Pawel Mendrek. Artist, Academy Professor and Head of the Intermedia and Scenography Department at Academy of Fine Arts in Katowice. He practices visual arts, creates drawings and paintings with elements of collage. He is author of photographs, films as well curator of exhibitions and projects, including the Parallax project conducted with Chelsea College of Arts, the AFA in Katowice and the Mobile Art Lab research project. He exhibits internationally including solo and group shows at Ariadne Gallery, Kuenstlerhaus and Museum for Applied Arts in Vienna, Triangle & Cookhouse Gallery in London; Museum of Art, Taiwan; Kronika Gallery Bytom, Kunstraum B in Kiel and as well in the Mill & Short Gallery in San Francisco. With Malgorzata Szandala and Ewa Zasada he is a member of Travel Agency Art Collective that realises nomadic exhibitions and actions. Currently he is represented by the Loft Acht Gallery in Vienna, where he also lives.