Hello!

My name is Paweł Franik. 
Born Feb, 22, 1991 in Knurow, a small town in the province of Silesia. Currently based in Warsaw, Poland. I studied film and photography in the WST in Katowice/Poland, where I graduated Master of Arts Degree. For me photography is something special, it allows me to hold moments in my hand. I especially like to shoot minimal scenes which nonetheless are dense with meaning, and hidden meanings in particular.  I specialize in photography, motion graphic design and film.

Commercial project:
ELLE magazine, Glamour, H&M, Velo, Alfa Romeo Italy, Sephora,

I am available for freelance work.
Interested in purchasing prints? Please contact me.

pawelfranikphotography@gmail.com
+48 502 715 918
AWARD
2016 - IMS Photo Contest - 3rd place
2016 - Grand Prize - GOLDEN ORCHID INTERNATIONAL ART FESTIVAL Pennsylvania 
2015 - Shortlist LEICA OSKAR BARNACK AWARD 
2015 - TIFF Festiwal DEBUTS - Distinction
2015 - VIII ART NAIF FESTIVAL - 1st place
2015 - PROJEKT PRZETWÓRNIA / DIGITAL CAMERA Distinction
2012 - AROUND THE ROCK FESTIVAL - 3rd place
2008 - PRZYRODA OJCZYSTA - 1st place

EXHIBITIONS
2017 - IMAGENATION, International Photo Expo - group exhibition. PARIS / FRANCE
2017 - KO-XV - group exhibition, KATOWICE / POLAND
2017 - NUCLEUS, Noorderlicht Photofestival, #showmeyourufo - group exhibition. GRONINGEN / NETHERLANDS
2017 - UFO Visual Lab, Krakow Photomonth - group exhibition. CRACOW / POLAND
2016 - ON HIS OWN - solo exhibition, Gliwice Museum, Czytelnia Sztuki, GLIWICE / POLAND
2016 - ARTYSTYCZNA PODRÓŻ HESTII, Museum of Modern Art in WARSAW / POLAND
2016 - ON HIS OWN - solo exhibition, Gallery 5, KATOWICE / POLAND
2016 - KO-IX - group exhibition, KATOWICE / POLAND
2015 - VIII ART NAIF FESTIVAL Scandinavia colors, KATOWICE / POLAND
2015 - HOUSE OF CULTURE - solo exhibition, KNUROW / POLAND
2015 - XII INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY - group exhibition RYBNIK / POLAND
2013 - URBAN ART ZABRZE - group exhibition, ZABRZE / POLAND
2009 - WIRE’S FACTORY - group exhibition,  GLIWICE / POLAND

INTERVIEWS
PRZEGLAD LOKALNY#22 / 2015 - press publication, article, interview / POLAND

PRESS
VOICE MAGAZINE #4, #5 - publication / POLAND

COLLECTIONS
Gliwice Museum - POLAND
Private collections - USA, POLAND, FRANCE, JAPAN

ARTICLES / PUBLICATIONS
BEHANCE - First page / INTERNATIONAL
CREATIVEBOOM.COM - Article, publication / UK
ATTENTIVEWEB.COM.AU - Publication / AUSTRALIA
MVMT PLANET – Article, publication / FRANCE
BLOGGOKIN.IT - Publication / ITALY
LAFOTOGRAFIA.MX - Publication / SPAIN
ALTERNOPOLIS.COM - Article, publication / SPAIN
NUNCALOSABRE.COM - Article, publication / SPAIN
VITAMINA.AL - Article, publication / ALBANIA
DESIGNGATE.CZ - Article, publication / CZECH REPUBLIC
FRESH FROM POLAND - Publication / POLAND
3F FUNDACJADLAFILMU I FOTOGRAFII - Artist profile / POLAND
PHOTOGRIST MAGAZINE - Article, publication / RUSSIA
DESIGN COLLECTOR - Article, publication / RUSSIA
FUNTEMA.RU - Publication /RUSSIA
2PHOTO.RU - Article,publication / RUSSIA

PICTORAMA.RU - Article, publication / RUSSIA
PHOTOISKUSSTVO.INFO - Article,publication / RUSSIA
FOTOJOIN.RU - Publication / RUSSIA
LETSFILM.ORG - Article, publication / CHINA
FOTOMEN.CN - Article, publication / CHINA
GIGCASA.COM - Article, publication / CHINA
ALADD.NET - Publication / CHINA
ART.IFENG.COM - Article, publication /CHINA
FLIPERMAG.COM - Publication / CHINA
SHPHO.COM - Article, publication / CHINA

G-PHOTOGRAPHY.NET - Article, publication / CHINA
PHOTO.POCO.CN - Article, publication /CHINA
MIMOSHOW.COM.AU - Article, publication / CHINA
WZAOBAO.COM - Article, publication / CHINA
YINGREN.CC - Article, publication /CHINA
YOKA.COM - Publication / CHINA
CROSS CONNECT MAGAZINE - Publication / INTERNATIONAL
KHOOLL.COM - Publication / INTERNATIONAL
DESIGN YOU TRUST - Article, publication / INTERNATIONAL
MATERIALICIOUS.COM - Publication /INTERNATIONAL
CRISPME.COM- Article, publication / INTERNATIONAL
MYFEEDLY.NET - Article, publication / INTERNATIONAL
BLAZEPRESS.COM - Article, publication / INTERNATIONAL
FFFFOUND.COM - Publication / INTERNATIONAL
ETC...

ALBUMS
ARTYSTYCZNA PODRÓŻ HESTII – finalist competition photo album
CZYTELNIA SZTUKI- "Paweł Franik, ON HIS ONW" - exhibition folder
XII INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF PHOTOGRAPHY in RYBNIK - photo album
AROUND THE ROCK – award winners photo album


© All pictures, movies, animations and graphics on this website by Paweł Franik, 2007
Please don’t use my artworks without permission.


ARTYSTYCZNA PODRÓŻ HESTII - Exhibition (Muzeum of Modern Art in Warsaw) and album of finalists.
Solo exhibition / project ON HIS OWN / GALERY 5 - Katowice, Poland
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