Bienale Mezinarodni Souteze Kresleneho Humoru, Hradec Kralove, Czech Republic / 18th International Humour Exhibition of Piaui, Brasil / 12a Biennale di Caricatura L’Arte Dell’ Umorismo Nel Mondo, Vercelli, Italy / 19eme Salon International Dessin de Presse et D’humour, Saint-Just-Le-Martel, France

2001:
“Stock Exchange, Stock Exchange…” Cartoon Exhibition on the 10th Anniversary of the Warsaw Stock Exchange, Warsaw, Poland / Individual Exhibition, Kielce Centre of Culture, Kielce, Poland / “Racists – Black and White”, a cartoon exhibition in Lublin, Poland / 6th International Cartoon Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia / “Connecting People”, Cartoon Exhibition Dedicated to Telekomunikacja Polska SA and Telecommunications, “On the Ladder” Gallery of Humour and Satire in Włocławek and Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / 18th Aydin Dogan International Cartoon Competition, Istanbul, Turkey / 3rd Cartoons & Photos Undercover “Nine To Five”, Belgium / 19th International Humour Exhibition of Piaui, Brasil

2002:
3rd Convention of the Association of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK), Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / Internationale Karikaturen-Biennale, Grafikatur, Lubben, Germany / Second East European Festival of Cartoons “Freedom and Journalism”, Ploesti, Romania

2003:
“From Europe to Europe” Cartoon Exhibition, Silesian Library, Katowice and Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / 5th International Biennale Cartoon Pisek, Czech Republic / 8th International Cartoon Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia / 23rd International Nasreddin Hoca Cartoon Contest, Turkey / Collective Exhibition of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK), Istanbul, Turkey / “EURO UNIfication” Cartoon Exhibition, Artus Court Centre of Culture, Toruń, Poland / “Satire-Blues” Cartoon Exhibition, Tarnobrzeg, Poland / 2. Internationalen Karikaturenfestival Feldkirchen, Austria

2004:
“Year in Boots” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, Myszków, Poland / “Satyricon” Cartoon Exhibition, Legnica, Poland / 24th International Nasreddin Hoca Cartoon Contest, Istanbul, Turkey / “Satire Weekend”, Graniak & Sobczak – Individual Exhibition, Ustka, Poland / “Poles in A Simple Portrait”, 1st Forum of Young Cartoonists, exhibition under the patronage of the Polish Minister of Culture, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / “Army Facetiae” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland

2005:
“Telemagic” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / Individual Exhibition in “2 Rooms” Club, Kielce, Poland / “Biskupin in the Eye of A Satire” Plain-Air Meeting and Exhibition, Archaeological Museum in Biskupin, Poland / 11th International Cartoon Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia / “Radio” International Cartoon Competition, Kożuchów, Poland

2007:
Individual Exhibition, Centre of Culture, Kamienna Góra, Poland / 27th International Nasreddin Hoca Cartoon Contest, Istanbul, Turkey / “20 Years of SPAK” Jubilee Exhibition of the Association of Polish Cartoonists, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland

2008:
Individual Exhibition, “On the Ladder” Gallery of Humour and Satire, Włocławek, Poland / “Samurai in Biskupin” Plain-Air Meeting and Exhibition, Archaeological Museum in Biskupin, Poland / 5th Convention of the Association of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK) “Poland, Score!”, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland

2009:
“The Devil Never Sleeps” – Papkinada 2009, Exhibition and Poster Design, Kołobrzeg, Poland / 6th Convention of the Association of Polish Cartoonists (SPAK) “I Saw a Great Film Yesterday” – Warsaw, Poland / 7th International Cartoon Contest “Karpik 2009” – Niemodlin, Poland / “Poles and Hungarians – Two Cousins” Plain-Air Meeting and Exhibition, Archaeological Museum in Biskupin, Poland / “Discover Your Universe”, National Cartoon Competition, Olsztyn, Poland / “Theatre”, National Exhibition of Caricatures and Satirical Drawings, RAMP Theatre Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland

2010:
“Manufacture of Satire – From Concept to Production” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, Żyrardów, Poland / 2nd Satirical Plain-Air Meeting of the “Bartnik”/”Beekeeper” Museum of Beekeeping, Cartoon Exhibition, Stróże, Poland / “Holidays in a Satire”, Mobile Cartoon Exhibition, Olsztyn, Mikołajki, Ryn, Biskupiec, Jedwabno, Olecko, Poland / “Rus Known and Unknown” Plain-Air Meeting and Exhibition, Archaeological Museum in Biskupin, Poland

2011:
“Pologne sur Loire” Exhibition of Polish Cartoonists, Centre Culturel Europeen, Nantes, France / “Politics and Politicians” Exhibition, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland

2012:
Best of the Best 2012 – Cartoon of the Year Exhibition, Museum of Caricature, Warsaw, Poland / Manufacture of Satire – Ideal City, 3rd Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, Żyrardów, Poland

2014:
International Caricature Competition On Human Rights, Turkey / “This Is Poland” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition, RAMP Theatre Gallery of Art, Warsaw, Poland / 34th International Nasreddin Hoca Cartoon Contest, Turkey / “All In Moderation” – Tuba Satyrica, 6th Cartoon Contest, Artus Court, Toruń, Poland

2015:
20th International Cartoon Exhibition, Zagreb, Croatia / “Politics in Caricature” Cartoon Contest and Exhibition in the Polish Parliament, Warsaw, Poland 2015